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"Queen Mary" Painting
Robert Young Antiques
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"Queen Mary" Painting
20th Century English Paintings
Wonderfully expressive naive ship portrait water and body color on paper.
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19th Century Cheyenne (Plains Indian) Beaded Picto...
Antique 19th Century American Native American Objects
Hide, Beads
Constructed of native tanned hide, these moccasins were intricately beaded in a pictorial design consisting of star, cross and arrow motifs.
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20th Century Luwaluwa Mask from Congo
Twiga Gallery
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20th Century Luwaluwa Mask from Congo
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20th Century Congolese Folk Art Tribal Art
Wood
Luwaluwa mask from Congo made in the early 20th century. It has well pronounced cubism Picasso type mouth long noise and rectangular eyes and beautiful ornamented lines which indicate w...
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Large Painted Wooden Carnival Spinner
Cottage + Camp
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Large Painted Wooden Carnival Spinner
Vintage 1930s North American Carnival Art
Bold graphic black and white game spinner with cupid's arrow pointer. from an unknown carnival game of chance. painted laminate wood
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13-Star Printed American Flag, Unusually Large
Antique 1870s Political and Patriotic Memorabilia
13 Stars, 1876-1898, a Very Rare Printed Example, Unusually Large Among its Known Counterparts of the Late 19th Century, Probably Made in Canada: 13 star American national parade flag,...
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'No' Sign, circa 1940
American Garage
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'No' Sign, circa 1940
Vintage 1940s Folk Art Signs
Wood
Hand-painted wood 'No Eating, Drinking, Ball Playing, Dogs' sign more than likely used in a park or picnic area, as found surface and condition, circa 1940.
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Linoleum Floor Cloth, circa 1940
American Garage
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Linoleum Floor Cloth, circa 1940
Vintage 1940s More Folk Art
Circa 1930 large scale graphic and exceptional linoleum floor cloth painted with a map of the United States and a history of the evolution of transportation bordering the map, produced ...
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Antique Native American NWC Lance Effigy, 19th Cen...
Antique 19th Century North American Native American Objects
Wood
Shamanic Whaling Lance Effigy. Region / Tribe: Southern NWC / Nootka or Kwakiutl. circa: 1860-1880. Material: Wood, cedar. Dimension: L. 32 ½”. Collection History: From a collectio...
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‘Pal O Mine’ Inscribed Box with Scroll Top
Vintage 1930s American More Folk Art
A wonderful expressive Tramp Art box with the inscription, ‘Pal O Mine.’ It has a scroll like handle on its top. Interesting choice of wording suggests he made this Tramp Art box for a ...
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Fine English 19th Century Sailor's Woolie Picture
Antique Late 19th Century English Early Victorian Nautical Objects
Wool
A fine example of a 19th century wool work picture of a British ship decorated with Signal flags from bow to stern, above a royal cartouche that reads "Banners of War," with the Union J...
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Large Folk Art Head Shaped Box
DR 2
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Large Folk Art Head Shaped Box
Vintage 1950s American More Folk Art
Wood
This is a fun piece, great for additional storage or used as a bar cabinet.
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19th Century Cast Iron Wall-Mounted Roster
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Antique Late 19th Century American Country Primitives
Iron
This fantastic Folk Art rooster is in great condition and has holes for mounting or hanging on a wall. This big cock is in fantastic condition and is quite heavy. The feet have fragment...
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Postage Stamp Irish Chain Quilt
Stella Rubin
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Postage Stamp Irish Chain Quilt
Antique 1880s American Quilts
Cotton
A more accurate name for this quilt might be a one patch in that it is made of consistently small squares throughout. The diagonal placement of light fabrics gives it the Irish chain ef...
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Horse Sculpture in Wood
Susan Wheeler Home
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Horse Sculpture in Wood
Antique 19th Century More Folk Art
Wonderful Primitive Folk Art horse hand-carved of wood with horse hair mane and great detail and color. Metal bar mounted to back for hanging on wall, 19th century or earlier.
