Clotilde (about 474-545). This Christian Burgundian princess became the queen of the Franks by marrying Clovis, whom she helped to convert to Christianity. Legend has it that on the verge of losing the battle of Tolbiac, Clovis invoked Jesus and swore to convert if he won. She was canonized around 1550. Old manufacture of Gustave Vertunni, France, around 1935. Figurine in solid lead. Scale 55mm to the eye line. Overall height : 60 – 65mm. Rare.