ostrich egg fully decorated with big five and 17th century map - egg of ostrich

Description
ostrich egg fully decorated with big five and 17th century map - egg of ostrich
South Africa - 1950-1974

Beautifully decorated ostrich egg from the 1960s in excellent condition.

The large egg is fully decorated with the "Big Five" animals, a 17th century map of Africa, African tribe and animal scene, all to be seen on the many photographs.
The egg is firmly mounted on a decorated bronze base with beautiful patina.

Will be packaged with the utmost care and shipped by registered and insured post.

Lot details
Object
ostrich egg fully decorated with big five and 17th century map
Material
egg of ostrich
Estimated Period
1950-1974
Country of Origin
South Africa
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
17×12×12 cm
Weight
350 g
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