A creative and indomitable force, the image of the bull evokes power, abundance and prosperity. When shown with a bear, the pair represent the stock market. The bull speculates, believes in the growth of the market and buys; the bear believes in the decline of the market and seeks to sell his titles. The balance of these two animals in perpetual confrontation symbolizes the balance of the markets. Rene Lalique founded his firm in Paris in 1885, and soon became a celebrated Art Nouveau jeweler. In the 1920s, he developed a cutting-edge glassmaking technique that would become the foundation of this enduring brand. 10"L x 4"W x 5"H. Handcrafted in France.