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African Rootwood Carving of Wild Animals
An intriguing vintage African rootwood carving of wild animals circa 1930.
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Vintage 1930s Black Forest Animal Sculptures

African Rootwood Carving of Wild Animals
H 17.33 in. W 23.63 in. D 10.24 in.
Seri Ironwood Animal Sculptures of a Pelican and a Whale
Large Mexican seri ironwood hand carved sculptures of a pelican and a whale. Very nice polished heavy dark wood, circa 1970. Pelican: 13.5" x 3.75" x 6". Whale: 12" x 4" x 3.5". ...
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Mid-20th Century Mexican Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Malachite Elephant Carving
The malachite for this carving was sourced from the Congo where the finest quality of this mineral is currently found. Malachite from the 18th-19th century was also sourced from Russ...
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Early 2000s Congolese Other Animal Sculptures

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Malachite

Malachite Elephant Carving
H 4 in. W 2.5 in. D 6 in.
Malachite Elephant Carving
The malachite for this carving was sourced from the Congo where the finest quality of this mineral is currently found. Malachite from the 18th and 19th century was also sourced from ...
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Early 2000s Congolese Other Animal Sculptures

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Malachite

Malachite Elephant Carving
H 4 in. W 2.25 in. D 5 in.
Danish Moose Carving
Beautiful carving of a bull moose, Denmark, circa 1900. One ear has been reglued, but no other repairs.
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Antique Late 19th Century Danish Arts and Crafts Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Danish Moose Carving
H 12 in. W 13 in. D 5 in.
Lion Moose Antler Carving
Lion moose antler carving. Detailed moose antler carving of a lion, from Indonesia. This is a one of a kind object. The moose antler was sourced in North America and then sent to Asi...
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21st Century and Contemporary Indonesian Animal Sculptures

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Antler

Lion Moose Antler Carving
H 1.5 in. W 4 in. D 6 in.
Octopus Moose Antler Carving
Octopus moose antler carving. Detailed moose antler carving of an octopus, from Indonesia. This is a one of a kind object. The moose antler was sourced in North America and then sent...
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21st Century and Contemporary Indonesian Animal Sculptures

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Antler

Octopus Moose Antler Carving
H 4 in. W 2 in. D 6 in.
Large Malachite Lion Carving
The malachite for this carving was sourced from the Congo where the finest quality of this mineral is currently found. Malachite from the 18th and 19th century was also sourced from ...
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Early 2000s Congolese Other Animal Sculptures

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Malachite

Large Malachite Lion Carving
H 4.5 in. W 3 in. D 8.5 in.
Large Malachite Elephant Carving
The malachite for this carving was sourced from the Congo where the finest quality of this mineral is currently found. Malachite from the 18th and 19th century was also sourced from ...
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Early 2000s Congolese Other Animal Sculptures

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Malachite

Large Malachite Elephant Carving
H 4.5 in. W 3 in. D 8 in.
Inuit Soapstone Fish Carving
Inuit soapstone fish carving.
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Vintage 1960s Canadian Animal Sculptures

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Soapstone

Inuit Soapstone Fish Carving
H 9 in. W 12.5 in. D 3 in.
Very Large Malachite Panther Carving
The malachite for this carving was sourced from the Congo where the finest quality of this mineral is currently found. Malachite from the 18th and 19th century was also sourced from ...
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Early 2000s Congolese Other Animal Sculptures

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Malachite

Very Large Malachite Panther Carving
H 5 in. W 3.25 in. D 10.5 in.
Very Large Malachite Elephant Carving
The malachite for this carving was sourced from the Congo where the finest quality of this mineral is currently found. Malachite from the 18th and 19th century was also sourced from ...
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Early 2000s Congolese Other Animal Sculptures

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Malachite

Very Large Malachite Elephant Carving
H 7.5 in. W 5 in. D 10.5 in.
African Wood Carving of Antelope
Polychromatic African wood carving of antelope from the estate of Marie Casindas (1923 - 2017) American photographer.
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Antique 19th Century African Animal Sculptures

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Wood

African Wood Carving of Antelope
H 55 in. W 26 in. D 10 in.
Jet Carving of Hooded Cobra
Hand-carved, highly detailed jet carving of a hooded cobra. Jet is a semiprecious gemstone produced by high-pressure decomposition of wood from millions of years ago.
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Early 2000s Indonesian Animal Sculptures

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Stone

Jet Carving of Hooded Cobra
H 4.25 in. W 2.5 in. D 2.25 in.
Two Peter Giba Horse Carvings
By Peter Giba
Here are three brilliant, carved mahogany horse sculptures that display an uncanny talent for capturing the spirit of the animals. Carved with rare attention and expertise. Two model...
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20th Century American Sporting Art Animal Sculptures

