Historical Adolph Hitler Bust (WW2), Germany
Description: Historical Vintage AdolphHitler Bust (WW2)
Authentic artifact from the Black Forest region of Germanyin very good condition.
A very smooth and stone-like statue (most likely made ofalabaster) designed by the famous German sculptor, Otto Schmidt-Hofer, and bearing(faintly) his sculptor mark (see photo).
The artist was originally commissioned to make a bronze bust,which was exactly like this one, only larger.
This solid white casted figure wears the iron cross onjacket pocket lapel and regular cross on the tie, no Nazi insignia.
Very clean, no stains. No broken or chipped pieces. Someminor imperfections from either age or the original casting (about pinpointsize on the face, left upper eyelid) and on back of piece and head (see pic).
A rare novelty in great shape for any historian or WW2 collection!
· Stands 16-17 centimeters high (about 6.5 inches)
· 11.5 centimeters wide at shoulders (about 4.5-5inches)
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