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American History in Wood / Carved Figure of Neil Armstrong on the Moon, United States, c. 1970.

Lot 271
Carved Figure of Neil Armstrong on the Moon,
United States, c. 1970.
Ending from 22 February 2023, 19:00 EST
Skinner Marlborough, Massachusetts

US$600 - US$1,000

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Carved Figure of Neil Armstrong on the Moon,

United States, c. 1970.
Carved wooden sculpture depicting NASA astronaut Armstrong (1930-2012) carrying a U.S. flag as the first man to walk on the moon, 16 July 1969, mounted to domed base covered with moonboot prints, 22cm wide, 17cm deep, 27cm high (9 1/2in wide, 7 1/4in deep, 11in high).

Footnotes

Provenance
Dick Robson Antiques, Indiana.

Literature
Robert and Anne Levine, American History in Wood: The Levine Folk Art Collection, (s.n.: Robert and Anne Levine, 2017), 104.

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