"Buccaneer" Antique Pirate Swashbuckler Pompeian Bronze
Antique pirate swashbuckler bookend Pompeian Bronze clad, original paint, 1930
"Buccaneer" and by the artist, Peter Manfredi - copyrights in 1930.
Bronze-clad, a manufacturing technique whereby a skin of bronze was deposited on a plaster form through the process of electro-plating. Pompeian Bronze, of NYC 1920s to early 1930s used this process (name molded onto the rear base)
9 1/4 inches tall; bases are 3 3/4 inches X 3 1/4 inches. Each weighs about 2 1/2 pounds.
Like new condition, OBO