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Plains Indian Pipe with Long Ash Stem and Catlinite Pipe Bowl

Auction:
3243B
Lot:
119
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

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

Description:

Plains Indian Pipe with Long Ash Stem and Catlinite Pipe Bowl, mid-19th century, the catlinite elbow-type bowl decorated with deeply incised circle and triangle designs and with narrow cut bands, the long stem shows signs of an early repair to a split in the wood, lg. of stem 36 3/4, lg. of bowl 4 1/2 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000


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Keywords

Bowl, Catlinite, Construction, Hardstone carving, Native American religion, Organ pipe, Pipe, Pipestone County, Minnesota, Piping, Piping and plumbing fitting, Plumbing, Visual arts

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