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Central Plains Carved Wood and Catlinite Pipe

Auction:
2506
Lot:
330
Sold for:
$7,703$6,500

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

Description:

Central Plains Carved Wood and Catlinite Pipe, Lakota, c. late 19th century, the T-bowl with carved ridges, the ash stem with relief carved and painted, antelope head, elk head, and turtle, the plaited quill wrapping with multicolored geometric designs and red horse hair drop, lg. 30 1/4 in.

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

Keywords

antelope head , elk head, Mary Ann Claymore, Catlinite, Elk, Lakota, Native American art, Native American religion, Pipe smoking, Smoking pipe

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