Design Toscano

Design Toscano Spitting Hippo Head Cast Bronze Garden Statue

Dimensions: 9W x 20D x 5H in.. Heirloom-quality bronze cast in the lost-wax method. Detailed, 360-degree sculpt. Hand-applied emerald verde patina. Add a pump to create a classic fountain. Individually hand-finished by skilled artisans. We can't make the ears do their trademark wiggle, but the Design Toscano Spitting Hippo Head Cast Bronze Garden Statue captures a bit of that hippo charm as it lurks just at the surface of your pond or pool. This faithful recreation ures a bit of that hippo charm as it lurks just at the surface of your pond or pool. This faithful recreation of a bathing hippo's head is crafted from heirloom-quality bronze that's cast in a mold using the lost-wax method to preserve the detail of the original sculpt. Once it's out of the mold, it's hand-finished by skilled craftsman using an emerald verde patina to give it a rich, authentic look. If you would like to turn him into a flowing fountain, you can easily add a pump to the sculpture to take advantage of a design that lets water spray playfully from his nose. read more