Category: sculpture

Marble relief of a horseman, Greek, c. 1st Century BC.

Via the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY.

Vintage Alaska Native art sculpture by Ike Kulowiyi from Savoonga, St. Lawrence Island, made from walrus bone, baleen, and whale bone.

Fallen Astronaut” memorial plaque and 3.3″ aluminum sculpture placed on the moon by crew of Apollo 15 on August 2, 1971. The plaque lists the name of 14 men, both Soviet and American, who died in service of their countries’ respective space programs.

Art glass sculpture by Heikki Orvola for Nuutajärvi Notsjö, Finland, 1970s.

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A truly magnificent wheel-lock pistol crafted by Daniel Sadeler, Royal gunmaker to the Duke of Bavaria.  Circa 1605.

Folk Art bottle stoppers, c. early to mid-20th century. 

(Collection of Dale Smith)

Untitled by Louise Nevelson, 1970.

Handmade medical-themed chess set, made from clay and wood, c. late 20th century. 

Carved Walnut mirror frame, made in Germany’s Black Forest region, c. 19th century.

Wooden folk art jewelry box, c. early 20th century.