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Laminated Wooden Pig
On Hold
Daniel Stein Antiques
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Laminated Wooden Pig
Early 20th Century American More Folk Art
Oak
An amusing and substantial laminated oak pig of undetermined origin, circa 1920.
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Bronze Currency from Nigeria, More Than 200 Years ...
Unknown
Antique 18th Century Nigerian Country Tribal Art
Metal
Torque, made of bronze alloy used as currency for the Queen and Queen mother. It indicate royal and high rank. Worn on a neck. Also prestige and adornment for the ruling power.
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School Girl Needlework of the Original White House...
Antique 1810s American Folk Art Political and Patriotic Memorabilia
All on silk and canvas with painted sky and many different examples of stitching technique. Period from 1801-1812 in original frame and with original wavy glass. Very rare to see one ex...
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19th Century Pawn Shop Trade Sign
Mark Jager Antiques
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19th Century Pawn Shop Trade Sign
Antique Late 19th Century American Signs
This is one of the best folk art trade signs I've seen. Part Alexander Calder, part Folk Art and part historical Trade Sign. It's huge. It measures, 6' x 42 inches. The three balls r...
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One-Patch Charm Quilt
Stella Rubin
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One-Patch Charm Quilt
Antique 1880s American Quilts
Cotton
This one-patch charm quilt is more than its name. The blocks are set on point and colors are used to create a nine-patch center diamond. The term charm quilt refers to one in which no f...
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Vintage Trading Post Rug, Navajo, circa 1940
Navajo Indian Art
20th Century American Rugs
Wool
A large Navajo rug with designs and coloring most consistent with textiles which originated at the Ganado Trading Post (founded by John Lorenzo Hubbell at Ganado, Arizona, in 1876). Th...
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Painted Tramp Art Frame with Lush Pastoral Drawing...
Antique 1890s American Paintings
A large Tramp Art painted frame with a lush pastoral pastel drawing. The frame is signed on the back, “Grand Father Miller Made This Frame Year 1900.” The frame is painted a copperish c...
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Antique Original Painted Brown Swedish Mora Grandf...
Antique 1830s Swedish Painted Furniture
The beautiful paint is all original on this grandfather clock from the famous area of Mora, Sweden. It was painted brown with floral embellishments all around in the traditional Folk Ar...
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20th Century Fang Reliquary Figure from Gabon
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Early 20th Century Gabonese Tribal Tribal Art
Wood
This beautiful figure from Fang tribe of Gabon is normally kept on top of the basket or pot which is considered to be sacred and holds the bones of the loved ones. This is where the spi...
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Souvenir Memory Quilt
Sylvia Antiques
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Souvenir Memory Quilt
Vintage 1920s American Folk Art Quilts
Fabric
Souvenir memory quilt, pieced with school pennants, flags, felt tobacco premiums, and portraits
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Collection of 40 Vintage "Lucky 13" Billiard Balls...
Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Game Boards
Resin, Wood
Collection of 40 vintage "Lucky 13" billiard balls with wood rack.
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Dogs at the Bar Painting
Kirk Albert  Vintage  Furnishings
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Dogs at the Bar Painting
Vintage 1930s American Paintings
Canvas
Unlike most paintings with this theme, this oil on canvas features a very lighthearted and spirited attitude. The artist paid close attention to creating unique personalities and dialog...
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Rare Ceramic Pitcher with Particular Glaze by Pol ...
Pol Chambost
20th Century French Beaux Arts Ceramics
A rare ceramic pitcher with particular glaze by Pol Chambost. Signed under the base, circa 1950-1960. Perfect conditions.
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19th Century Mustard Painted High Back Dry Sink F...
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Antique 19th Century American Painted Furniture
19Th century amazing chrome yellow or bright mustard painted high back most unusual form dry sink . This high back sink works well for a server or buffet . There are four drawers of wh...
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Card Suits Panel Game
American Primitive Gallery
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Card Suits Panel Game
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art Game Boards
Wood
This was probably an early gaming piece where something was tossed through the holes. It may have been for flicking cards or bean bags. It is made from two pine boards with an incised e...
