Lot 223    

Hubbell Trade Bead Necklaces,
2004, American Indian Art Auction / Sept 18-19
lot of 2. Both of European manufacture and made to appeal to the Southwestern Indians love of turquoise. One is of pale, translucent turquoise beads separated by twenty-four opaque balls and eight opaque pear shaped beads from which is suspended a pendant of a larger pear bead and a smaller one, length 27"; AND another of eleven melon beads separated white glass balls with a black disc on either side, length 17.5".

Ex First People's Museum of the American Indian and Eskimo

Sold: $575.00
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

don't miss

an opportunity to bid. You can't win if you're not in.

sign up to bid

what's it worth?

ask the experts

sell your item

start selling
Iroquois Beaded Purses,
Lot # 387 - Iroquois Beaded Purses,
lot of 2. Includes a fancifully shaped hexagonal bag heavily beaded with pony beads in colors of light blue, red, white, pink, amber, cobalt, green and metallic, panels are decorated with birds, American flags, and flowers, four stuffed pendants hang from opening, beaded fringe at bottom, length 10"... > Item Details
Beaded Peyote Rattle,
Lot # 327 - Beaded Peyote Rattle,
with extremely fine peyote stitch beadwork in shades of yellow, green, blue and orange on a white ground. Beadwork depicts the scissortail bird responsible for carrying blessings to the Great Spirit. Gourd rattle has beaded top with gold colored horsehair tuft at top and has twisted white fringe ext... > Item Details
Apache Beaded Hide Awl Case with Bone Awl
Lot # 584 - Apache Beaded Hide Awl Case with Bone Awl
thread-sewn, rubbed with green paint and decorated with tin cones on all fringes, length of case 15"; length of awl 7". > Item Details
Eastern Woodlands Basketry,
Lot # 352 - Eastern Woodlands Basketry,
lot of 3. Includes a split ash doll's cradle with domed visor constructed with plaiting, loops, and curlicue twists, height 6.5" x length 11.5" x width 5.25"; PLUS a magnificent square split ash box with woven sweet grass overlay, green inside, ash wrapped hanging loop, round disk cover, height 2.5"... > Item Details
Emma Lewis Miniature Dish PLUS,
Lot # 100 - Emma Lewis Miniature Dish PLUS,
lot of 5. Includes an Acoma black and orange-on-white dish with Mimbres design, bottom signed "Emma Lewis, Acoma," height 1" x diameter 3.75"; PLUS an Acoma black and orange-on-white jar with possible stylized rain birds on body, bottom "Acoma, N.M.", height 3.25" x diameter 4"; PLUS a Jemez black, ... > Item Details
Cheyenne Partially Beaded Hide Moccasins,
Lot # 270 - Cheyenne Partially Beaded Hide Moccasins,
lot of 2. Includes sinew-sewn hide beaded in colors of cobalt, white, red white heart, and greasy yellow, lane of lazy stitch with cross design around sole seam, separate trapezoidal tongue, hide laces, length 9.25"; AND sinew-sewn beadwork in colors of white, cobalt, red, yellow, light blue, and tr... > Item Details
Fine Great Lakes Burl Bowl,
Lot # 720 - Fine Great Lakes Burl Bowl,
ash, ca 19th century, found in the Finger Lakes Region of upstate New York. Outstanding oval burl bowl with double handles, raised slightly above the lip and cutout, hand-carved with wonderful polished patina and figure; length 21.7" x width 18.2" x height 8.6". > Item Details
<i>Ahote</i> Katsina,
Lot # 569 - Ahote Katsina,
hand-carved from cottonwood with black case mask with yellow on top, pop eyes, horns, toothy snout, and star and moon painted in white on cheeks. Body painted reddish brown with yellow shoulders, forearms, and lower legs, height w/o Plexiglas stand, 11.5". > Item Details
Wooden Totem Poles,
Lot # 908 - Wooden Totem Poles,
lot of 3. Includes a boldly carved pole with three figures and painted in colors of gold, dark green, red, and black, height 12"; PLUS a pole with human and animal totems, some painted pale turquoise, height including stand 18"; AND a pole topped with a bird potlatch hat standing above a beaver pain... > Item Details
