06-05-2005 06-05-2005
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2295 Boston
June 5, 2005 11:00 AMCalender
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Pair of Carved and Painted Wooden George and Martha Washington Plaques

$705$600
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2295 Location: Boston Date / Time: June 05, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Pair of Carved and Painted Wooden George and Martha Washington Plaques, America, probably early to mid 20th century, the oval plaques featuring bust-length profile portraits carved in relief, 25 1/2 x 18 1/2 in.

Note: The plaques are said to have been carved by Homer Lawrence, of Norwalk, Connecticut, a decoy carver.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Martha Washington Plaques, Painted Wooden George, Connecticut, Norwalk, Homer Lawrence