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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Crow Beaded Hide Saddle
Lot # 129 - Crow Beaded Hide Saddle
traditional wooden frame covered in rawhide; outer hide cover beaded using colors of red white-heart, light blue, greasy yellow, pea green, and dark blue; stirrups decorated with beadwork and red wool, length of saddle 24 in. x width 11 in. late 19th century > Item Details
Kiowa Beaded Hide Moccasins
Lot # 176 - Kiowa Beaded Hide Moccasins
sinew-sewn and beaded using colors of white, dark blue, pony trader blue, red white-heart, greasy yellow, and translucent green; vamps with yellow and red pigment; trifurcated tongue; lane of beadwork edging cuffs and containing remnants of red wool; dusters on heel and thin hide fringe along sides ... > Item Details
<i>Kwakwaka’wakw</i> Hand Puppet
Lot # 74 - Kwakwaka’wakw Hand Puppet
carved cedar eagle head with articulated lower bill controlled by wooden apparatus inside head; sculpture secured with rusty nails and painted with red, dark green, white, and black pigments; shredded cedar bark that has been tied together with faded red fabric is positioned on top of head, length 1... > Item Details
Apache Basket
Lot # 309 - Apache Basket
decorated with paired zigzag lines radiating from center, height 2 in. x diameter 9.5 in. first quarter 20th century > Item Details
Navajo Leather Pouch with Silver Buttons
Lot # 255 - Navajo Leather Pouch with Silver Buttons
leather strap decorated with 89 Liberty Head dime buttons and body of pouch with nine buttons, total length 34 in. ca 1920 > Item Details
Sioux Beaded Buffalo Hide Moccasins
Lot # 138 - Sioux Beaded Buffalo Hide Moccasins
sinew-sewn and beaded using colors of red white-heart, dark blue, light blue, white, and greasy yellow, length 9.5 in. fourth quarter 19th century > Item Details
Klamath Burden Basket
Lot # 82 - Klamath Burden Basket
finely woven with star motifs decorating body; openwork around rim, height 16.25 in. x diameter 16 in. first quarter 20th century > Item Details
Zia Polychrome Olla
Lot # 274 - Zia Polychrome Olla
designed with parrots situated beneath rainbows and winged devices, height 9 in. x diameter 10.5 in. first quarter 20th century > Item Details
Edward S. Curtis Signed Platinum Photograph <i>Jicarilla Women</i>
Lot # 110 - Edward S. Curtis Signed Platinum Photograph Jicarilla Women
platinum photograph on textured paper; signed lower right, 12.5 in. x 16.25 in. > Item Details
Ray Tracey Navajo Gold, Lapis, Coral, Shell, and Diamond Necklace
Lot # 205 - Ray Tracey Navajo Gold, Lapis, Coral, Shell, and Diamond Necklace
beautifully crafted and designed with an image of a female Yei. Pendant and clasp hallmarked with maker's stamp and marked 14k, length 17 in., pendant height 3 in.late 20th century > Item Details
Eskimo Walrus Ivory Story Knife
Lot # 24 - Eskimo Walrus Ivory Story Knife
carved with the essence of a fish at handle; parallel grooves decorate upper edge of knife, length 9.75 in. 19th century > Item Details
Kiowa Beaded Hide Moccasins
Lot # 175 - Kiowa Beaded Hide Moccasins
sinew-sewn and beaded using colors of pea green, rose, pink, white, cobalt, greasy yellow and red white-heart; beaded tongues and cuffs; short hide fringe and yellow pigment augment cuffs, length 11 in. fourth quarter 19th century > Item Details
Navajo Western Reservation Weaving
Lot # 297 - Navajo Western Reservation Weaving
woven in red, black, cream and gray; intertwining lines frame three diamonds in central field, 73 in. x 54 in. first quarter 20th century > Item Details
Navajo Shiprock <i>Yei</i> Weaving
Lot # 294 - Navajo Shiprock Yei Weaving
finely woven with four Yei figures, central corn stalk, and Rainbow Guardian, 37 in. x 56 in. second quarter 20th century > Item Details
Apache Beaded Hide Whetstone Case
Lot # 168 - Apache Beaded Hide Whetstone Case
sinew-sewn and beaded using colors of translucent green, greasy yellow, white, rose, and dark blue; tin cones wrap around top and hang along lower seam, total length 10.5 in. fourth quarter 19th century > Item Details
Zuni Turquoise and Shell Necklace Collected by Virginia Doneghy (1900-1981)
Lot # 234 - Zuni Turquoise and Shell Necklace Collected by Virginia Doneghy (1900-1981)
necklace composed of a single strand of shell beads, turquoise nuggets, and abalone tabs. Shell pendant hangs from bottom center, length 24 in.ca first quarter 20th centuryVirginia Doneghy (1900-1981) was a lifetime collector of Native Southwestern jewelry. Her passion begun in the late 1930s on a... > Item Details
Comanche Beaded Hide Hightop Moccasins
Lot # 174 - Comanche Beaded Hide Hightop Moccasins
sinew-sewn and beaded using colors of dark blue, rose, and white; cobalt pigment decorates uppers and sides of moccasins, height 17.5 in. x length 8.5 in. fourth quarter 19th century > Item Details
Kiowa Beaded Hide Strike-a-Lite
Lot # 165 - Kiowa Beaded Hide Strike-a-Lite
sinew-sewn and beaded using colors of rose, white, dark blue, and translucent green; German silver disk attached to front flap which is coated with red pigment; twisted fringe is colored with red pigment and finishes bag, total length 9.5 in. x width 4.5 in. fourth quarter 19th century > Item Details
Heishi Multi-Strand Necklaces Collected by Virginia Doneghy (1900-1981)
Lot # 231 - Heishi Multi-Strand Necklaces Collected by Virginia Doneghy (1900-1981)
lot of 2, includes a three strand necklace with string wrapping at back of neck, length 29 in.; AND a necklace of very fine heishi, length 26.5 in.ca 1950sVirginia Doneghy (1900-1981) was a lifetime collector of Native Southwestern jewelry. Her passion begun in the late 1930s on a trip to Santa Fe ... > Item Details
Lowell Talashoma, Sr. (1950-2003) Hopi <i>Ho'ote</i> Katsina
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