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Northwest Coast Double-headed Effigy Bowl

Auction:
3243B
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$984$800

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

Description:

Northwest Coast Double-headed Effigy Bowl, Tlingit, late 19th century, wood bowl with a seal head at each end, with abalone shell inlay and bone teeth, dark brown patina, (some teeth and shell inlay missing), lg. 15, wd. 6 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Abalone, Animals, Indigenous peoples of North America, Inlay, Metalworking, Tlingit, Visual arts, Woodworking

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