This American Indian is a vintage, figural, incense burner from Germany. The soft paste is a grayish brown in color with painted green accents. The Indian is wearing a full headdress and is wrapped in a blanket. He holds a rifle in his right hand and holds a long pipe in his left hand. There are painted places like the gun, hair, feathers, face and hands. The back has an opening at the lower back to place the incense cone with a hole in the back of the head for the smoke to escape. It is incised on the lower back with four digits and the bottom is stamped on the bottom; Made in Germany.
It measures about 4 1/2" high and is nice condition with minor wear and no damage. The paint is worn on the raised areas, especially the headdress feathers.
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Item ID: 18410
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