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Northwest Coast Carved Wood Mask

Auction:
2376
Lot:
227
Sold for:
$2,468$2,100

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

Description:

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Mask, Nootka (?), c. late 19th century, the hollow oval form with wide pierced down-turned mouth, round pierced eyes, and flattened nose, red, black, and white pigment details, patina of use, written on the inside "Old Native Dance Mask- Alaska- OR," ht. 11 3/4, wd. 7 1/4 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Alaska, Fashion, Mask

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