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Rare and Precious Ceramic Vase by Jean Carriès
Jean Carriès
Antique Late 19th Century French Art Nouveau Ceramics
A rare and precious stoneware vase by Jean Carriès (1855-1894). Signed under the base "Jean Carries." circa 1880-1890.
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1980s Neon Drinks Sign
Architectural Anarchy
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1980s Neon Drinks Sign
American Folk Art Signs
Glass, Metal
1980s neon drinks sign. New wiring.
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Antique American Folk Art Round Checker Game Board...
20th Century American Folk Art Game Boards
Wood
Antique American Folk Art Round Checker Game Board.
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Polychrome Wooden Wall Pocket
Sylvia Antiques
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Polychrome Wooden Wall Pocket
Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Primitives
Pine
Moose relief carved wall pocket with original paint and shaped backboard with floral design and blue ground color. Great piece of American Folk Art in untouched original condition. Foun...
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1950s Double-Sided Neon "OPEN" Sign
Architectural Anarchy
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1950s Double-Sided Neon "OPEN" Sign
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Signs
Metal, Glass
1950s Double-Sided Neon "OPEN Sign." In working condition.
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Rare Suffragette Broadside Advertising A 1914 Marc...
Political and Patriotic Memorabilia
Rare Suffragette Broadside Advertising A 1914 March and Subsequent Rally in Syracuse, New York Organized by the NYC-Based Women's Political Union, the Only Known Example in this Style: ...
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Complete English Zebra Wood Backgammon Game Box, C...
Antique 1830s English George IV Game Boards
English zebra wood backgammon game box. Game consist of board, two sets of 15 checkers, two pairs of dice, a doubling cube and pair of leather dice cups, Early 19th century. Complete ga...
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African Ewe Fabric
Carini Lang
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African Ewe Fabric
Unknown
Vintage 1960s Ghanaian Tribal Tribal Art
Cotton
A lovely Ewe man's size wrap which would make a wonderful bedspread, throw or wall hanging. The colors are very delightful and the weaving is fine and skilled. It is made from 100% cott...
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Pair of 19th Century Pottery Gin and Brandy Kegs w...
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Antique Late 19th Century American American Classical Ceramics
Pottery
This fine pair of pottery gin and brandy kegs are in wonderful as found condition. The brass spigots and corks are all original. There are no makers marks on this pair and are most unus...
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Large Authentic Hand-Carved African Sculpture on S...
Karl Springer
American Mid-Century Modern Masks
Authentic hand-carved African sculpture, woman's head with four horns, by the Ekoi tribe in Nigeria with a suede base by Karl Springer, American, 1980s (photo of original Karl Springer ...
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Needlepoint Art Scape
Kirk Albert  Vintage  Furnishings
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Needlepoint Art Scape
Vintage 1970s American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Thread, Mirror
Handmade large-scale 1970s needlepoint art piece depicting a Classic French pastoral painting. The face of the wooden frame is trimmed in distressed mirror.
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"INFORMATION" A Provocative Sign Constructed Of Al...
20th Century American Modern Signs
Aluminum
"""INFORMATION"" A seemingly straightforward sign constructed out of aluminum block letters and mounted for display on an aluminum base. This pleasingly generous sign, presented in an a...
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Orange Cameroon Ju Ju Hat
Liza Sherman
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Orange Cameroon Ju Ju Hat
Late 20th Century Cameroonian Tribal Art
Orange Cameroon Ju Ju hat traditionally worn by tribal chiefs.
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Sailor Made Victorian Shellwork Box
Sylvia Antiques
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Sailor Made Victorian Shellwork Box
Antique 1870s American More Folk Art
Shell
Sailor made Victorian seashell encrusted hinged box with four tintypes portraits of a sailor and his family mounted on top with wallpaper lining.
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Very Important Luba Hemba Male Wooden Sculpture
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Antique Late 19th Century Congolese Folk Art Tribal Art
Wood
Important Hemba male hunter from congo, holding a knife and shield on his hands while carrying arrows at her back with, beautiful black patina wearing a well-made coiffure which is open...
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Set of Two Vases and Two Covered Pots by Gio Coluc...
