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Bandelier, A.F. Investigations Among the Indians of the Southwestern
2003 American Indian Arts. Sept. 12-13
United States, Carried on Mainly in the Years From 1880 to 1885. Parts I and II. Papers of the Archaeological Institute of America, American series III. Cambridge: John Wilson & Son Univ. Press, 1890 & 1892. 8vo, both parts bound as one in green cloth boards with detached original printed paper boards included, 591 pp including all plates and maps. Rare early reports on American SW archaeology.

Provenance:  
Ex Libris, Dr. Kent D. Vickery


Condition:  
As above with margins slightly trimmed when rebound, else VG.
Est $150 - $200
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Sioux Women's Beaded Leggings,
Lot # 479 - Sioux Women's Beaded Leggings,
ca 1890, made of hide lined with cotton fabric, sinew and thread-sewn. Half beaded in colors of blue, green, greasy yellow, and red with white hearts against a white ground. Leggings designed with tipis and geometric devices; hide ties; approximately 15" long x 10.5" wide. > Item Details
Sioux Beaded Hide Pipe Bag,
Lot # 500 - Sioux Beaded Hide Pipe Bag,
ca 1900, with sinew-sewn beadwork depicting 4 American flags extending out from triangles and utilizing red, white, blue, and medium green beads on a white background. Other panel in typical Plains geometric pattern in same bead colors plus medium blue and also on a white ground. Craftsperson used... > Item Details
Hopi Katsina Doll,
Lot # 88 - Hopi Katsina Doll,
carved of cottonwood and said to have belonged to Catherine Timeche has been much loved and used and is void of any identifying features. Thus it is not possible to identify the katsina; height 11". > Item Details
Sioux Beaded Tipi Bag,
Lot # 466 - Sioux Beaded Tipi Bag,
ca 1880, constructed of sinew and thread-sewn buckskin, decorated with lanes of red "white heart" seed beads alternating with green with blue borders, tufts of red wool in centers of green sections. Sides of bag designed with nested rectangles alternating between red and greasy yellow, and blue, whi... > Item Details
Mesquakie or Fox Bullrush Mat,
Lot # 680 - Mesquakie or Fox Bullrush Mat,
ca 1890, has interlocking diamond pattern in green on natural ground, length 105" x width 55". > Item Details
Hupa/ Karok/ Yurok Hat,
Lot # 635 - Hupa/ Karok/ Yurok Hat,
has twined geometric motifs in overlay techniques, which cannot be seen on the inside, height 3.5" x diameter 6.5". > Item Details
Sikyatki Style Seed Jar,
Lot # 109 - Sikyatki Style Seed Jar,
orange, black, and red on cream decorated with geometric designs and rain birds. Body created with an elegant flaring shape and outturned lip, fired on signature of "Chakoptewa" over a cartouche of a smoking pipe on base; 6" high x 15" diameter. A fine jar, done in the Hopi style, Chakoptewa appare... > Item Details
WPA Era Watercolor of Zuni Pottery Design,
Lot # 347 - WPA Era Watercolor of Zuni Pottery Design,
depicts four deer in a "house of deer," similar to the designs published by Kenneth Chapman for the Indian Arts Fund in Santa Fe around the same time, framed 28.5" long x 21.5" high. > Item Details
San Ildefonso Black-on Black Dish,
Lot # 123 - San Ildefonso Black-on Black Dish,
with feather design on one half and geometric design on the other, bottom signed "Blue Corn/ San Ildefonso/ Pueblo"; 5" long x .75" high x 3.5" wide. > Item Details
Eskimo Whalebone Pin,
Lot # 712 - Eskimo Whalebone Pin,
with handsome carved top knob of four diamonds, each centered with a "dot." Lower end tapers to a point; object was possibly part of a fishing implement or a net making tool, 20.5" long. (For similar examples see, Nelson: Pl. LI.) > Item Details
Blackfeet Beaded Hide Cuffs,
Lot # 527 - Blackfeet Beaded Hide Cuffs,
have a great design of colonial Canadian flags and abstract floral motifs in colors of black red, green, cobalt, and marcasites on a white ground. The design is simple yet sophisticated; 8" high. > Item Details
Sioux Women's Beaded Hide Skirt,
Lot # 485 - Sioux Women's Beaded Hide Skirt,
has full A-line shape with hand-stitched seams and added fringe. Beaded strips have a white ground with cobalt triangles--each with a window of green, red, and a center of greasy yellow. Red crosses, that end in cobalt triangles, separate triangles. Skirt can be adjusted for size and closes with ... > Item Details
Potawatomi Loom Beaded Men's Garters,
Lot # 212 - Potawatomi Loom Beaded Men's Garters,
have three large diamonds in colors of red, cobalt, yellow-gold, and turquoise on a rose ground. Garters terminate in elaborate gold and orange wool yarn that is braided near the top and then left to hang free, 10.5 w/o fringe. > Item Details
Crow Beaded Hide Moccasins,
Lot # 589 - Crow Beaded Hide Moccasins,
ca. 1890, have charming stylized floral design on the vamp in colors of blue, yellow, green, cobalt, red, and translucent orange -- all outlined in a single row of white beads. A narrow band of red wool cloth and black pinked wool is inserted into seam under cuff, length 11". > Item Details
Acoma Jar,
Lot # 97 - Acoma Jar,
black and red on white slip. Two double-headed birds painted on opposite panels separated by stepped geometric design. Interior rim painted red with black lip, signed on bottom; height 5.25" high x diameter 8". > Item Details
Navajo Regional Weaving,
Lot # 422 - Navajo Regional Weaving,
ca 1920-1930s, tightly handspun wool woven in muted naural colors of brown, black. Storm design in center surrounded by a border of squash blossoms and stepped fretwork; 87" long x 60" wide. > Item Details
Plains Children’s Beaded Hide Moccasins,
Lot # 230 - Plains Children’s Beaded Hide Moccasins,
lot of 2 pairs. Includes one pair of Sioux with sinew-sewn beadwork in colors of light blue, red, black, greasy yellow, and pink, colors are delightful. Design on vamps consists of a large triangle surrounded by smaller ones and pointing toward the toes; motif on fully beaded soles consists of lar... > Item Details
Four Native American Baskets,
Lot # 198 - Four Native American Baskets,
includes an oval Micmac quilled lidded box with natural quill work and maple leaves on lid, birch bark base; 4.75" long x 2.25" high x 3" wide; PLUS a round lidded basket in sea grass; 2.5" high x 5" diameter; PLUS another sea grass lidded box; 2.5" high x 4.75" diameter; AND a pine cone and coiled ... > Item Details
Group of Arrow Shafts,
Lot # 200 - Group of Arrow Shafts,
lot of 10. Includes one with complete arrow shaft with arrow hafted with sinew, end painted in red and blue; 30.75" long; PLUS five shafts with bulbous ends, three of these have sinew wrapped on middle and at end; 16.25" long, 16.25" long, 27" long; PLUS two decorated with faded blue markings; 17.7... > Item Details
Ojibwa Men's Beaded Velveteen Leggings,
Lot # 684 - Ojibwa Men's Beaded Velveteen Leggings,
ca 1890. Elaborate floral pattern wraps around the lower edge. Bead colors are in shades of pinks and reds, blues, greens, yellows -- all connected with opalescent clear bead stems. Metal sequins outline florals and stems creating a "starry" effect on the black. Leggings are bound in blue ribbon a... > Item Details
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