Lot 11    

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
Sold: $940.00
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Edward Beyuka Zuni Inlay Big Horn Sheep Bolo
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personally worn by Eddie Beyuka; signed and dated on reverse, length 2.5 in. 1974 > Item Details
Ute Beaded Doll Cradle
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thread-sewn and beaded on thick hide using large beads in colors of greasy yellow, red white-heart, translucent green, and dark blue; bag finished with beaded fringe and tin cones; reverse has hint of yellow pigment, length 8.5 in. x width 5.5 in. ca 1870 > Item Details
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Lot # 238 - Edward Beyuka Zuni Inlay Wood Carrier, Zuni Warrior, and Hututu Katsina Bolos
lot of 3, including Kakto, the Wood Carrying Katsina; Hututu, the Zuni Rain Priest, and Sip ikne, the Zuni Warrior; all hallmarked on reverse of bolos and on stands, heights 5.25 in. to 5 in. third quarter 20th century > Item Details
Edward Curtis Photogravures
Lot # 1 - Edward Curtis Photogravures
lot of 7 photogravures from Portfolio 20: The Alaskan Eskimo. The Nunivak. The Eskimo of Hooper Bay. The Eskimo of King Island. The Eskimo of Little Diomede Island. The Eskimo of Cape Prince of Wales. The Kotzebue Eskimo. The Noatak. The Kobuk. The Selawik.  Images include the following: &n... > Item Details
Navajo Child's Squash Blossom Necklaces, Bracelets, and Single Naja Collected by Virginia Doneghy (1900-1981)
Lot # 214 - Navajo Child's Squash Blossom Necklaces, Bracelets, and Single Naja Collected by Virginia Doneghy (1900-1981)
lot of 6. Includes a blossom with six small "blossoms" on each side and a naja set with three turquoise stones, length 15 in.; PLUS another necklace with 15 "blossoms, length 15.5 in.; PLUS an all silver bracelet with a twisted rope center design, length 4.5 in.; PLUS another with sta... > Item Details
Karl Bodmer Etching: Vig. XXII, <i>Chief of the Cree-Indians</i>,
Lot # 174 - Karl Bodmer Etching: Vig. XXII, Chief of the Cree-Indians,
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Navajo Twill Saddle Blanket
Lot # 328 - Navajo Twill Saddle Blanket
woven in red, gold, cream, black, pink, and green; wide bands of red are separated by thin "barbershop pole"  stripes, 42.5 in. x 30 in. ca 1900 > Item Details
Navajo Tufa-Cast Ketohs Collected by Virginia Doneghy (1900-1981)
Lot # 198 - Navajo Tufa-Cast Ketohs Collected by Virginia Doneghy (1900-1981)
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Rudolf Cronau, South American Studies
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Robert J. Flaherty <i>Nanook of the North</i> Portfolio
Lot # 2 - Robert J. Flaherty Nanook of the North Portfolio
six beautiful photogravure folio plates from the photographs taken by the legendary film maker Flaherty (1884-1951), now known as the "Father of Documentary Film." Each image printed on a sheet measuring 13 in. x 20 in. and copyrighted Revillon Freres, NY. Group includes Tooktoo (Deer); Ny... > Item Details
Northeastern Split Ash Basket
Lot # 353 - Northeastern Split Ash Basket
large rectangular body made of narrow and broad splints softening to form a round opening; old green paint decorates the horizontal slats; with circular lid, height 13 in. x width 12 in. 19th century > Item Details
Crow Beaded Hide Moccasins
Lot # 99 - Crow Beaded Hide Moccasins
sinew-sewn elk(?) and beaded using colors of rose, pea green, light and medium blue, and white; outlined geometrics and florals decorated vamps, length 10 in. early 20th century > Item Details
Eskimo Model Kayak
Lot # 3 - Eskimo Model Kayak
with wooden frame and covered with walrus skin; kayak detailed with bone; carved wooden face with detailed parka and bone hands, length 17.25 in. late 19th century > Item Details
Nez Perce Cornhusk Bag
Lot # 42 - Nez Perce Cornhusk Bag
decorated with dyed cornhusk triangles, length 20 in. x width 16 in. early 20th century > Item Details
Navajo Transitional Weaving
Lot # 299 - Navajo Transitional Weaving
finely woven using colors of green, orange, and red; stacked open diamonds filled with quartered diamonds and zigzags, 61 x 44 in. ca 1900 > Item Details
Edward Beyuka Zuni Turquoise Inlay Eagle Dancer and Road Runner Bolos
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Sioux Beaded Hide Elk Shirt
Lot # 80 - Sioux Beaded Hide Elk Shirt
sinew-sewn and beaded using colors of red, orange, medium and dark blue, and white; with red cotton trim at neck and sleeve cuffs; integrated triangular bib coated with red pigment is beaded with the image of an elk; hair drops detail beaded strips, total length 42 in. x 43 in. early 20th century > Item Details
Shona Hah Kwakwaka'wakw Carving of a Shaman
Lot # 13 - Shona Hah Kwakwaka'wakw Carving of a Shaman
wearing an opened transformation mask and button blanket; signed on base, height 15 in. mid-20th century > Item Details
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