Two Peter Giba Horse Carvings
H 12 in. W 11 in. D 4 in.
Group of Chinese Rose Quartz Carvings
By Unattributed
A group of Chinese rose quartz carvings 20th century Comprising of: A Chinese rose quartz censer and cover of octagonal form supported on three legs, flanked by a pair of animal m...
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20th Century Animal Sculptures

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Art Glass

Two Peter Giba Horse Carvings
By Peter Giba
Inspired mahogany show horse models captured in mid strut, carefully carved with loving attention by Peter Giba. Priced individually.  
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20th Century American Sporting Art Animal Sculptures

Two Peter Giba Horse Carvings
H 11 in. W 9 in. D 3 in.
Sea Lion Couple Moose Antler Carving
Sea lion couple moose antler carving. North American moose antler carving of a couple of sea lions. This is a one of a kind object. The moose antler was sourced in North America and ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Animal Sculptures

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Stone

Sea Lion Couple Moose Antler Carving
H 1.25 in. W 2 in. D 3 in.
19th Century Black Forest Carving
19th century walnut Black Forest carving of a eagle perched on a rock with a deer below, lovely crisp carving and fabulous quality, circa 1880.
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Antique 1880s Swiss Animal Sculptures

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Walnut

19th Century Black Forest Carving
H 22 in. W 8 in. D 8 in.
Monumental Brazilian Wood Carving of a Fish
By Unknown
Exquisite large scale Brazilian wood carving of a fish. Modern handworked exotic wood sculpture depicting a tropical or game fish in motion, mounted on a wood base.
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20th Century Brazilian Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Bald Eagle with Fish Moose Antler Carving
Bald Eagle with Fish Moose Antler Carving.  Detailed moose antler carving of a bald eagle holding a fish, from Indonesia. This is a one of a kind object. The moose antler was sourced...
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21st Century and Contemporary Indonesian Animal Sculptures

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Antler

Bald Eagle with Fish Moose Antler Carving
H 6.5 in. W 3.25 in. D 3.25 in.
North American Moose Antler Carving of Owl
Moose antler carving of a perched horned owl. Antler was sourced in North America, then sent to Asia for carving. Quality of ivory, but with sustainability, as the moose naturally sh...
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21st Century and Contemporary Indonesian Anglo-Indian Animal Sculptures

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Antler

North American Moose Antler Carving of Owl
H 4.25 in. W 3 in. D 1.5 in.
Black Forest Wood Carving of a Mountain Goat
A charming small ‘Black Forest’ wood carving of a mountain goat and her kids.  
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Antique 1890s Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Black Forest Wood Carving of a Mountain Goat
H 10.63 in. W 9.06 in. D 5.91 in.
Black Forest Wood Carving of an Ibex
An imposing ‘Black Forest’ wood carving of an Ibex, standing on a rocky outcrop with realistically carved ribbed antlers and rippling fur.
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Antique 1880s Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Black Forest Wood Carving of an Ibex
H 39.77 in. W 20.87 in. D 12.6 in.
19th Century Black Forest Bear Carving
19th century carving of a bear climbing a tree. It is hand-carved and has wonderful detail and glass eyes.
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Antique 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

19th Century Black Forest Bear Carving
H 14.75 in. W 8.25 in. D 7.25 in.
Small Black Forest Wood Carving of a Shepherd
A small ‘Black Forest’ wood carving of a shepherd wearing a sheepskin cloak and blowing a Horn, with mountain goats at his feet, stamped SR with a paper label, indistinct ‘Brugger,...
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Antique 1890s Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

American Carving of a Winged Bird and a Serpent
Nicely carved in distressed old white paint. Possibly from a mirror.
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Antique Early 19th Century American American Colonial Animal Sculptures

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Wood

North American Moose Antler Carving of a Humpback Whale
Detailed moose antler carving of a humpback whale, from Indonesia. This is a one of a kind object. The moose antler was sourced in North America and then sent to Asia for carving. Qu...
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21st Century and Contemporary Indonesian Grand Tour Animal Sculptures

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Antler

North American Moose Antler Carving of Hammerhead Shark
Detailed moose antler carving of a hammerhead shark, from Indonesia. This is a one of a kind object. The moose antler was sourced in North America and then sent to Asia for carving. ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Indonesian Grand Tour Animal Sculptures

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Antler

Large North American Moose Antler Carving of Turtle
Detailed and large moose antler carving of a turtle, from Indonesia. This is a one of a kind object. The moose antler was sourced in North America and then sent to Asia for carving. ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Indonesian Grand Tour Animal Sculptures

