Rare mascotte « Chouette savante » par G. Grohe, fabrication française, circa 1910,
Lot 149
Rare mascotte « Chouette savante » par G. Grohe, fabrication française, circa 1910,
Sold for € 3,750 (US$ 4,395) inc. premium

Lot Details
Rare mascotte « Chouette savante » par G. Grohe, fabrication française, circa 1910,
Signée sur l'arrière de la base, fonte creuse en métal composé à patine cuivre foncé, représentant une chouette savante perchée sur un livre avec une plume d'oie, un rouleau, une longue-vue et un rapporteur, hauteur 12 cm, montée sur un bouchon de radiateur en laiton fixé sur un socle en bois tourné.

A RARE 'WISE OWL' MASCOT BY G GROHE, FRENCH, CIRCA 1910,
signed to rear of base, hollow-cast spelter with dark patinated copper-plated finish, depicting a learned owl perched on a book with a quill pen, scroll, telescope and protractor, 12cm high, mounted on a brass radiator cap above a turned wooden display base.
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