Rare Tlingit Bear Form Feast Bowl Circa 1890 Sitka

$3,950 USD

Rare Form Tlingit Bear Feast Bowl Circa 1890. Sitka Alaska. Alder wood.

Description: Tlingit feast bowl circa 1890, rare form represents a crawling bear with extended tongue, face on end section. Delicately inlaid with abalone and bone inlays for teeth and eyes. Traces of red vermillion pigment in mouth . Incised designs. Fine aged patina with normal wear associated with use and great age. No repairs or damages . All the inlays are present and intact.

Museum Quality.

Weight 3.0 lbs
Dimensions 11.0 × 4.5 × 3.2 in
Item Location

Canada

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Rare Form Tlingit Bear Feast Bowl Circa 1890. Sitka Alaska. Alder wood.

Description: Tlingit feast bowl circa 1890, rare form represents a crawling bear with extended tongue, face on end section. Delicately inlaid with abalone and bone inlays for teeth and eyes. Traces of red vermillion pigment in mouth . Incised designs. Fine aged patina with normal wear associated with use and great age. No repairs or damages . All the inlays are present and intact.

Museum Quality.

Additional information

Weight 3.0 lbs
Dimensions 11.0 × 4.5 × 3.2 in
Item Location

Canada

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