Belemy Eagle Shelf

Fancy Victorian walnut carved eagle shelf.  It is attributed to the famous Kittery Maine carver John Haley Bellamy.  He is best known for his depiction of eagles.  Information can be found at this link:  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Haley_Bellamy.   An exquisite Victorian carving! 

Circa:  1860.    Dimensions:   8″ H   x   8 1/4″ W   x   4 1/2″ D.   Condition:   Good original finish with a rich patina.  One has a chip out of the tip of the eagles wing on the right side (see photo).  The eagle has been reglued slightly off center.    Price:  $450 DSC_0130 DSC_0131 DSC_0132