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American Folk Art Limestone Carving Snake, Shield and Stump


Detailed American Folk Art limestone carving of a rattle snake wrapped around a tree stump and shield or coat of arms, circa 1870. Found in Tennessee. A very nice heavy and solid piece.


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  • Condition
    Good. Good condition. Part of the limestone around the top ring of the stump is a lighter color. Please see images. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 8 in. x W 8 in. x D 8 in.

    H 20.32 cm x W 20.32 cm x D 20.32 cm

  • Seller location
    Santa Monica, CA
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