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Northwest Coast Carved Wood Bear

Auction:
2376
Lot:
219
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$10,575$9,000

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2376
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 23, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Bear, c. last quarter 19th century, crouching on a round base, with front paws up and curled at the chest, traces of red and black pigment, (cracks), ht. 23 1/2 in.

Provenance: Collected from an elementary school in Connecticut in the early 1940s.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

elementary school , Connecticut

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