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Large Carved Standing Black Forest Bear, Brienz, circa 1930
Located in Berghuelen, DE
an antique finely carved Black Forest begging bear, brienz, circa 1930. Measures: width: 7.48" (19cm) height: 19.69" (50cm) depth: 13.19" (33.5cm).
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Antique Hand Carved & Great Condition Swiss Black Forest Bear Book Rack Bookends
Located in Lisse, NL
Late 19th century Black Forest books rack with folding bear bookends. This handcrafted and very decorative bookstand with sliding and folding bookends is totally original and in per...
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Antique Late 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Bookends

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Wood

Black Forest Carved Bears Smokers Table Stand with Brass Ashtray, circa 1890s
By Black Forest
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
Very stylish Black Forest wood smokers stand, circa 1890. The stand is topped with three realistically carved bears and has a brass ashtray. The two bears at the front are hinged and...
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Antique 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Side Tables

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Wood

Hand Carved Nutwood Swiss Black Forest Bear Table Stand with Hinging Head
Located in Lisse, NL
Rare, top-quality carved and excellent condition Black Forest table. If you are a collector of rare, top quality carved and highly decorative Black Forest bear antiques then this fi...
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Antique Late 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Table Lamps

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Glass, Nutwood

German Black Forest Carved Bear Umbrella Stand
By Black Forest
Located in Salt Lake City, UT
A very fine, carved linden wood Black Forest umbrella stand in the form of a bear carved in round with an open mouth and inset glass eyes. The base is carved with an integral drip pan.
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Early 20th Century German Black Forest Umbrella Stands

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Glass, Wood

Black Forest Carved Bear and Eagle Hall Tree
By Black Forest
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Swiss carved hall tree with bear having basket on arm for a "catch all". Mirror and eagle finial. Exceptional piece of Black Forest and quite the eye catcher in the Gallery. Perio...
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Antique Early 1900s Swiss Black Forest Antiquities

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Wood

19th Century Black Forest Carved Bear Chair
By Black Forest
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Black Forest Swiss carved chair having bear on fallen log. Carved bear on lifting seat which once had a music box. Part of the Brienz collection plate 26. Origin: Swiss Period: ...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chairs

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Wood

19th Century Black Forest Carved Bear Chair
By Black Forest
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Black Forest Swiss carved chair having bear on fallen log. Carved bear on lifting seat which once had a music box. Part of the Brienz collection plate 26. Origin: Swiss Period: L...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chairs

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Wood

Black Forest Carved Swiss Entry Table with Bears
By Black Forest
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Swiss Black Forest carved entry or hall table with two smiling standing bears holding a log over their shoulders as front legs. Tabletop surrounded by carved pine logs. Carved by mas...
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2010s Swiss Black Forest Side Tables

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Pine

Black Forest Carved Swiss Entry Mirror with Climbing Bears
By Black Forest
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Large Swiss entry or hall mirror with climbing bears both sides and pine boughs with pine cones at top and bottom. Carved by Swiss master carver Bernhard Amend. Heavy beveled mirror....
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2010s Swiss Black Forest Mirrors

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Other

Rustic Black Forest Carved Bear Humidor
Located in New York, NY
Rustic Black Forest (19th Cent) carved walnut humidor in the shape of a bear figure standing near tree stump (with ashtray and covered container)
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Antique 19th Century European Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Walnut

  • Rustic Black Forest Carved Bear Humidor
  • Rustic Black Forest Carved Bear Humidor
  • Rustic Black Forest Carved Bear Humidor
  • Rustic Black Forest Carved Bear Humidor
H 12.75 in. W 10 in. D 6.75 in.
19th Century 'Black Forest' Carved Bear Bench
Located in London, GB
A superb carved 'Black Forest' bench Constructed in carved Lindenwood, the seat supported by two free-standing bears with lovely patination and glass inset eyes; the frame of the ...
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Antique 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

  • 19th Century 'Black Forest' Carved Bear Bench
  • 19th Century 'Black Forest' Carved Bear Bench
  • 19th Century 'Black Forest' Carved Bear Bench
  • 19th Century 'Black Forest' Carved Bear Bench
H 37.5 in. W 64 in. D 20.5 in.
19th Century Black Forest Carved Bear
Located in Martlesham, GB
19th century Black Forest carved bear, hand carved from walnut, the bear is in a standing position with it’s arms up, the carving is standing on a wooden base, lovely detail and in e...
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Antique 1880s Swiss Animal Sculptures

