A late 19th Century wooden Noak's Ark, German circa 1880, containing 110 hand-carved wooden animals and figures (quantity)
Lot 443
Fine painted wooden Noah's ark and animals, German circa 1880
Sold for £1,500 (US$ 2,487) inc. premium
Lot Details
Fine painted wooden Noah's ark and animals, German circa 1880
The bow bottomed ark with orange hull, stenciled windows to all sides and patterned freeze, painted dove and olive branch to roof and replaced sliding panel, together with six people and over sixty pairs of animals including elephants, camels, sheep, dogs, giraffes, lions, horses, birds and some singles, (panel replaced, some animals lacking legs), ark 32cm (12 1/2in) tall, 56cm (22in) long), 15cm (6in) deep.
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