Primitive folk art carving of a Heart in Hand Odd Fellows fraternal symbol with worn original paint. Carved heart is offset to side of palm and has a smaller heart incised in it. Fingers have carved creases and fingernails. 9 ¼ " tall (excluding base) by 5" wide. Base is 7 ¼" W x 5 ½" deep x 2" H. Found in Maryland and believed to be Southern in origin, circa late 19th or very early 20th century. Folk art at its finest.  (CJ-25)
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Odd Fellows Heart In Hand Carving

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