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Large Ceramic Mid-Century Modern Italian Hippo

US$1,750

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Handmade, painted and glazed in Italy, large Mid-Century Modern ceramic hippopotamus, circa 1960. This rare charming sculpture presents an accurate and detailed depiction of a fierce hippo with it's mouth wide open showing its teeth. Over two feet wide and fifteen inches high.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 15 in. (38.1 cm)Width: 25 in. (63.5 cm)Depth: 9 in. (22.86 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1960s
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Scratches on back side on the belly, left ear has some chips, see pictures.
  • Seller Location
    Hamilton, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1355212443313

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    US$90 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 8-17 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Customs Duties & Taxes May Apply.
    Ships From: Hamilton, Canada
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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