07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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German Carved Ivory Figural Group of a Warrior and a Brazier

$2,252$1,900
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

German Carved Ivory Figural Group of a Warrior and a Brazier, late 19th century, the figure shown in classical attire and holding a short sword above a flaming brazier modeled with bull heads, floral garlands and paw feet, on an ebonized socle and fitted to a wall shelf, ht. of figure 8 5/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Missing one finger to left hand; shrinkage cracks throughout most of body, heaviest to right arm, right leg and through back of brazier, some uneven color with moderate yellowing; age typical minor defects.

Keywords

German Carved Ivory Figural Group