Antique Solid Bronze Cast Bug Rare Collectible Unique Ca1890 Unmarked


Antique Solid Bronze Cast Bug Rare Collectible Unique Ca1890 Unmarked

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Antique Solid Bronze Cast Bug Rare Collectible Unique Ca1890 Unmarked:
$225


AN ANTIQUE, SOLID BRONZE, CAST BUG. IT FEATURES A BODY WITH FOUR SECTIONS OF WING SPAN, A UNIQUE HEAD AND FACE, SIX LEGS/FEET AND TWO PINCHERS---OR EIGHT APPENDAGES. IT ALSO HAS A SMALL ROUND BALANCING OR STABILIZING WEIGHT ON THE BOTTOM. PLEASE SEE PICTURE GALLERY FOR DETAILS.

THIS RARE BRONZE BUG MEASURES 3 3/8 INCHES LONG; 2 INCHES WIDE AT THE WIDEST PART; AND 1 1/2 INCHES HIGH. IT IS AN OLDER FOUNDRY CAST PIECE, CIRCA LATE 1800'S, WITH ITS ORIGINAL FINISH OR PATINA.THERE IS NO SIGNATURE, MARK, OR NUMBER ON THIS PIECE---BUT IT IS BELIEVED TO BE OF EUROPEAN ORIGIN. EARLY BRONZES WERE FREQUENTLY NOT SIGNED UNTIL THE ARTISTS, OR SCULPTORS WORKBECAME WELL KNOWN.

A VERY RARE, ANTIQUE, BRONZE CASTING OF A VERY UNUSUAL SUBJECT TO ADD TO THAT BRONZE COLLECTION OR DISPLAY. IMAGINE THIS MINIATURE BRONZE ENCASED IN GLASS, SETTING ON A DESK, COUNTER, MANTLE, SHELF,OR TABLE---WHAT A CONVERSATION PIECE IT WOULD MAKE.

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Antique Solid Bronze Cast Bug Rare Collectible Unique Ca1890 Unmarked:
$225

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