What are the rarest Lladro?
Here are five of the most expensive Lladro figurines ever sold:
- A Grand Adventure – $64,350.
- 18th Century Coach – $57,200.
- Cinderella’s Arrival – $57,200.
- Flamenco Flair Woman – $7,720.
- The Fox Hunt – $6,500.
Should I keep Lladro boxes?
With a Lladro piece, if you look long enough, you will probably track down the missing pieces. If you have an idea that you might want to sell your Lladro at some time, keep your original boxes. This will also add to the perceived value of the pieces.
How can you tell a fake Lladro?
First, look at the bottom of the figurine. The porcelain should also be engraved with a logotype that looks similar to a blue bell or tulip, the name Lladro and will say “Made in Spain.” The logotypes have changed over the years but every example can be found on the official Lladro site (see Additional Resources).
How do you store Lladro figurines?
- Use a good sturdy large box and use plenty of quality filling, preferably polystyrene chips.
- If using the older type of original Lladro box make sure the figure is secured using the cardboard and tape, then fill with tissue paper (or another suitable soft filler).
How do you wrap a Lladro?
Simple pieces with no delicate parts, escpecially smaller ones, can be wrapped in bubble wrap. Place them in a box and cushion them with packing peanuts or paper. If you have a lot of figurines you may wish to pack 5-10 in a smaller box and pack several small boxes in a large shipping box.
How can you tell a real Lladro?
What is the difference between Lladro and Nao?
“Nao” is a separate line of figurines created by Lladro. Nao pieces are intended to be simpler and more modest in design than regular Lladro figurines. Typically, Nao pieces are less expensive.
What is the best way to sell Lladro?
The most common way to sell individual Lladro pieces is through online auctions. You can either go through a large auction website, like eBay, or look for one that specializes in Lladro and other porcelain figures. For best results, set a reserve price when you list an item.
How do you pack figurines for storage?
When moving or storing precious figurines, it’s important to properly protect them.
- Step 1: Clean the figurines and identify trouble spots as you go.
- Step 2: Wrap figurines in packing paper.
- Step 3: Use bubble wrap.
- Step 4: Pack in suitable boxes.
- Step 5: Label the boxes.
How do you pack and ship figurines?
Dolls, figurines, ceramics or glass
- Wrap each box or item individually in packing paper (or wrap unboxed figurines in Bubble Wrap®).
- Wrap boxes in Bubble Wrap, paying special attention to the corners and edges.
- Prepare a large box by placing a layer of crushed packing paper at the bottom to pad the box.
How do you pack a fragile statue?
For especially fragile works, consider double boxing the sculpture. Pack the first box as described, then prepare a second, larger box with packing materials lining the bottom. Insert the already-packed box containing the sculpture, and fill in any extra space with padding material.
Is there fake Lladro?
Since 1953, Lladro creations have continued to inspire and innovate. Collected worldwide, these luxurious figurines are always in demand. Occasionally, sellers will try to pass of a fake figurine as authentic.