Folk Art Carved Cod Fish

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Carved in the round and painted wooden cod with glass eyes, wooden fins, raised gill plates and a fiber chin barbel, signed R.M. Ethier, circa 1970 or so. Mounted with iron hooks for hanging.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent. In deliberately distressed finish; excellent condition other than one pectoral fin appears re-adhered. Has expected loss and wear..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor structural damages.
  • Dimensions
    11.5 in. H x 29.5 in. W x 5 in. D
    29 cm H x 75 cm W x 13 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    Nantucket, MA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU90397518803
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2010

Typical response time: 23 hours

Located in Nantucket, MA

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