Santo Domingo Dough Bowl,
Lot # 497 - Santo Domingo Dough Bowl,
black-on-cream interior, burnished exterior. Designed with a serrated cross, central image worn away, painted scalloped band with spirit break around inside of rim. With old label on bottom "Guaranteed Hand-Made at/ SANTO DOMINGO/ Indian Pueblo, New Mexico/ SOUTHWEST ARTS/ AND CRAFTS/ Santa Fe - New... > Item Details
Sioux Beaded Picture Frame with Cross,
Lot # 336 - Sioux Beaded Picture Frame with Cross,
thread-sewn hide beaded in red white heart, white, pink seed beads, faceted cobalt, amber, and green. Center opening designed with Christian cross and looped edge-beading, hourglass design on back, red quilled drops with tin cones and purple feathers at corners, length 3.75" x width 2.5". > Item Details
Eskimo Model Umiak,
Lot # 811 - Eskimo Model Umiak,
hand-carved from driftwood, with 4 struts held in place with commercial nails and with residues of gray and cream paint, probably a children's toy, collection history states from St. Lawrence Island, length 17.25" x height 3". > Item Details
Klagetoh Style Navajo Weaving,
Lot # 132 - Klagetoh Style Navajo Weaving,
hand-spun wool lazy weave in natural colors of brown, black, cream, variegated gray, and aniline red. Designed with central image of a blue bird and outlined geometrics hedged by serrated diamonds and bordered with stepped fretwork, braided corner ties, length 66" x width 48". > Item Details
Spanish Colonial Axe Head and Nails,
Lot # 233 - Spanish Colonial Axe Head and Nails,
ca 17th - 18th century, Taos, New Mexico. Hand-forged iron axe with steel bit at end, oval eye, length 9.5"; AND six hand-forged square headed nails originally from Spanish colonial doors, lengths range from 4.5" to 6". > Item Details
Northwest Coast Painted Cradle Exhibited World’s Fair, 1893,
Lot # 888 - Northwest Coast Painted Cradle Exhibited World’s Fair, 1893,
created from boards of cedar, two rockers on bottom, and sides painted with large-eyed creatures in red and black. Label states that this cradle was exhibited at the World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, with an infant inside. Cradle was purchased from Canadian Cabin Crafts, Vancouver, BC in 1963. > Item Details
Micmac Spiked Club,
Lot # 690 - Micmac Spiked Club,
ca late 19th century, chip-carved soft wood handle with face on head, file spike at tip set with poured lead, brass tacks and band of red painted hide decorate handle, mandrel wound Dutch opalescent trade bead attached with hide thong through hole, traces of red paint on wood, length 17". > Item Details
Plateau Parfleche Case,
Lot # 245 - Plateau Parfleche Case,
painted in yellow and red diamond and triangular geometrics with green outlining, fastened at center with leather thong through pair of holes, length 25.5" x width 11.75". > Item Details
Early Wasco Sally Bag,
Lot # 594 - Early Wasco Sally Bag,
cylindrical corn husk bag woven on course jute-like warps, with five rows of faded purple and blue animals, height 7" x diameter 5". > Item Details
Plains Beaded Doll Cradle,
Lot # 645 - Plains Beaded Doll Cradle,
thread-sewn hide cover beaded with geometric motifs in cobalt, red, white, black, greasy yellow, and light blue, piece of red painted rawhide sewn on back peeks over top of cover, mounted on a dark wood frame and decorated with brass tacks, hide loop for hanging. Beaded hide girl doll inside with lo... > Item Details
Plains Tipi Liner,
Lot # 677 - Plains Tipi Liner,
sinew-sewn beadwork on canvas in colors of black, greasy yellow, red white heart, and white, tufts of red wool placed intermittently along lanes. Seven medallions beaded on hide in same colors along top edge with thick sinew threads hanging from their centers, width 49.5" x length 74.5". > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20