Antique Bronze Elephant Sculpture Marble Bowl c.1920

GBP 775.00

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Object Description

This is an antique bronze sculpture of a distinguished old elephant with fabulous tusks set on an attractive marble base, circa 1920.

This high quality bronze was produced using the traditional ‘lost wax’ process.

It can be used as a bowl, an ashtray, or a depository for keys.

Condition:
Excellent – please see photos for confirmation of condition.

Dimensions in cm:
Height 19.5 x Width 28 x Depth 28 & Weight 7.5 kg

Dimensions in inches:
Height 8 inches x Width 11 inches x Depth 11 inches & Weight 16.5 lbs

Lost Wax Method
sometimes called by the French name of cire perdue or the Latin, cera perduta is the process by which a bronze or brass is cast from an artists sculpture.

In industrial uses, the modern process is called investment casting. An ancient practice, the process today varies from foundry to foundry, but the steps which are usually used in casting small bronze sculptures in a modern bronze foundry are generally quite standardised.

Our reference: 05632

Please feel free to email or call us to arrange a viewing in our North London warehouse.

Shipping:
We ship worldwide and deliver to Mainland UK addresses free of charge.
A shipping cost to all other destinations must be requested prior to purchase.

Delivery and return policy:
We require that someone be home on the agreed delivery day if applicable, otherwise a redelivery fee will apply.
In accordance with Distance Selling Regulations, we offer a 14-day money back guarantee if you are not satisfied with the item.
The item must be returned in its original packaging and condition.
Unless the item is not as described in a material way, the buyer is responsible for return shipping expenses.
Buyers are fully responsible for any customs duties or local taxes that may be incurred on items sent outside of the European Union.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    W:28 x H:19.5 x D:28 centimeters
  • period
  • year
    circa 1920

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Monday
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Thursday
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Friday
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Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

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Dealer Location

Manor Warehouse
318 Green Lanes
London
N4 1BX

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