Southern United States African American Chip Carved Folk Art Church Altar For Sale
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Southern United States African American Chip Carved Folk Art Church Altar

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Amazing work of African American folk art. Very detailed and many layers of original paint surface. Found in the southern United States. Great storage box on top of the alter with a carved Virgin Mary holding a cross and surrounded by a carved garland of flowers and fruit. The altar is open in the back. Altar box is not attached.

Details

  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
    Many layers of original white. Bottom layer is a fantastic alligatored creamy white color.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions

    H 49 in. x W 51 in. x D 34.5 in.

    H 124.46 cm x W 129.54 cm x D 87.63 cm

  • Seller location
    Santa Monica, CA
  • Reference number
    U1204178734691

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Located in Santa Monica, CA
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