The Gerold Porcelain Company was founded in 1904 and rose to prominence for it's Dresden-style figurines, as well as hand painted household decorative items, until it closed it's doors in 1997. Prior to 1937 it was known as Gerold Porzellan and from 1937-1960 as Gerold & Company.
This adorable figurine, circa early 1950's, portrays a young girl walking with a pair of grown geese and their three little goslings. The colors are a combination of soft variegated blues against the white, high glaze porcelain blank. The oval base measures 5 1/4" in length and 2 7/8" across; the figurine measures 6 3/4" in height. Marked with the Gerold back-stamp and "Made In Western-Germany", green mark 1949-1989. The omission of the hyphen between Western and Germany happened during the 1950's and afterward. There are no cracks, chips or repairs; near mint.
Bry's Antiques, an "ADOPTION AGENCY" for ANTIQUE & VINTAGE items to enjoy or give as gifts.
SHOP NOW for Christmas, do not wait until the last minute and miss that SPECIAL ITEM you have wanted all year.