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Northwest Coiled Baleen Basket

Auction:
2074
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$1,380$1,200

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Auction:
Sale #2074 - 2074
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
September 15, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Northwest Coiled Baleen Basket, Inuit, tapered cylindrical form, woven in two shades of baleen, with an ivory disk base and ivory finial carved with a pair of opposed seals, signed Eunice Hank, dia. 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Eunice Hank, Aboriginal peoples in Canadian territories, Aboriginal peoples in Quebec, Baleen, Eskimos, Hunter-gatherers, Indigenous peoples of North America, Inuit, Ivory