September 23, 2016 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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Haida Model Argillite Totem Pole

possibly the work of Charles Edenshaw (Haida, 1839-1920); six-figure carving of a raven followed by eagles, owls, and transforming humans; figures with fine cross-hatched detailing; No 9 incised on reverse; concave back, height 16.75 in.
late 19th century

Condition:

Top raven has a repaired head; scattered chips; chips on bottom back side, possible areas of other repair work.  May have been dropped.

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$54,000
09/23/2016

 

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