Gio Colucci
20th Century French Beaux Arts Ceramics
A set of two vases and two covered pots in polychrome enamelled terracotta heightened with gold by Gio Colucci (1892-1974). Monogram signature, circa 1950. Measure: H : 13 in (the large...
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William and Mary Period “Credence” Table
Robert Young Antiques
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William and Mary Period “Credence” Table
English Painted Furniture
Table of Classic semi circular form with a rising top and single drop leaf. Solid oak with well patinated surface.
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19th Century Early Mini Pieced Doll Quilt in Plexy...
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Antique Mid-19th Century American Country Quilts
Calico
19th century early New England mini pieced doll quilt in amazing as found condition. This is a great example of wonderful workmanship and great condition. These early little beauties ar...
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20th Century Luba Wooden Stool
Twiga Gallery
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20th Century Luba Wooden Stool
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Early 20th Century Congolese Tribal Tribal Art
Wood
Important Chieftain Luba female stool from Congo used by a Chiefs of kings. Luba are some of the master artist known by many collectors. it has such a nice black patina, this sited woma...
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Fine Pair of Gustavian Style Demilune Consoles
Antique Late 19th Century Swedish Painted Furniture
Demilune console of particularly refined elegant form pine with original Primitive faux grain decoration.
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Mbete Mask
Liza Sherman
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Mbete Mask
Late 20th Century Congolese Masks
Wood
Mid-20th century wooden Mbete mask. Painted wood with pedestal.
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Pre 19th Century Dogon Wooden Horse and Rider
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Antique 19th Century Malian Tribal Tribal Art
Wood
This Dogon horse rider depicts power and prestige. Riding horses was seen as a symbol of mythological and personage. Only wealthy and important people could afford to own and ride horse...
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17th Century Dutch Brass Three-Light Sconce with D...
Dutch Folk Art Antiquities
17th century three-light sconce. Early punched brass with great design.
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Late 20th Century Papua New Guinea Wooden Sepik Su...
Late 20th Century Guinean Folk Art Tribal Art
Wood
A vintage Papua New Guinea wooden suspension hook ('Samban' or 'Tshambwan') from the Iatmul People of the Sepik River region, carved on both sides, featuring a stylized figure, flanked ...
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Fang Bantu Tribal Mask
Liza Sherman
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Fang Bantu Tribal Mask
20th Century Nigerien Tribal Art
Wood
Bantu Fang tribal mask made of sandalwood on a pedestal mount.
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Early Navajo Indian Weaving Pillow in a Geometric ...
Unknown
Early 20th Century American Navajo Native American Objects
Wool
This is a real good eye dazzler Navajo Indian weaving pillow. The backing is in a dark brown cotton linen.
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19th Century French Antique Street Sign
Ambiance Antiques
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19th Century French Antique Street Sign
Antique 19th Century French Neoclassical Signs
19th century antique street sign.
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19th Century Art of Sudan Sculpture
Twiga Gallery
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19th Century Art of Sudan Sculpture
Unknown
Antique Late 19th Century Sudanese Tribal Tribal Art
Wood
Female sculpture from Sudan standing with straight hands holding touching the hips, braided hair and light patina wood showing it was outside for many years. It has minor wear due to ag...
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Early 20th Century Leather Mosaic Game Board
Trilogy Antiques + Design
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Early 20th Century Leather Mosaic Game Board
Early 20th Century Folk Art Game Boards
Early 20th Century leather game board. Great patina and graphic quality.
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Original 1930's Light Up Motor Tune Up Industrial ...
Vintage 1930s American Signs
Metal
Original 1930's Light Up Motor Tune Up Industrial Metal Cabinet. Original paint.
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19th Century Ahiwara from Mali
Twiga Gallery
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19th Century Ahiwara from Mali
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Antique Early 19th Century Malian Tribal Tribal Art
Wood
Well carved 19th century or before 19th century Chiwara brought in US 1970s, with minor dents on the wood but in good condition considering the age size and delicacy. Used by Dogon peop...
