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Iroquois False Face Mask

Auction:
3243B
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3243B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 18, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Iroquois False Face Mask, c. 1920s, painted red with metal eye decoration and black horsehair, leather strapping at the back, old tag from Edward H. Merrin Gallery, ht. without hair 10 1/4, wd. without hair 7 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000


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Keywords

Americas, False Face Society, First Nations, Indigenous peoples of North America, Iroquois, Mask, Upstate New York

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