A tiny hand formed BEESWAX BOY stands on a grass covered hill in his original 7.5 inch antique glass dome on its turned wood stand with three ball feet, in this circa 1850 FOLK ART totally Hand Made in BEESWAX. The LITTLE BOY in his glass DOME is in very good condition and All Original, Dome measures 7.5 inches high with base measuring 3 inches across, while the little fellow is 2.75 inches tall on his 2 inch high hill.
He's so cute with black glass bead eyes and thinnest wax eyelids, painted black lid lines, brown brows and squiggles of wax hair below the hat brim. His cheeks are pink, his mouth is pursed, and his clothing is beeswax also made as one with the figure, with lederhosen, white shirt with tucks across the front and down the arms. A wide collar, socks and ankle boots, and a straw hat (some bits of the hat brim are gone), from a non-smoking environment.
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