29 October 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,750
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
'A TREASURE SEEKER', A PATINATED AND GILT-BRONZE WITH HIDDEN INTERIOR FIGURE, CIRCA 1920
depicting a young man digging a mound, which lifts to reveal a gilt sleeping nude maiden, signed in the bronze C. Kauba
7 5/8in. (19.5cm.) high
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