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Title: Life-size Pelican - Bronze fountain - model 2Maker: UnknownOrigin: EuropeDate/Period: 21st centuryMaterials: BronzeSize: Height: 110 cm / 44 inchesWidth: 35 cm / 14 inchesDepth: 55 cm / 22 inch

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Title: Life-size Pelican - Bronze fountain - Bronze garden sculptures - Lawn art - model 1Maker: UnknownOrigin: EuropeDate/Period: 21st centuryMaterials: BronzeSize: Height: 100 cm / 40 inchesWidth: 2

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Rare life-size Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze model of a

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A lifesize Sino-Tibetan bronze or cobber model of a Skull, later 19th.-20th. century.
Made in solid bronze or copper, cast from a real skull and gilted with a very thick layer of gold.
From Buddhist / Tibetan rituals. Possibly a model of an ancient skull, and likely made in the 20th. century.
Size: 23,5 cm. long and ca. 18,5 cm. high from the jaw to the top of the skull.
Weight: ca. 3,2-3,3 kilograms.
Very heavy and spectacular piece and the first ever we've seen.
Condition: Choice, ungilted in the bottom and with a wonderful brown patina.

Reserve: $2,850.00

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    Rare life-size Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze model of a

    Estimate $3,500 - $4,000
    Oct 02, 2019
    Starting Price $1,900
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    0045: Rare life-size Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze model of a

    Sold for $2,850
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    Est. $3,500 - $4,000Starting Price $1,900
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    Lot 0045 Details

    Description
    ...
    A lifesize Sino-Tibetan bronze or cobber model of a Skull, later 19th.-20th. century.
    Made in solid bronze or copper, cast from a real skull and gilted with a very thick layer of gold.
    From Buddhist / Tibetan rituals. Possibly a model of an ancient skull, and likely made in the 20th. century.
    Size: 23,5 cm. long and ca. 18,5 cm. high from the jaw to the top of the skull.
    Weight: ca. 3,2-3,3 kilograms.
    Very heavy and spectacular piece and the first ever we've seen.
    Condition: Choice, ungilted in the bottom and with a wonderful brown patina.

    Reserve: $2,850.00

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $100.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.
  • Location: This item ships from Denmark

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
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