North Dakota Route 5 Marker A860

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Porcelain Enamel. North Dakota Highway 5 (ND 5) is a mostly two-lane and 337-mile (542 km) long east–west highway the touches the northern border of the state and is never farther than about 17 miles south of the Canadian border. The eastern terminus is located about four miles (6 km) east of Joliette at the Red River ...

Spanish Colonial Santo: Archangel A854

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Judging by his martial aspect and the colors I would call this santo the Archangel Michael. Even missing his wings, his is a commanding presence. Price on request. Images of saints (santos) were known as bultos (sculptures) and retablos (paintings on wood). Local woods–aspen and cottonwood root for bultos and pine for retablos–were used; water-based paints were ...

Spanish Colonial Santo wearing a Cap SOLD A853

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Very handsome santo wearing distinctive headgear, beautifully carved, a martyr, and lifting his robe to display his wound. Wood and gesso. Price on request. Santo (English: Saint) are various religious artforms found in colonized parts of Spain consisting of wooden or ivory statues that depict various saints, angels, or Marian titles or one of the personages of ...