These are nice arent they? by Tore Svensson, iron with gold detail.
These are raised- that is beaten with a hammer, into this shape, over a steel stake.
actually done cold! thanks Tanja for the amazing link to a video of Svensson at work ( see comments)
And much bigger than I had imagined... really great.
P.S. curious about the Elephants?
check the original post for the makers and the winner!