Offered by: Earle D. Vandekar of Knightsbridge, Inc
P.O. Box 586 Downingtown, PA 19335 , United States Call Seller 212.308.2022


Sailor's Large Single Valentine

$ 15,000
  • Description
    Sailor's Valentine with Seashells,
    Barbados, West Indies,
    Circa 1885

    The West Indian sailor’s valentine is of typical octagonal form with a glazed wood case with a compass rose center with a red rose which is unusually decorated with real leaves applied around it. The next surround shells shaped like roses and, again unusually, daisies. The outer bands with a swag design. The sections are contained within colorful car borders.

    Dimensions: 14 inches x 14 inches

    (Ref: NY9731-mkrr)
  • More Information
    Origin: Barbados
    Period: 19th Century
    Materials: Sea Shells within wood frame
    Condition: Good.
    Creation Date: 1885
    Styles / Movements: Americana, Traditional, Victorian
    Patterns: Florals/Botanical, Traditional
    Dealer Reference #: NY9731-mkrr)
    Incollect Reference #: 490454
  • Dimensions
    W. 14 in; Diam. 14 in;
    W. 35.56 cm; Diam. 35.56 cm;
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