Size: 31" x 14" x 2"
After the Flood Control Act of 1965, the US Army Corps of Engineers built flood-walls and man-made levees that allowed for development into lower elevation areas. Today, the average elevation of the city is currently 1-2 feet below sea level.
Construction: This piece comes ready to hang, pre-framed in a custom, solid-wood frame. Its rich contours are carefully crafted from laser-cut layers of Baltic birch, which are hand colored and glued together with the intent that each becomes a prized conversational piece and treasured heirloom.
It was designed in the United States, crafted overseas, and imported
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