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Funk Pottery Elephant Sculpture by Mutsuo Yanagihara


A wonderfully expressive and masterfully executed hand-thrown unique ceramic Funk-movement sculpture, the cup and elephant-head handle having an iridescent gun metal glaze and the apostrophe-shaped base is covered with glazed polka dots.


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    H 4.25 in. x W 8.75 in. x D 8 in.

    H 10.8 cm x W 22.23 cm x D 20.32 cm

  • Seller location
    New York, NY
  • Seller reference number
    No. 10904.001
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