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    A Pair of Carved Wood Carnival or Carousel Band Figures, ca. 1900. exquisitely dressed in classic evening attire, reminiscent of the Greco- Roman style of dress popular in 1806. The figures have hollow bodies that can be opened from the back by removing the carved staves. The carvings have detachable arms and appear to have held a flag or banner in their hands. Beautifully painted, the surface appears to have various signs of repaint, although some may certainly be original. Obvious wood chips, paint rubs and wear lend to the overall character. At 8' tall these elegant creatures make huge impression on the viewer.

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    Auction Dates
    Nov-Dec, 2011
    30th-1st Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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