Piano babies were popular in the early 1900’s they were created to keep fabric and shawls in place on top of the pianos, they make beautiful collectibles.
This pair of Antique Carl Schneider Piano Babies they are adorable. The detail on the pair is amazing, the boy and girl both have blonde hair with sweet expressions. The two are laying upright smiling with rosy cheeks wearing similar dressing gowns with tiny bottoms and ribbons the girl is wearing a little bonnet with a bow. The pieces are incised hallmark and the number 7121; they are stamped in red with 59.
According to the hallmarks this incised mark was unitized between 1875 until 1879
This pair is a great find perfect to add to a collection or start one today. They could sit at opposite ends of the piano, on the mantle, shelf or curio to add the perfect charm to any space.
Condition, Very Good, free of chips or cracks some tiny spots and roughness on the base from sitting.
Measurements: 3 ¾” Tall x 7 ¼” Long x 3 ¼” Deep