April 05, 2019 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


Alfie Collinson (Haida, b. 1951) Argillite Lidded Bowl, Wasco and Killer Whale

Wolf and Killer Whale Together as One

highly sculptural carving, having the head of a fierce, toothy Wasco on each end; lid carved in relief with circling killer whales and roped embellishments; abalone detailing; interior of lid signed, titled, and dated; with inscription Wolf and Killer Whale together as one formed the mythical creature Wasco or Sea Wolf. Hunting killer whales to feed the clan, height 5.75 in. x length 12.5 in.


Small chip in lid handle; small chip in one canine tooth.

Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
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