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Steel Chopper with Catlinite Leg Handle

Auction:
3243B
Lot:
98
Sold for:
$584$475

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

Description:

Steel Chopper with Catlinite Leg Handle, 19th century, the catlinite attached by metal pins, (cracks in the stone at each knee), lg. 9 1/4 in.
Estimate $200-300

The handle is not made from catlinite.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Catlinite, Chopper, Clothing, Culture, Hardstone carving, Native American religion, Pin, Pipestone County, Minnesota, Visual arts

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