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Great Lakes Carved Stone Bird Effigy Pipe Bowl

Auction:
3185B
Lot:
282
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3185B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 01, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Great Lakes Carved Stone Bird Effigy Pipe Bowl, Ojibwe, third quarter 19th century, black stone with lead and red stone inlay, old label reads "Winnebago Saux Fox Menomini 1850-75," lg. 6 in.

Provenance: Private collection, Oyster Bay, New York; John Molloy Gallery, New York.
Estimate $6,000-8,000


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

Algonquian peoples, Algonquin, First Nations, Great Lakes, Indigenous peoples of the Americas, Indigenous peoples of the Northeastern Woodlands, Languages of the United States, Menominee, Ojibwe, Ojibwe language, Potawatomi, Wisconsin

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