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Bird sculpture

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Black and brown wooden suclpture of a bush turkey unable to stand on it's base. The top exterior is covered with burnt engraved designs. The design on its body consists of continuous consecutive over lapping semi-circles, and the tail is filled with parallel lines. The neck, head, legs, and interior of the body are lightly shaded.

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