Around 1900 Gaper in the shape of a Moor.
Made of wood, hand painted and carved.
With fading colours due to age.
There are many replicas in circulation, however this is an authentic model.
Signed Gaper with name and initials (illegible however).
25 cm high
14.5 cm wide
14 cm deep
The photos are part of the description.
A ‘gaper’ was placed outside a pharmacy to attract customers and also served as an indication of the pharmacy’s quality.
The Moors were the Muslim population of medieval Spain. The Moors were mainly Moroccan Berbers and Arabs.
- Feutre en bois sculpté à la main avec l'ancienne peinture restante
- Époque estimée
- Vers 1900
- Pays d’origine
- Bon état - quelques usures et tâches dues à l’âge