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Walnut

Early 19th Century Black Forest Carved Bear with Basket
Located in Stamford, CT
Early 19th century Black Forest carved bear with the basket. Basket size: 18.00 inches width x 16.00 inches depth x 18.00 inches height.  
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Antique 19th Century Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

19th Century Black Forest Carved Bear Hall Stand, Three Bears Coat Stand
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
This is a very impressive piece dating from the turn of the 19th century, carved in the Black Forest we have three bears, the mother bellowing from below, to the largest cub who has ...
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Antique Late 19th Century German Black Forest Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Antique Black Forest Carved Bear Hall Chair Armchair, 19th Century, circa 1875
Located in Longdon, Tewkesbury
Antique Black Forest carved bear hall chair armchair, 19th century, circa 1875 Magnificent Swiss 19th century Black Forest carved bear hall chair circa 1875, the bear standing on ...
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Antique 1870s Swiss Black Forest Lounge Chairs

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Wood

Black Forest Carved Bear Liquor Tantalus Stand and Wine Decanter Set, circa 1895
Located in Evergreen, CO
Looking very pleased with himself, this whimsical, Black Forest bear carries a wicker basket with a decanter larger than he is. Six stemmed glasses are suspended from the basket.  
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Antique Late 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Barware

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Wood

19th Century Black Forest Carved Bear Motif Wood Box with Swing-Out Compartment
Located in Cincinnati, OH
This unusual antique Black Forest box features a pair of fully dimensional bears cavorting at the base of a tree stump. The mother and cub have been finished with a high level of det...
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Antique Late 19th Century German Black Forest Sculptures and Carvings

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Glass, Wood

Early 20th Century French Black Forest Carved Bear Sculpture with Gun Holder
Located in Dallas, TX
This exquisite antique gun rack was carved in France, circa 1920. The oak sculpture features a young bear standing with open arms. The wooden animal figure has an expressive face, an...
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Early 20th Century French Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Oak

Very Rare Pair of Original Early 20th Century Black Forest Wood Bear Armchairs
By Black Forrest
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this stunning and exceptionally rare pair of original hand carved in Black Forest wood very large Bear armchairs A collectable and signature pai...
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Vintage 1920s Swiss Black Forest Armchairs

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Wood

19th Century Carved Black Forest Bear Lidded Jar
Located in London, GB
A Black Forest tobacco Jar Constructed in carved linden wood, the naturalistically carved bear, with glass eyes grasps a brass spill pot, the hinged head disclosing the interior. ...
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Antique 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Great Wooden Carved Black Forest Bear, Swizerland, ca. 1920
Located in Berghuelen, DE
A great early 20th century wooden carved sculpture from Switzerland featuring a strolling bear. Hand carved in linden wood with naturalistic details in the area of Brienz, ca. 1920. ...
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Swiss Brienz Black Forest Hand-Carved Wood Grizzly Bear
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
Black Forest hand-carved linden-wood hand-carved grizzly bear with glass eyes and enamel painted mouth with fangs/teeth showing on a thick base, circa 1900. See our other items for m...
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Black Forest Wood Carved Brienz Bear Inkwell German Vintage, 1890s
Located in Nürnberg, DE
Classic 1890s Black Forest Brienz wood carved inkwell in form of a bear. Nice addition to your room or just for use it on your desk. Made of hand carved wood and glass eyes. Found at...
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Antique 1890s German Black Forest Inkwells

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Wood

Black Forest Wood Carved Brienz Bear Inkwell German Vintage, 1890s
Located in Nürnberg, DE
Classic 1890s black forest Brienz wood carved inkwell in form of a Bear. Nice addition to your room or just for use it on your desk. Made of hand carved wood and glass eyes. Found at...
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Antique 1890s German Black Forest Inkwells

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Wood

Quality Antique Carved Black Forest Bear
Located in Norwich, GB
Quality 19th century antique carved black forest bear holding a brass match box. It is in a lovely original condition Measures: Height : 18 cm Width : 8 cm Depth : 12 cm 18...
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Antique 19th Century English Animal Sculptures

