A late 19th century Swiss carved wood figure of a bear smoking a pipe.
The bear has a pipe in his right hand and a block in his left hand overlooking a tree stump holding a brass dish.
The bear would have been used as a decorative pipe stand.
The bear is very well modelled and in good original condition. (Circa 1895)
Height 21cm (8.3 inches)
Width 18cm (7.1 inches)
Depth 10cm (3.9 inches)