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French Bronze Dore Dog Paperweight

French Bronze Dore Dog Paperweight

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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Metals: Bronze: Pre 1900: Item # 111297
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Handsome gilt bronze figure of a reclining dog (some variety of hound) mounted as a paperweight on a butterscotch marble base. The statue retains its original gilt surface and has achieved a very pleasing patina. The marble base is richly colored with gray veining.

Origin: France, circa 1850. Condition: some flaking to bottom edges of marble base, no cracks, no damage to bronze figure. Size: 4-1/4" x 2-3/8" x 2-1/4" tall.