11-09-2019 11-09-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3316B Boston
November 9, 2019 10:00 AMCalender
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Eskimo Wood Line Reel

$677$550
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3316B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 09, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Eskimo Wood Line Reel, Alaska, 19th century, wood reel in the form of a face with bone eye and teeth, (loss), lg. 3 1/4, wd. 1 3/4 in.

Provenance: Dr. John Beach Driggs Collection. Driggs was an Episcopal missionary physician and educator who served in Point Hope, Alaska, between 1890 and 1910. By family descent.
Estimate $800-1,200


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