Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Carved and Painted Wood Cane

Auction:
2056
Lot:
1033
Sold for:
$575$500

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Sale #2056 - 2056
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
February 25, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Carved and Painted Wood Cane, probably American Indian, Mide Society, Great Lakes, 19th century, carved dog's head knob handle on tapering shaft decorated with climbing figures above a four-legged creature and a snake all carved in high relief, carved spiral tip, old green, black, and red paint, no stand, (minor paint wear), lg. 32 7/8 in. Provenance: Fred Bochan, Tim Hall, Aarne Anton/American Primitive Gallery.
Estimate $2,000-2,400

Keywords

Great Lakes, Mide Society, head , Tim Hall, Cane, Walking stick