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Mid-19th Century Carved American Pilot House Eagle

$14,750

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Impressive carved pilot house eagle with old greenish gray overpaint. In excellent condition for its age. These eagles were placed on the top of the pilot house in the mid to late 19th century in New England. A great piece of Americana.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 24 in. (60.96 cm)Width: 28 in. (71.12 cm)Depth: 32 in. (81.28 cm)
  • Style
    Folk Art (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1870
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Good age patina to the paint, traces of earlier gilt underneath. A few flecks of paint off as seen in the images and should be. expected with the. age. The paint is completely stable and there are no breaks.
  • Seller Location
    Boulder, CO
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1017620371032

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    Ships From: West Bloomfield, MI
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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