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Hardwood

  • Quality Antique Carved Black Forest Bear
  • Quality Antique Carved Black Forest Bear
  • Quality Antique Carved Black Forest Bear
  • Quality Antique Carved Black Forest Bear
H 7.09 in. W 3.15 in. D 3.15 in.
Hand Carved Black Forest Bear Spirit Decanter, Swiss Circa 1920
Located in Ottawa, Ontario
A rare hand carved lindenwood figure of a seated bear encasing its original glass liner, fitted with a removable head inset with amber colored glass eyes, the mouth fitted with a pou...
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

19th Century Black Forest Carved Unusual Bear Bench
Located in High Point, NC
An excellent example of a 19th century Black Forest carved wooden bear bench from Switzerland made from linden wood. The bench having highly detailed hand carved bears at either end ...
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Antique 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Benches

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Fruitwood

Rustic Black Forest Carved Walnut Bear Ashtray
Located in New York, NY
Rustic Black Forest (19th Cent) carved walnut seated bear figure with hinged head and ashtray
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Antique 19th Century German Animal Sculptures

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Walnut

  • Rustic Black Forest Carved Walnut Bear Ashtray
  • Rustic Black Forest Carved Walnut Bear Ashtray
  • Rustic Black Forest Carved Walnut Bear Ashtray
  • Rustic Black Forest Carved Walnut Bear Ashtray
H 5.32 in. W 3.35 in. D 3.15 in.
19th Century Brienz Black Forest Hand-Carved Bear Hall Stand
Located in London, GB
A fine 19th Century Brienz Black Forest hand-carved bear hall stand. This charming hall stand is naturalistically carved in Linden wood and depicts a standing Black Forest bear ne...
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Antique 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Coat Racks and Stands

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Wood

19th Century 'Black Forest' Bear
Located in London, GB
A 'Black Forest' Bear In naturalistically carved lindenwood, having glass eyes, head tilted aloft, prowls on all fours. From the Brienz Area. Brienz, in the Bernese Oberland, Sw...
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Antique Late 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

  • 19th Century 'Black Forest' Bear
  • 19th Century 'Black Forest' Bear
  • 19th Century 'Black Forest' Bear
  • 19th Century 'Black Forest' Bear
H 20 in. W 28 in. D 10.5 in.
Swiss Black Forest Carved Wooden Bear Humidor from the Early 1900s
Located in Atlanta, GA
An early 20th century wooden carved bear humidor from Switzerland. This wooden carved Swiss humidor from the early 20th century features three bears climbing on a trunk. One of them ...
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Cigar Boxes and Humidors

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Wood

Vintage Hand Carved Black Forest Wood Bear Chair with Bears Climbing the Legs
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this lovely decorative vintage Black Forest wood bear chair This chair is part of a suite, I have the matching chair but with arms and a lovely ...
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Mid-20th Century German Black Forest Chairs

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Wood

Hand Carved Wood Black Forest Bear Hard Liqueur Stand, Czechoslovakia, 1985
Located in Nürnberg, DE
A 20th century Black Forest wood carved bear. Nice addition to your room or just for use it on your desk. Made of hand carved wood and has original Becherovka Schnaps Glasses. Signed...
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Vintage 1980s Czech Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood, Glass

Antique Top Quality Carved Black Forest Bear Sculpture and Striking Deskpiece
Located in Lisse, NL
Incredible craftsmanship from the early 1900s or late 1800s. This type of detail and finesse in Black Forest carvings is a rare find. The quality of the natural poisture, the fat on...
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

19th Century Black Forest Bear Hall Stand
Located in Brighton, Sussex
A very good quality 19th century Black Forest carved bear hall stand, having wonderful bear cubs climbing the tree, mother bear standing with a further cub at her feet. A branch like...
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Antique 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Coat Racks and Stands

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Wood

  • 19th Century Black Forest Bear Hall Stand
  • 19th Century Black Forest Bear Hall Stand
  • 19th Century Black Forest Bear Hall Stand
  • 19th Century Black Forest Bear Hall Stand
H 82.68 in. W 35.44 in. D 19.69 in.
Black Forest Upright Carved Bear with Original Glass Eyes, Swiss, circa 1890
Located in Forest Row, East Sussex
A Black Forest upright carved bear. Finely carved detail. Original glass eyes. Origin: Swiss Date: circa 1890 Height: H 27cm, W 10cm, D 10cm Item no: 0602202003.
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Antique 1890s Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Softwood

