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Eskimo Carved Ivory Dog Sleds with Teams of Dogs,
2007, American Indian and Western Art, March 31
lot of 13, includes nine dogs of various sizes, average length 1.25"; AND four sleds, two with chain-link leads, length 2.5", 3.25", 2", and 1".

Provenance:  
Property of Western Reserve Historical Society


Condition:  
All with red inked accession numbers, some parts of chain broken.
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Navajo Squash Blossom,
Lot # 320 - Navajo Squash Blossom,
beautifully hand-wrought with 7 small blossoms on each side and with delicate naja in center. Beads are beautifully filed at seam and each blossom is set with oval turquoise, length 26.5". Necklace with 5" chain extension. > Item Details
Kiowa Belt,  Strike-a-Lite Pouch, Awl Case, and Drop,
Lot # 395 - Kiowa Belt, Strike-a-Lite Pouch, Awl Case, and Drop,
finely beaded on the pouch and awl case in colors of sage, orange, yellow, pink, cobalt, blue, red, and turquoise. Pouch and awl case decorated with a tight fringe of copper cones and with long, metal tubular beads (one set on pouch is detached, but present). Drop, with rectangular German silver p... > Item Details
<i>To The Right Wind</i> by Frank Howell,
Lot # 364 - To The Right Wind by Frank Howell,
monochrome lithograph on paper, signed and titled in pencil on lower side and numbered 22/75; 15" x 22.5" (sight), 20" x 28" (w/frame).FRANK HOWELL (1937-1997) is often known for his fusion of contemporary abstract features and traditional styles. > Item Details
Navajo Regional Weaving,
Lot # 257 - Navajo Regional Weaving,
western reservation style, of cream, black, brown, and red and designed with center cut diamonds with squash blossom centers and bordered by halved stacked diamonds, 9 warp/inch x 36 weft/inch; 64" x 33.5". > Item Details
Aleutian Lidded Rye-Grass Basket,
Lot # 56 - Aleutian Lidded Rye-Grass Basket,
finely twined and delicately embroidered with silk in colors of lively yellow, salmon, and cream creating a meandering abstract floral on basket, lid, and knob. Basket further embellished with narrow strips of dark plant fiber, height 8.75" x diameter 8.25". Illustrated in A Window on the Past (Pai... > Item Details
Tohono O'odham Olla,
Lot # 572 - Tohono O'odham Olla,
of willow with figures intermingling among geometric devices, height 10.75" x diameter 14". This lot will be sold AS IS. No condition reports are available. > Item Details
<i>Daring Photographer in Western Landscape</i> by Charles Hudson,
Lot # 349 - Daring Photographer in Western Landscape by Charles Hudson,
oil on board, signed Chas. B Hudson lower right. Possibly meant for illustration; 12" x 16.75" (sight), 15.5" x 20" (w/frame).Charles Bradford Hudson (1865-1939), Canadian born, spent the majority of his career in the American West, and worked as an author, painter, illustrator and etcher. > Item Details
Plains Beaded Hide Gauntlets,
Lot # 580 - Plains Beaded Hide Gauntlets,
thread-sewn with cut translucent beads depicting a bird with an arrow and flower on cuffs and with short fringe hanging from outer seam. Gloves lined with orange and cream stripped cotton, length 12.75". This lot will be sold AS IS. No condition reports are available. > Item Details
Polacca Polychrome Olla,
Lot # 151 - Polacca Polychrome Olla,
black- and red-on-creamy orange, potted with globular body, short neck, and concave base. Body decorated with rain bird designs and neck enhanced with connecting diamonds, height 10" x diameter 12". Jar was acquired by a Minnesota archaeologist around 1930 and was passed through the family. > Item Details
Spectacular Northwest Coast Carving on Model 1894 Winchester,
Lot # 2000 - Spectacular Northwest Coast Carving on Model 1894 Winchester,
.30 caliber, 26" barrel, serial number 529675. Normal Winchester markings on tang and barrel. Rifle forend deeply carved with a bear wearing potlatch rings on its head; stock carved with huge crouching animal, possibly another bear consuming smaller animal, overall gun length 44.5". > Item Details
