April 05, 2019 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


Alfie Collinson (Haida, b. 1951) Argillite Lidded Box, Transformation

Transformation, Man into Killer Whale

longest sides carved with the images of a killer whale and sculpin; shorter sides depict a human accepting transformation; embellishments of operculum and abalone; underside of lid signed, titled, and dated; with inscription, Transformation, Man into Killer Whale. Man's heads end of box. Killer whale on side. Sculpin on side., height 9.75 in. x length 9.5 in.

Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
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