Model Whaling Boat A951


Comes with three oars and four harpoons. 13" wide and 57" long.  Incredible that these small boats were deployed against sperm whales. Double ended so they could change direction instantly! One can barely imagine the bravery and skill it took to land those great leviathans. Beautifully made model. Price on request.    

Life-size Effigy of an Angel or Saint 1860s Mexican M791


Designed to be dressed in different robes according the seasons and festivals, this exquisitely carved and cunningly articulated figure, gessoed and painted with realistic glass eyes, dates from the 1860s and must have seen at least century of use. The arms and hands are movable. The base is restored but the rest is original, some damage ...