“They say somewhere in Africa the elephants have a secret grave where they go to lie down, unburden their grey wrinkled bodies, and soar away, light spirits at the end.” – Robert R. McCammon, Boy’s Life
Vintage Carved African Wooden Elephant – $75
Elephants are one of the most majestic creatures to roam the earth. Maybe it’s how they walk with grace while being the largest land mammal in modern history, or the fact that babies follow behind their mamas holding onto their tail with their tiny trunks. We have found elephants over the years here and there, but these vintage pachyderms were so unique, it seemed to be kismet as we came across these all within the same month while searching for the next great find.
Vintage Black Resin Elephants – $45 each
Elephants are pack animals. This pair looks like it is roaming through the Serengeti.
Vintage Brass Elephants – Large $300, Small $150
In Thailand, people revere elephants posing with their trunks pointed towards the sky as they believe they bring good luck.
Vintage Porcelain Indian Elephant – $85
This beauty is adorned with fabric and jewels, perfect for the Maharaja himself.