pilot house eagleSHIPCARVING - PILOTHOUSE ORNAMENTS
USA: New Jersey
17-1/2 x 30-1/2 x 23-1/2 in.
Pilothouse eagle from tugboat, cast zinc and gilded. Eagle has outspread wings and stands on half sphere which is red and peeling, exposing black undercoating. Believed to be from the Hackensack River area. Tip of left wing chipped, exposing base metal.