05-18-2019 05-18-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3243B Boston
May 18, 2019 10:00AMCalender
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Northwest Coast Argillite Panel Pipe

$4,920$4,000
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3243B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Northwest Coast Argillite Panel Pipe, Haida, fourth quarter 19th century, featuring three figures in European dress and a clan animal, lg. 14 1/2 in.

Provenance: Collected by Dr. Bertrand Wilber (1876-1945), who worked at the Sitka Mission Hospital, Alaska, from 1894 to 1901.
Estimate $8,000-12,000


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Keywords

Bertrand Wilber, Alaska, Argillite, Haida, Northwest Coast art, Regions of the United States, States of the United States, United States