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Antler

Monumental Brazilian Wood Sculpture Carving of a Tropical Fish
Monumental Brazilian wood sculpture carving of a tropical fish. Exquisite large scale Brazilian wood carving of a fish. Modern hand worked exotic wood sculpture depicting a tropical ...
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Mid-20th Century Brazilian Animal Sculptures

Indian Marble Carving of Ganesha, Remover of Obstacles
White marble carving of the elephant headed Hindu God Ganesha, circa 1900. With traces of old paint, it now has a rich honey patina from years of devotees touching the surface. Shown...
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Early 20th Century Indian Anglo-Indian Animal Sculptures

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Marble

Antique Black Forest Chicken Family Carving, circa 1900
A nice hand carved wooden statue of a chicken family with cock, hen and some chicks. A very detailed woodcarving manufactured most probably in France circa 1900 Measures: Width 11...
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Antique Late 19th Century German Rustic Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Malachite Carving in the Form of a Bear Midcentury
By Unknown
Swirls of rich malachite are carved in to the shape of a bear. He will be a stunning addition to your collectibles.
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Mid-20th Century Zambian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Malachite

Very Large Antique Bear Carving from the Black Forest
A very large Black Forest carving of a bear Constructed using linden wood, the animal naturalistically carved, and with colored highlights and glass eyes. Brienz, circa 1890 B...
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Antique Late 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

‘Black Forest’ Linden Wood Carving of a Pair of Falcons
A fine ‘Black Forest’ linden wood carving of a pair of falcons, one shown perched on a rock looking outwards while another balances above with wings outstretched, the wood stained an...
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Antique 1890s Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

American Folk Art Limestone Carving Snake, Shield and Stump
By Unknown
Detailed American Folk Art limestone carving of a rattle snake wrapped around a tree stump and shield or coat of arms, circa 1870. Found in Tennessee. A very nice heavy and solid piece.
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Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Animal Sculptures

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Limestone

19th Century Black Forest Carving of an Ibex
19th century walnut Black Forest carving of an ibex standing on a plinth in the shape of a rock, lovely quality carving and in excellent condition, circa 1880.  
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Antique 1880s Swiss Animal Sculptures

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Walnut

Midcentury Minimalist Buffalo Carving / Sculpture in Walnut by Alan Middleton
By Alan Middleton
A very cool midcentury Minimalist buffalo carving in walnut signed by Canadian artist Alan Middleton, circa 1960s.
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Mid-20th Century Canadian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

Monumental and Striking ‘Black Forest’ Walnut Carving of an Eagle
A monumental and striking ‘Black Forest’ walnut carving of an eagle perched on a toppled shield, E Binder Shown with outstretched wings and the head turned to the right, the talo...
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Walnut

Very Detailed and Large North American Moose Antler Carving of Eagle
Very detailed and large moose antler carving of an eagle, from Indonesia. This is a one of a kind object. The moose antler was sourced in North America and then sent to Asia for carv...
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21st Century and Contemporary Indonesian Grand Tour Animal Sculptures

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Antler

Early 19th Century Antique Wooden Lion on Red Ball Carving
By Unknown
This is a unique early 19th century wooden carving depicting a stylized lion in black distressed paint, posed rampant on a red ball. Noticeable detailing to the lion’s mane, upturned...
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Antique Early 19th Century French Animal Sculptures

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Wood, Paint

Soapstone Inuit Sculpture Carving, Bird at Rest, E-Numbered for Carver I.D
By Unknown
Soapstone Sculpture Carving, Inuit bird at rest, e-numbered for Carver I.D. The bird measures 6 1/2"-inches long x 4 1/4"-inches high x 2 1/2"-inches deep. (Please see...
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Mid-20th Century Canadian Other Animal Sculptures

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Soapstone

Large Hand Carved Solid Wood Koi Fish Carving Sculpture Figure Blue Painted
Large 46" hand carved solid wood Koi fish carving sculpture figure blue painted. Item features solid wood construction, distressed finish, nicely carved details, quality craftsmanshi...
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Early 20th Century Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Vintage Hand Carved Decorative Gourd from South America
Vintage hand carved gourd from South America. Very well carved, with detailed carving showing animals and village life. The pattern flows very well around the gourd. In good condi...
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20th Century Peruvian Sculptures and Carvings

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Natural Fiber

Pair of Mid-19th Century Carved Temple Corbels with Animals and their Young
This splendid pair of hand-carved temple architectural beam supports was made in China in the mid-19th century. The detailed carving features a pleasant scene with two animals possib...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Animal Sculptures

