Sold at auction Carved and Painted
Carved and Painted "RAVEN & RING" Tavern Sign, 20th century, fully carved raven and ring motifs, with incised lettering on the shaped double-sided sign, old paint and gilding, on a wood post mount, (losses, age crack to wing), ht. 47 1/2, wd. 32 1/2 in. Estimate $4,000-6,000(8300)
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