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  • Item Category: Ceramics
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Sep 19, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House

This is a wonderful interpretation of the great animal of the far northern world - the MUSK OX. Created by Paul Hoff, well-known designer of the Gustavsberg Company outside of Stockholm, Sweden, it accurately portrays the mighty, hairy Bull Musk Ox that roams in INUIT land (Canada, Russia, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Alaska). This ceramic figure, shaded in earth-tone colors is impressive ! The face is authentic, as well as the mighty curved horns.

This figure is 8 inches high by 9 1/2 inches wide. It has a label on its side which reads: Gustavsberg, Paul Hoff, Design. On the bottom is hand-written: Paul Hoff, Gustavsberg, Sweden. It also has an incised trademark: Gustavsberg, Sweden.