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

Northwest Coast Carved and Painted Wood Finial

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


Northwest Coast Carved and Painted Wood Finial, Tlingit, c. second half 19th century, relief carved stylized avian and animal forms with red, black, and blue-green pigments, partially perforated at edge for hair and sea lion whisker attachments, holes at bottom center with remnant hide thongs, lg. 20 in.

Provenance: Ex Mert Simpson, Ex Paul Rebut Collection.
Estimate $15,000-20,000


Paul Rebut, Paul Rebut Collection