This is approximately 12 inch high sculpture of high fired bisque with hand painted bronze patina.
Signed and dated by the artist Robert Toth for its collectable value.
Snake - Price: $175.00
The snake or serpent is one of the oldest and complex of symbols. The underlying representations throughout the many meanings are contradictory. It’s a source of strength and power, yet also potentially dangerous.
The shedding of a snake’s skin highlights the notion of life, death and rebirth. According to Native American beliefs, it is the energy of wholeness, the knowledge that all things are equal and the notion that good things do come of bad.
A more positive snake image is that of the medical insignia. The staff of Hermes, which is entwined with snakes,. The emblem as a representation of medicine is still used today.