95% condition, there are two small cracks on the chin and front right leg as can be seen through photo. got it when I was travelling to Johannesburg and the seller was very proud of the fact that it was made out of a single marble slab.
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Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:
A vintage South African school carved marble tapir
Carved from red/brown stone or marble, in the form of a tapir
13 cm (5 inches) high, 24 cm (9 1/2 inches) long
CONDITION: chip losses to chin and old break and repair to front leg
PROVENANCE: Acquired in South Africa
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