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Two Northwest Coast Polychrome Wooden Model Totem Poles

Auction:
3243B
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$369$300

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

Description:

Two Northwest Coast Polychrome Wooden Model Totem Poles, c. 1920s, the taller with four clan crest figures, fully painted and with a flat back, the second with three animals, more three dimensional and fully painted, (minor paint loss and craquelure), ht. 26 1/2 and 17 3/4 in.
Estimate $600-800


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Keywords

American culture, Craquelure, Culture, Heraldry, Native American culture, Northwest Coast art, Totem pole, Visual arts

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