This is a hand-carved and painted American folk eagle in the style of John Bellamy. This particular example includes a banner chest shield of red, white and blue. The eagle and shield are period hand-painted with gilt -- dating from the early to mid 20th century.
Dimensions: 27 1/2" H x 16 5/8" W x 2" D
Exquisitely hand-carved and gilded 19th century American wall eagle. The eagle is depicted in mid-flight, clutching crossed arrows and shield in its talons. The shield has a blue chief, with...
On marble base and signed by the artist - Max Turner