Lot 10    

Bureau of American Ethnology Annual Reports,
2003 American Indian Arts. Sept. 12-13
lot of 6. All Washington (DC): G.P.O., small 4to, illustrated green cloth boards with gilt highlights except 46th, which is in illustrated paper wraps as issued. Includes the 9th Annual Report for 1887-88, publ. 1892, 617 pp. PLUS 11th Annual Report for 1889-90, publ. 1894, 553 pp. PLUS 18th Annual Report, Parts 1 and 2, 1896-97, publ. 1899, Part 1 is 518 pp., Part II is pp. 527-997, plus 67 map plates. PLUS 24th Annual Report for 1902-03, publ. 1907, 846 pp. AND 46th Annual Report, publ 1930, 654 pp. These six reports include most of the major works on the Eskimos with wonderful illustrations of their material culture. Other topics include tribes of the upper Missouri, Apache medicine men, Siouan religious cults, Indian land cessions with maps, and much more.

Provenance:  
Ex Libris, Dr. Kent D. Vickery


Condition:  
All complete with all plates, maps, etc., 1st with moderate shelf wear, light even toning & one end paper with tear, VG; 2nd as above except tear, & front hinge taped, rear cracked, VG-; 3rd as above less hinge damage, VG; 4th as above one as issued loose map has edge tears, VG; 5th as above, VG; 6th as above, VG.
Est $300 - $400
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Northern  Sioux  Beaded Hide Moccasins,
Lot # 228 - Northern Sioux Beaded Hide Moccasins,
ca 1895,each sinew(?)-sewn in colors of tan-orange, cobalt, green, pale blue, and red. Design on vamps consists of lanes of alternating colors and triangular tabs at base of tongues. Green wool with a pinked edge decorates cuff, 10" long. > Item Details
Hopi Bowl,
Lot # 110 - Hopi Bowl,
black on beige, bulbous body with slightly restricted neck, geometric patterns on body, black lip; 3.5" high x 7" diameter. > Item Details
Acoma Polychrome Jar,
Lot # 390 - Acoma Polychrome Jar,
black and red-on-white, globular shape with indented bottom and thin walls. Wonderful geometric designs, possibly birds decorate neck and body, interior rim painted red; 7.5" high x 10.5" diameter. > Item Details
Photograph of Sioux Women, by Fiske,
Lot # 614 - Photograph of Sioux Women, by Fiske,
gelatin silver print, signed and titled on print, F.B. Fiske Fort Yates N.D Sioux Women Beside The Missouri. A wistful image of two women, wrapped against the cold, seated on the bank of the Missouri River with ice flows, 13.5" x 16.5", mounted in original mahogany frame, 15.7" x 19.25". Frank B.... > Item Details
Sioux Polychrome Parfleche Cylinder,
Lot # 554 - Sioux Polychrome Parfleche Cylinder,
ca. 1890, is made of two pieces of sinew-sewn hide with thread-sewn muslin drawstring throat. Painted in red, blue, and yellow with striped rectangular design and thin black outline. Hide fringe around throat, side, and bottom, height 28.5" x width 10.5". > Item Details
Catlinite Eagle Talon Effigy Pipe,
Lot # 299 - Catlinite Eagle Talon Effigy Pipe,
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
Sioux Beaded  Pipe Bag,
Lot # 502 - Sioux Beaded Pipe Bag,
ca 1895, sinew-sewn and exquisitely beaded in colors of light and dark blue, greasy yellow, green, metallic, and red with white-heart against a white ground. Throat with rolled lane and drops made of quilled hide and tin cones. Entire body beaded in American flags and intricate geometric devices. Qu... > Item Details
Santo Domingo Jar,
Lot # 398 - Santo Domingo Jar,
black and red-on-white, globular jar with indented base, floral design on shoulder and scalloped lines on base, interior rim painted red; 9" high x 10.5" diameter. > Item Details
Plains Beaded Hide Fetish,
Lot # 600 - Plains Beaded Hide Fetish,
