ISSUED IN LIMITED EDITION BETWEEN 1915 AND 1919, DESIGNED BY SIR F. CARRUTHERS GOULD, RETAILED BY SLOANE & SMITH LTD.
THE RT. HON. DAVID LLOYD GEORGE, HOLDING SHELL TITLED 'SHELL OUT', HEIGHT 10 INCHES.
MARSHALL FOCH HOLDING CHAMPAGNE BOTTLE INSCRIBED 'AU DIABLE LE KAISER', HEIGHT 12 INCHES, TOP OF CHAMPAGNE BOTTLE BROKEN OFF, TWO CHIPS TO EDGE OF BASE.
PRESIDENT WOODROW WILSON, WITH AIRPLANE, BASE INSCRIBED 'WELCOME! UNCLE SAM', HEIGHT 10 3/4 INCHES, CHIP TO AIRPLANE WING, RESTORATION TO BASE.
KING GEORGE V, HOLDING GLOBE, BASE INSCRIBED 'PRO PATRIA', HEIGHT 12 INCHES.
Barnaby and Karen Beck's diverse collection features numerous contemporary works of American folk art from noted artists such as Vermont's K. William Kautz, Ohio's Dan Noyes, Maine's Barry Norling and others. These works include trade signs, whirligigs, weathervanes, sculptures and more - some commissioned by and customized for the Becks.
Also featured in the sale are Toby Jugs, English trophy rowing oars, Spanish Colonial Santos figures, Southeast Asian carved panels, Staffordshire and Prattware pottery, and pearlware figures.