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Northern Plains Pipe Bowl and Stem

Auction:
3099B
Lot:
287
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3099B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 05, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Northern Plains Pipe Bowl and Stem, third quarter 19th century, catlinite pipe bowl with wood stem, the ridge on the bowl has fine incising on top and one side, deep rich patina, stem with fine dark patina from use, lg. of bowl 5, lg. of stem 18 in.

Provenance: Richard Pohrt, Senior collection; Alan Chandler collection; Milford Chandler collection, Ann Arbor, inventory no. on bowl C-686, inventory no. on stem C-533.
Estimate $1,500-2,500


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

Alan Chandler, Richard Pohrt, Bowl, Catlinite, Hardstone carving, Native American religion, Ann Arbor

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