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RARE Signed AMANDA CROWE Carved Wood BEAR SCULPTURE Figurine Carving

CROWE small bear wood carving, appears to be walnut. 5.5″ long, 3.5″ tall, 2 wide. Good overall condition, with some wear noted esp. To paws and ears. Please review all photos for best condition description. Amanda Crowe began carving at an early age, and in 1953 was hired to teach woodcarving and sculpture at the […]

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Rare Antique Chinese Wedding Canopy Opium Bed Intricately Heavily Carved

Up for sale from a collectors estate I have this Rare Antique Chinese Wedding Canopy Opium Bed Intricately Heavily Carved. Item is in good condition for its age as can be seen in my pictures and does show some signs of wear from age. Great addition to your collection. Please feel free to ask any […]

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RARE Arne Tjomsland Mid-Century Modern TEAK Eskimo Hunter Canoe Carving NORWAY

C e l es ti a l N o n e s u ch. A rare Mid-Century Modern Arne Tjomsland wood carving of an inuit hunter. Marked on the bottom’NORWAY. Very good condition with significant patina. The leather wrap that once attached from the back wooden block to spear is missing. Exhibits signs of age […]

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Rare Vintage Alligator Spearing Decoy Wood Carving Fish Decoy by Casey Edwards

Rare, vintage alligator spearing decoy with articulated head, hand carved and painted by Casey Edwards in his antique/vintage style. Casey has carved many decoys of all kinds, and with the fish decoys, he brings you the contemporary, more realistic looking fish decoy, and the folkart, “critter” fish decoy. Casey has become well known for his […]

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RARE PAIR Antique Santos Carved Wood Figures 18th 19th C Man Woman Sculptures

Substantial, fine carved antique Santos figures here! Circa late 18th or early 19th C. So nice to find in a matching Pair! The carving and detail are finer than most most examples you will find! Condition: Typical antique wear. Considering their age, they still maintain most of their original paint. Their faces lack original painting, […]

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Rare Tom Taber Wood Carving River Sea Otter Clam 15 Glass Eyes Sculpture Signed

Another beautiful and rare Tom Taber Otter Wood Carving. Very nice with exceptionally figured wood grain. Some wear to the end of the tail shown in the image #11 collage. Another great Hayward Wi estate find. Measures approximately 15″ long X 5″ wide. The item “Rare Tom Taber Wood Carving River Sea Otter Clam 15 […]

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Rare EMIL JANEL Wood Carving Sculpture of Washing Woman Master Woodworker Signed

F ourth G eneration A ntiques. A rare original carving by master American woodcarver Emil Janel. The subject is a woman washing laundry and the details are amazing, from her rough expression to the smooth ripples of the water. The sculpture stands 11″ tall and is 6-5/8″ x 6 at the base. We suppose this […]

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Rare antique hand carved wood indigenous Mexican dance ceremonial mask sculpture

This is a very rare antique 19th century hand carved wooden Mexican ceremonial dance mask. It is carved out of a single piece of solid wood and is beautifully painted by hand. It has acquired a wonderful patina from age and has two holes in each side for mounting. The piece has a great shape […]

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Rare Chinese Qing Huanghuali Wood Wooden Box Carved Coffre Sculpture

TRÈS RARE COFFRET SCULPTÉ, SCULPTURE AJOURÉE. EN BOIS PRÉCIEUX: HUANGHUALI DE HAINAN. UN PARFUM DIVIN SE DÉGAGE DÈS QU’ON OUVRE LA BOÎTE. LA STRUCTURE DE LA BOÎTE EST TOUT EN HUANGHUALI, RECONNU PAR SON PARFUM TYPIQUE ET SES VEINES. LES PANNEAUX SCULPTÉ SUR LES 5 FACES SONT EN UN AUTRE TYPE DE BOIS DUR, HUANGTAN? […]

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Rare Antique Large Black Forest Hand Carved Wood Bear Statue Sculpture

A beautiful example of a Black Forest carving, beautifully executed. This hand carved wood sculpture dates to the 1930’s. It features a large bear with an impressive fur. The large wooden statue has been signed Cristaldi. Good antique condition with some normal signs of ages. Please take a close look at the pictures, they are […]

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