Swiss Brienz Black Forest Hand-Carved Wood Bear Pipe Tobacco Holder Stand
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
Black Forest hand-carved linden-wood hand-carved pipe tobacco holder stand also have seen examples of it used as a decanter or liqueur Stand with the holders being used for shot or s...
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Antique Hand-Carved and Sizable Wooden Black Forest Bear Umbrella & Stick Stand
Located in Lisse, NL
Early 1900s Black Forest standing bear umbrella stand. This vintage Black Forest bear umbrella Stand is a great looking piece for any enthousiast. It will perfectly decorate your ha...
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Early 20th Century European Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Unusual Antique Carved Black Forest Bear Desk Blotter
Located in Norwich, GB
This is an unusual antique carved 19th century antique black forest bear desk blotter which is a well modeled carved bear. Lovely quality and condition. A quaint example. Meas...
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Antique 19th Century English Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Black Forest Bear Table Lamp Early 20th Century Carved Wood
By Baccarat
Located in FR
Black Forest bear table lamp, early 20th century, circa 1920-1930 Carved wood Good condition with minor signs of use and age We will have the present wire changed to be more in ke...
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Early 20th Century German Black Forest Table Lamps

Small Pair of Black Forest Carved Wooden Bears in Standing Position, circa 1900
Located in Atlanta, GA
A pair of small Black Forest carved wooden bears from the early 20th century. Capturing our attention with their realistic depiction and striking expressions, each of this pair of Bl...
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Early 20th Century European Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Black Forest Swiss 1900s Carved Wooden Fragment with Bear Motif and Gilt Accents
Located in Atlanta, GA
A Black Forest period carved wooden fragment from the early 20th century, with bear motif. hand carved in Switzerland during the turn of the century, this wooden fragment features a ...
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Black Forest 1900s Carved Wooden Wall Hanging Ornament with Bear and Oval Mirror
Located in Atlanta, GA
A Black Forest carved wooden wall hanging ornament from the early 20th century, with bear motif and central mirror. Created during the early years of the 20th century, this Black For...
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Wall Mirrors

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Mirror, Wood

19th Century Handcarved Black Forest Bear Jardinière Planter
Located in London, GB
A 'Black Forest' bear jardinière Possibly by Jacob Trauffer Constructed in a very well-patinated and carved lindenwood, the bear figure standing on an X-shaped outcrop, his right...
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Antique 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Planters and Jardinieres

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Wood

Hand-Carved Black Forest Wooden Bear with an Engraved Glass Vase or Flute
Located in Lisse, NL
Early 20th century Swiss work of art. This small and hand-carved bear sculpture is a great example of the Black Forest craftsmanship in early 20th century, Switzerland. Anyone who i...
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Black Forest Bear Side Table, Late 19th Century
Located in Brighton, Sussex
An amusing late 19th century Black Forest carved wood bear side table, originally intended as a smoking compendium. Having two small bears lying on their back as lids to two compartm...
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Antique Late 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Side Tables

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Softwood

  • Black Forest Bear Side Table, Late 19th Century
  • Black Forest Bear Side Table, Late 19th Century
  • Black Forest Bear Side Table, Late 19th Century
  • Black Forest Bear Side Table, Late 19th Century
H 32.29 in. W 23.63 in. D 17.33 in.
Very Large Antique Bear Carving from the Black Forest
Located in London, GB
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

Antique Hand-Carved Black Forest Bears Inkstand 19th Century
Located in London, GB
This charming antique Black Forest inkstand dates from circa 1880. Beautifully modelled, hand-carved from linden wood, with mother and baby bear on a naturalistically carved rocky...
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Antique 1880s Inkwells

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Glass, Wood

Hand Carved Black Forest Brienz Wooden Bear with an Engraved Glass Vase or Flute
Located in Nürnberg, DE
Classic late 1900s Black Forest Brienz work of art. This small and hand carved bear sculpture is a great example of the Black Forest craftsmanship in late 19th century, Switzerland. ...
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Antique Late 19th Century German Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood, Cut Glass

Rustic Black Forest Style Walnut Bear Chandelier
Located in New York, NY
Rustic Black Forest-style walnut carved chandelier with a bear figure holding 3 lights from a floral and branch form (Glass shades are new)
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Antique Late 19th Century German Rustic Chandeliers and Pendants

