ORIGINALLY PURCHASED FOR $3,570
Larger adult male swan 18″ tall (Birds of Peace Figurine – see description below)
Smaller adult female swan 9 1/2″ tall
Boehm cygnet duckling swan on lily pad with bug 3 1/4″ tall
NOTE: small chip on reed at base of larger swan
Boehm Porcelain ‘Mute Swan’ Birds of Peace Figurine. Depicting a male Mute Swan. This figurine was conceived during a conversation between President Nixon, Mrs. Nixon, and Mrs. Edward Marshall Boehm in 1969. They wanted to create a symbol of peace for the world, and selected Mute Swans. Hallmarked on bottom 400-14. Boehm porcelain sculptures are recognized and appreciated worldwide. They are owned by U.S. Presidents, royalty, foreign heads of state, and museum collections worldwide. Boehm porcelain sculptures are featured in 137 museums worldwide, including the White House, the Vatican, the Smithsonian, and Buckingham Palace.