Lot 127: Folk Art Carved Eagle

Lot 127: Folk Art Carved Eagle

“Don’t Give Up the Ship”, Bellamy style carved eagle, original carved and painted banner, carved arrow, stars and a flag shield, 10 1/2″ h,, 26″ l. [Note: found in the home (attic) of the family directly related to Gideon Welles. See American Eagle, p. 119 (No 8, Portsmouth Eagle) for similar example.] 

$300-400

Description

“Don’t Give Up the Ship”, Bellamy style carved eagle, original carved and painted banner, carved arrow, stars and a flag shield, 10 1/2″ h,, 26″ l. [Note: found in the home (attic) of the family directly related to Gideon Welles. See American Eagle, p. 119 (No 8, Portsmouth Eagle) for similar example.] 

$300-400