|No. of items:||1|
|Object:||Ostrich built around coconut, with secret space - 44.5 cm, Sculpture (More lots)|
|Material:||Metal with remains of silvering, coconut|
|Model/ Name:||Struisvogel opgebouwd rond cocosnoot, met geheime ruimte|
|Estimated Period:||First half 20th century|
|Country of Origin:||Belgium|
|Condition:||Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes|
Rare white metal sculpture of an ostrich built around a coconut, manufactured in the 1st half of the 20th century. The sculpture was silver-plated of which the remains are still clearly visible. The plumes, tail, legs, neck and head are very nicely executed and the sculpture has a very nice patina.
The ostrich's body can be disassembled in an easy way. The legs are fixed to on the coconut. See the photos. The coconut was used as a secret space, there were some old pictures in the coconut when purchased. These pictures belong with the sculpture and will be sent as well.
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|Rest of Europe||$52.82|
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