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    A CROW CARVED AND PAINTED WOOD QUIRT

    c. 1900
    composed of a tapering handle with hide wrist strap and a pair of leather lashes, the handle decorated with red pigment and brass tacks, a small circular tag attached, inscribed Crow Indian Quirt, Lumpwood Society

    Length: 17 ¾ inches excluding lashes


    Condition Report*: Overall very good. hide tie handle intact. All brass tacks intact. Leather lashes with usual wear. Wood with usual surface scratches, and cracks in wood, largest approx. 3" long. No apparent restoration.
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    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    12th Monday
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