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Rare Hand Carved Antique Black Forest Lion Sculpture Nutcracker with Glass Eyes

$620.33

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Top quality carved, early 20th century, wooden Black Forest nut cracker. If you are a collector of rare and good quality Black Forest antiques then this lion nut cracker could be the perfect addition to your collection. This antique bear has the most wonderful patina and with at least 100 years of age it is incredible to be in this condition still. The original, glass eyes are the perfect finish to this skillfully carved and intricate lion nut cracker. Apart from one hairline running on the left side of his head (see image 9 and 10) this piece is in mint condition. This Fine antique makes a great gift for yourself or for a loved one and with perfect packing and worldwide delivery in just 4 days included in our already sharp price, this rare find is great value for money. Maximum height x width x depth when closed: 7.3 x 3.4 x 2.35 inches. We have a passion for the unique, for quality, for stylish yet practical and for craftsmanship of years gone by. Your purchases will be extremely well packaged and we look forward to serving you (again). You can shop all our 1000+ listings by pushing the button that reads 'View All From Seller'.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 7.3 in. (18.55 cm)Width: 3.4 in. (8.64 cm)Depth: 2.35 in. (5.97 cm)
  • Style
    Black Forest (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1900-1920
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. The hairline that we mention in our item description is not the result of something that was glued back. It is just an old hairline crack. Probably from someone applying to much pressure at some point in time. Please also read our item description.
  • Seller Location
    Lisse, NL
  • Reference Number
    Seller: FiGQ32120411stDibs: LU2341316549712

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Free Standard Parcel Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 6-9 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Lisse, Netherlands
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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