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Rare Plains Carved Wood Triple-Blade Gunstock Club

Auction:
2473
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$35,550$30,000

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2473
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Rare Plains Carved Wood Triple-Blade Gunstock Club, c. third quarter 19th century, slightly curved, the round shaft leading to a flat surface set with three butcher knife blades marked "Lamson and Goodnow MFG. CO. Patent March 6, 1860," the flat surface with dark green-blue pigment, the edge with red pigment, pierced at both ends for suspension, profusely decorated with brass tacks (some missing), patina of use, lg. 38 3/4 in.
Estimate $25,000-35,000

Keywords

Rare Plains Carved Wood Triple-Blade Gunstock Club, butcher, Goodnow MFG., Blade weapons, Knife

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