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Northwest Coast Polychrome Wooden Model Totem Pole

Auction:
3243B
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

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

Description:

Northwest Coast Polychrome Wooden Model Totem Pole, c. 1900, Haida, depicting five central clan crest animals, with polychrome highlights, hollowed out at the back, an old label verso, ht. 20 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

American culture, Culture, Haida, Haida people, Heraldry, Indigenous peoples of North America, Kayung totem pole, Northwest Coast art, Pacific Northwest, Totem pole

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