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Gustav Fischer Meerschaum Pipe Carved as Buffalo Bill

Auction:
2135
Lot:
201
Sold for:
$1,058$900

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Auction:
Sale #2135 - 2135
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 06, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Gustav Fischer Meerschaum Pipe Carved as Buffalo Bill, made for the Panama-Pacific Exposition of 1915, carved with bust of Buffalo Bill, his hat forming the bowl, depicted with windswept brim, mustache, and kerchief, signed "G. Fischer" beneath chin, with amber stem, in fitted case bearing M.A. Gunst & Co., San Francisco, retailers label for the Exposition, lg. 7 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Gustav Fischer Meerschaum Pipe Carved, M.A. Gunst & Co., Panama, Buffalo Bill, Fischer, Hat, Meerschaum, Pipe smoking, Smoking pipe