Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Northwest Coast Polychrome Carved Wood Totem Pole

Auction:
2074
Lot:
240
Sold for:
$5,750$5,000

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

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

Description:

Northwest Coast Polychrome Carved Wood Totem Pole, southeastern Alaska, c. early 20th century, of hollowed form, the figures include a raven, a shaman eating a frog, the bottom, a tribal chief eating a frog, painted with commercial pigments, collected in 1953, ht. 113 in.
Estimate $3,000-4,000

Keywords

Northwest Coast Polychrome Carved Wood Totem Pole, tribal chief , Alaska, Anthropology of religion, Native American art, Native American religion, Northwest Coast art, Polychrome, Sculpture, Totem, Totem pole