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Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Container

Auction:
3243B
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$400$325

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

Description:

Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Container, 19th century, Penobscot, decorated with foliate and bird imagery on sides and lid, ht. 2 3/4, lg. 4 in.
Estimate $150-200


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Keywords

Birch, First Nations, Indigenous peoples of North America, Native American tribes, Ornamental trees, Penobscot, Wabanaki Confederacy

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