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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Northern Plains Beaded and Quilled Token Pouch
Lot # 122 - Northern Plains Beaded and Quilled Token Pouch
sinew-sewn with front of pouch quilled and closing flap beaded in cobalt and white; reverse coated in cobalt pigment; quill-wrapped drops terminating in tin cones and blue wool hang at corners, length 3.75 in. x width 2.5 in. fourth quarter 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
Nuu-chah-nulth Halibut Club
Lot # 44 - Nuu-chah-nulth Halibut Club
carved of wood with what may be a wolf situated over an eagle and terminating in a snake that wraps around and chokes the handle, length 23.5 in. late 19th century > Item Details
Pomo Gift Basket
Lot # 83 - Pomo Gift Basket
finely woven with shell disks framing opening, height 1.75 in. x diameter 3.5 in. ca 1900 > Item Details
Haida Carved Speaker's Staff
Lot # 47 - Haida Carved Speaker's Staff
upper portion carved of four figures: frog, raven, bear, and man wearing an elongated potlatch hat; remnants of pigment on wood, height 54.5 in. fourth quarter 19th 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
Navajo Turquoise Cluster Bracelet
Lot # 210 - Navajo Turquoise Cluster Bracelet
with 49 stones and with simple stamping on ends of split shank, inside length 5.75 in. x width 2.5 in. second quarter 20th century > Item Details
Sioux Beaded Hide Tobacco Bag
Lot # 118 - Sioux Beaded Hide Tobacco Bag
sinew-sewn and beaded using colors of light blue, dark blue, greasy yellow, red white-heart, pea green, and amber; quilled slats finish the narrow bag; with two brass accession tags, total length 27 in. fourth quarter 19th century > Item Details
Edward S. Curtis Signed Platinum Photograph <i>Mohave Chief</i>
Lot # 188 - Edward S. Curtis Signed Platinum Photograph Mohave Chief
on textured paper and signed by Curtis at l.r., with blind-stamp l.l., 16 in. x 12 in. > Item Details
Micmac Quilled Boxes and Wall Pocket
Lot # 319 - Micmac Quilled Boxes and Wall Pocket
lot of 6, all brightly quilled with geometrics and floral designs, sizes range from 6.5 in. x 4.25 in. to 6 in. x 3.5 in.; wall pocket length 12 in. x width 4.5 in. mid to late 19th century > Item Details
Navajo Concha Belt with Turquoise
Lot # 246 - Navajo Concha Belt with Turquoise
Handwrought silver accented with an oval stone on each of the seven conchas and with six on the buckle, length of concha 2.75 in. x length of buckle 4.25 in. x 2.5 in.second quarter 20th century > Item Details
Jacob Ezra Thomas Cayuga <i>Twist Face</i> Mask
Lot # 324 - Jacob Ezra Thomas Cayuga Twist Face Mask
carved wood with copper eyes and blond horsehair; signed and dated on back, length of mask 11 in. 1967 > Item Details
Hopi <i>Muzrini</i> Bean Katsina
Lot # 262 - Hopi Muzrini Bean Katsina
with spirals representing germinating bean plants painted in orange on face, height 8 in. ca 1930 > 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
Salish Copper and Goat Hair Rattle
Lot # 60 - Salish Copper and Goat Hair Rattle
flattened circular copper rattle framed with braided and twisted goat hair; hide covers copper handle, total length 17 in. ca 1900 > Item Details
Navajo <i>Yei</i> Weaving
Lot # 293 - Navajo Yei Weaving
woven with hand-spun wool using a black ground and five brightly colored figures holding arrows, 54 in. x 43 in. second quarter 20th century > Item Details
Northwest Coast Wooden Bowl and Ladle
Lot # 38 - Northwest Coast Wooden Bowl and Ladle
lot of 2, includes a small bowl with bear heads carved on ends; script on base Yukon June 1918, height 1.75 in. x length 5.5 in.; AND a ladle painted with a raven in scoop, length 10.25 in. early 20th century > Item Details
Northern California Hupa Basketry Hat
Lot # 90 - Northern California Hupa Basketry Hat
offset parallelograms filled with zigzags decorate walls; sun design at top, height 3 in. x diameter 6.5 in. early 20th century > Item Details
Tlingit Carved Speaker's Staff
Lot # 46 - Tlingit Carved Speaker's Staff
with both upper and lower sections carved in bas relief resembling avian features; center of staff carved with 43 rounded segments, suggestive of vertebrae, and having seven of these segments gradually notched on alternating sides, total length 60 in. early 19th century Similar examples of this ... > Item Details
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