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African Ivory and Horn Scepter

Auction:
2376
Lot:
80
Sold for:
$881

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

Description:

African Ivory and Horn Scepter, ivory and horn handle with animal hair whisk and brass-braided wire wrap, the finial in the form of a dog head with inlaid eyes and teeth, handle lg. 10 1/2 in.

Provenance: Norman Hurst.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Keywords

Horn Scepter, Ivory, dog head , dog head, Norman Hurst, Braid, Brass instruments, Horn, Whisk

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