Antique Japanese pair of elephant bronze book ends, signed
A beautiful and fine pair of Japanese Meiji period Bronze elephant book-ends. Pair of beautiful and large large figural elephant book-ends crafted of cast bronze with rich brown patina. Each book-end is different with one elephant' s trunk raised higher than the other's. Very good surface with textured and polished finishes and a sophisticated use of patinas(different tones of patina Were used such as a reddish brown patina for the inside of the elephants ears as opposed to a dark brownish grey one for the skin). Measures 6" x 7 1/4" x 8 1/2 (each). Size of each Book end. 6" H x 8 1/2" W x 7 1/4 L. 15.2 cm H x 21.5 cm L x 18.5 cm W. Condition : Very good age appropriate condition, one very minor nick on the patina on one of the ears (see detail photo). If for any reason you are not completely happy with your items, or our service, please give us the opportunity put things right and ensure your complete satisfaction by making contact before leaving feedback. All items are sent by tracked postal services. Please do not leave negative or neutral feedback without giving us a chance to resolve any problem in a professional and friendly way. Please note that monitor settings may vary from computer to computer and may distort actual colors. Communication can solve 100% of problems, We care about every single customer.
The item "Antique Japanese pair of elephant bronze book ends, signed" is in sale since Thursday, May 28, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Other Antique Decorative Arts".
The seller is "caudart19" and is located in Tarrytown, New York. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Canada, Australia.
- Style: Meiji
- Age: meiji period, late 19th / early 20th century
- Primary Material: Bronze
- Maker: unknown
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Color: brown and reddish brown
- Country/Region of Origin: Japan