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Plains Snake-Wrapped Catlinite Pipe Bowl with Carved Ash Stem

Auction:
3243B
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3243B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 18, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Plains Snake-Wrapped Catlinite Pipe Bowl with Carved Ash Stem, fourth quarter 19th century, the ash stem carved with alternate round and flat cut spheres, trace of pigments on stem, lg. of pipe bowl 8, lg. of stem 21 in.
Estimate $2,000-2,500


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Keywords

Articles, Bowl, Catlinite, Hardstone carving, Human behavior, Native American religion, Pipe, Pipestone County, Minnesota, Visual arts

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