Tuesday, December 8, 2009
Old Chief Stogie, Limited with Certificate of Authenticity
This rare and highly unusual bronze of the original wood carving of Old Chief Stogie was carved in the early 1920's by Samuel Anderson Robb. Today his cherished rare wooden Cigar Store Indians fetch prices reaching $50,000. An original Cigar Store Indian was brought to a top foundry here in the US by a private collector and was successfully molded and casted with all of its original detail into this remarkable bronze weighing approx 85lbs. Only 100 will be cast so get yours NOW!. Each is individually numbered and accompanied by a signed certificate of authenticity. This quality of refined art is rarely found in re-casted bronzes. Casted, in the USA with longevity in mind. This bronze, mounted on a marble base stands 40" Tall 11.5" Wide and 10.5" Deep.