German Black Forest Carved Dogs Head ( German Spaniel ) Shoe Horn Vintage c1940

AppleTree Antiques

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This wonderful Black Forest carving of a dog ( believed to be a German spaniel ) is a rare and wonderfully unique carving. This solid piece of wood is in the shape and style of a shoehorn with a dogs head figure at the top of the handle. This carving originates from the Black Forest region in Germany and is offered in good antique condition with no cracks or splits. Comes with original box although it has seen better days and the original glass eyes in the carved figure. 

Dimensions 15.5 x 3.5 x 4 cm or 6.1 x 1.3 x 1.5 inches
Weight  25.9 grams or 16.6 pennyweight