Auction # 32 Closing Tuesday - September 25th, 2018 at 10:00 PM EDT Catalog Lot 60
Auction Local Time: Nov 18, 2018 05:47:25 EST
1898 Trans-Mississippi Exposition Wall Hanging Sea Star (also called Star Fish) shaped Sea Shell Diorama. The Center has a domed piece of glass that has a multicolor chromolithograph picture of sail boats in front of buildings with shells and plant like material around the bottom half of the picture. The outer edges have many different types of sea shells arranged in a well balanced pattern. The shell in the top left corner has "Omaha Exposition 1898" written on it. Quite Unique. Size: 9" wide by 9 1/4" high. Condition: Overall Very Fine. The diorama is Excellent. The outer sea shells are dark with age and there is one missing sea shell in the lower left star point.