Wonderfully decorative tin bird, possibly a long billed curlew. Intricate painted texture on the chest, wings, face and beak.
Early 1900s, France.
Lovely patina and wear, no damage to note. Later placed on a wooden block.
Bird – H (including base) 20 x W 24.
Base – H 6.5 x W 8.5 x D 6 cms.