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Carved and Painted "1843 CENTRAL HOUSE" Tavern Sign

Auction:
2431
Lot:
598
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Carved and Painted "1843 CENTRAL HOUSE" Tavern Sign, America, 19th century, double-sided sign with scrolled frame with acorn finial and pendant, the center painted with a spreadwing eagle with an American shield below a banner inscribed "E Pluribus Unum" and clutching arrows and olive branch in its talons, iron hardware, (weathered surfaces), overall ht. 48, wd. 37 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

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