Early Central Plains Pipe
- Sold for:
- American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506
- Date / Time :
- May 15, 2010 10:00AM
Early Central Plains Pipe, c. second quarter 19th century, the long tapered ash stem decorated with multicolor plaited quillwork, with red background on one side and white on the reverse, remnant bird skin and redhorse hair, the catlinite bowl with faceted prow, locomotive style bowl , and serrate flange, patina of use, old tag on stem reads "Pipe Stem, Sioux Indian," the projection on the stem that fits into the pipe bowl appears to be a restoration, custom stand included, total lg. 41 in.