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Shona-Hah Kwakwaka'wakw Carving of a Shaman
10/5/2012 - American Indian Art: Live Salesroom Auction
wearing a carved mask and bone necklace; shaman holds an oyster catcher rattle and human-shaped amulet, height 14.5 in.
mid-20th century
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Lot # 351 - Northeastern Figural Ladles
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John Gordon Leekity Zuni Inlay Ring
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Santo Domingo Heishi Necklaces Collected by Virginia Doneghy (1900-1981)
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