Rare Pair of Carved Aztec Art Deco Panels, Golden Mahogany

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Superb examples of an important strain of American modern design in the 1920s and 1930s -- Aztec and Mayan Deco -- these carved panels depict male and female figures surrounded by a complex pattern of Deco and Aztec motifs.

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    Materials and Techniques
    Mahogany
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    15.5 in. H x 13.5 in. W x 1.5 in. D
    39 cm H x 34 cm W x 4 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    U1209158651463
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