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Bronze Sculpture Rain Forest Frog
This very attractive Bronze Sculpture Rain Forest Frog is perfect for all collectors of frogs and would make a very attractive gift for a birthday or other special occasion. This lovely Bronze Sculpture Rain Forest Frog can live outside on the rockery or by a pond on a stone as well as living indoors as a paperweight in an office situation, a shelf sitter or next to an aquarium. The painted effect of this Bronze Sculpture Rain Forest Frog is rather exotic and is perfect to add into interior design.
This lovely item carries a corrosion and rust free guarantee
Size 4 x 12 x 12cm
Delivery is free to your home in the UK within two weeks
History of Bronze:
Bronze is an alloy consisting primarily of copper, commonly with about 12% tin and often with the addition of other metals (such as aluminium, magnesium, nickel, or zinc) and sometimes non-metals or metalloids such as arsenic, phosphorus or silicon. Bronze was significant to any culture that encountered it. Tools Weapons, armour and various building materials like decorative tiles made out of bronze were harder and more durable then their stone or copper predecessors. The earliest tin-alloy bronzes date to the late 4th millennium BCE in Susa (Iran) and some ancient sites in Luristan (Iran) and Mesopotamia (Iraq). Copper and tin ores are rarely found together (exceptions include one ancient site in Thailand and one in Iran), so serious bronze work has always involved trade. In Europe, the major source for tin was Great Britain’s deposits of ore in Cornwall. Phoenician traders visited Great Britain to trade goods from the Mediterranean for tin. Bronze is one of the most innovative alloys of mankind.
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