Two carved wood Sirens (2) - Wood - Late 19th century

Description
Two carved wood Sirens (2) - Wood - Late 19th century
Italy

2 beautiful sculptures of figureheads in solid wood, burin engraved and depicting sirens. Accurate working down the smallest detail. Found in an old house of Genoa, Italy. Particular embossed details in the engraving, you can appreciate the symmetry and the engraved waves. These items are particularly rare and charming.
Dimensions: height 74 cm, width 29 cm each.
Weight: 5.0 kg each.
Given the value of the lot, the packaging will be accurate.

Lot details
No. of items
2
Object
Two carved wood Sirens
Material
Wood
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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