resembles a turtle and has beadwork in a checkered pattern in colors of light blue, red, and cobalt. Tail is long, wrapped with beads, and terminates in tin cones stuffed with red horsehair, body, length 4". > Item Details
Plains Beaded Hide Doll,
Lot # 276 - Plains Beaded Hide Doll,
has simple dress with orange and green linear beadwork trim and with three tiny hawk bells on either side of dress. Beaded facial features; horsehair hair caught in a leather thong. Body structure has rectangular cut, 8.75" tall. > Item Details
Half Stereoview Card of
Lot # 344 - Half Stereoview Card of "Sioux Chiefs",
albumen studio photograph of three Northern Plains Sioux in traditional dress seated on a fallen log with painted canvas backdrop, titled along bottom margin as above, with imprint of J.H. Hamilton, Sioux City, Iowa. > Item Details
Navajo Pictorial Weaving,
Lot # 148 - Navajo Pictorial Weaving,
ca 1960, commercial yarn, tightly woven in black, white, green, and yellow against a gray ground. Designed with two Katsina faces in center, retains original Shiprock Trading Post tag with weaver's name "Sadie Ross", original corner ties; 31.5" long x 23.5" wide. > Item Details
Western Great Lakes Beaded Buckskin Jacket,
Lot # 195 - Western Great Lakes Beaded Buckskin Jacket,
has a stylized floral motif in colors of orange, green cobalt, yellow, mahogany, and turquoise on the bands, cuffs, and yoke. Fat pinked edges on bands, cuffs, pockets, collar, and lower edge; lengthy fringe trims armholes, yoke, and under sleeve. Jacket closes with small brass buttons with eagles... > Item Details
Beaded Belts and Necklaces,
Lot # 304 - Beaded Belts and Necklaces,
lot of 6, Victorian ladies' accessories, ca 1890. Includes three beaded rope belts in amber (64"), pearl opalescence (56"), and twisted black and white (55"), all with loop fringe on ends. PLUS two braid beaded necklaces, reminiscent of snowflakes in colors of translucent blue (25.5") and sea green ... > Item Details
Sioux Hide and Beaded Sewing  Bag,
Lot # 561 - Sioux Hide and Beaded Sewing Bag,
ca 1890, is constructed of sinew and thread-sewn cow hide. The front decorated with beaded parallel panels of white, with red white-heart crosses the whole outlined in a lane of green beads with trimming of blue. Each with tin cones and orange horse hair drops. With a flap-like closure at top of ... > Item Details
Chimayo Blanket,
Lot # 435 - Chimayo Blanket,
commercial wool woven in black and white with red ground, cotton ties on ends, serrated diamond pattern; 82" long x wide 48". > Item Details
Acoma Polychrome Jar,
Lot # 393 - Acoma Polychrome Jar,
ca 1900. McCarty's polychrome style, painted in hues of reddish orange and yellowish red with black accents. Elegant design of interconnecting ovals around shoulder; 11" high x 11.5" diameter. > Item Details
Eastern Pipe Tomahawk,
Lot # 666 - Eastern Pipe Tomahawk,
has wooden haft decorated with German silver, five carved bands and has an iron pipe/blade, length 17.5". > Item Details
<i>Indian Villages of the Illinois Country</i>.
Lot # 24 - Indian Villages of the Illinois Country.
Tucker, Sara J. Springfield: Scientific Papers, Illinois State Museum, 1942, Vol. II, Part I. Atlas, large folio in original printed folder, unbound as issued with all text pages and maps. A very rare collection of maps. > Item Details
Acoma Polychrome Jar,
Lot # 392 - Acoma Polychrome Jar,
20th century. Black and red-on-white slip, geometric pattern alternating between red blocks divided by black horizontal lines and white blocks containing two black elongated triangles. Interior rim painted red with black lip; 8.25" high x 9.5" diameter. > Item Details
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