Hand-Carved Birch Base Planter or Font For Sale
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Hand-Carved Birch Base Planter or Font


Well made piece of Midwestern Folk Art, with its central base hand-carved from a birch tree trunk. Possibly made as a holy water font or a porch plant Stand.


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  • Condition Details
    Good stable condition. Some paint loss. Please see photos.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 38 in. x W 20 in. x D 20 in.H 96.52 cm x W 50.8 cm x D 50.8 cm
  • Seller Location
    Santa Monica, CA
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