Item Details

Art, Folk Art, Sold

Figure for pilot house, purportedly from a Louisiana based boat. Circa mid-later 19th century.

Carved from a single piece of wood; painted. Check mark in center of body. Rectangular hook set into shoulder blades, probably used to secure the figure to the boat.

Approximately 32 1/4″ high by 9 3/4″ wide, by 6 1/2″ thick.