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Solid Silver Kudu Antelope on Wooden Base     Order Form     Request more information
Reference: S11031
Period: Elizabeth II
Year: 20th Century
Silversmith:
Place: Zimbabwe
Price: $ 300.00
Weight: 138 grams
Dimensions: 9.5 cm height excluding base
Condition: Excellent.

Description: A beautifully modelled solid silver Kudu antelope, with impressive horns, this is very realistic. The kudu is a good size and weight, 2 silver pins on the feet connect it solidly to the wooden base, which has a felt base, this is heavy enough to be a desk paperweight. The kudu is clearly hallmarked, triangle antelope head mark (we believe for Zimbabwe), crescent moon makers mark (assistance welcome) and 865 standard mark, so slightly lower than sterling grade. Realistic animal sculptures by Patrick Mavros of Zimbabwe are held in high esteem, given the quality of the modelling perhaps this silversmith was trained by Mavros.
Solid Silver Kudu Antelope on Wooden Base
Solid silver kudu antelope on wooden base

Solid Silver Kudu Antelope on Wooden Base
solid silver antelope figure - zimbabwe

Solid Silver Kudu Antelope on Wooden Base
Silver kudu, mavros inspired

Solid Silver Kudu Antelope on Wooden Base
silver antelope, zimbabwe, mavros inspired

Solid Silver Kudu Antelope on Wooden Base
Solid silver kudu and wooden base

Solid Silver Kudu Antelope on Wooden Base
Zimbabwe silver hallmarks, 865, moon, rhodesia

Solid Silver Kudu Antelope on Wooden Base
Silver 865 antelope scale

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