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Gilt Carved Wooden Eagle

Auction:
2412
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$3,851$3,250

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2412
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 08, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

Gilt Carved Wooden Eagle, America, late 19th century, spreadwing figure carved in the half-round, (imperfections), ht. 8 1/2, wd. 44 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

worn gilding over earlier gray paint, lower portion missing, two holes drilled for hanging, 1 x 1/2 in. small loss to surface on right wing.

Keywords

earlier gray paint, Gilding, Gold, Metalworking

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