Pair Antique Carved Figurines

2309-3789 (Click to Inquire About This Item)

11 x 5 x 3

Location: Baton Rouge

Carved from solid blocks of fruitwood which was subsequently given a walnut toned stain, this pair of figurines depict a couple from the region around the Black Forest, where a "melting pot" of a variety of cultures has combined to create a unique civilization over the centuries. Famous for fruit production and fine hunting, among many other things, this couple would seem to be enjoying the benefits of their habitat.
Circa 1880s.
Each measures 11 x 5 x 3.