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20th Century Congo Wooden Sculpture
Twiga Gallery
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20th Century Congo Wooden Sculpture
Unknown
Vintage 1950s Congolese Tribal Tribal Art
Paint, Wood
Power figure 20th century from the Congo. Made from wood, and painted yellow on top.Its one of few Congo pieces with prolonged face of an owl and human combined which indicate awareness...
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Tin Flower Decoration
Andrew Spindler Antiques
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Tin Flower Decoration
Early 20th Century Mexican More Folk Art
Tin, Wood
A charming and decorative pressed repousseé tin decoration in the form of a neoclassical urn containing an exuberant flower arrangement, mounted on a stained wooden stepped plinth. Pos...
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Yellow Cameroon Ju Ju Hat
Liza Sherman
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Yellow Cameroon Ju Ju Hat
20th Century Cameroonian Tribal Art
Feathers
Yellow Cameroon Ju Ju hat traditionally worn by village chiefs.
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Mid-20th Century Yoruba Beaded Hat
Twiga Gallery
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Mid-20th Century Yoruba Beaded Hat
Unknown
Mid-20th Century Nigerian Tribal Tribal Art
Beads
Beautiful beaded hat from Yoruba Tribe Nigeria with bright yellow, red, blue and green colors. Its nice an vibrant worn by Yoruba priest from Nigeria. It has infinity symbol which means...
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Mud Cloth
Liza Sherman
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Mud Cloth
20th Century Malian Tribal Art
Cotton
20th century cotton mud cloth from Mali dyed with a mud resist.
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Painted Tool Board
Sylvia Antiques
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Painted Tool Board
Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Primitives
Wood
Painted tool board with original hooks and original black and yellow paint. Wonderful original surface.
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Beacon Blanket
Woodard and Greenstein
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Beacon Blanket
Beacon Blanket Co.
Early 20th Century North American Folk Art Quilts
Cotton
Beacon blanket, circa 1930. "Triangles" geometric design inspired by Indian motifs. Soft patina from use. Wear on binding. (See photos).
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Wine Bottle Cooler - Galvanized Tin Wash Tub, circ...
Early 20th Century American Country Primitives
This terrific ribbed tin wash tub with the name "RUB-A-TUB" embossed in the bottom doubled for washing clothes and, we're told, as a child's bathtub. Also reads "Patents Applied For" on...
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Yellow Cameroon Ju Ju Hat
Liza Sherman
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Yellow Cameroon Ju Ju Hat
20th Century Cameroonian Tribal Art
Feathers
Yellow cameroon Ju Ju hat traditionally worn by village chiefs.
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Pair of Folk Carved and Painted Wood Plaques on Bo...
Unknown
Antique Late 19th Century American More Folk Art
Pine
Pair of fantastic hand-carved and painted Folk Art wood plaques. This pair has velcro strips on the back side and attached to the linen frame. The top plaque has a horse dog and a house...
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Patriotic Whirligig
Sylvia Antiques
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Patriotic Whirligig
Mid-20th Century American More Folk Art
Wood
A patriotic whirligig, folksy figural carving of a man dressed in a blue jacket, red trousers, wearing a blue brimmed top hat. Painted red and white arrow style paddles.
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Early 20th Century Mable Game Board Table
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20th Century American American Classical Game Boards
Marble
This is a fine example of great quality marble game board laid in a custom-made and forged iron base. This marble board can pop out if need be for cleaning or removing to hand or displa...
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19th Century Bonze Currency from Ivory Coast
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Antique 19th Century Ivorian Folk Art Tribal Art
Metal
19th century lost wax currency from Ivory Coast. Highly decorated all-over the body with small very refine lines, circles with etched edges. Good for bookshelves, office use or coffee t...
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20th Century Superb Dogon Mask
Twiga Gallery
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20th Century Superb Dogon Mask
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Early 20th Century Malian Tribal Tribal Art
Wood
Incredible, powerful and heavy wooden Dogon mask depicts lamb which symbolize power, strength and sacrificed. It is considered one of the purest animal.
