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Large Northwest Coast Carved Wood Totem Pole

Auction:
2563B
Lot:
371
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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2563B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 24, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Large Northwest Coast Carved Wood Totem Pole, c. early 20th century, with various animal and avian totemic devices, including a raven, eagle, human faces, and a frog at the base, traces of pigment, metal plaque on back reads: "Nugget Shop, Juneau, Alaska, 1926," ht. 180, wd. 12 in.

Provenance: Paul and Joan Gluck Collection, Ex collection Paul Rabut.

Exhibitions: Historical Museum of Southern Florida, 2008.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Keywords

Large Northwest Coast Carved Wood Totem Pole, avian totemic devices, metal plaque, Alaska, Juneau, Joan Gluck, Paul Gluck, Paul Rabut, Historical Museum of Southern Florida, Native American art, Native American religion, Northwest Coast art, Sculpture, Totem, Totem pole

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