Painted Turtleback Bellows, American, c 1840

Painted Turtleback Bellows, American, c 1840

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Size: 8” x 18½” x 2½” • Price: $400

Turtleback bellows with original green and ochre painted decoration of two-handled compote and leaves. Leather is fully replaced, and the bellows are in working order.

Excellent condition, consistent with age and wear.


Back of bellows


Three quarter view of bellows


Detail of bellows' brass


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