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Antique Bronze Eagle Sculpture by Meiji at Sculpture Collector

Sculpture ID: 7595
 

Description

Bronze Eagle
by Meiji
limited edition
Bronze dimensions: 26″H x 21″Wingspan

Excellent condition
Massive Bronze Eagle with Extended Wings Perched on a Rock. Japanese Meiji, circa 1875

A perched eagle with wings spread, consisting of three separate bronze pieces: the rock on which the rapier’s claws grasp; the bird itself; and on the bird’s feathered back a removable cover piece revealing a hollow interior within the body of the eagle for hiding coins and/or jewels. Other than a tiny missing tip of one tail feather, the bronze is in excellent condition.