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Wood, Wood, Wood

Stunning Big Rabbit Handmade Hand Painted Master Artisan Eva Fritz-Lindner
Tall old handmade and hand painted rabbit sculpture handcrafted and hand painted in beautiful colors by the master artist Eva Fritz-Lindner. A few of a kind master work. Designer/...
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Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Sculptures and Carvings

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Ceramic, Pottery

Noche Crist Romanian Female Nude Clear Resin Sculpture, 1970
By Noche Crist
One of a kind nude sculpture by Noche Crist (1909-2004). Noche Crist was an American artist born in Romania. Sculpture is made from polyester resin. Catalogue of an exhibition in 200...
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Vintage 1970s American Sculptures and Carvings

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Resin, Acrylic, Lucite

Flute Player Master Work Sculpture Hand-Painted by Eva Fritz-Lindner
Inolee flute player- A master work sculpture designed and hand-painted by Eva Fritz-Lindner This is a creative handmade, hand-painted and hand glazed sculpture of a flute player na...
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Mid-20th Century German Sculptures and Carvings

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Ceramic, Pottery

Lobster Man Master Work Sculpture Hand-Painted by Eva Fritz-Lindner
Lobster Man Master Work Sculpture Hand Painted by master designer Eva Fritz-Lindner Likely unique. This is a wonderful handmade, hand-painted and hand glazed sculpture of Lobs...
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Mid-20th Century German Sculptures and Carvings

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Ceramic, Pottery

Japanese Old & Unusual Hippopotamus Hand Carved Wooden Gem, Ainu People
From our Japanese Acquisitions Travels An elusive wooden carving Japanese seldom found fine old handmade and hand carved wooden carving of a hippopotamus, crafted in cryptomeri...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Large Japanese Vintage Hand Painted Monkey Sculpture
Japan, a fine large scale handmade and hand painted friendly seated monkey ceramic sculpture crafted in Japan's famous Oribe green glaze. The handsome and friendly faced ceramic a...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Sculptures and Carvings

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Ceramic, Pottery

Carved Sandstone Jain Family Group, 6th-7th Century, Uttar Pradesh, India
A fine and rare Indian carved sandstone stele of a Jain family group, Sarnath style, early Indian Medieval period, 6th-7th century, Uttar Pradesh, India. Carved from a single bloc...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Indian Medieval Sculptures and Carvings

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Sandstone

Copper Bronze Dragon
A fine example of Han Dynasty style animal sculpture. The five-clawed dragon has one front talon open in pursuit of its subject, while the other three are firmly planted on the groun...
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20th Century Chinese Han Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze, Copper

Copper Bronze Dragon
H 4 in. W 6 in. D 2 in.
Pi Xiu Lions, Pair, Feng Shui Tool, Doorstop, Paperweight
A pair of large, hefty bronze Pi Xiu statues. These mythical animals are the Chinese treasured money beast who is believed to bring and hold wealth. Beautiful gilding highlights the ...
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20th Century Chinese Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

Pair of Antique Bronze Beasts, Paperweights
A pair of substantial bronze Pi Xiu beasts. These animals are mythical beasts believed to bring and keep wealth and good fortune. The artistry and craftsmanship is fantastic, depicti...
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2010s Sculptures and Carvings

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Bronze

Pair of Antique Bronze Beasts, Paperweights
H 3.5 in. W 9.25 in. D 3.25 in.
Chinese Carved Stone Monkey Totems
A pair of intriguing and delightful carved sandstone monkey totems from Yunnan, China. Each TOTEM featuring two monkeys, a smaller monkey resting upon the back of a larger one. Port...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings

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Sandstone

Chinese Carved Stone Monkey Totems
H 14.25 in. W 4.25 in. D 5.5 in.
Japan Fine Antique Snake Zodiac Handmade and Hand-Painted Ceramic Sculpture
Mint, Signed and boxed Japan, a fine handmade and hand-painted Snake Zodiac on drum ceramic sculpture- an unusual motif on Japanese ceramics. The ceramic animal has finely detailed...
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20th Century Japanese Showa Sculptures and Carvings

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Ceramic, Pottery

Pair of Vintage Blanc de Chine Figures of Guanyin Riding an Elephant and Lion
A lovely pair of Chinese Blanc de Chine figures of Guanyin (Avalokiteshvara) seated upon animals, Republic Period, circa 1930s. Guanyin, the Bodhisattva of mercy and compassion is p...
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Vintage 1930s Chinese Chinoiserie Sculptures and Carvings

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Porcelain

Japanese Wood Netsuke of a Hare by Masanao, 19th Century
The hare is shown seated, its head raised and turned to the left, its forelegs outstretched and one hind leg forming the himotoshi. Ever present in Japanese folklore, and one of the...
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

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