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Group of Folk Art Items
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American, 19th century. An assembled group of folk art items including two handmade wooden pairs of pliers, one having handles which unfold into increasingly smaller pairs, and a collapsible whimsy; lg. 8 in (longest).

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From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan
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