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233 Northwest Coast Wood Speaker’s Staff, c. 1900, cedar, carved in the round in the fashion of a totem pole with three clan crest animals with a human figure on top, lg. 34 in. $1,000-1,500

234 Northwest Coast Polychrome Wood Speaker’s Staff, c. 1920s, featuring three clan crest animals, fully painted, lg. 36 1/4 in. $1,000-1,500

235 Northwest Coast Wood Speaker’s Staff, c. 1890s, Tlingit, carved in the round with four clan crest animals and two human figures, one of which is a shaman holding an oyster catcher rattle, dark patina with shellacked surface, lg. 34 1/2 in. $1,500-2,000 236 Folk Art Northwest Coast Totem Pole, first quarter 20th century, polychrome wood totem pole with three clan crest animals, ht. 84 in. $800-1,200

237 Northwest Coast Polychrome Wooden Model Totem Pole, c. 1900, on high block base, with five clan crest animals, fully painted, with a flat back, ht. 30 1/4 in. $1,000-1,500 238 Northwest Coast Carved Wooden Model Totem Pole, c. 1890, carved in the round with painted highlights and metal tacks used in four of the eyes, three crest animals, a bear on the bottom with two animals on top, small lead plug at the base, ht. 9 1/2 in. $800-1,200

239 Northwest Coast Polychrome Wooden Model Totem Pole, c. 1890s, on a large complex base, with five clan crest animal figures, with shall inlay in some of the eyes, multicolored paint work and a hollowed out to back, with an old painted inventory number verso, ht. 39 1/4 in. $2,000-2,500

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240 Two Northwest Coast Polychrome Wooden Model Totem Poles, c. 1920s, the taller with three clan crest animals, unpainted, hollowed out and initials “LJ” carved verso and probably missing wings, the other with six clan animal motifs, with painted highlights and applied varnish, ht. 26 1/2 and 24 in. $800-1,200

241 Northwest Coast Wooden Model Totem Pole, c. 1920s, unpainted, partially hollowed out at the back, with five clan crest animals depicted, and a human atop with a rattle in each hand, ht. 23 1/4 in. $700-900

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Grievo Collection of Native American Art | Skinner auction 3243B  

The Grievo collection will have over 550 lots of American Indian Art, covering many different tribal groups from the Northeast, through the...

Grievo Collection of Native American Art | Skinner auction 3243B  

The Grievo collection will have over 550 lots of American Indian Art, covering many different tribal groups from the Northeast, through the...