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Powder Horn

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3113T
Lot:
1171
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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3113T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 02, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Powder Horn, Cameroon, fully carved powder horn, with animals and abstract designs carved in high relief including a frog and scorpion, with a smooth, dark patina, lg. 9 1/2 in.

Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago.
Estimate $300-500


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

Arnold Crane, Animal anatomy, Brass instruments, Horn, Learning, Patina, Visual arts, Chicago, Cameroon

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