c.1930s Rare Pair of Hailware Glass Art Deco Polar Bear Bookends

REF: 4856

c.1930s Rare Pair of Hailware Glass Art Deco Polar Bear Bookends

REF: 4856

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A striking and very rare pair of Art Deco acid finish polar bear bookends, the animals stepping on frozen terrain with ice walls behind. Condition: small internal air bubble to one back base edge, some mould lines to the backs; light surface wear; nothing further found. Circa 1930s, made by Hailwood & Ackroyd, Leeds, signed on the ice wall tops of both with a very small acid mark "Hailware British Made". Height 15.5cm/6.1in, width 11.5cm/4.53in, depth 11.5cm/4.53in, weight 4.48kg/9.88lb.

  • Height 15.5 cm / 6 14"
  • Width 11.5 cm / 4 12"
  • Depth 11.5 cm / 4 12"
  • Weight 4.48 kg