R.d.s. (dec) christmas metal reindeer sculpture

Jun 02, 2021. 07:05 UTC
R.D.S. (Dec) Christmas Metal Reindeer Sculpture
United States of America


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This metal Christmas reindeer sculpture is in good condition for its age. It was created to hold burning candles, but there is no trace of melted or unmelted candle wax on it. It seems as if it was created and put away or lost in storage many years ago. (Size: Hight-24 Length-18 Wide-2)


To my knowledge, this sculpture has never been exhibited and may have been in storage for many years. This sculpture was purchased in a small shop located in a small college town in the USA. If you need more photos I will return to the storage and take them at your request.

Answered within about 3 hours
Jun 02, 10:05 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

$300 - $500 USD

Suggested Asking Price

$500 USD
What does this mean?

Hi Kirk,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

A primitive ebonized wrought iron leaping stag-form candelabra
American, 20th Century
The leaping stag fitted with 10 candle-plates in its antlers, scratch-incised RDS/Dec inside.
24 inches high, 18 inches long, 2 inches wide
CONDITION: lacking much evidence of age or use
PROVENANCE: acquired from a small store in a college town in the US
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

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