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Description

Historically Significant Folk Art 35 Star Flag Table 31" X 35" X 25" Wonderful Ebony Stained Body Carved with Civil War Era Muskets, Cannons, Cannon Balls, Dueling Pistols & Anchors, Table Surface Features 13 Inlaid Waving Stripes with Painted Blue Field Featuring 35 Stars; (Representing West Virginia Statehood), Inside Drawer Labeled "Made & Designed by F. Wedin, Roxbury" Based on an 1866 Roxbury Massachusetts Directory, F. Wedin Is Listed as a Piano Maker, Sotheby's Sold An Identical 13 Star Flag Table Years Ago Minus The Makers Mark, This Table Is The Most Historically Significant Piece of Folk Art Woody Auction Has Had The Privilege to Sell at Public Auction, The Owner of This Table Purchased It Privately From A Nebraska Family During The 1980's. The Condition of This Table Is Fantastic, There Is Some Paint Wear on The Blue Field and Two Stars Are Barely Visible, There Is One Piece of Cannon Rim Missing on The Backside, Do Not Miss This Exciting Opportunity!

Condition

Good Condition

Buyer's Premium

  • 20%

Historic Folk Art 35 Star Flag Table

Estimate $15,000 - $30,000Sep 07, 2019