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Three Classic Books in Southwestern Ethnology,
2003 American Indian Arts. Sept. 12-13
including Reichard, Gladys A. Social Life of the Navajo Indians. New York: Columbia Univ. Press, 1928. 8vo in brown cloth boards, 176 pp with all fold outs, plates and maps. PLUS Parsons, Elsie C. Taos Tales. New York: American Folk-Lore Society, 1940. 8vo in navy cloth boards, 185 pp. AND Parsons, Elsie C. Tea Tales. New York: American Folk-Lore Society, 1926. 8vo in purple cloth boards, 304 pp.

Provenance:  
Ex Libris, Dr. Kent Vickery


Condition:  
1st minor shelf wear and light even toning, VG; 2nd two small water spots on boards and very slight even toning, VG; 3rd minor shelf wear and light even toning, VG.
Est $200 - $300
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Santa Ildefonso Black-on-Black Bowl,
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highly polished, with painted stepped design on shoulder, signed "Marie & Julian"; 5" high x 8.25" diameter. > Item Details
Santo Domingo Jar,
Lot # 397 - Santo Domingo Jar,
ca 1910-1920. Concave base, with red panel at bottom, majority of body with cream slip decorated with typical geometric devices. Interior of rim decorated with a row of black dots; 11" high x 10.5" diameter. > Item Details
Pima/ Tohono O'odham Basket,
Lot # 69 - Pima/ Tohono O'odham Basket,
is of finely coiled willow and has a devil's claw motif of a 3-pointed flower joined by parallel bands. Large center and braided rim are also of devil's claw, 2.5" high x 14" diameter. > Item Details
Navajo Red and Brown Regional Weaving,
Lot # 147 - Navajo Red and Brown Regional Weaving,
ca 1900-1920, handspun wool woven in natural browns against aniline dyed red ground, central design of four connected serrated diamonds; 73" long x 41" wide. > Item Details
Brule Sioux Quilled Hide Vest,
Lot # 468 - Brule Sioux Quilled Hide Vest,
has a delightful melody of butterflies, flags, and flowers in aniline dyed colors of rose, red, orange, purple, and green. Vest is bound in beige cotton; back is an olive cotton; 40" chest. Tag reads, "Collected at Martin, S.D." > Item Details
Plains Cree Women's Beaded Fabric Leggings,
Lot # 480 - Plains Cree Women's Beaded Fabric Leggings,
decorated with three greasy yellow beaded stripes outlined in cobalt and alternating with white stripes. Tops are navy wool and edges are bound in red cotton. Leggings close with leather thongs; 11.5" high. > Item Details
Crow Beaded Belt,
Lot # 303 - Crow Beaded Belt,
20th century, heavy "harness" type leather, the margins decorated with robin's egg blue beads stitched in two diagonal lanes, with the interior decorated with rows of brass tacks and alternating panels rectangles and crosses of red, green yellow mauve and blue beads. An exceptionally long belt (67... > Item Details
Sioux Cross and
Lot # 322 - Sioux Cross and "Tipi" Motif Beaded Legging Strip,
ca 1895, is sinew-sewn in colors of dark blue, amber and translucent red with "white heart" beads against a bright white ground, 32" x 2.5". Bottom in photograph (top: lot 573). > Item Details
Blackfeet Beaded  Pipe Bag,
Lot # 267 - Blackfeet Beaded Pipe Bag,
has thread-sewn beadwork on each side and motifs of banked rectangles combining to from large diamonds in colors of red, ink, greasy yellow, green, pink, cobalt, dark green, and clear on a light blue ground. Small remnant of red cloth remains on top edge. Black ink number, "3612", is written on one... > Item Details
Pima Basket Bowls,
Lot # 374 - Pima Basket Bowls,
lot of 2. Both are woven of willow and with devil's claw geometric designs. One has a four-pointed star in the center and the stepped lineal motif outlines the star. Rim is wrapped with a braid of devil's claw; 2.25" high x 11.75" diameter. Small basket tray has 6 simple diamond motifs; 5" diame... > Item Details
Samoan War Club,
Lot # 735 - Samoan War Club,
carved from a single piece of tropical hardwood. A double edged weapon, with one side having a large hook and the other with row of projecting diamond-shaped points. Decorated with punched geometric patterns made with a triangular tool. Nice old polished patina, 36.25" long. > Item Details
Navajo Saddle Blanket,
Lot # 432 - Navajo Saddle Blanket,
ca 1940s, handspun wool woven in natural colors of browns, cream, speckled gray, and aniline dyed red, with a bold central storm pattern, three of four corner ties; 47" long x 33" wide. > Item Details
Plateau Bag with Butterfly Motif,
Lot # 623 - Plateau Bag with Butterfly Motif,
is twined of cotton string with 12 aniline dyed cornhusk butterflies. Bag has leather binding and muslin lining; string handle attached with leather straps, height 12". > Item Details
Classics in American Archaeology & Ethnology,
Lot # 41 - Classics in American Archaeology & Ethnology,
lot of 6. Includes Griffin, James B. Archaeology of the Eastern United States. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press, 1966 (4th imprint). 4to, green cloth boards, 392 pp & 205 plates & maps. PLUS Richie, Wm A. The Pre-Iroquoian Occupation of New York State. Rochester: Rochester Museum of Arts & Science, 1... > Item Details
Penobscot Root Stock Club,
Lot # 201 - Penobscot Root Stock Club,
wonderfully menacing looking club with spiked root tips at head and chip-carved stylized floral design on handle, hole drilled through end for holding strap; 20" long. > Item Details
Sioux Polychrome Medicine Pouch,
Lot # 553 - Sioux Polychrome Medicine Pouch,
is painted in colors of red, blue, yellow and green with geometrics outlined in black. Edges are bound in old green wool that is laced onto bag with thread, some original hide laced in one corner. Flap has four holes for leather ties underneath. Handle or hanging strap also of leather, length 15.5" ... > 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
Red Mesa Outline Weaving,
Lot # 417 - Red Mesa Outline Weaving,
ca 1920, tightly handspun wool woven in natural browns, cream and dyed green, orange, and red with geometric border, original corner ties; 75" long x 42" wide. > Item Details
Bureau of American Ethnology Annual Reports,
Lot # 16 - Bureau of American Ethnology Annual Reports,
lot of 6. All Washington (DC): G.P.O., small 4to in illustrated green cloth boards with gilt highlights. Includes 1st Annual Report for 1879-80, publ. 1881, 603 pp. PLUS 7th Annual Report for 1885-86, publ. 1891, 409 pp. PLUS 14th Annual Report for 1892-93, Part 1, Publ. 1896, 637 pp. PLUS 32nd Ann... > Item Details
Tohono O'odham Basket,
Lot # 66 - Tohono O'odham Basket,
of coiled yucca has a devil's claw design of 10 horses spaced around the body, 6.5" high x 8" diameter. > Item Details
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