Lot 6    

Eskimo Dolls
4/12/2012 - American Indian Art
lot of 3, all with carved walrus ivory faces and inked features; figures wear seal fur parkas, leggings, and mukluks, sizes range from 11.5 in. to 12 in.
first 20th century


Provenance:  
Property of a California Collector


Condition:  
Some use, but otherwise fine.
Sold: $493.50
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Western Great Lakes Catlinite and Brass Pipe Tomahawk Head
Lot # 115 - Western Great Lakes Catlinite and Brass Pipe Tomahawk Head
exquisitely carved with brass wire inlay on bowl and outlining chevron; beveled blade face decorated with an Underwater Panther on side and fox on opposite, total length 7.25 in. 19th century > Item Details
Reg Davidson Haida Argillite Totem Pole
Lot # 39 - Reg Davidson Haida Argillite Totem Pole
two figure totem of a beaver topped with a raven; signed and dated on back, height 7.75 in. 1974 > Item Details
Navajo Turquoise Nugget and Heshi Necklace Collected by Virginia Doneghy (1900-1981)
Lot # 233 - Navajo Turquoise Nugget and Heshi Necklace Collected by Virginia Doneghy (1900-1981)
traditional form with graduated turquoise tabs, length 28 in.second quarter 20th centuryVirginia Doneghy (1900-1981) was a lifetime collector of Native Southwestern jewelry. Her passion begun in the late 1930s on a trip to Santa Fe where she caught a glimpse of … the most beautiful necklace in the ... > Item Details
Eskimo Bone and Ivory Darts and Adze Blades
Lot # 31 - Eskimo Bone and Ivory Darts and Adze Blades
lot of 18, various shaped arrows and darts, sizes range from 2 in. to 7 in.; PLUS remnant fossilized ivory adze handle, length 4 in.; AND two fossilized adze blades, lengths 8 in. and 11.25 in.early examples > Item Details
Plains Painted Hide Drum
Lot # 159 - Plains Painted Hide Drum
bentwood frame covered with hide and painted with central yellow circle and red markings in opposite quadrants, diameter 13.5 in. late 19th century > Item Details
Edward S. Curtis Photogravure <i>High Hawk</i>
Lot # 105 - Edward S. Curtis Photogravure High Hawk
plate no. 87 from portfolio 3 of The North American Indian; 1907 copyright and produced by John Andrew & Son, image 17 in. x 11.25 in.; framed 27.5 in. x 21.25 in. > Item Details
Sioux Beaded Hide Blanket Strip
Lot # 145 - Sioux Beaded Hide Blanket Strip
sinew-sewn and beaded using colors of dark blue, red white-heart, white, and marcasite; strip contains four roundels with twisted hide thongs, length 63.5 in. x width 3.5 in. late 19th century > Item Details
Crow Beaded Parfleche Knife Sheath
Lot # 153 - Crow Beaded Parfleche Knife Sheath
thread and sinew-sewn with beadwork in colors of white, light blue, cobalt, pea green, and red white-heart; one side edged in red wool; sheath coated in red pigment, length 12.5 in. x width 3.75 in. fourth quarter 19th century > Item Details
Sioux Beaded Hide Moccasins
Lot # 139 - Sioux Beaded Hide Moccasins
thread-sewn and beaded using red, black, white, and blue; with US shield and banners on vamps, length 10 in. second quarter 20th century > Item Details
Eskimo Painted Wooden Ladle
Lot # 14 - Eskimo Painted Wooden Ladle
with red pigment on handle and scoop; old typed label on underside Spoon./ ... Indians, total length 10.5 in. late 19th century > Item Details
Southern Plains Beaded Hide Leggings
Lot # 173 - Southern Plains Beaded Hide Leggings
thread and sinew-sewn softly tanned hide coated in yellow pigment; rose, greasy yellow, pea green, dark blue, and white beaded strip decorates legs; long fringe hangs from outer edge, length 32 in. late 19th century > Item Details
Polacca Figural Polychrome Jar
Lot # 267 - Polacca Figural Polychrome Jar
globular form with sculpted face; small ears on side pierced for earrings; jar painted with feathered headdress, rosy cheeks, and feather trailer on reverse side of jar, height 7 in. x diameter 8 in. fourth quarter 19th century Previous sold at Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc., Eskimo and American Indian A... > Item Details
Plateau Beaded Hide Figural Bag
Lot # 97 - Plateau Beaded Hide Figural Bag
thread-sewn and beaded using small faceted beads; bag designed with coupled ungulates; edged with red wool and lined with patterned cotton, length 8.5 in. x width 7.25 in. early 20th century > Item Details
Eastern Cree Beaded Hide Shot Pouch
Lot # 321 - Eastern Cree Beaded Hide Shot Pouch
thread-sewn using small glass beads of greasy yellow, white, pony trader blue; cobalt, pink, red white-heart, pea green, and marcasites; hide straps covered in red wool and edged in navy silk; pouch with differing but complementary designs, total length 32 in. mid-19th century > Item Details
Kiowa Beaded Whetstone Case
Lot # 166 - Kiowa Beaded Whetstone Case
sinew-sewn and beaded using colors of dark blue, pony trader blue, rose, and white; made from harness leather; bone hair pipes decorate hide thong, total length 7 in. fourth quarter 19th century > Item Details
Southwestern Pueblo Pottery Plus a Vase from Cherokee Sequoya School
Lot # 151 - Southwestern Pueblo Pottery Plus a Vase from Cherokee Sequoya School
lot of 4, including an Isleta bowl painted with triangular geometrics, height 3 in. x diameter 4 in.; PLUS a Zia dish, height 1 in. x diameter 5 in.; PLUS a Pima Wedding Vase, double spouted with black linear decorations, height 6.75 in. x diameter 6.5 in.; AND a Cherokee vase from the Sequoya ... > Item Details
Acoma Polychrome Olla
Lot # 271 - Acoma Polychrome Olla
potted with thin walls, sharp shoulder and elongated neck; terraced devices meander around body while flowers decorate upper portion, height 12 in. x diameter 12.75 in. early 20th century > Item Details
Modoc Beaded Hide Doll
Lot # 94 - Modoc Beaded Hide Doll
thread-sewn; blue and white beads decorate dress; dentalia shell necklace; red pigment on face; doll has braided hair with sinew hair ties and wears a traditional basketry hat, cotton body, height 12.25 in. fourth quarter 19th century > Item Details
Eskimo Lidded Basket
Lot # 16 - Eskimo Lidded Basket
finely coiled with twisted hide thong attaching basket to lid, height 2.25 in. x diameter 3.5 in. late 19th century > Item Details
St. Lawrence Island Eskimo Decorated Ladles
Lot # 13 - St. Lawrence Island Eskimo Decorated Ladles
lot of 2; carved wooden spoons decorated in black on rust colored background; larger spoon with transformation figure on scoop, length 9.75 in.; AND smaller spoon with drying meat imagery, length 6.75 in. late 19th century > Item Details
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