Lot 22

Carved Whimsy Display

Estimate: $200 - $400

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$0 $25
$300 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$300,000 $25,000
$500,000 $50,000

Rare carved whimsy display. Display case, knife, & 11 unique small hand carved wood whimsies by Chas B Gardiner. Batavia, NY, 1855-1865. Case. Wood and glass. H 18" W 15-5/8" D 5-1/8".Knife. Wood, metal and horn. H 3-3/8" W 3/4" D 1/2".Whimsies  range: H 24" to H 1".Folk art glass bottle construction: H 13".Condition:Very good overall some imperfections,minor losses and repairs which do not detract from the importance of the item as a whole. View high-res links for detail.  Provenance: Typed note detailing the whittler and works.Link for high-res images: https://www.dropbox.com/scl/fo/5ks9emuvjqsw6b7gtddls/h?rlkey=rttn7m0hdrj090hto5gcfo843&dl=0

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