02-11-2013 02-12-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2636B Boston
February 11, 2013 12:00 PMCalender
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Two Northwest Coast Carved Ivory Amulets

$1,599$1,300
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2636B Location: Boston Date / Time: February 11, 2013 12:00PM

Description:

Two Northwest Coast Carved Ivory Amulets, c. second half 19th century, one in the form of a larva, the other a stylized animal, both pierced for suspension, (the first broken and repaired), lg. to 3 in.

Provenance: From the estate of William Forbes.
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

William Forbes