Lot 7    

Bureau of American Ethnology Annual Reports,
2003 American Indian Arts. Sept. 12-13
lot of 4. including 2nd, 15th, 21st & 47th Annual Reports. All Washington (DC): G.P.O., small 4to. Includes 2nd Annual Report for 1880-81, publ. 1882, illustrated green cloth boards with gilt, 477 pp. PLUS 15th Annual Report for 1883-94, publ. 1897, illustrated green cloth boards with gilt, 366 pp. PLUS 21st Annual Report for 1899-1900, publ. 1903, half morocco with black cloth boards, 360 pp. AND 47th Annual Report for 1923-30, publ. 1932, in illustrated heavy paper wraps as issued, 1108 pp. These four reports deal with Zuni Fetishes, Tusayan, Hopi, Zuni Katchinas, plus other topics such as Hopewell effigy pipes, Adena stone tables, Navajo silversmiths, Zuni pottery, Wampum, shell art, Siouan tribes, Iroquoian Cosmology, Zuni Ceremonialism, Acoma and more. Filled with wonderful illustrations including many color plates of pottery, fetishes and katchinas.

Provenance:  
Ex Libris, Dr. Kent D. Vickery


Condition:  
1st & 2nd moderate shelf wear, bent corners, light even toning, complete, VG+; 3rd light shelf wear and light even toning, VG+; 4th bent corners & light shelf wear and light even toning, VG+.
Est $200 - $300
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Chippewa Beaded Pipe Bag,
Lot # 663 - Chippewa Beaded Pipe Bag,
is made of black velveteen with red accents and hide fringe. Design on both sides has attractive outlined flower; bag has cotton pinstripe lining, hide ties at throat, 23 x 7.25". > Item Details
Northern Plains Hide Gauntlets with Velvet Cutouts,
Lot # 533 - Northern Plains Hide Gauntlets with Velvet Cutouts,
ca 1920, have a simple design created by cutting the leather into various geometric shapes and allowing the velvet to show through to the outside. Gauntlets are lined with indigo and cream cotton and have a long fringe along outer edge; 17.5" long. > Item Details
Sioux Beaded Hide Moccasins,
Lot # 263 - Sioux Beaded Hide Moccasins,
ca 1915, possibly buffalo, with sinew-sewn beadwork in colors of green, pale blue, red, cobalt, and accents of yellow, and white. Vamp design consists of large "U" filled with a cross and with a tab on either side and with small triangles in the borders along the soles, 10.25". > Item Details
Decorated Bone Objects,
Lot # 725 - Decorated Bone Objects,
lot of 4. Includes a quirt made from a bison bone painted with a tipi, length 10" w/o thongs; PLUS a bison jaw with teeth with tipi painted on bone, length 11"; PLUS bison scapula with painting of a man (shown from the rear) holding a lance, length 18"; AND a whistle made from deer(?), length 8.5". > 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
Hopi and Other Puebloan Ceramic Vessels,
Lot # 115 - Hopi and Other Puebloan Ceramic Vessels,
Includes a Hopi bowl with bird design on interior; 1.5" high x 5" diameter; PLUS Hopi bowl with faded geometric patterns; 2" high x 4.5" diameter; PLUS Hopi dish with bird(?) design; 1" high x 6" diameter; PLUS Hopi bowl with lizard on inside and geometric design on outside; AND polychrome Santa Ana... > Item Details
Great Lakes Miniature Snow Shoes,
Lot # 225 - Great Lakes Miniature Snow Shoes,
with sinew and rawhide lacing in a wooden frame, toe ends rubbed with red pigment, 15" long. > Item Details
Laguna Polychrome Jar Made by a Berdache,
Lot # 382 - Laguna Polychrome Jar Made by a Berdache,
ca 1890-1900. Typical Laguna shape, with concave base, but with Zuni motifs and design layout painted in black and red on white. Body and neck elegantly decorated with stylized images of rain birds, base and internal portion of neck painted red; 12.5" high x 13.5" diameter. This vessel was almost c... > Item Details
Three Classic Books on Kentucky Archaeology,
