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.
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Northwest Coast Horn Ladle,
Lot # 68 - Northwest Coast Horn Ladle,
elegantly shaped with large scoop and flexed handle with circular piercing at end, length 14.5". > Item Details
Scarce F. J. Haynes D. T. Cabinet Cards  of American Indians
Lot # 401 - Scarce F. J. Haynes D. T. Cabinet Cards of American Indians
lot of 5, includes a portrait of a young Rain-in-the-Face, Hunkpapa Lakota, with fur-wrapped braids and a peace metal around his neck; PLUS Brave Bear, Minneconjou Sioux, a signer of the Fort Laramie Treaty, shown wearing a quilled war shirt and braided hair wrapped in fur; PLUS Chief White Bull, Mi... > Item Details
Apache Beaded Hide Pouch,
Lot # 295 - Apache Beaded Hide Pouch,
thread-sewn on commercially tanned hide with glitzy beadwork in colors of white, cobalt, clear, and faceted metallic; long beaded fringe finishes bag with drawstring closure, length (excluding fringe) 6" x width 4.25". > Item Details
Tlingit  Horn and Copper Ladle,
Lot # 64 - Tlingit Horn and Copper Ladle,
with handle of bowl composed of both mountain sheep and mountain goat horn. The tip of the handle elaborately carved depicting totemic figures. Applied below handle is an incised section of a recycled "copper", with bird-like figures and attached with copper pins. Bowl decorated with five incised co... > Item Details
Navajo Regional Weaving,
Lot # 252 - Navajo Regional Weaving,
western reservation style, hand-spun wool with bands of flattened, serrated hexagons in colors of black, cream, and browns against a red ground, 8 warp/inch x 24 weft/inch; 65.25" x 51". > Item Details
Navajo Regional Weaving,
Lot # 230 - Navajo Regional Weaving,
eastern reservation style, hand-spun wool with zigzag bands and central serrated diamonds using colors of red and brown against a cream ground. Textile augmented with corner tassels, 8 warp/inch x 20 weft/inch; 81" x 51". > Item Details
Two Santa Clara Blackware Jars,
Lot # 551 - Two Santa Clara Blackware Jars,
includes one carved with a slithering Avanyu, signed Mary/ Santa Clara, height 3.5" x diameter 3.75"; AND another with painted floral motifs, signed Greganita C./ Sta Clara, height 3.75" x diameter 5". This lot will be sold AS IS. No condition reports are available. > Item Details
Two Pairs of Subarctic Hide Moccasins,
Lot # 534 - Two Pairs of Subarctic Hide Moccasins,
includes a pair of Athapaskan moccasins with florally embroidered vamps on navy and cream felt, with rabbit fur cuffs, length 11.5"; AND a pair of Cree moccasins with sinew-sewn beadwork on vamps and cotton pillow ticking cuffs, length 10.5". To be sold AS IS. No condition reports are available. > 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
Greenland Eskimo Carved Wooden Kayak and Hunter,
Lot # 21 - Greenland Eskimo Carved Wooden Kayak and Hunter,
dressed in seal skin parka, the hunter stands poised for the hunt, inscribed in ink on stern Kyack [sic] used by the Green-land natives in seal fishing/ John Booth, length 8" x height 4". > Item Details
Bust of a Plains Indian by Giuseppe Moretti,
Lot # 379 - Bust of a Plains Indian by Giuseppe Moretti,
bronze, inscribed on back G. Moretti, height 13".GIUSEPPE MORETTI (1857-1935) was born in San Remo, Italy, and began working in sculpture at a very early age in Florence. His career took him to the United States, where he worked on major commissions in Pittsburg, Dayton, Nashville, and other cities... > Item Details
Navajo Transitional Eyedazzler,
Lot # 249 - Navajo Transitional Eyedazzler,
woven of hand-spun wool to create two diamonds with serrated edges alternating in colors of red, light and dark brown, cream, pink, and orange, 5 warp/inch, 16 weft/inch; 77" x 56.5". > Item Details
Silver, Turquoise, and Coral Bracelet Attributed to Dan Simplicio,
Lot # 310 - Silver, Turquoise, and Coral Bracelet Attributed to Dan Simplicio,
Zuni, and in his bold style with silver leaves and flowers combined with an abstract silver cluster and a bold piece of branch coral beside a large turquoise, width 3" x inside measurement 5.5". Attribution from a dealer in Gallup, NM (Schaaf 2003: 290). > Item Details
Eskimo Baleen Model Sled,
Lot # 20 - Eskimo Baleen Model Sled,
assembled with fine strips of baleen and thread, length 10.75". > Item Details
Chippewa Wooden Bowl,
Lot # 526 - Chippewa Wooden Bowl,
with octagonal shape and sloping sides, rim decorated with red pigment and square-shanked tacks. A human figure is incised on underside of bowl, length 15" x width 14.75" x height 4". > Item Details
Wasco Corn Husk Sally Bag,
Lot # 129 - Wasco Corn Husk Sally Bag,
designed with bands of green-dyed corn husk, single row along bottom dyed blue, opening reinforced with hide, height 4.5" x diameter 5.5". > Item Details
Navajo Regional Weaving,
Lot # 554 - Navajo Regional Weaving,
hand-spun with colors of red, browns, and cream forming a banded design with serrated diamonds filling negative space, 68.25" x 41". This lot will be sold AS IS. No condition reports are available. > Item Details
Navajo and Apache Baskets,
Lot # 575 - Navajo and Apache Baskets,
lot of 2, includes a Navajo with two rod and bundle coiling and with false braid on the rim. This traditional basket with aniline dyed elements creating the design has the expected spirit break and an old tan button attached to center with fuzzy red and turquoise thread. This basket could well be ... > Item Details
Plateau Child's Beaded Hide Cradleboard,
Lot # 139 - Plateau Child's Beaded Hide Cradleboard,
on keystone-shaped board and with thread-sewn beadwork in overlay stitch in colors of light blue, amber, greasy yellow, eggplant, red, white, translucent green, and pink combined with rose, light blue, and striped brownish-red glass beads. Strong image on body depicts a mountain lion chasing an elk... > Item Details
<i>Watering Horses</i> by Carl Schmidt,
Lot # 333 - Watering Horses by Carl Schmidt,
oil on canvas, signed Carl Schmidt lower right. Likely a California scene, two horses water at a trough during mid-day; 29.5" x 36" (sight), 36.5" x 42" (w/frame).CARL SCHMIDT (1885-1969, California) studied at the Art Institute of Chicago. He is known for landscapes, Indians, still lifes, portrait... > Item Details
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