Lot 1636 (Works of Art, Medals , Militaria & Furniture, 27th April 2018)
Sold for £1,000
Condition: Good to very good.
Slight loss of paint to rider's turban, leg of walking man and tiger's tail.
No visible restoration.
The piece is stamped with the letter 'B' inside an urn and also with 'B412'
Please see additional images.
IMPRESSIVE FRANZ BERGMAN COLD PAINTED BRONZE GROUP - THE TIGER HUNT the figure astride the elephant with dead tiger strapped behind, a walking attendant below, the base of the elephant indistinctly stamped with B within amphora and with further stamp 'Geschutzt' and pattern no. 3412, the saddle blanket also stamped with B within amphora, 23.5cm high
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