High Relief Rose


Front: Highly skilled, high relief carving of a rose on a stem with leaves and a bud. One leaf extends out over the edge of the spine.
Rear: Incised center rectangular border with heavily concave corners, painted gold
Spine: Five raised, single rib bands.
Foredge: Inset but flat, painted gold.

From a collection assembled thirty years ago by Phyllis Baker, an antique dealer in Wilmington, Delaware.

  • Dateca. 1900
  • MediumMarble, white, paint
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