Folk Art Carved Wood & Bottle Cap Rattlesnake

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Whimsical mixed media primitive folk art snake. Discovered at a rural sale in western Georgia. Curved body is made with 65 silver painted bottle caps held together with a heavy twisted internal wire. Hand carved stylized head and rattle complete this simple yet bold piece of Americana. Likely created during the Depression.

 

Date:  1930s

Size:  9″ long in current curved position.

Condition:  Excellent.

Price: $93

Shipping: $12




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