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Three Carved and Decorated Odd Fellows Gavels and a Gavel Head

Auction:
3259T
Lot:
1832
Sold for:
$160$130

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3259T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 04, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Three Carved and Decorated Odd Fellows Gavels and a Gavel Head, America, late 19th/early 20th century, one marked "Lookout Mt." on the handle and with a bullet in the head; one decorated with a carved chain and inscribed "Lookout Mt."; one with the head marked with inlaid lettering "ONTARIO/LODGE/NO 90/ONTARIO ORE" and "FLT" in a chain; and a head with carved chain and inscribed "Presented to Gibson City Lodge No 542 Nov 20 1913 By C.J. Grim & J.W. McKenson," lg. to 10 1/2 in.

Provenance: The Lookout Mountain gavels collected from an Odd Fellows lodge in Georgia.
The Thomas and Audrey Metzger Odd Fellows Collection
Estimate $100-150


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Keywords

Fire lookout, Gavel, Government, Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Lodge, Odd Fellows, Odd Fellows lodge, Organizations

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