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
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Blackfoot Beaded Vest
Lot # 87 - Blackfoot Beaded Vest
thread-sewn and beaded using colors of light blue, red white-heart, pea green, greasy yellow, marcasite, orange, and white; lined with blue and black polished cotton and backed with black velveteen, length 21 in. x chest 32 in. ca 1900 > Item Details
Pomo Basket
Lot # 32 - Pomo Basket
decorated with stepped triangles creating a larger triangular motif; old label on bottom reads Maidu/ Eating bowl (feather weave). From Tyler coll. (S. Fran) made about 1840/ purch. Los Angeles 11/30/7 R-1 Kraemer 11402; height 4.5 in. x diameter 7 in. 19th century > Item Details
Rudolf Cronau, <i>Gold Mining in Idaho</i>, 1885
Lot # 178 - Rudolf Cronau, Gold Mining in Idaho, 1885
Graphite on paper, signed l.l. and dated 1885. Matted, unframed, and identified on mat. An outstanding and highly detailed sketch of miners, possibly intended for illustration; 15.75 x 12.5 in. > Item Details
Sioux Carved Pipe with Catlinite Bowl
Lot # 60 - Sioux Carved Pipe with Catlinite Bowl
handle elegantly carved with four rounded protrusions; T-shaped catlinite bowl, length 20 in. late 19th century > Item Details
Northwest Coast Silver and Ivory Bracelet
Lot # 233 - Northwest Coast Silver and Ivory Bracelet
scrimshawed ivory and decorated in seven panels with raven motifs, inside circumference 6 in.; gap 1.5 in. second half 20th century  > Item Details
Navajo Squash Blossom Necklace Collected by Virginia Doneghy (1900-1981)
Lot # 219 - Navajo Squash Blossom Necklace Collected by Virginia Doneghy (1900-1981)
all silver with four blossoms on each side and with cast naja.  Small bead attached at one end, length 22.5 in. Virginia Doneghy (1900-1981) was a lifetime collector of Native Southwestern jewelry. Her passion began in the late 1930s on a trip to Santa Fe where she caught a glimpse of &helli... > Item Details
Tony Hunt Jr. Kwakwaka'wakw Carved Mask <i>Kwagiulth Wild Woman</i>
Lot # 14 - Tony Hunt Jr. Kwakwaka'wakw Carved Mask Kwagiulth Wild Woman
deeply carved cedar and painted in black and red;  Dzunuk’wa  is depicted in a traditional way with pursed lips and black wavy hair; signed, titled, and dated on in pencil on reverse, length 9.25 in. x width 7.5 in. 1984 > Item Details
Crow Hide and Otter Fur Rattle
Lot # 68 - Crow Hide and Otter Fur Rattle
sinew-sewn hide rattle coated with red pigment; wooden handle wrapped with otter fur; fur wrist strap decorated with large glass beads, total length 17 in.; length of rattle 9.5 in. late 19th century > Item Details
Southern Plains Beaded Hide Moccasins
Lot # 125 - Southern Plains Beaded Hide Moccasins
thread-sewn and beaded using colors of pea green, dark blue, light blue, red, and pink; keyhole design on vamps, length 9.25 in. ca 1900 > Item Details
Adam and Santana Martinez San Ildefonso Blackware Bowl
Lot # 260 - Adam and Santana Martinez San Ildefonso Blackware Bowl
highly polished globular form with feather pattern wrapping around shoulder; signed on base, height 4 in. x diameter 5.25 in. ca mid 20th century > Item Details
Edward Curtis (American, 1868-1952) Orotone <i>The Vanishing Race</i>
Lot # 152 - Edward Curtis (American, 1868-1952) Orotone The Vanishing Race
signed lower right original arts and crafts bronzed gesso and wood batwing frame descriptive label and Seattle studio label on verso sight 10.25 in. x 13.5 in.; framed 16 in. x 19 in.  ca 1900 > Item Details
Apache Figural Basket
Lot # 342 - Apache Figural Basket
finely woven and designed with two humans and two dogs; crosses and triangles fill open spaces of flower, height 3.25 in. x diameter 14.75 in. early 20th century > Item Details
Stanley C. Hunt Kwakwaka’wakw Carved Mask <i>Wild Woman</i>
Lot # 16 - Stanley C. Hunt Kwakwaka’wakw Carved Mask Wild Woman
prominently carved of cedar and painted in black and red; signed, titled, and dated in pencil on reverse, length 9.25 in. x width 7 in.  1982 Stanley C. Hunt (1954- ), the son of Henry Hunt and grandson of Mungo Martin has been carving since the mid-1970s.  His work has been commission... > Item Details
Sioux Beaded Calf-Head Bag
Lot # 138 - Sioux Beaded Calf-Head Bag
thread and sinew-sewn and beaded using colors of greasy yellow, pea green, dark blue, opalescent, and red white-heart; tin cones filled with red feathers, length 12.5 in. ca 1900 With tag noting piece was in the collection of St. Andrews Indian School Episcopal Diocese of South Dakota.... > Item Details
Crow Beaded Buffalo Hide Moccasins
Lot # 126 - Crow Beaded Buffalo Hide Moccasins
sinew-sewn and beaded using colors of red white-heart, white, dark blue, pea green, greasy yellow, and amber, length 10 in. ca 1870 > Item Details
Edward Beyuka Zuni Inlay Wood Carrier, Zuni Warrior, and Hututu Katsina Bolos
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 Beyuka Zuni Inlay Dancer Bolo
Lot # 244 - Edward Beyuka Zuni Inlay Dancer Bolo
inlaid with shell, turquoise, jet, and spiny oyster; face carved with detail, hallmarked on reverse, 4.75 in. third quarter 20th century > Item Details
Sioux Child&rsquot;s Beaded Hide Bow Case and Quiver
Lot # 72 - Sioux Child&rsquot;s Beaded Hide Bow Case and Quiver
sinew-sewn and beaded using colors of red white-heart, medium blue, greasy yellow, and green; with recurve bow, length 26 in.; and three metal-tipped arrows, approximate lengths 21.5 in. early 20th century > Item Details
Metis Figural Wooden Pipe
Lot # 49 - Metis Figural Wooden Pipe
pipe with human head and lead-lined bowl; ash stem; vermilion pigment on the face and stem; remnants of red trade cloth and copper thimble suspension with fringes enhancements; length is 7.5 in.  19th century > Item Details
Cherokee Deer Head Piece
Lot # 375 - Cherokee Deer Head Piece
hand-carved of wood with real antlers, deer skin ears, and painted black eyes with traces of red pigment around them.  Antlers held in place with leather and rusted nails; ears also held in place with nails, length 12.75 in. ca first quarter 20th century   > Item Details
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