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IMPRESSIVE CARVED LATE 19TH C. SPREAD-WINGED AM. EAGLE WALL PLAQUE. Monumental scale eagle with antique bronze paint, 27” H x 98” L x 5” D. Provenance: Acquired by seller in 1993 from Historic Smithville Village, in Smithville, NJ. This eagle hung on a wall by a stairway in the main building. Condition: In overall good, structurally sound condition. Note that the wall plaque is constructed of sectional pieces, particularly the wings and shoulders, and that there is some minor separation of these pieces, but they are stable. Paint wear and chips throughout with an area of green paint near the eagle’s leg. Drill holes on reverse from prior hanging.

(Estimate: $800-1200. Note: This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)

IMPRESSIVE CARVED LATE 19TH C. SPREAD-WINGED AM. EAGLE WALL PLAQUE. Monumental scale eagle with antique bronze paint, 27” H x 98” L x 5” D. Provenance: Acquired by seller in 1993 from Historic Smithville Village, in Smithville, NJ. This eagle hung on a wall by a stairway in the main building.  Condition: In overall good, structurally sound condition. Note that the wall plaque is constructed of sectional pieces, particularly the wings and shoulders, and that there is some minor separation of these pieces, but they are stable. Paint wear and chips throughout with an area of green paint near the eagle’s leg. Drill holes on reverse from prior hanging.

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