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Plains Indian Grizzly Bear Claw Necklace

Auction:
3005B
Lot:
165
Sold for:
$22,140$18,000

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3005B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 05, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Plains Indian Grizzly Bear Claw Necklace, c. second quarter 19th century, buffalo hide wrapped, with twisted sinew and various size grizzly claws, rich patina from years of use, claw lg. to 4 in.
Estimate $10,000-15,000


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

American bison, Bear claw, Bears, Claw, Fauna of Alaska, Grizzly, Grizzly bear, Patina, Predation, Visual arts, Western United States

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