This item is an absolutely superb HAND CARVED BLACK FOREST COW GROUPING. It features a large cow standing upright on a pedestal and another cow lying down in the foreground. The carvings are fantastic with lifelike detail. The coloring and patina are gorgeous. The standing cow has a collar and bell around her neck. The grouping measures 9 1/2"H and sits on a round base measuring 8 1/2" in diameter. This is a very special piece of quality Black Forest demonstrating the wonderful skill that these craftsmen were capable of. The piece is in excellent condition with no cracks, breaks or missing elements.