Hand Carved / Primitive Item. Size: 16.5 Wide x 27 Tall x 3 Deep. Authentic Antiquity Item / Primitive in Style. Best Estimate: 125 - 200 years old. Basic Structure Details: There are (3) Wooden Planks tagged together by (2) Wooden Joiners at Top & Bottom / Iron Spikes Used to Secure Joiners.
Additionally you can see inbetween the planks are metal rods also to hold plank alignment. Condition: As Found / (Very Good Overall). Condition Details: (This is folk art - its not supposed to be perfect) There is separation in planks as shown / however the piece is rock solid.
The center smaller of the (3) planks is split at the top about 3 long as shown. There is another split in the right side large plank -, its hard to even see in person but need to mention. The triangular carvings running from top to bottom along the side edges has one broken - its been that way a very long time - the patina of cracked area looks as old as the rest.
The plaque is warped or twisted some / approx. 3/4 overall / negligible when viewing from front. Pictured / Carved Items at Top. (5) cryptic style beings possibly ancient Egyptians w symbols above heads. (2) carved men w rectangular shaped bodies / perhaps elders / all are messages w meaning.(1) large turtle topped - nailed shut box. Carved Figures Along Left & Right Sides.
Each Side Top to Bottom are a row of Triangle shapes - possibly mountains / w one triangle broken on top left. At the very sides next to mountains are large snakes & lizards. Carved Figures in Mid Section. Again turtle top with nailed. (9) tall tribal beings / (3) left beings w (2) different masked being in center / (4) right being Same as left.
Found in Detroit Michigan / Rare One of a Kind Item. Any information you may be able to provide would be greatly appreciated. Additional Pictures Available at Request.Professionally packed / Double Boxed. Thank You For Looking & Have a Blessed Day. The item "African Tribal Art / Wooden Wall Plaque" is in sale since Thursday, March 18, 2021.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Primitives". The seller is "gg_products" and is located in Columbiaville, Michigan. This item can be shipped worldwide.