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Carved and Painted Whale Ivory Sled Dog Team and Sled

Auction:
3023T
Lot:
1225
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3023T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 04, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Carved and Painted Whale Ivory Sled Dog Team and Sled, possibly Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, early 20th century, six dogs with leather harnesses and painted body details pulling a sled with rider, mounted on a wood base, lg. 17 7/8 in.
Estimate $300-350


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

newfoundland and labrador, Animal-powered vehicles, Labrador, Pets, Sled, Sledding, Snow, Sports equipment, Subspecies of Canis lupus, Transport, Working dogs

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