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3121M Marlborough
August 12, 2018 10:00AMCalender

Carved and Painted Battling Militia Soldiers Whirligig

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3121M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 12, 2018 10:00AM


Carved and Painted Battling Militia Soldiers Whirligig, 19th century, the figures dressed in blue jackets with white trousers, heads with painted facial details and lead-rim hats, their arms with sword and paddles, ht. 19, lg. 24 1/2 in.

Provenance: Judy Milne, January 1977.
The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art
Estimate $800-1,200

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Judy Milne, Sybil Kern