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Representation of four men in a canoe with head of crocodile.

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Large wooden crocodile carving in front of the Alligator Farm's theater. The carving is one of three from the Island of Timor in the Pacific. It is carved from a Suar tree detailed with interlocking crocodiles.

Sketch by artist Carl Frederick Austen who was in residence in St. Augustine. Subject of portrait is unknown. Writing reads: "Portrait" / Florence. 1951 / February." For more on his time in St. Augustine see Moultrie Journal.
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