09-15-2001 09-15-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2074
September 15, 2001 10:00 AMCalender
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Inuit Carved Wood Mask

$4,888$4,250
Auction: Sale #2074 - 2074 Location: Bolton Date / Time: September 15, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Inuit Carved Wood Mask, northern Alaska region, last half 19th century, the hollow oval form, with stylized brow line in the form of a whale fin, small round pierced eyes, smiling mouth, slight trace of red pigment on upper lip, (cracks), ht. 6 1/4 in. Literature: Maurer, p. 341.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Alaska