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Glass, Walnut

Antique Swiss Black Forest Standing Bear Sculpture Floor Umbrella & Cane Stand
By Ruef Brothers
Located in Lisse, NL
Rare hand-crafted entree stand. . .signed ‘RUEF’. (Ruef Brothers) This beautifully carved Black Forest bear will always be there to greet you when you come home. It does not matter...
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Antique Late 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Linden Wood Black Forest Bear Hall Tree, circa 1900 Attributed to Seilar-Brawant
Located in Evergreen, CO
An excellent example of turn of the century Brienz Swiss carving in linden wood. There are many Swiss carvers well known for carving certain subjects and Seilar-Brawant is known for ...
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest More Furniture and Collectibles

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Mirror, Wood

Pair of Swiss 19th Century Bear Carvings from the Black Forest
Located in London, GB
A pair of miniature black forest bear carvings Constructed using linden wood, the animals naturalistically carved, and with colored highlights and glass eyes. Brienz, circa 1890 ...
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Antique 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Rare & Practical Size Antique Black Forest Bear Table or Desk Piece / Sculpture
Located in Lisse, NL
Beautiful quality and perfect condition, antique bear desk piece. This Black Forest bear is carved in a beautiful pose. This rare, early 1900s desk piece is the perfect pen or penc...
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Glass, Wood

Rare Pair of 19th Century Black Forest Bear Stools
Located in Brighton, Sussex
A rare pair of 19th century carved Black Forest stools, each with revolving rising seats, supported by two jovial bears holding tree branches beneath the carved wood seats.
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Antique Late 19th Century Swiss Stools

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Wood

Hand Carved Wood Bear Head Nutcracker
Located in Berghuelen, DE
A vintage wooden carved bear head nutcracker, with glass eyes. Executed in Brienz, circa 1920. Measures: Width 2.36" (6cm) Height 7.87" (20cm) Depth 3.15" (8cm).
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

  • Hand Carved Wood Bear Head Nutcracker
  • Hand Carved Wood Bear Head Nutcracker
  • Hand Carved Wood Bear Head Nutcracker
  • Hand Carved Wood Bear Head Nutcracker
H 7.88 in. W 2.37 in. D 3.15 in.
Large Wooden Carved Bear Tobacco Box, Swizerland, ca. 1900
Located in Berghuelen, DE
An early 20th century wooden carved humidor from Switzerland featuring a sitting bear on witch the head can be flipped back to open the tobacco storage. In his left pawn he is holdin...
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Antique Late 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Tobacco Accessories

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Wood

German Carved and Painted Walnut Black Forrest Bear Umbrella Stand, Circa 1880
Located in Charleston, SC
German carved and painted walnut Black Forrest umbrella / cane stand with a standing bear on a river rock, open mouth, glass eyes, paws supporting a stylized loop snake branch, inset...
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Antique 1880s German Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Tin

Whimsy Wooden Bear Carved in Brienz, circa 1920
Located in Berghuelen, DE
An antique early 20th century wooden carved sculpture from Switzerland featuring a walking bear. Hand carved in lindenwood with naturalistic details in the area of Brienz, circa 1920...
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

  • Whimsy Wooden Bear Carved in Brienz, circa 1920
  • Whimsy Wooden Bear Carved in Brienz, circa 1920
  • Whimsy Wooden Bear Carved in Brienz, circa 1920
  • Whimsy Wooden Bear Carved in Brienz, circa 1920
H 5.52 in. W 11.03 in. D 3.55 in.
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Black Forest Carved Bear For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal black forest carved bear for your home. Each black forest carved bear for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using wood, glass and walnut. There are many kinds of the black forest carved bear you’re looking for, from those produced as long ago as the 19th Century to those made as recently as the 21st Century. Each black forest carved bear bearing Victorian, Mid-Century Modern or Folk Art hallmarks is very popular. You’ll likely find more than one black forest carved bear that is appealing in its simplicity, but Black Forest, Baccarat and Black Forrest produced versions that are worth a look.

How Much is a Black Forest Carved Bear?

The average selling price for a black forest carved bear at 1stDibs is $4,050, while they’re typically $245 on the low end and $78,046 for the highest priced.