19th century Meissen hoopoe, estimated at $600-900 at Quinn’s Auction Galleries.

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Contents from the estate of Senator Albert J Beveridge (1862-1927) had remained in the family home in upper north-west Washington, DC.

This 12½in (31cm) 19th century Meissen hoopoe after an 18th century model by Kaendler has its original retailer paper label for Bing Jr & Co of Frankfurt. Estimate $600-900.