Gary Schildt-Battle of the Little Big Horn-Curlee

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  • Item Category: Ethnic, Folk & Native American Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 20, 2008
  • Channel: Auction House
Highly Collectible Gary Schildt Battle of the Little Big Horn Series Porcelain Sculpture.(Large Decanter) Curlee, Curlee was a Crow Scout for Custer. A decanter in a series of Five sculptured by Gary Schildt. BE sure to check my other auctions, I will have the full set on. Gary Schildt is a Famous Blackfeet Indian Artist and lives in Montana. He started his artwork at a young age, and does very unique work. His work is very collectible, and has done many sculptures, paintings, etc. In the 1970's he Exclusively Designed a number of series items, this is a Battle Of the Little Big Horn Centennial Series. T is a Set of Five figures, Check my auctions for the full set. This is number 2 in the set. T was a small set and a large set. One of Lewis and Clark, and the other of the Battle of the little big horn, etc. They were decanters for storing wiskey, they originally came with 6 year old Kentucky Straight Bourbon. T is no alcohol in this decanter, Some came empty with the top cork out. This is a numbered piece , Number 1909. This is in the original package, with all original paperwork and info. It has sat in the box since 1975-76 after it was produced. No damage all in mint condition! Labeled on the bottom is, " 1876, Designed Exclusively by Gary Schildt for Battle of the Little Big Horn -Collector's Number 1909, Centennial Series. (C) 1875 Alpha Industries, Inc. Genuine Royal Crown Porcelain, 1976". Labeled on the lower front section, " Lewis & Clark (R) Kentucky Straight Bourbon Wiskey, Bottled by Alpha Ind. Inc. 86 Proof 4/5 Quart 6 years old". ( Again NO alcohol of any kind is in this decanter), so it complies with Ebay Rules and Regs. I ask that all buyers be 21 years of age. I will be happy to answer any questions about this piece. please bid at your own risk, and see all photos Please bid accordingly. I will do my best to describe this Item 100% accurately and to the best of my ability. Condition is excellent, with no damage. Size: routhly 13.5" tall. See photos. We accept all forms of payment allowed by Ebay. I do combine shipping, on larger items, it is harder to do, but willing to help save as much as I can on shipping if you buy more than one of these. Shipping will be Priority Mail at $13.50. The last two of these I have shipped, I have had to buy boxes and my shipping reflects this. It is much more to ship than my price, but I will pay the extra cost with confirmation. Insurance is your choice and will be quoted at the close. I do not think I can ship overseas due to regulations, sorry. Insurance will be quoted if desired. Thank you for looking, and be sure to check out my other auctions for more great stuff.