Lot 33    

Eskimo Carved Bone and Ivory Snuff Boxes and Tubes,
2007, American Indian and Western Art, March 31
lot of 5, includes an ivory box with beveled edges decorated with red concentric circles and hatched lines, wooden bottom and lid, leather thong on lid connects a small carved seal toggle, length 2.25" x width 1.25"; PLUS a conical shaped bone box with wooden bottom and opening, length 2.5" x diameter 1.75"; PLUS an oval birch bark box with wooden lid, length 2.5" x width 1.25"; PLUS an ivory and bone snuffer, each with leather thong, length 3.75" and 3.25".

Provenance:  
Property of Western Reserve Historical Society


Condition:  
Each with red inked accession number, leather thongs brittle, conical box without lid.
Sold: $747.50
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Tohono O'odham Olla,
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Sepik River Paddle and Canoe,
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carved with caiman head at prow, length 198"; with tear-shape paddle, length 67". This lot will be sold AS IS. No condition reports are available. > Item Details
Acoma Olla,
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Santo Domingo Blackware Jar,
Lot # 203 - Santo Domingo Blackware Jar,
with squat body, elongated neck, outward flared rim, and concave base, simple attenuated split hourglass decorates body, height 9.75" x diameter 10". > Item Details
Santa Clara Redware Jar by Teresita Naranjo,
Lot # 183 - Santa Clara Redware Jar by Teresita Naranjo,
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Northwest Coast Three Figure Argillite Totem,
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Eskimo Carved Ivory Buttons,
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Apache Figural Basket,
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coiled of willow and devil's claw to create parallel zigzag lines with 5 dogs standing guard below rim, height 4.25" x diameter 8.75". > Item Details
<i>An Evening Visit</i> by Mel Fillerup,
Lot # 332 - An Evening Visit by Mel Fillerup,
oil on canvas, signed M. Fillerup lower right; 18" x 24" (sight), 26" x 31" (w/frame). Mel Fillerup (1924-) is active in Wyoming and has received numerous awards for his lanscapes and figural studies of the American West. > Item Details
Blackfoot Beaded Armbands,
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Western Apache Tray,
Lot # 279 - Western Apache Tray,
coiled of willow with two strong horizontal design elements of dark devil's claw encircling a central star, height 2.75" x diameter 11.5" > Item Details
Northern California Openwork Cradle and Two Baskets,
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Eskimo Ivory Needle Case with Thimble and Bodkins,
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Eskimo Ivory Model Boats,
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Southern Cheyenne Beaded Hide Strike-a-Lite,
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Deer Katsina by Julian Martinez,
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Sioux Beaded Hide Moccasins,
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Hopi Vase by Fanny Nampeyo,
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