Dating from the nineteenth century, these two miniature sculptures were carved from exotic Corozo nuts. These sorts of sculptures were caved by prison inmates to pass the time. The eyes are made from sulphur. A rare find.
Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
Approx. overall 2¼" high x 1½" wide x 2"
Approx. overall 6cm high x 4cm wide x 5cm