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Lot 0057
  • Item: Spanish American War Era Carved Coconut Parade Torch, possibly made by POW. Meticulously hand carved coconut with symbolic images including; a U.S. occupied military fortress flying a U.S. flag, floral basket with clover and olive branch, grapes with compromising handshake, stylized moustached face, etc. Created for use as a parade torch. Notice the metal funnel insert at the top with an opening to pour in oil and for placement of the wick. There are two small holes, one on each side, to allow the carving to be attached to a torch stick with free moving bracket or harp.
  • Date: Circa 1900
  • Dimensions: Approximate size is 5-3/4" tall including metal piece X about 3-1/2" wide.

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  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $12.50 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Location: This item ships from Pennsylvania

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  • Condition

    Light soiling and scuffs. a couple minor age cracks in bottom area which do not detract from the overall aesthetic of this piece.

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    Spanish American War Carved Coconut Parade Torch

    Estimate $900 - $1,000Mar 12, 2017
    101 Avenue of the Americas
    Suite 900
    New York, NY 10013
    United States
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