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Eskimo Knife and Drilling Tool

Auction:
3270T
Lot:
1257
Sold for:
$308$250

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Auction:
Sale #3270T - 3270T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 10, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Eskimo Knife and Drilling Tool, Alaska, 19th century, bone handle knife and slate handle, with wooden shaft drilling tool with iron point, lg. 7 and 10 in.

Provenance: Dr. John Beach Driggs collection. Driggs was an Episcopal missionary physician and educator who served in Point Hope, Alaska, between 1890 and 1910. By family descent.
Estimate $200-300


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