02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00 AMCalender
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Polychrome Carved Wood Turk Tobacconist Figure,

$23,500$20,000
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Polychrome Carved Wood Turk Tobacconist Figure, America, c. 1830, the standing figure with carved turban and exotic clothing holds a knife in one hand, a pouch in the other, (weathered surface, losses), ht. 62 1/2 in.

Provenance: Deaccessioned from a Northeastern institution.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Provenance: deaccessioned from a Northeastern institution.