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Polychrome Black Americana Whirligig
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American, ca 1950s. A carved and painted whirligig of a black man wearing a button-front vest and top hat, mounted atop a large blue directional arrow; ht. 43 in.

Condition:  
Figure's left "arm" is damaged at shoulder and tip of "arm".
Sold: $660.00
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