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Lot 412

Wilhelm Schimmel carved and painted rooster

Estimate: $7,000 - $9,000

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Wilhelm Schimmel (Cumberland Valley, Pennsylvania 1817-1890), large carved and painted rooster, retaining its original untouched polychrome surface, 8 1/2" h. Few roosters of this size by Schimmel are known.

Competitive In-House shipping is available for this lot. Minor scattered flaking/loss of paint. Old darkened varnish surface. No apparent cracks.