05-15-2010 05-15-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2506 Boston
May 15, 2010 10:00 AMCalender

Great Lakes Pipe

Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 15, 2010 10:00AM


Great Lakes Pipe, Ojibwa, c. last quarter 19th century, the black steatite bowl with elaborate lead and catlinite inlays, the stem carved with a twist and puzzle elements and painted with red, green, yellow, and blue pigments, further decorated with brass tacks and file branding, lg. 27 in.

Provenance: Estate of Mary Ann Claymore.
Estimate $3,500-4,000


Mary Ann Claymore