Meissen, designed around 1876, male cook made 19th cent., female cook made after 1973. Porcelain with underglazed blue painting. Crossed swords marks, cook with model no. 'K 116', female cook with model no. '73048'. Crossed swords marks (female cook with 2 incised lines). Minute chips. H. 14 cm. - German sculptor and modeller, educated at the Dresden Art Academy, 1849-1886 chief designer at the Meissen manufactory, one of the most productive modellers of historism.