"Baby Satyrs," Rare Bronze and Alabaster Art Deco Box from Denmark For Sale
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"Baby Satyrs," Rare Bronze and Alabaster Art Deco Box from Denmark


This very rare alabaster box features a bronze lid with four scenes showing baby satyrs. One scene shows a satyr with a rabbit, another shows a satyr lounging, and two others are shown playing with grapes. Beautifully modeled and cast in Denmark, the lid is marked "W.G." and "M.W. N.Y."


  • Production Time
    Available Now
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    Circa 1920s
  • Condition Details
    Excellent; one rim chip to alabaster.
  • Dimensions
    H 4.25 in. x Dm 4.5 in.H 10.8 cm x Dm 11.43 cm
  • Diameter
    4.5 in. (11.43 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Philadelphia, PA
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