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Plains Elk Antler Quirt

Auction:
3243B
Lot:
165
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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

Description:

Plains Elk Antler Quirt, c. 1860s, engraved with cross hatched designs, butt end pierced for wrist strap, one end of the hide lash attached with a metal pin, the rest missing, smooth honey colored patina, lg. 9 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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Keywords

Animals, Antler, Elk, Mammals, Patina, Quirt, Visual arts, Whips

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