A very large, impressive and rare Meissen Porcelain Model of an Eagle, circa 1880. It is finely engraved and then hand painted to create texture and realistic coloring. Naturalistically modeled perched on a tree-stump and rockwork base. The eagle sits perched upon it's tree stump alert, it's piercing yellow eyes gazing. Cobalt Blue Cross Swords Mark with incised model NO. 1773 and a pressnummer 51.