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Posted 2 years ago


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This is a very nice carved bone pendant with a decorated silver bail. It's depicting a little child riding on a snail. In my opinion it's not as old as the greyhound carving on the brooch photo 3, i already showed here on CW. http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/110476-hand-carved-into-a-gorgeous-scene-with-a

Unfortunately that's all I can tell you about.


  1. Agram.m Agram.m, 2 years ago
    kyratango thanks you very much for quick reaction and love.
  2. Agram.m Agram.m, 2 years ago
    vetraio50 thanks for love and interest.
  3. Agram.m Agram.m, 2 years ago
    Gillian and GeodeJem thank you both for interest and love.
  4. Zowie Zowie, 2 years ago
    Regardless of age it's still pretty
  5. Agram.m Agram.m, 2 years ago
    Thanks Zowie for your nice compliment and love and Manikin too of course!
  6. PostCardCollector PostCardCollector, 2 years ago
    What a lovely little fantasy piece!!!!!
  7. Jewels1900 Jewels1900, 2 years ago
    Hi Agram. This is lovely and I think you're right, it's later than the greyhound, or at least in a very different style.

    I think it's circa 1910, German, very much in that jugendstil putti style that was popular. I love the putti riding the snail. Very classic.
  8. Agram.m Agram.m, 2 years ago
    kivatinitz, kokomia, blunderbuss2, racer4four thanks for interest and love.
  9. Agram.m Agram.m, 2 years ago
    PostCardCollector, thanks for love and compliment.
  10. Agram.m Agram.m, 2 years ago
    Jewels1900 thanks for love, compliment and dating, I think you're right about this.
  11. Agram.m Agram.m, 2 years ago
    Elisabethan, valentino97, getthatmonkeyoutofme, kokomia and kivatinitz thank you all for love.

  12. Agram.m Agram.m, 2 years ago
    ho2cultcha and Roycroftbooksfromme1 thank so much for love.

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