913 Antique Sevres Porcelain King Francois I Riding Horseback Sculpture Centerpiece

Rare example of an equestrian French authentic Sevres Porcelain Figure depicting King Francois I on horseback, mid to late Nineteenth Century. 

The King dressed in full period uniform holding the reins complete with sword and applied ormolu (removable) stirrups. Horse in plumes and caparison decorated in raised gilding of exceptional quality. The naturalistic rectangular porcelain base with similar decoration.  

Condition: Good condition for such early items, possibly never used, no restoration anywhere. Authentic SEVRES mark underneath. 

Height (entire as image one) 15" (38cm). Width (at base) 10.25" (26cm) Depth (at base) 6” (15cm)