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Northwest Coast Chilkat Blanket

Auction:
3316B
Lot:
374
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

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

Description:

Northwest Coast Chilkat Blanket, early 20th century, woven of mountain goat wool and cedar bark, in a classic form line pattern on a pale yellow ground, incorporating animal parts relating to a clan's crest animal, (colors faded), 49 x 63 1/2 in.
Estimate $10,000-15,000


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Keywords

Chilkat, Chilkat weaving, First Nations in British Columbia, Goat, Haida, Indigenous art of the Americas, Indigenous textile art of the Americas, Mountain goat, Northwest Coast art, Textile arts, Tlingit, Weaving

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