Antique Carved Mother-of-Pearl Shell Wall Pockets Maltese Crane Bird Flower Vase
Antique Carved Mother-of-Pearl Shell Wall Pockets Maltese Crane Bird Flower Vase:
Provenance; A private collection estate of a Noble Maltese lady.Era: 19th century.Origin: Maltese Islands; Sicily. Pair of gorgeous hand-carved one-piece mother-of-pearl seashell Crane birds, skillfully figural 3-dimensional masterwork which presents them as figural wall pockets mounted on mahogany wooden bases. both mother-of-pearl sculptural wall pockets in excellent condition, mentioning only wooden cracking due to aging of one of mahogany wooden bases. no cracks or damages to seashells. A great antique pair which would make a stunning accent-piece in your collection. size of wall pocket: 10inches high by 5.5in wide and 1.5inches thickness. wall-pockets thickness 1inch.Great to display flowers or decorative objects inside.