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Sculpture, Bookworm in Hat, Bronze, Vintage, 20th Century


Bookworm or Caterpillar
3rd Quarter, 20th Century
Bronze or brass
12 inches long, 5 inches high

A whimsical sculpture probably representing a “bookworm,” portrayed as a smiling anthropomorphic segmented caterpillar, with two small front feet and wearing a hat.

Condition: Generally fine overall with light wear and oxidation. Mounting holes on bottom suggesting it might formerly been on a base, or part of a larger construction.

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20th Century