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Plains Quilled Pipe Tamper and "Begging Stick", From an Estate in Sinking Springs, Ohio

lot of 2, both carved of wood and wrapped with quilled decorations; "begging stick" with brass bells, lengths 18 in. and 21.5 in.
fourth quarter 19th century 

For similar example of a "Begging Stick" see: Hail, Barbara. Hau, Kola! (1993: 187, fig.233).

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

Estimate: $600 - $800
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,063
09/18/2020

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