Property from the Estate of J. Reynolds II
A set of twelve German ivory-mounted sterling silver historical figures
probably Hanau, first half 20th century
Each naturalistically modeled, on integral "jeweled" bases, comprising: Philip I, Duke of Burgundy; Maria, Duchess of Burgundy; Arthur, King of Brittany; Theodoric the Great, King of the Ostrogoths; St. George; St. Hubertus; The Pied Piper of Hamelin; St. Joan of Arc; Till Eulenspiegel, the merry prankster; a Hessian soldier; Richard I, the Lion Heart, King of England; and a falconer, total gross weight approximately 55 oz troy.
height of largest 6 1/4in (16cm)