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Iroquois Pipe

Auction:
3185B
Lot:
306
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3185B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 01, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Iroquois Pipe, c. 1820s, fashioned from a tree branch, with a metal tube inserted into the large hole at the top, with two carved faces at the lower end of the pipe, lg. 7 1/2 in.

Provenance: Private collection, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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

Philadelphia, Design, Engineering, Indigenous peoples of the Americas, Iroquois, Organ pipe, Pipe, Piping, Plumbing

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