Rare Composition / Sculpture of Bulldog on Agata - .925 silver - MARIO BUCCELLATI - Italy - Early 20th century

Description
Rare Composition / Sculpture of Bulldog on Agata - .925 silver - MARIO BUCCELLATI - Italy - Early 20th century
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear - 490 g

Beautiful silver sculpture depicting a dog, on a an original agate base, made by Mario Buccellati.

The items of this kind are very unusual and rare; they were made in a very limited number of specimens, likely for the American market, by the Italian master goldsmith Mario Buccellati.

Buccellati is the greatest and most admired Italian silversmith, loved by the European high society and aristocracy. He is renowned all over the world for his masterpieces inspired by nature.

Hallmarks: M.Buccellati, Sterling, Italy

Dimensions:
- 19 x 8 cm (overall dimensions)
- 6 x 4 cm (dog dimensions)

Overall weight: 490 grams

In excellent condition

Insured and tracked shipping.

Lot details
Object
Rare Composition / Sculpture of Bulldog on Agata
Material
.925 silver
Designer/ Artist
MARIO BUCCELLATI
Manufacturer/ Brand
MARIO BUCCELLATI
Estimated Period
Early 20th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Weight
490 g
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