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Northwest Coast Chilkat Blanket

Auction:
3243B
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

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

Description:

Northwest Coast Chilkat Blanket, c. 1890s, woven of mountain goat wool and cedar bark, in a classic form line pattern incorporating animal parts relating to a clan's crest animal, (faded, losses), 48 x 65 in.
Estimate $15,000-20,000


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Keywords

Chilkat, Chilkat weaving, First Nations in British Columbia, Goat, Indigenous art of the Americas, Indigenous textile art of the Americas, Mountain goat, Northwest Coast art, Textile arts, Tlingit, Tsimshian, Weaving

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