Stagecoach Wells Fargo Oscar M Cortes Stage Coach

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  • Item Category: Ceramics
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 15, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House
Stagecoach Wells Fargo Oscar M Cortes Stage Coach
Oridinal work of art miniature - an authentic VINTAGE extremely rare and highly collectible WELLS FARGO STAGECOACH by the world famous OSCAR M. CORTES. For 76 years, CORTES has been handcrafting and hand carving OLD WEST Stagecoaches and Wagons. His work is in MUSEUMS all over the world, and has been owned by many famous people and celebrities such as WALT DISNEY, JOHN WAYNE, and WELLS FARGO. This is a wonderful opportunity to add a MUSEUM quality piece to your collection!
As you can see from his website / , his present day STAGECOACHES & WAGONS are priced between $550.00 and $7,000.00 each. This STAGECOACH is dated 1988, thus vintage, making it more valuable and collectible. Each piece is handmade and painted, using only the same original materials; hardwoods, metal and leather, NO plastics. They are created using only the finest woods, sometimes dried for more than 10 years.
This CORTES Stagecoach is in EXCELLENT condition, no missing or broken pieces. It is totally HANDMADE/HAND CARVED from solid WOOD and has METAL Luggage RACKS. Each individual spoke is hand carved. It is totally HAND PAINTED even down to the LETTERING which is: WELLS FARGO & CO. OVERLAND STAGE. On the door is: U.S. MAIL and the AMERICAN EAGLE. It is SIGNED/ENGRAVED: OSCAR M. CORTEZ, 19
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