VERY FINE CARVED GILTWOOD SPREAD-WINGED AMERICAN EAGLE CLUTCHING A SNAKE WALL PLAQUE, CIRCA  1800
VERY FINE CARVED GILTWOOD SPREAD-WINGED AMERICAN EAGLE CLUTCHING A SNAKE WALL PLAQUE, CIRCA  1800
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VERY FINE CARVED GILTWOOD SPREAD-WINGED AMERICAN EAGLE CLUTCHING A SNAKE WALL PLAQUE, CIRCA 1800

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

VERY FINE CARVED GILTWOOD SPREAD-WINGED AMERICAN EAGLE CLUTCHING A SNAKE WALL PLAQUE, CIRCA 1800

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

Lot Sold:8,125USD

Lot Details

Description

VERY FINE CARVED GILTWOOD SPREAD-WINGED AMERICAN EAGLE CLUTCHING A SNAKE WALL PLAQUE, CIRCA  1800


snake symbolizes Justice and Tyranny. Appears to retain its original gilt surface.


Height 15 ½ in. by Width 30 ½ in. by Depth 8 ½ in.

Condition Report

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Cataloguing

Provenance

John Tucker collection;

Peter H. Tillou, Litchfield, Connecticut.

Sculptural Fantasy: The Important American Folk Art Collection of Stephen and Petra Levin
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