10-28-2020 12-01-2018
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3185B Boston
October 28, 2020 03:04 AMCalender

Mound Builder Stone Effigy Pipe

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


Mound Builder Stone Effigy Pipe, Mississippi mound building culture, 800-1200 AD, large steatite pipe in the stylized form of a bird, lg. 9 in.

Provenance: Private collection, Bristol, Rhode Island; Jay C. Leff collection, Pennsylvania.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

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Jay C. Leff