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Folk Art Indian of Carved Wood with Braided Hair


Carved and painted wood Indian with braided hair. One of a group of carvings by an unknown maker originally found in an Ohio chicken coop. Related figures are illustrated in 20th century American Folk Art and Artists by Herbert W. Hemphill Jr. pg.52.


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  • Condition
    Good. nails indicate there was originally clothes or some other covering.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 30 in. x W 6 in. x D 3.5 in.

    H 76.2 cm x W 15.24 cm x D 8.89 cm

  • Seller location
    New York, NY
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