Black Forest carved jar of an owl
Dimensions:W: 14.5cm (5.7")H: 27.5cm (10.8")D: 15cm (5.9")
A superb late 19th century finely carved Black Forest owl storage jar, possibly a tobacco jar, carved from linden wood - ADDITIONAL IMAGES CAN BE VIEWED BELOW:
The owl has been very finely carved and has a good patina (colour) and is set with glass eyes, the head being a detachable lid for the jar.
The figure is in very good condition for age and is a superbly decorative piece.