Construction in the shape of a tower. In a niche, bust of a blackman wearing a crownlike helmet, his head seen in right profile; on either side of the niche, two busts of blacks. On each side of the tower is placed a pyramid, the base of each decorated with four busts of blacks, each wearing a tortil.
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AbstractBiography: KÖHLER Johann Heinrich - 1669--1736 Dresden (GERMANY). Gold- and silversmith and sculptor in ivory. By 1725 he was chief jeweler at the court of August the Strong where he created several works for the Grünes Gewölbe.; Photographer: Mario Carrieri
Date1st third XVIII century.
TypeDecorative Arts, Utilitarian Objects and Interior Design
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