Lot # 36 - Three Classic Books on Kentucky Archaeology,
including Webb, Wm. S. & Funkhouser, Wm. D. Ancient Life In Kentucky. Frankfort: The Kentucky Geological Survey, 1928. 8vo in embossed navy cloth boards, 349 pp with all plates; PLUS Smith, Harlan I. The Prehistoric Ethnology of a Kentucky Site. New York: American Museum of Natural History, Vol. VI,... > 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
Early Zuni Polychrome Jar,
Lot # 385 - Early Zuni Polychrome Jar,
ca 1800. Globular body with indented base and short rim. A fine, small jar with cream slip. The body is decorated with panels of line-filled triangles bounded by two parallel lines of black, the base and rim with bands of red, and the neck with line-filled triangles and arcs of black. A very early ... > Item Details
Sioux Catlinite Pipe with Catlinite Stem,
Lot # 506 - Sioux Catlinite Pipe with Catlinite Stem,
two piece with traditional style "T" shaped bowl, 5.5" high x 11.5" long; stem is single piece round shaft, 19.5" long with wooden mouth-piece; total length 32.5". > Item Details
Beaded and Quilled Bags,
Lot # 205 - Beaded and Quilled Bags,
lot of 3. Includes one calf hide bag that is wrapped on edges with dyed porcupine quills and is bound on flap with red calico. Tin cones hold magenta yarn; closure ornament is quill wrapped rawhide; 9.5' long x 7" wide; PLUS a drawstring leather pouch with fringed edges and a simple beaded design ... > Item Details
Red Shell and Turquoise Necklace,
Lot # 155 - Red Shell and Turquoise Necklace,
probably Pueblo and with 14 sections of graduated beads, each section is approximately 3" long and separated by turquoise beads on either side of a purple colored tubular shell bead; 45" long. > Item Details
Makah Baskets,
Lot # 61 - Makah Baskets,
lot of 3. All are wrap twined and have cards that document the collection histories. Includes one mat with some aniline dyed plant fibers that illustrate three birds flying around a dark center, collected in Atlantic City in 1918, diameter 8". PLUS a tiny lidded basket with a simple banded motif c... > Item Details
Sioux Polychrome Parfleche Envelope,
Lot # 551 - Sioux Polychrome Parfleche Envelope,
is painted in primary colors of red, blue, and yellow with accents of green and with geometrics outlined in black. Edges are bound in old blue wool that is laced onto bag with sinew. Flap consists of two triangles; each ties with a leather thong. Handle or hanging strap also of leather, length 10.... > Item Details
Sioux  Beaded Hide Moccasins,
Lot # 254 - Sioux Beaded Hide Moccasins,
ca 1890, probably Pine Ridge Metis, with sinew-sewn beadwork in colors of rose, light blue, green, yellow, cobalt, green, and white in a stylized leaf motif. Moccasins have a pinked cuff, 9" long. > Item Details
Acoma Polychrome Jar,
Lot # 388 - Acoma Polychrome Jar,
orange and black-on-white, with indented bottom. Rectangles and crosses decorate the vessel with stylistic rain birds around neck. Orange bands arch around designs; 10.5” high x 11" maximum diameter. > Item Details
Acoma Polychrome Miniature Ceramics PLUS,
Lot # 92 - Acoma Polychrome Miniature Ceramics PLUS,
lot of 6, all late 19th - 20th century. Includes 2 olla-shaped vessels, first with stylized fish pattern and late 19th c. printed label "From the Pueblo of Acoma" on bottom; 2.5" high x 4" diameter; PLUS one with elegant geometric pattern and pencil signature on bottom; 2.5" high x 3" diameter; PLUS... > Item Details
Santa Clara Black Ware Wedding Vase,
Lot # 107 - Santa Clara Black Ware Wedding Vase,
collected in 1916. Stone polished footed vessel with squat bulbous body and two fluted spouts; 11" high x 7" diameter. > Item Details
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