Vintage Goebel Mallard Ducks Figurine, Drake and Hen,1976 Collectible
Vintage Goebel Mallard Ducks Figurine, 1976 collectible. A Drake and Hen sit cozily side by side. The Mallards are realistically glazed with shades of blue grey, brown, caramel, deep green, gold and black. They are in excellent condition. They recall stories of nature and wildlife by the pond. A great gift for Father's Day, a Nature lover or just someone who collects ducks or Goebel. You may have the perfect spot for them; perched on a stack of books on an end table, on a shelf, or a windowsill, wherever they are they add a touch of quiet serenity.
This vintage duck figurine measures 6.5"w x 2 3/4"H and about 4 inches deep at the deepest part. It is marked in the ceramic under the glaze with the 32 018-06 and date of 1976. There is a blue Goebel W Germany mark as well on the bottom. There is also a small round label that is still attached from a store- Rose Marie's with a handwritten price of $22.50 and a reference number 63. That would be about $93.00 today!
This Goebel figurine is in excellent condition, but a tip of the Drakes tail feather feels a bit rough in one tiny spot, not sure if this is manufacturing flaw or very,very slight chip. There is also a loose piece of porcelain inside which has you can hear roll around if you shake the ducks. I do not feel that either of these detract from the beauty of this fine porcelain figurine from the renowned Goebel company.
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