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Two Tukano Utilitarian Items

Auction:
3024T
Lot:
2045
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Discovery - 3024T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
September 07, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Two Tukano Utilitarian Items, northwest Brazil, c. first half 20th century, a manioc grater with inlaid stone chips and a large manioc bowl used for serving manioc, grater size 37 x 14 1/2, bowl 25 1/2 x 21 in.

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Estimate $200-250


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Brazil, Americas, Cassava, Fermented drinks, Food and drink, Indigenous peoples in Brazil, Personal life, Staple foods, Tucano people

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