Anglo Indian Carved 'Lion' Buffalo Horn Paperweight
Anglo Indian Carved 'Lion' Buffalo Horn Paperweight
Anglo Indian Carved 'Lion' Buffalo Horn Paperweight

Indian Carved 'Lion' Buffalo Horn Paperweight

 

 

A stylistic craved model of a lion in Indian buffalo horn.  Although simply formed the carver has caught the power, movement and ferocity of this magnificent animal.

The horn has mellowed to a a lovely grey green, something that can only be achieved over many years.

 

Early 19th century India.  Later stand.

 

Length including stand:  12"   30cm 

 

£ 260

 

Ref:  620

Anglo Indian Carved 'Lion' Buffalo Horn Paperweight