Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Ocracoke, North Carolina, circa 1910, carved and painted wood.
Length 19.5 in.
George Washington O'Neal was Ocracoke`s oldest known carver and possibly the islands most prolific carver. He is also widely regarded as the best.
Original paint worn to bare wood; from heavy use, multiple age checks, working repair to the neck, wood damage on the left side.