Vintage Hand-Carved Wood Popeye Figure with Original Paint Surface

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About

Vintage popeye figure. Hand-carved wood with amazing alligatored paint surface complete with anchor forearm tattoos. Created from three pieces of carved wood.

Details

  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Materials and Techniques
    Hand-Carved   Wood
    Hand-Painted
  • Condition
    Good. Some age cracks to wood and paint surface. Please see images for accurate representation of condition. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions
    13.5 in. H x 3 in. W x 3.25 in. D
    34 cm H x 8 cm W x 8 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Santa Monica, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU87346859883
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2009

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Located in Santa Monica, CA

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