Sioux Loom Beaded and Quilled Hide Tobacco Bag,
Lot # 433 - Sioux Loom Beaded and Quilled Hide Tobacco Bag,
thread- and sinew-sewn, with a large panel loom beaded on canvas with glass bead colors of red, light blue, orange, amber, green, and white forming a busy design of chevrons and diamonds, quilled slats made of recycled parfleche and soft fringe finish the bag. A quilled drop decorates front of bag, ... > Item Details
Nunivak Island Carved Ivory Cribbage Board,
Lot # 23 - Nunivak Island Carved Ivory Cribbage Board,
fully carved in-the-round with intertwining Arctic life: walrus, seals, otters, foxes, salmon, and a gull twist around tusk, animals with baleen eyes and scrimshawed with red and black ink, length 26". c.f. 1980 Ray, Dorothy Jean. The Artists of the Tundra and the Sea, Seattle: University of Washin... > Item Details
Large Hopi Bowl,
Lot # 152 - Large Hopi Bowl,
red- and- black-on-creamy orange, with a complex design depicting an avian motif mingling among geometric devices, height 3.5" x diameter 13". > Item Details
Great Lakes Wooden Weaving Heddle with Horses' Heads,
Lot # 521 - Great Lakes Wooden Weaving Heddle with Horses' Heads,
possibly Winnebago. The weaver passed one set of threads through the small holes and the other set through the slots at the bottom. The heddle lifted the warp threads enabling the weft threads to pass easily through the resulting shed or opening (McMaster and Trafzer, eds., 2004: 224). Women used... > Item Details
San Ildefonso Blackware Plate by Maria and Santana Martinez,
Lot # 180 - San Ildefonso Blackware Plate by Maria and Santana Martinez,
black-on-black and painted with traditional design of repeating feathers, signed Marie & Santana, diameter 13.25". > Item Details
Heavy Navajo Sterling and Turquoise Bracelets,
Lot # 313 - Heavy Navajo Sterling and Turquoise Bracelets,
lot of 4, includes a handsome cuff with large center turquoise surrounded by leaves, curlicues, and bunches of balls in different sizes, width 2.6" x opening 1.5". Cuff is marked sterling and signed with an unidentifiable hallmark; PLUS another similar elaborate cuff with 2 turquoises, width 2.6"; ... > Item Details
Southern Plains Bone Hairpipe Breast Plate,
Lot # 397 - Southern Plains Bone Hairpipe Breast Plate,
constructed with two strips of harness leather and two strips of twisted hide thongs supporting four rows of bone hairpipes. Hairpipes strung with both hide thongs and cotton string with central strip made of braided red wool. Breast plate is backed with red wool, twisted and knotted hide thongs han... > Item Details
<i>The Runner</i> by Photographer Carl Moon,
Lot # 145 - The Runner by Photographer Carl Moon,
silver gelatin photograph depicting an Indian man wearing Plains clothing charging across the Southwestern landscape; stamped on reverse The Runner Taos vol. 1 no.16, photograph (w/o frame) 15.75" x 19.75"; (w/ frame) 20.75" x 25". > Item Details
Sioux Beaded Hide Cuffs,
Lot # 488 - Sioux Beaded Hide Cuffs,
sinew-sewn in colors of cobalt, red white-heart, greasy yellow, and green in pleasing traditional geometric pattern on a white beaded ground. Entire cuff is outlined with narrow red white-heart zigzag pattern, height 5.25". Cuffs with hide roll to retain their shape, probably original. > Item Details
<i>Mission San Antonio De Padua</i> Landscape by Aaron Kilpatrick,
Lot # 354 - Mission San Antonio De Padua Landscape by Aaron Kilpatrick,
oil on canvas, signed and dated Aaron E. Kilpatrick, 1922 lower left. In a period- carved wood and gilt frame; 24" x 32" (sight), 31" x 39" (w/frame).AARON KILPATRICK (1872-1953) born in St. Thomas, Canada, moved to the U. S. and eventually settling in Southern California in 1907. In 1922, the yea... > Item Details
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