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Classic Books on Archaeology & Ethnology of the Southwest,
2003 American Indian Arts. Sept. 12-13
lot of seven. Includes Feet, Stephen D. The Cliff Dwellers and Pueblos. Chicago: American Antiquarian, "Prehistoric America" series, Vol. III, 1899. 8vo, illustrated embossed green cloth boards, 398 pp. PLUS Holmes, W.H. "Part I, Introductory: The Lithic Industries", Handbook of Aboriginal American Antiquities. Washington (DC): Smithsonian, B.A.E. Bulletin 60, G.O.P., 1919. 8vo, green cloth boards, 380 pp. PLUS Kidder, A.V. & Guernsey, S.J. Archaeological Explorations in Northeastern Arizona. Washington (DC): Smithsonian, B.A.E. Bulletin 65, G.P.O., 1919, 8vo in green cloth boards, 228 pp with all plates. PLUS Judd, Neil M. The Material Culture of Pueblo Bonito. Washington (DC): Smithsonian Misc. Collections Vol. 124, 1954. 8vo, printed paper wraps, 398 pp and 101 plates. PLUS Judd, Neil. Pueblo Del Arroyo Chaco Canyon New Mexico. Washington (DC): Smithsonian Misc. Collections Vol. 138, No. 1, 1959. 8vo, printed paper wraps, 222 pp and 55 plates. PLUS Cosgrove, H.S. and C.B. The Swarts Ruin: A Typical Mimbres Site in Southwestern New Mexico. Cambridge: Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard Univ., Vol. XV, No.1, 1932. 8vo, printed paper wraps, 178 pp, 236 plates & 2 fold out maps. AND Hewett, Edgar L. Ancient Life in the American Southwest.... Indianapolis: Bobs-Merrill Co., 1930. 8vo, navy cloth boards, illustrated dj, 392 pp.

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Ex Libris, Dr. Kent Vickery


Condition:  
Moderately heavy even toning and normal shelf wear, VG-; 2nd & 3rd minor shelf wear, else VG; 4th & 5th minor shelf wear and light toning, else VG; 6th chips on spine and minor shelf wear, still VG; 7th dj missing some paper at top front, minor shelf wear and toning, VG,.
Est $400 - $600
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Blackfeet Men's Beaded Wool Leggings,
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Hopi Katsina Doll,
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Six Framed Prints by Karl Bodmer,
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Navajo Weaving with Yei Figures,
Lot # 421 - Navajo Weaving with Yei Figures,
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Puebloan Drum,
Lot # 437 - Puebloan Drum,
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Northwestern Plains Beaded Hide Moccasins,
Lot # 233 - Northwestern Plains Beaded Hide Moccasins,
have a slipper cut and thread-sewn beadwork in a curvilinear motif in colors of cobalt and translucent rose. Cuff is finished with pale blue fabric and strip of pale leather, 9.5" long. > Item Details
Catlinite Eagle Talon Effigy Pipe,
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carved and engraved single piece pipe bowl in form of eagle claw, clutching long oval bowl with engraved saw tooth band near top, 3" long x 2.8" high. Shows considerable use. Inked paper tag with "These effigy pipes were popular and expensive at the time. Eagle talons clutching an egg fish looks ... > Item Details
Hopi Wedding Vase,
Lot # 111 - Hopi Wedding Vase,
salmon colored, wide spout openings, rain cloud depicted on one side and different design on other, signed "B. Monongye, Old Oraibi. Ariz"; 12" high x 10" diameter. > Item Details
Early Great Lakes Ribbon Work Leggings and Sash,
Lot # 682 - Early Great Lakes Ribbon Work Leggings and Sash,
have navy wool for body of leggings and a cotton check fabric for backing of sash. Ribbon colors include red, green, black, cobalt, pale turquoise, and cream. Fabric dyes have left ribbon torn and fragile, but the design and craftsmanship are great, length 32", width 14.5" (folded). > Item Details
Paiute Ration Case,
Lot # 652 - Paiute Ration Case,
ca 1870. Beaded in blues, greasy yellow, white, and red "white hearts" with a triangular pattern on one side, and geometric design on other. Handle made of hide wrapped with beads. Included is an old note stating, "Card case for carrying the issue cards made by Paddycap's sister. Paddycap is chief o... > Item Details
Photograph of Pueblo People by Ben Wittick,
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early silver print, unsigned or titled, studio group portrait of five Pueblo people, three men and two women; 7.5" x 9.5". > Item Details
Sioux Polychrome Parfleche Cylinder,
Lot # 555 - Sioux Polychrome Parfleche Cylinder,
ca 1900, is both sinew and hide-sewn with soft hide drawstring throat. Painted on both sides in red, blue, and yellow, decorated with rectangles and large "X" on one side and a star and triangles on other. Hide fringe on half of throat and along side, "Hot Springs, D.(?), 6/12.07" in pencil near sid... > Item Details
Northwest Coast Bighorn Sheep Spoon,
Lot # 700 - Northwest Coast Bighorn Sheep Spoon,
has engraved designs of circles, ellipses, and cross-hatches that have been darkened. Spoon has a paper label that reads: "Hyde Exploring Expedition Indian Goods, (partial N) Mexico, Arizona, New York," length 11.25". > Item Details
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
Northwest Coast Polychrome Decorated Cane,
Lot # 698 - Northwest Coast Polychrome Decorated Cane,
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Sioux Beaded Hide Vest,
Lot # 467 - Sioux Beaded Hide Vest,
ca 1900, has sinew-sewn beadwork in a charming design of four stocky horses on the front and four on the back. Horses are either red or green and have cobalt tails, ears, and hoofs. They stand under red stars on a ground of white beads. Large lower border replicates a corral in red and black bead... > Item Details
Sioux Miniature Beaded Hide Bag,
Lot # 275 - Sioux Miniature Beaded Hide Bag,
ca 1900. Is missing cloth top, sinew-sewn on hide, beaded in green, white, blue, greasy yellow, and red with white heart. Designed with triangular shapes tapering to a single tassel of beaded bands and hide fringe, (excluding fringe) length 6" x width 2". > 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
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