Meiji period patinated bronze group of an elephant and tigers

£4,500

This high quality Meiji period bronze is distinctive for its fine detailing and naturalistic depiction of an elephant being attacked by two tigers.

 

Questions about this piece?

Description

The bronze group depicts a scene of an elephant being attacked by two tigers, with ivory tusk mounts and glass eyes.

Details

Country of Origin
Asian, Japanese
Date of Manufacture
Late 19th Century
Period
Late 19th Century
Style
Meiji
Material
Bronze, Glass, Ivory, Patinated Bronze
Colour
Brown, Cream

Dimensions

Height
42 cm / 16.5 inches
Width
46 cm / 18.1 inches

Reference:
012976

Free International Shipping

This item qualifies for free international shipping, inclusive of professional packing and insurance.
Terms and conditions apply.