Hippo Butler & Peach Miniature Bronze Sculpture
In spite of its size, swimming at 8 km underwater and running on land at 30 km per hour is quite usual! That’s a very good reason to give the much-admired Hippo lots of space. That and its unpredictable temperament!
- Height: 2.3cm x Width: 5cm x Depth: 1.5cm Weight: 52g
This charming bronze figurine is made in solid foundry bronze using the ancient method of lost wax casting. The design is finished by the art of patination where various acids are applied to the surface of the bronze and heat applied to create a deep rich brown patina. Then bronze is then sealed with a special wax which further enhances the colour and protects the bronze for years to come.
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We are a family run gift shop Located in Hastings, East Sussex, dedicated to providing you with gifts and treasures alike. We first opened our doors in 1987, mainly selling locally made wares. Since then, we have become a staple of the historic Hastings Old Town, stocking over four thousand different products, most of which you can now find online!
In May 2020, we opened our online store and have been working hard to bring the in-store magic online whilst still delivering the same level of service our customers have come to expect!
The physical shop is owned by Pauline Martin and lovingly run by Chris Jury. You may have already had the pleasure of meeting one or both of them! The website and social media platforms are run and monitored by James Martin (Paulines son) and Sabrina, his partner. Packing and fulfilment is handled by Pauline, Terry and Barbara (Paulines brother and sister) If you wish to contact any of the family, contact details are provided below!
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