Antique Large Indian Hand Carved Polychrome Elephant South East Asian Art. Late 1800 Century Antique museum quality Polychrome Elephant. From the Rajasthan region of India. This large Hand carved Elephant Art piece still in the untouched wonderful original Polychrome paint colours, has all of the bells & whistles for a Fantastic Centerpiece to display & cherish with your Decor. The Elephant is elegantly caparisoned in richly decorative, colorful, ornamental coverings including the head piece, and tail, that are entirely Hand carved in detail!!!!
Inlaid glass eyes, with some missing pieces on one eye. Hand carved ankle jewelry on all four legs.
Antique hand wrought hardware on sculpted platform, complete with wooden wheels that turn. Riding on top, are two back to back Figures, nicely complementing the overall Art piece!! This Antique Sculpture is most likely considered to be Carved from CEYLON IRONWOOD due to the heaviness and hardness density. Apparent Superficial shrinkage of aged wood in areas of sculpture, structurally strong. Riding Figures on top unfortunately has one set of hands missing.To note: there are two empty holes carved into the elephant where tusks would be, most likely Authentic Ivory carved to size were once displayed but removed years gone by. Please carefully examine attached images to review the condition and quality of this spectacular elephant sculpture as it serves as part of the condition description. Please reach out for any more particular information, more pictures.
Price for Antique Elephant is entirely separate! Entire crated package will be appropriately insured!!! The item "Antique Large Indian Hand Carved Polychrome Elephant" is in sale since Thursday, April 22, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Sculptures & Figurines".The seller is "rdnlives" and is located in Arlington Heights, Illinois. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.