Lot 8    

Bureau of American Ethnology Annual Reports,
2003 American Indian Arts. Sept. 12-13
lot of 4. All Washington (DC): G.P.O., small 4to, in illustrated green cloth boards with gilt highlights. Includes the 8th Annual Report for the years 1886-87, publ. 1891, 298 pp. PLUS 23rd Annual Report for 1901-02, publ. 1904, 634pp. PLUS 29th Annual Report for 1908-09, publ. 1916, 636 pp. AND 30th Annual Report for 1908-09, publ. 1915, 453 pp. These four reports deal with Navajo sand paintings, Pueblo architecture, Zuni pueblo, San Idefonso pueblo, Zuni ethnobotany, and other topics, and contain wonderful plates and maps.

Provenance:  
Ex Libris, Dr. Kent D. Vickery


Condition:  
All complete with all plates, maps, etc., 1st moderate shelf wear & light even toning, VG+; 2nd 1 loose page & as above VG; 3rd & 4th very light shelf wear & light even toning, VG+.
Est $200 - $300
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Ojibwa Beaded Knife Sheath,
Lot # 211 - Ojibwa Beaded Knife Sheath,
with cotton back and beaded floral design on front in colors of blues, greens, and yellows against a white ground. Black cotton belt loop on back, 12" long. > Item Details
Figural Jemez Pottery,
Lot # 133 - Figural Jemez Pottery,
lot of 2. Includes model of adobe house with removable front wall. Found inside are two women kneeling at their metates, mano in hand, grinding corn; 4" long x 2.5" high x 3" wide; AND reminiscent of the Tesuque Rain God, a ceramic Native American man sitting holding a pot in his lap, 6.25" high. > Item Details
Sioux Beaded Vest with Elk Dreamer Motifs,
Lot # 469 - Sioux Beaded Vest with Elk Dreamer Motifs,
circa 1900, all hand sewn with cotton thread. Constructed of panels of black worsted wool, lined with printed cotton ticking, and piping, presumably from flour sacks. The front decorated with beads to create "false" pockets; the rear is decorated with two bull elks outlined in translucent pink bea... > Item Details
Jicarilla Apache Hide Pouches,
Lot # 310 - Jicarilla Apache Hide Pouches,
lot of 2. Thread-sewn hide beaded in colors of white, red, green, and blues, decorated in geometrics with small closing flap at top, fringed sides, tin cones and fringe on bottom, 4.5 x 3" and 3.5 x 3" (excluding fringe and tin cones). > Item Details
Navajo and Mexican  Weavings,
Lot # 145 - Navajo and Mexican Weavings,
lot of 2, one of tightly handspun wool woven in natural colors of brown, tan, cream, and aniline dyed red with storm design; 40" long x 28" wide. AND a soft, tightly woven commercial wool in red, black, cream, and gray blue, banded design with cotton ties on edges; 42.5" long x 26" wide. > 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
Katsina Lithographs by Gaylord Torrence,
Lot # 444 - Katsina Lithographs by Gaylord Torrence,
lot of three. All dated 1978; 15" x 22.5" and in brushed aluminum frames; 18.4" x 25.75". Each pencil signed and titled, including "Kachina Mask;" "Zuni Kachina;" AND "Hopi Kachinas." > 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 Tipi Bag,
Lot # 465 - Sioux Tipi Bag,
ca 1875, made of sinew-sewn hide possibly buffalo and elk, beaded in colors of blues, greens, greasy yellow, and red "white heart" seed beads. Front panel has alternating blue and red rectangles with triangular and cross designs, side panel and flap has nested rectangles. Tin cones with dyed-red hor... > Item Details
Iroquois Beaded Bags and Whimsies,
Lot # 178 - Iroquois Beaded Bags and Whimsies,
lot of 6. Includes heart-shaped hanging with "1910" written in beads; 6" high x 5" wide; PLUS pouch with green strap and beading on both sides; 3.5" high x 3.5" wide; PLUS pouch with two false panels, lovely floral design; 5.5" high x 5.5" wide; PLUS small purse with fastening lid; 3.5" high x 4" w... > Item Details
B.A.E. Bulletins, on American Archaeology,
Lot # 48 - B.A.E. Bulletins, on American Archaeology,
lot of 8, all 12mo in green cloth boards (except No. 129 in green paper wraps), G.P.O. Washington D.C., including the following nos. 37 (3), 66 (2), 76, 129, & 182. Titled, dates and authors in the above order include Antiquities of Central and Southeastern Missouri, 1910 by G. Fowke (with maps); P... > Item Details
Hopi Katsina Doll,
Lot # 87 - Hopi Katsina Doll,
carved of wood, is Palhikmana (Water Maiden) and is said to have belonged to Catherine Timeche. Katsina retains some face paint and remnants of manta paint, but is missing her headdress; 7" high. > Item Details
Northern Plains Stone Pipe Bowl,
Lot # 301 - Northern Plains Stone Pipe Bowl,
carved in traditional "T" shape from a purplish brown slate, never used. Height: 2.8"; Length: 3.2". > Item Details
Santa Clara Wedding Vase,
Lot # 108 - Santa Clara Wedding Vase,
highly polished black vessel with two sleek tubular spouts and bulbous body; 10.75" high x 7" diameter. > Item Details
Yokuts Coiled Basket,
Lot # 642 - Yokuts Coiled Basket,
is globular in shape and is finely coiled and decorated with a dark brown fiber in three stepped bands on walls, height 7.5" x diameter 13.5". > Item Details
Pomo Basket,
Lot # 630 - Pomo Basket,
ca. 1900. Finely coiled with remnants of woodpecker top-knot feathers and others from an unknown bird. Dark brown parallelograms begin on underside and rotate up toward rim, height 2.25" x diameter 4.75". > Item Details
Hopi Stone Polished Pottery Dough Bowl,
Lot # 118 - Hopi Stone Polished Pottery Dough Bowl,
ca 1970s, signed "Garnet Pavatea", with psuedo corregated top made by impressing wedge shaped stamp; 4.25" high x 10" diameter. > Item Details
Acoma Water Bottle,
Lot # 96 - Acoma Water Bottle,
ca 1900-1920. Wonderful black on white geometric design on body and bottom, two strap handles, corrugated orange neck with large black zig-zag crossing corrugations; 9" high x 7" diameter. > Item Details
Pima/Tohono O'odham Basket,
Lot # 77 - Pima/Tohono O'odham Basket,
of yucca with devil's claw stepped motif forming stylized arrows which encircle the basket. 4.5" high x 7.5" diameter. > Item Details
Iroquois Beaded Hide Moccasins,
Lot # 185 - Iroquois Beaded Hide Moccasins,
ca 1885, with thread-sewn beadwork on tan twill in colors of pink, rose, green, yellow, gold, white, and crystal in a stylized raised floral motif on the vamps. Black velvet cuffs have bead trim and red wool binding that extends to from ties. This traditional pair is lined in muslin; 10" long. > Item Details
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