This is a large beautifully carved black forest dog desktop inkwell and pen holder on a naturalistic base. I have been a black forest carving collector for years but now I have to make more space, hence the sale.
Early antique Black Forest ink blotter with a carved bear on top. It's Swiss and is nicely hand carved with wonderful detail to the bear's coat and face. He has glass eyes. Great for a collector. I have been a black forest carving collector for years but now I have to make more space, hence the sale.
In 1884 Brienz ( black forest ) area the school of wood carving was founded and a lot of these box's and cuckoo clocks/ furniture was carved in this region. It has wonderful carved windows and doors with a charming eyebrow window added at the thatched roof level.
Victorian Black Forest moose head wall bracket carved form a single block of oak. The shelf on top is not separate as is often the case and is carved from the single piece of oak as is the rest of the carving.
A really lovely carved wood casket, which would make a super addition to any treen collection or as a fabulous jewellery casket on any dressing table. Antique late 19th century hand carved Black Forest jewellery casket.
<p>The owl has lovely original glass eyes and well carved features, in lovely condition - a minor nibble to the beak and some light surface wear due to age. Very tactile and is truly charming. 7.8cm high.</p>
A very nice original hand-carved Black Forest bear with protruding glass eyes and beautiful carving all over. I have been a black forest bear collector for years but now I have to make more space, hence the sale.
I have been a black forest carving collector for years but now I have to make more space, hence the sale. This is a beautifully carved black forest bear. Original glass eyes. Great condition, but has a tiny nibble on his left back foot but you can't notice it unless you look for it (see pics).
Large sized hand carved black forest "fruits of the hunt" wall bracket. Ideal for that special clock or sculpture. Even looks good stood up. Will display well in any period,contemporary setting. No problem.
Black Forest Bear dating late 1800's ~ 6" high to the epergne ~ Bear 4.5" high. It has the original etched glass "Epergne" which is beautiful as these have often been replaced over the years. There is a tiny slight chip at the bottom of the glass, but you cannot see it unless you take it out to have a close look.
Large sized Caryatids hand carved from one solid block of wood.Appears to be an old "soft" wood. beech/pine etc. Ideal wall shelf/bracket project or use as is. The pair are heavy and weigh 3.938 kilos unwrapped.
This is a old black forest bear circa 1870 it is quite crude but has plenty of charm.There is part of a old label on the base you can just make out Suisse. A lovely piece for the collectors. I also have other black forest carvings for sale.
<p>Antique 19th Century.</p><p>Black Forest walnut Jewellery Box, (possibly French)</p><p>In nice condition.</p><p>Inside has old pink satin lining, there is a key but it is the original one.</p><p>The box has two love birds on the top and has three sides hand carved with leaves.</p><p>Size approximately </p><p>Height including the top of the love biDs carving 6.5" (16.5cm)</p><p>Width 7.5" (19cm)</p><p>Depth 4.5" (11.5cm)</p>
A large and impressive antique 19th century Black forest wooden cabinet. Once opened the cabinet reveals 7 draws each with blue velvet lining. The cabinet benefits from a Bramah lock. The cabinet has been carved to all sides with ornate motifs.
Good overall condition, There is small section of borders missing on one edge of the base, and paint flakes and nibbles across the piece, as per the clear photographs, exceptionally rare and very novel.
A superb carved Antique wooden jewellery box from the Black Forest region of Germany. Circa 1900 with intircate carved flowers and leaves spray on the top. Standing on 4 bun feet and with the original key to lock.
ITEM:ANTIQUE BLACK FOREST WALKING STICK CANE c.1890. CARVED DOGS HEAD WITH VERY FINE DETAIL. ONE ORIGINAL GLASS EYE, ONE MISSING. CONDITION:PRE-OWNED, USED. ONE EYE MISSING. CARVING AS SHOWN. SLIGHT BOW.
The box has original lock although no key is present. The box also has original lining although it could do with refurbishing. The box has moulded and carved decoration throughout. One of the photos has a wine bottle in shot to give an indication of size.
It is carved as a bear on a terrain with an inkwell concealed inside a log, the log is hinged and opens to reveal the removable glass inkwell. A stylish antique late 19th century carved black forest ink stand.
Combined postage at this charge. %0a<br>%0a<br>Antique Victorian Black Forest Hand Carved Hardwood Pocket Watch Stand. C1890. Dispatched with Royal Mail Signed For® 2nd Class. In good order,from the Black forest ( Bavarian) region. Late 19th century. Watch rests in the cicular aperture. Height is approx. 3 7/8 inches. To fit a ladies (or gents dress) watch of around 1 1/2 inch diameter. %0a<br>%0a<br>Thanks for looking,hope you love it!
This delicate antique Black Forest wall pocket holder is beautifully pierced with wild roses and leaves with the roof having trailing ivy. They are all complete. ANTIQUE BLACK FOREST. POCKET WATCH WALL HOLDER.
Ending Saturday at 8:44AM BST2d 2hClick & CollectAge: 1850-1899
Condition is good, with a few old and small knocks. The bear is seated with his front arms outstretched, one paw holding a block of wood that has been scratched by his claws. It could be either a cup or book.
A 19th c Black Forest folding table, sold originally in England, it has intricately carved decoration of vine leaves and grapes to the table top and fret work with hand carved detail to the legs, two of the legs have had worm damage in the past, however as the main area is away from the carved decoration, restoration is possible, also some small losses to the table edge and where the two halves of the table where originally glued, this has given way and left a fine split, size is 420 mm, 16.5" square x 460 mm, 18" tall.