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Rare Turk Trade Figure
Artist: Not Available 
Category: Folk Art
SubType: Carvings
Origin: America-USA
Era: 19th Century
Height: 51.75 inches
American, possibly New York State, circa 1840--1880. Spruce, carved, retaining its original polychrome decorated finish having an undisturbed mellow surface, height 51-3/4 inches. The crown inscribed "SPICES". The base inscribed "FRUIT".

Provenance: Collection of David Hollander, Riverdale, New York. "Americana from the collection of David Hollander," Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, May 1--2, 1961, lot 401.

Collection of Harold Samuels, New York, NY.

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