This item is a fabulous HAND CARVED BLACK FOREST SCHNAPPES BEAR. This guy is a hiking bear and is exceptionally well carved. It exhibits the very best in high quality Black Forest craftsmanship. The piece has exceptional color and patina and is beautifully detailed. There are six matching Schnappes glasses and a decanter which is not a match. The figure measures just over 18" high. It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or missing elements. We date it c1890.