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Chelsea Gold Anchor Period Figure of a Colorful Musician

England Ca.1760

This is a personal favorite of mine. A musician leaning against a tree encircled with a floral vine. He is playing a small horn shaped instrument while keeping time on the tambourine that hangs from his wrist.

Price

$2,200

Condition

Excellent condition with normal restoration to leaf and flower tips. The restoration work is first rate.

Measurements

Height: 10.5"
Width/Length: 5"
Depth: 3.5"

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