"Cigar Box Chest," circa 1880-1920. Artist unknown
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"Cigar Box Crucifix," circa 1880-1920. Artist unknown.
"Cigar Box Pincushion," circa 1880-1920. Carved, stained and varnished wood with glass beads and velvet. Artist unknown.
"Tramp Art Church," Circa 1880-1920. Artist unknown.
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Has anyone made a CBG in this style? If so I like to see it or a link to it, or I guess I could try to make one.
Lynn that is simply awesome. Now I have try to make one.