MEISSEN PORCELAIN MYTHOLOGICAL FIGURE GROUP, H 16 1/2", W 11", NEPTUNE WITH NEREID:Modeled as Neptune standing within a shell base, a Nereid, possibly his wife Salacia, stands beside him; the unglazed base is marked with blue crossed swords (see additional photo). Measures H.16 1/2" x 11" x 7". From the collection of Dr. Marion Scott and Ann Scott, Grosse Pointe Shores.
Neptune lacks trident in his right hand, his right thigh shows a repair as does the wreath in his left hand; her right hand has been repaired; the pup at the base has a chipped claw; the shell-form base with restoration. See additional photos. There is a chip to the front point on the crown and some old repairs to the crown.