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Published October 21, 2010, 12:00 AM

Cigar-store Indian


This painted cutout cigar-store Indian was made about 1900, probably in the Midwest. The back is a flat board. The front has some shallow carving to indicate the figure’s limbs and facial features. Copake Auction in Copake, N.Y., sold it for $575 in March 2010. Cowles Syndicate
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