A very unique large and heavy antique Australian carved totem style decorative ornament featuring Platypus d?cor piece. Detailed carving throughout. We imagine this was a specially commissioned piece for the Rene Picot featured on the tag at it’s base.
Makers mark / hallmarks: Rene Picot
Sourced: in Normandy, France
Origin: likely Tazmania area. Certainly Eastern Australia
Age: circa 1910. Possibly older
Size roughly: 162 x 30 x 39 cm – 64 x 12 x 15 inches
Weight roughly: 21kg (delivery in Western Europe only, further afield by arrangement. Please get in touch for a quote to your location. Price quoted in listing is an estimate only)
Condition: in antique condition with signs of previous display, some indentations and scrapes but generally excellent looked after condition, some cracks to wood at top (see photos) but still structually sound
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