Antique Victorian bronze fly sculpture, macabre

Regular price £499.00

Tax included. Shipping calculated at checkout.
An attractive and unusual antique bronze fly / housefly sculpture.

A rare piece hailing from the mid to late 19th century, Victorian era it is made from solid, heavily patinated bronze with fine detailing to the wings.

It is a great example of the Victorian's obsession with both the natural world and the slightly macabre.

Desktop sized piece that stands freely could also be used as a paperweight, ornament or one for the cabinet of curiosities.

Unmarked, Victorian era, English make.

Very good used condition overall, heavy all over aged patina.

Approx measurements:
1.5" height
2.75" width
5" length

Weighs 498 grams

Any questions or queries please contact us.