posted on Dec, 16 2012 @ 01:04 AM
reply to post by Kantzveldt
The return of the art historian
Haha i knew you would dig fast with this one
I have looked closely at the base and to me it looks like its been hammered quite a bit, but is it hammered to make sharp sawed edges round and smoth.
Or is it hammered to make the casted edges soft and smoth, that i dont know.
But that dont matter really now that i know what it is
Haha, cool, female buddah tara in bronze. And for sertain at least 100 years old possibly older
Thank you friend
Now im out of crap that i dont know what it is.
At least for a while
You dont happen to know about african tribes do you?
Ive got an fairly large bowl from somewere in africa.
Its made out of some sort of animal poo, and painted with a pattern.
Ive been thinking about if it would be possible to trace its village by the help of the pattern,
What do you think, an hopless task, or could it be that each village has its own pattern and have had for generations, kind of like with the scottish