This is a 1950’s art pottery frog, it is so life like and these pieces symbolized luck and good fortune in the gardens in Japan. They are very desirable pieces and used all around the world.
1900 vintage balancing motion folk garden art. It is all heavy metal and moves great, has original paint. Measures 12″ Whimsical garden folk art has been around since 18th century. It is what gave joy and claim to their land , farmers used them as wind direction, Kids often played with them. They were works of art each piece was hand crafted and made. There is a big interest in these pieces now days. The craft is still active and alive today