Great Lakes Catlinite Curios, Charms, and Pipe, From an Estate in Sinking Springs, Ohio

lot of 19, includes a T-shaped pipe bowl with lead inlay, length 4.25 in. x height 3.5 in.; PLUS a horseshoe-shaped curio piece, etched flowers and GOOD LUCK decorate the front, length 4.25 in. x width 4 in.; PLUS a sword-shaped letter opener, length 9.25 in.; PLUS ten carved small curio charms, forms include a ring, turtle, whiskey barrel, tomahawk, horse hoof, horse shoe, pocket knife, cleaver, suite case, and spade; sizes range from longest 1.5 in. to shortest 0.75 in.; PLUS an unfinished pipe bowl, height 1.25 in. x length 1.25 in.; AND five pieces of raw catlinite, longest 3.25 in., smallest 0.5 in.
late 19th century

Provenance:From an Estate in Sinking Springs, Ohio; Collected by "Chief" R. Deerfoot (1871-1959)


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Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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