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Standing Sailor & Flag
Stock No: 001044
Height: 13.5 Inches / 34 cm
Reference: Harding Book 1, Page 234, Fig 816
A lovely figure of an English sailor standing on a gilt lined base with his left arm to his side holding a flag, his right hand resting on his hip, wearing a hat, jacket, shirt, neckerchief, and trousers. To his side is a collum of forward-facing cannons set into a wall and to his feet a pile of cannonballs. This extremely rare figure is part of a triptych, its pair, a soldier in a mirror image and a centrepiece of two figures standing side by side as a group piece. This example is in excellent condition and was produced during the Crimean war c1854