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Eskimo Sealskin Model Kayak
2006, Fall American Indian Arts, September 16th
with hand-carved wooden hunter who wears a cotton coat. Kayak laden with ivory and wood fishing accoutrements: trap, two harpoons, ice pick, and oar. With wooden stand, length 16.25".

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Ute Tab Belt Pouch with Mirror,
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Watercolor of a Portrait of an Indian Man,
Lot # 579 - Watercolor of a Portrait of an Indian Man,
matted and framed, length 19" x 16.5". This lot will be sold AS IS. No condition reports are available. > Item Details
Fine Cheyenne Beaded Hide Cradle,
Lot # 124 - Fine Cheyenne Beaded Hide Cradle,
thread-sewn with inner rawhide supports and beaded on hide in colors of white, rose, translucent green, light blue, cobalt, and greasy yellow. Cradle decorated with four rows of four thunderbirds alternating with rows of nested parallelograms topped with inverted triangles. "Tufts" of patterned silk... > Item Details
D. F. Barry Cabinet Card of Chief Gall, Hunkpapa Dakota,
Lot # 302 - D. F. Barry Cabinet Card of Chief Gall, Hunkpapa Dakota,
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Sioux Child's Beaded Buffalo Hide Moccasins,
Lot # 361 - Sioux Child's Beaded Buffalo Hide Moccasins,
sinew-sewn with lane around sole and fully beaded vamps consisting of a triangular design executed with seed bead colors of light blue, pea green, cobalt, red white-heart, and white, trapezoidal tongue, length 5.75". > Item Details
Crow Beaded Hide Doll,
Lot # 391 - Crow Beaded Hide Doll,
constructed of sinew-sewn hide coated with red pigment and having beaded facial features in blue and white seed beads. Figure has necklace of red white-heart and dentalia shell, with continuation of beads along legs and fringe on sides providing the appearance of leggings, length 11". > Item Details
D. F. Barry Cabinet Card of Rain-in-the-Face, Hunkpapa,
Lot # 300 - D. F. Barry Cabinet Card of Rain-in-the-Face, Hunkpapa,
a fine portrait of Barry's life-long friend, Rain-in-the-Face, with Barry's Bismarck, Dakota Territory imprint and 1885 copyright. > Item Details
Dogon-Style Carved Staff,
Lot # 501 - Dogon-Style Carved Staff,
from Mali. Hand-carved of wood in the tellem style, height 39". > Item Details
Shoshone Recurved Bow,
Lot # 43 - Shoshone Recurved Bow,
completely wrapped with red and black painted sinew, rawhide grip, and twisted sinew string, length 34.5". > Item Details
Plateau Beaded Hide Moccasins,
Lot # 73 - Plateau Beaded Hide Moccasins,
possibly Nez Perce, thread-sewn using small seed bead (13/0) colors of medium and light blue, pea green, pink, red white-hearts, cobalt, and yellow, with intermittent faceted beads throughout, to render delicate foliates. Two thin lanes of yellow and blue beads line heel seam, traces of yellow pigme... > Item Details
Zuni Concha Belt by Lloyd Tsalabutie,
Lot # 162 - Zuni Concha Belt by Lloyd Tsalabutie,
signed T.L. Zuni. Tsalabutie is renowned for his multi-stone raised inlay jewelry; this grand example has eleven conchas depicting dancing Gan figures, each set in an impeccably worked heavy-gauge sterling concha that has two copper straps on back. One concha functions as the buckle, concha diameter... > Item Details
Navajo First Phase-Style Concha Belt by Louis McCabe,
Lot # 156 - Navajo First Phase-Style Concha Belt by Louis McCabe,
designed with eight stamped, scalloped edged conchas having cutout centers, buckle with curving repoussé designs. Buckle stamped sterling and signed Mc, conchas backed with leather, concha diameter 3"; buckle length 3"; total length 48". > Item Details
Plains Stone Head Club with Quilled Handle,
Lot # 344 - Plains Stone Head Club with Quilled Handle,
small double-pointed head with wooden handle wrapped with hide and with pink and green quills, length 36.5". Lots 322-350 in this sale were collected by Henry W. Andrews during his tenure with the Bureau of Indian Affairs in the 1870s and 1880s, and later donated to a Western New York Museum by re... > Item Details
Kiowa Child's Beaded Hide Cradle,
Lot # 284 - Kiowa Child's Beaded Hide Cradle,
thread-sewn with inner rawhide supports and a wooden slat framework. Cradle is partially beaded on red wool flannel patched at lower ends with red broadcloth. Seed bead colors include light and medium blue, greasy yellow, translucent green, dark blue, and pink. Designed with large, outlined geomet... > Item Details
Navajo Diagonal Twill Weaving,
Lot # 258 - Navajo Diagonal Twill Weaving,
of hand-spun wool woven in colors of gray, tan, and light brown, against a cream ground, with five herringbone bands through center, 54" x 32". > Item Details
Blackfoot Child's Beaded Hide Moccasins,
Lot # 353 - Blackfoot Child's Beaded Hide Moccasins,
thread-sewn with flat beadwork forming a triangle and diamond on vamps using colors of cobalt, red white-heart, and eggplant against a white ground. With split tongue and pinked cuffs, accession number on sole, length 7". > Item Details
Crow Beaded and Tacked Leather Belt Drop,
Lot # 376 - Crow Beaded and Tacked Leather Belt Drop,
bifurcated leather with bands of small translucent red and brass seed beads forming triangles and alternating between double rows of brass tacks. Small faceted pink, green, and blue seed beads at belt loop, hide thong ties for attachment, length 34". > Item Details
Western Apache Tray,
Lot # 205 - Western Apache Tray,
coiled of willow with central star executed in devil's claw, diameter 9". > Item Details
Huge East African Drum,
Lot # 504 - Huge East African Drum,
hand-carved wood with bold relief chevron design encircling body and painted in bright blue, red, and black. Drum stands on an attached stand, height 36.5" x diameter 20". Stretched hide covers drum and is attached to sides with pegs. > Item Details
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