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Pair of fine crane and turtle sculptures - Bronze (gilt) - Late 19th century

Lot reference 30125499

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France

Object: Pair of fine crane and turtle sculptures
Material: Bronze (gilt)
Estimated Period: Late 19th century
Country of Origin: France
Condition: Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions: 14.5×6×3 cm
Weight: 533 g

An excellent pair of gilt bronze sculptures of cranes standing on turtles, depicting an ancient Chinese legend in which, after a major flood, the crane and the turtle help each other to find dry land. Finely cast and chiseled, with gilding largely still intact.

Condition: Very good, no damages or repairs.

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