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Small Eskimo Figure

Auction:
3185B
Lot:
367
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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

Description:

Small Eskimo Figure, Alaska, Okvik, Old Bering Sea I period, 200 BC-100 AD, elongated torso and head, traces of fine incising on torso, ht. 2 in.

Provenance: Private collection, Stowe, Vermont.
Estimate $2,000-3,000


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

Alaska, Americas, Arctic, Bering, Bering Strait, Eskimo, Indigenous small-numbered peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East, Old Bering Sea, Stowe, United States

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