Wyandot Wood Effigy Pipe Bowl, 1800-25

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"...of flattened section, with a raised panel pierced and tied with beaded pendants, the bowl carved with a human face, wearing a trance-like expression." [http://www.sothebys.com/en/auctions/ecatalogue/2012/american-indian-n08861/lot.53.html?sort=lotnum] Marked on the bottom in black ink: "Wyandot Indian 1800-1825 Hobbs." Collection of Herbert G. Wellington; Sotheby's New York, American Indian Art Sale, May 16, 2012, Lot 53. Length 4 1/8 inches. Published: Pleasing the Spirits, Douglas C. Ewing, New York, 1982, p. 128, pl. 81, illustrated

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Pipe bowl

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“Wyandot Wood Effigy Pipe Bowl, 1800-25,” Wyandot History: A Guide to Original Sources and Current Scholarship, accessed June 26, 2017, http://wyandothistory.com/index.html/items/show/61.

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