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Sale 1127 Lot 103

Birdstone, Hardstone, Bust Type: Likely the best of its type; this bust is large, well polished and refined in style. It has expanding popeyes, pecked nostrils, cut mouth and Adena drilling. Very, very minor restoration to the top of the right eye. 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 x 2 1/8 Cumberland Co. North Carolina Found in 1976 or 1977 by Terry Flood while digging in his back yard in Fayetteville. This is the Queen pictured in WW#7 pages 188 & 189 "The Queen and Her Court"; and Legends II page 140. T5193
Estimate $75,000-125,000

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