07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00 AMCalender
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Silvered and Patinated Bronze and Rock Crystal Figure of a Polar Bear and Walrus

$2,844$2,400
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Silvered and Patinated Bronze and Rock Crystal Figure of a Polar Bear and Walrus, possibly Russian, late 19th/early 20th century, the silvered bronze bear attacking the patinated bronze seal on a slab of rock crystal, total ht. 6 3/4, total wd. 8 1/4 in.
Estimate $600-800

some tarnish to bear at muzzle, and small spots at paws and back.