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    Sale 5497

    Art Africain et Océanien

    11 December 2007, Paris

  • Lot 132

    BIRDSTONE

    RICHLAND COUNTY, OHIO, AMÉRIQUE DU NORD

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    BIRDSTONE
    Richland County, Ohio, Amérique du Nord
    En porphyre noir et blanc, représentant un oiseau stylisé aux yeux tubulaires et en haut-relief retravaillés, la queue aplatie de forme triangulaire.
    Longueur: 8 cm. (3 1/8 in.)


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    Provenance

    Gilbert Dilley, Akron, Ohio.


    Pre-Lot Text

    APPARTENANT A UN COLLECTIONNEUR PRIVE


    Literature

    Townsend, Earl C.Jr., Birdstones of the North American Indian, Indianapolis, 1959, p.587, Pl.241, fig.a.


    Post Lot Text

    AMERICAN INDIAN BIRDSTONE