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Calder Inspired American Primitive Fish Stabile
Alexander Calder
Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Outsider and Self Taught Art
Metal, Steel
The stabile came from an avid fisherman's estate. A slight breeze or touch sends this piece into a slow, calming spin. Constructed from wire rods, rings and pierced oval metal blanks....
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Early 20th Century Yoruba Beaded Mask, Nigeria
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Early 20th Century Tribal Tribal Art
Beads, Fabric
This is one of the old small beaded Yoruba mask from Nigeria. With the face of OBA (King), Eva lasting symbol on one side and birds. The birds are protective of the king. These hats are...
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20th Century Tall Bongo Sculpture from Sudan with ...
Unknown
Early 20th Century Sudanese Tribal Tribal Art
Wood
20th century tall bongo sculpture from Sudan straight arms simple, elegant with grey patina. Represents the living spirit of loved one after death. Instead of just feeling the loss of l...
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Hand-Carved Early 19th Century Folky Wood Rooster ...
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Antique Early 19th Century American Country Primitives
Pine
This fun 19th century wall hanging was from a very early chocolate two part mold. This hand-carved rooster is a wall hanging with the early brass ring for hanging. The condition is very...
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Your Very Own Plaster Skull Encased in a Clear Un-...
Vintage 1950s American More Folk Art
Exactly what you never knew you always wanted.
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20th Century Baga Mask
Twiga Gallery
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20th Century Baga Mask
Unknown
Early 20th Century Guinean Folk Art Tribal Art
Wood
The character represented in this mask, Banda (also called Kumbaruba by some Baga groups), is a complex composite of human and animal forms. The long horizontal headdress is composed of...
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Pair of Mexican Indian Weaving Bolster Pillows
Unknown
Vintage 1940s American Adirondack More Folk Art
Wood
This fantastic handwoven Indian weaving pillows are really truly amazing and in great condition. The backing is in a dark brown cotton linen. This handwoven pattern looks like a Greek k...
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Mid-20th Century Pende Mask
Twiga Gallery
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Mid-20th Century Pende Mask
Unknown
Mid-20th Century Congolese Folk Art Tribal Art
Burlap, Paint, Wood
Beautiful 20th Century Pende mask from Congo. Made of wood, Raffia, also painted.
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Monumental Mexican Indian Eye Dazzler Weaving Pill...
Unknown
Vintage 1940s Adirondack More Folk Art
Alpaca
This large Indian weaving bolster pillow is so amazing and powerful. It is a wool weaving and has a brown cotton linen backing. This eye dazzler is very graphic and geometric.
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Pair of Mexican Indian Weaving Bolster Pillows
Unknown
Vintage 1940s American Adirondack More Folk Art
Alpaca
These unusual Mexican Indian weaving bolster pillows are in great condition. The backing is in a dark cotton linen. The inserts are down and feather fill. They work well with more detai...
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19th Century Yoruba Priest Handwoven Leather Hat
Unknown
Antique 19th Century African Tribal Tribal Art
Suede, Wood
19th century handwoven Yoruba hat from Nigeria used by a Yoruba priest or Yoruba healer. Made of Hand woven cloth, leather and real lion tail. Its one of the earliest hat made before th...
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African Feather Headdress Juju Hat
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Late 20th Century Cameroonian Tribal Art
Traditional feather "JuJu" headdress in white.
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Ultimate American Bakelite, Chrome, Copper, Alumin...
Vintage 1920s American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Aluminum, Copper, Chrome, Bakelite
Without a doubt the most powerfully designed large Trench Art table lamp that we have ever handled. Rising from a stepped polished copper base with a burnt umber and terracotta coloured...
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Patriotic Bicycle Whirligig
Sylvia Antiques
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Patriotic Bicycle Whirligig
Vintage 1930s American More Folk Art
Pine, Paint
Carved pine whirligig of man on a bicycle, propeller driven and painted in patriotic colors with painted sheet metal star attached to arrow. The carved figure has articulated arms and l...
