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ANOTHER PROPERTY

Northwest Coast Polychrome Wood Mask, probably Bella Coola
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 56,250 USD
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15

ANOTHER PROPERTY

Northwest Coast Polychrome Wood Mask, probably Bella Coola
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 56,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Northwest Coast Polychrome Wood Mask, probably Bella Coola
of deeply hollowed form, depicting a bear, wearing a voracious expression, carved with thick lips pulled back to reveal jagged teeth, flaring nostrils, and exaggerated pointed oval eye rims beneath arched brows, painted overall with a series of dashes; the back with a wooden structure for attachments and use.
height 19 1/2 in.
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Provenance

Edie Cross Collection, Sydney, British Columbia

Ralph T. Coe Collection

James Economos Collection

Private California Collection

Acquired by the present owner from the above

American Indian Art Sale

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