536 Fine Irish Bog Oak Hand Carved Owl poss. by Cornelius Goggin 19thCt

Fine and Rare Hand Carved Irish Bog Oak Figural Owl of Museum Quality and medium proportions, quite possibly by Cornelius Goggin. Made during the Mid Nineteenth Century.  

The hinged head is complete with its original brown and black glass eyes. 

The Owl is perched on a naturalistic base ending on an ornately carved circular stepped spreading support 

Condition: Good condition for such an early piece with no losses anywhere, except for a tiny amount at both ear tips.  

Height: (entire as shown on main image) 6" (15.25cm). Diameter: (at base, just under) 4” (10cm). 

€760.00