This Olde World Santa comes with the March 2003 Woodcraft

75th Anniversary catalog featuring this carving as the Santa Carving

Contest winner, the contest poster featuring this winning carving

at center, the contest winning notification letter from Woodcraft

Corporate, a copy of the TV program episode "The American Wood

Shop" with Scott Phillips featuring this carving as contest winner and an

unwrapped copy of issue 24 of Wood Carving Illustrated, Fall 2003,

featuring this carving as the contest winner. Completely documented

to be an Antiques Road Show dream.

Price: $4,550 plus shipping



This carving is carved in the "olde world" style and is

just under 12 inches high.


 


It's finished with boiled linseed oil and acrylics with a satin

clear coat.



...a nice weaved basket.



Complete with teddy bear, shoulder bag, and foot prints in the snow.




The eyes are aqua marine and the beard has a pearl tint.