18th - 19th century bronze, mother of pearl 9 h × 8.5 w × 5 d in (23 × 22 × 13 cm)
Sold with stand.
Provenance: Stefaan Grusenmeyer | The Mar Silver Collection
Most of the mother of pearl inlay to eyes is removed, leaving chips to the bronze. Some scuffs, scratches, dirt and oxidation overall. Some edges polished. Approx 1/2" crack where the ear meets the temple on right side of the face (either in the making or due to removal).