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Unusual Early Family Portrait
Robert Young Antiques
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Unusual Early Family Portrait
Antique 18th Century Paintings
Depicting Three Sisters With a Book and Fruit Oils on Canvas Northern European, c1740 Framed/External dimensions: 34.5" high x 37" wide
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Glazed Ceramic Vessel signed "Eivissa T"
Studio 111
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Glazed Ceramic Vessel signed "Eivissa T"
Vintage 1960s Spanish Ceramics
Eivissa is the historic name for the Spanish island of Ibiza which has a long history of making pottery including Pablo Picasso.The initial "T" is for "Toniet",the pseudonym for Toni Ri...
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Pair of Rare Abelam House Posts, Papua New Guinea
Tarlo & Graham
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Pair of Rare Abelam House Posts, Papua New Guinea
Early 20th Century Oceanic Tribal Art
Steel, Wood
Two large figurative house posts, male and female. Made by the Abelam people, from the Maprik area of Papua New Guinea, in the Prince Alexander Mountains. carved wood with natural pigme...
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Two Folk Art Fairground Target Heads
Robert Young Antiques
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Two Folk Art Fairground Target Heads
Antique 1890s Swedish Folk Art Carnival Art
With Brightly Coloured Original Painted Faces Solid Carved and Painted Solid Birchwood
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Anna Keys, “Pappa’s ship”
Robert Young Antiques
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Anna Keys, “Pappa’s ship”
Antique 1860s South American Outsider and Self Taught Art
Delightful Naive Folk Art Needlework Picture Depicting Two Whaling Ships and Whales in a Choppy Sea
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Volcanic Ceramic Vessel by Robert Glover
American Ceramics
Robert Glover studied under Peter Voulkos at the Otis Art Institute and taught there for years.His work can be found in museum collections around the United States. Signed and dated "Gl...
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19th Century Folk Art Red Goat Weathervane
Antique 1880s American Weathervanes
This is a great 19th century folk art goat weathervane. Original red paint survives mixed with rust for an interesting effect. The cut out metal shape is what makes this a superior pi...
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Found Art Plastic Head Mold
Mark Jager Antiques
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Found Art Plastic Head Mold
Mid-20th Century American More Folk Art
I find the adult head molds much more interesting than the doll molds of babies heads. This is a young adult, but I have no idea what the mold was for. It was probably made for an adve...
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Oil Painting by Jose Hernandez Delgadillo
Dora Caza
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Oil Painting by Jose Hernandez Delgadillo
Vintage 1950s Mexican Paintings
Jose Hernandez Delgadillo, (1927-2000), was raised on a farm in the state of Hidalgo and would become one of the most prolific muralists of Mexico with many of the more than 160 he crea...
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19th Century Carved and Polychrome, Merry-Go-Round...
Unknown
Antique Late 19th Century American Folk Art Carnival Art
Wood, Paint
Pair of matching left and right facing original Putti figures purported to be from a very early merry go round in New Orleans. These have been in our possession for more than 50 years. ...
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1950s Sci-Fi Pulp Paperback Style Portrait of a Gr...
Vintage 1940s American Paintings
R.G. Portait of a Martian Female circa 1945 oil on canvas board 12 x 16 inches (Frame: 23.5 x 20 inches) excellent condition
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Patriotic Flag Quilt
Stella Rubin
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Patriotic Flag Quilt
Early 20th Century American Quilts
Cotton
This handmade 48 star flag quilt has the name of each state and its date of admission to the Union embroidered on each star. It is accurate with the exceptions of Arizona and New Mexico...
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Monumental 19th Century Cast Iron Eagle on Wood Mo...
J.W. Fiske & Company
Antique Late 19th Century American American Classical More Folk Art
Iron
19th century cast iron eagle on a wood base. The base is wood and painted black. This is a very heavy and sits stationary. The eagle is a natural original surface with traces of old gil...
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Native American Basket, Apache, 19th Century
David Cook Galleries
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Native American Basket, Apache, 19th Century
Antique 19th Century American Native American Objects
Willow
Finely woven of willow with devil's claw in a geometric pattern. Complimentary Shipping within the United States. Contact us for a quote on international shipping. Same Day Shipping an...
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Composition Ice Cream Cone Promotional Display, US...
Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Signs
Paper
A composition ice cream cone Promotional Display, USA 1940s
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"Masons" Terrazzo of Two Masons, WPA Art
Vintage 1940s American More Folk Art
Metal, Terrazzo
WPA art - terrazzo of two masons at work - soft rich color palate - austere art deco bordering on monolithic - set into steel backed frame
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Mid-19th Century Native American Splint Basket
Antique Mid-19th Century American Native American Objects
Ash
Square Covered Basket Region / Tribe: Northeastern Woodlands - Connecticut / Mohegan (?) Circa: Mid 19th C. Material: Ash splint, natural pigments Dimension: L. 19” x W. 19” x H. 11...
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Solid Wood Six Shooter Trade Sign
Radio Guy & Early Electrics
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Solid Wood Six Shooter Trade Sign
Unknown
Early 20th Century American Industrial More Folk Art
Don't let the scale of this carved wood gun fool you. It's almost 30 inches long and could be about ten lbs. The paint and patina is amazing. I was told that it may be a trade sign but ...
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Exceptional Early Folk Art Ceremonial Ale Hen
Norwegian Painted Furniture
Ceremonial Ale Hen with a stylised feathered tail and curved heck dug-out and hand-carved solid birch wood. Retaining original “Rosemaling” painted decoration. Carved with initial “S” t...
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Large Antique Folk Art Deer
Gracie
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Large Antique Folk Art Deer
Antique 19th Century Japanese Folk Art Antiquities
Wood
A beautifully carved wooden Folk Art deer, likely Japanese. 18th/19th century, with faint traces of old paint. Missing tail. Very heavy - most likely Keyaki wood.
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19th Century Relief Game Board
Cottage + Camp
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19th Century Relief Game Board
Antique Mid-19th Century American Game Boards
Unusual and striking walnut game board made of assembled wooden elements with a gilded self framing edge. Very contemporary feel, all original surface.
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Blue Metal Racing Hound
American Primitive Gallery
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Blue Metal Racing Hound
Unknown
Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Carnival Art
Metal
Made for a carnival game with numbered racing hounds. The cast metal dog has an elegant streamlined form with much of its original paint intact. The hollowed body is mounted over a blac...
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Tramp Art Chest of Drawers Signed
Clifford A. Wallach Tramp Art, Folk Art & Americana
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Tramp Art Chest of Drawers Signed
American More Folk Art
A handsome tramp art chest with five drawers displaying a rich color and fine detailing. It stands on cast metal ornamental feet and contains a note which reads, “Made by Henry C Tucker...
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Diminutive Fishmongers Counter-Top Trade Sign
Antique Late 19th Century European Signs
In the stylized form of a fish. Repousse tin with oxidized surface.
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Early 20th Century Zia Pueblo Olla
TROTTA-BONO LTD
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Early 20th Century Zia Pueblo Olla
Early 20th Century American Native American Objects
Ceramic, Paint
Pottery Olla Region / Tribe: Southwest - Arizona / Zia Pueblo Circa: Early 20th Century Material: Fired ceramic, mineral pigments Dimension: W. 11 ⅛” x 10 ¼” Condition: Overall exc...
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Authentic Hand-Carved African Mask on Bronze Base ...
Karl Springer
American Mid-Century Modern Masks
Authentic hand-carved African mask by the Ekoi tribe in Nigeria on a bronze base by Karl Springer, American 1980s (photo of original label included). Karl Springer had a scout who trav...
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Mennonite Barnraising Log Cabin Quilt
Stella Rubin
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Mennonite Barnraising Log Cabin Quilt
Antique 1880s American Quilts
Wool
While the barnraising log cabin is a very quilt traditional pattern, this example looks far more modern than one expects from the late 19th century when it was made. The magenta fabric ...
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Stevengraph Bookmark with an Image of George Washi...
Antique 1890s Political and Patriotic Memorabilia
Stevengraph book mark with an image of George Washington, made for the 1893 world Columbian exposition (A.K.A. The Chicago world's fair):  Stevengraph (woven silk picture), in the form...
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