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SEVEN NEAPOLITAN CRECHE FIGURES

Two angels, putto on stand, two dogs, a sheep, and a family of chickens on base, each painted terra cotta, Naples, Italy, 18th c.; Angels: 11" x 4" x 7" Note: Over two hundred 18th c. Neapolitan crèche figures are displayed each Christmas at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art.


Sale Price: $1,625

Estimate: $1,600 - $2,200


Condition Report

Repair to leg of one dog, sheep missing an ear, one angel with losses to three fingers. Minor chipping and losses to wings of each angels.

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