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Lorenz Hutschenreuther Fine Porcelain Jar | Boy with Gold Ball | Gold Trim | Antique
This boy atop the porcelain jar is just impish. He has such a feeling of gaiety it is hard not to laugh when you look at him! Use this box on display. Keep your precious jewelry. A special place for safety deposit box keys or other important, small things. A very pretty box to get out for Christmas or Valentine's Day.
Created by the Lorenz Hutschenreuther Fine Porcelain company in Selb. Lorenz Hutschenreuther from Selb started producing porcelain figurines in 1917 thanks to buying the art division of Paul Muller. The mark on the bottom is consistent with the stamping used during 1919-1928 production.
In German, Lorenz Hutschenreuther Selb Abteilung Für Kunst art.
6.5L x 6.5W x 7H
There are no chips or cracks noted. This is a vintage antique and sold as is.
More about Lorenz Hutschenreuther:
The Hutschenreuther porcelain factory started production in 1814. It was established by Carolus Magnus Hutschenreuther in Bavarian town Hohenburg an der Eger. He employed artists craftsmen and sculptors from all over continental Europe. Hutschenreuther focused on quality and design.
Lorenz Hutschenreuther, Carolus’ son, opened in 1857 another porcelain factory in Bavarian town of Selb. The Selb factory was so well managed that it was able to compete with famous British porcelain brands. Lorenz and Carolus, son and father, were competitors and didn't cooperate.
Hutschenreuther from Selb started producing porcelain figurines in 1917 thanks to buying the art division of Paul Muller. The company continued acquisitions buying other German porcelain makers: Altrohlau, Arzburg and Tirschenreuth, Königszelt,Silesia. In 1969 even assets of Hohenburg Hutschenreuther factory were bought. The company was renamed Porzellanfabriken Lorenz Hutschenreuther AG Selb.