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Painted, Gilded, and Carved Wood American Eagle Plaque

Auction:
2509
Lot:
967
Sold for:
$5,629$4,750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Painted, Gilded, and Carved Wood American Eagle Plaque, America, late 19th century, spreadwing eagle figure grasping an American shield and flags in its talons, and carrying a banner inscribed "NIAGARA EXCELLS," (minor paint loss, scattered retouch), ht. 17, wd. 50 in.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

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Eagles, National symbols of Poland

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