Beast with Young

Beast with Young
Stock Number: 5779
Circa: 1600
Height: 21.75 ins.  (55 cms.)
Width: 5 ins.  (13 cms.)
Depth: 6.75 ins.  (17 cms.)
Full Description:

Early polychrome carving of a beast with two young clinging to its underside.  It is carved from the heart of walnut making it heavy for its size.  The creature may represent a porcupine.  17th-century or earlier, central European.  Colour mostly original.

From the constructional marks on the back the carving might originally have been a cornerpiece.

Price: £3,200.00
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