Gutta Percha Frame

From our personal collection:  Fantastic Victorian gutta percha three dimensional plaque set into a wonderfully open carved Black Forest walnut frame.   The plaque features a pair of love birds on the left, an attractive reclining woman in the center with her right arm draped around a decorative urn leaning to present a garland of flowers to a standing winged cupid with bow and quiver. Elaborately woven vines, branches and leaves make up the open carved border of the frame, all in remarkable original condition.  This piece hung on the wall of our home for many years.  It is a unique and decorative piece of Victoriana!    Circa:   1870.    Dimensions:   12.5″ H   x   19″ W.   Condition:  Fabulous original rich mellow patina to frame and plaque.    Price:   $1250gm1 gp2 gp5gp6

 

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