'Penguin Huddle'  A Shallow Box and Cover
Lot 519
'Penguin Huddle' A Shallow Box and Cover
Sold for £21,000 (US$ 35,952) inc. premium
Lot Details
'Penguin Huddle'
A Shallow Box and Cover
the base of the box painted in blue/green to resemble an iceberg, the lid with impressed feet markings and approximately 150 penguins in a huddle, with custom made box
27cm diam, impressed DCW mark, with thrower's monogram for Chris Wright and modeller's monogram for Alan Pepper, painted 'S.T des', with description 'A Penguin Huddle, Huddling is the key by which emperor penguins sustain their breeding fast during Antarctic winter. This complex social behaviour enables all breeders to have equal access to an environment which allows them to save energy and incubate their eggs,' painter's monogram for Adam White, B113
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