Rare Carved Snake Form Boat Tiller
American, late 19th century. Carved maple or birch. This rare and possibly unique delineated carving is finely executed while evoking a whimsical and folky feeling in the snake’s face. This is a wonderful example of how a utilitarian object can transcend into a work of art. Condition: Retaining original varnish finish and brass mounts.
Dimensions: 32 1/2"l
Item ID: FA-WDCRVG 297