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December 1, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Rare Haida Argillite Grease Bowl

Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2964B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 01, 2016 10:00AM


Rare Haida Argillite Grease Bowl, c. early 19th century, in the form of a stylized animal with prominent teeth and a human face at the tail, lg. 5 3/8, ht. 2 in.

Note: For a very similar example collected in 1846 see The Etholen Collection, p. 96, #106.
Estimate $10,000-15,000

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