Folk Art Indian of Carved Wood with Braided Hair

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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.

Details

  • Period
    Early 20th Century
  • Materials and Techniques
    Painted
  • Condition
    Good. Nails indicate there was originally clothes or some other covering.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    30 in. H x 6 in. W x 3.5 in. D
    76 cm H x 15 cm W x 9 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU89797541293
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