Art Deco bronze of a raptor bird perched on a stone plinth of porphyry. Fine and smooth forming of the bird as clean and rounded volumes. Rigid and regal with crests and plumage folded in tight and streamlined contours. Unsigned but attributable to the work of Wilhelm Krieger ( German 1877-1945). Mounted on a tapered plinth of fine porphyry. the size is 2.5" wide by 2" deep, 12" tall.