Japanese Meiji Period Bronze Elephant Sculpture on Burlwood Base For Sale
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Japanese Meiji Period Bronze Elephant Sculpture on Burlwood Base


A Japanese Meiji period bronze elephant sculpture on its original burl-wood base. Old repair to the tail; some paint chips to bronze trunk; unsigned.


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  • Condition Details
    Old repair to the tail; some paint chips to bronze trunk
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 22 in. x W 29 in. x D 12 in.H 55.88 cm x W 73.66 cm x D 30.48 cm
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Seller Reference Number
    G5DA - 110139 - 0518
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