12-01-2018 12-01-2018
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3185B Boston
December 1, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

Eskimo Human Head

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


Eskimo Human Head, Alaska, Okvik, Old Bering Sea I period, c. 200 BC-100 AD, human head fragment from a large figure, very fine incised eyebrows, with line incising on the cheeks, (loss and cracks), ht. 2 1/4 in.

Provenance: Dr. John Schaeffer collection, Lake Monroe, Florida.
The property of John Schaeffer
Estimate $1,500-2,000

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John Schaeffer, Lake Monroe