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Hopi Painted Pottery Canteen

Auction:
3185B
Lot:
545
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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3185B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 01, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Hopi Painted Pottery Canteen, c. early 20th century, the round flat-side form with spout and two lugs, the front with dark red and dark brown abstract feather pattern on a creamy-orange ground, ht. 7 1/2, wd. 8 1/4 in.

Provenance: Private collection, Long Island, New York; Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian, Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Estimate $300-500

Discoloration at the spout; painted design appears to have some fading.


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Keywords

Santa Fe, Arizona, Hopi, Hopi people, Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States, Western United States

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