Black Forest Carving 6 of 20, Monk Polychrome Hanging Ceiling Sculpture Horn Merman Male Mermaid. Wood, antler or horn and rope. Dark patina. 15 x 14 x 19 inches. Provenance: This German Austrian Swiss Bavarian Alpine figural carving is one of twenty in the sale from the estate of a New England lifetime collector national business owner retired to central Florida.
Hole drilled inside of outstretched hand may indicate a prior attachment but uncertain. Traces of adhesive about horn joints. Scattered light wear. Darkened varnish.