Lot 14    

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 14th Annual Report, Part 2 for 1892-93, publ. 1896, pp. 645-1136. PLUS 27th Annual Report for 1905-06, publ. 1911, 672 pp. PLUS 36th Annua Report for 1914-15, publ. 1921, 604 pp. AND 39th Annual Report for 1917-18, publ. 1925, 636 pp. These four reports deal with Plains tribes plus topics such as the Menomini tribe, Coronado's expedition, Omaha tribe, and more.

Provenance:  
Ex Libris, Dr. Kent D. Vickery


Condition:  
All complete with all plates, maps, etc., 1st moderate shelf wear & light even toning, VG; 2nd light shelf wear & as above, VG+; 3rd moderate shelf wear and light damp stain on boards, toning, G+; 4th as 2nd VG+.
Est $300 - $400
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Chippewa Beaded Bandolier Bag,
Lot # 658 - Chippewa Beaded Bandolier Bag,
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Sioux Catlinite Effigy Pipe,
Lot # 515 - Sioux Catlinite Effigy Pipe,
ca 1870, with a mother dog swimming with one of her puppies in her jaws. Bowl has lead inlaid bowl, old paper labels on underside; 8.25" long x 4.25" high. > Item Details
Chippewa/ Ojibwa Wooden Pipe,
Lot # 215 - Chippewa/ Ojibwa Wooden Pipe,
with elaborately carved stem and bowl with designs of a turtle, fish, and snake on the stem. Other designs include elaborate curvilinear motifs on and along the sides of the stem and on the bowl. Red and blue paint accents the deep relief carvings. Bowl has metal covering that terminates in sharp ... > Item Details
Cheyenne Beaded Awl Case,
Lot # 729 - Cheyenne Beaded Awl Case,
has beads wrapped to form stripes of color in translucent gold, green blue, rose, red, and white. Short fringe adorns the top and long fringe the bottom, length 6.5" w/o fringe. > Item Details
B.A.E. Bulletins, on Central & South America,
Lot # 47 - B.A.E. Bulletins, on Central & South America,
lot of 7, all 12mo in green cloth boards, G.P.O. Washington D.C., including the following nos. 23, 44, 52, 57 (2), 64, & 72. Titled, dates and authors in the above order include Mexican and Central American Antiquities, Calendar Systems, and History, 1904 by E. Seller et al; PLUS Indian Languages o... > Item Details
Navajo Third Phase Chief's Blanket,
Lot # 408 - Navajo Third Phase Chief's Blanket,
circa 1880, soft and finely woven in natural ivory, dark brown, indigo, and dyed red. Designed with a central pattern of stepped diamonds repeating half and quartered along the margins, with three of four corner ties; 79" long x 60" wide. > Item Details
Nancy McLaughlin Painting
Lot # 609 - Nancy McLaughlin Painting "When Enemy Medicine is Strong,"
acrylic on masonite. Telling genre painting of the end of the Native American mastery of the Southern Plains. Scene shows two exhausted riders (probably Comanche), one leading the horse of a dead comrade who is draped over horse, setting sun with eerie effects, length 16" x width in modern frame, ... > Item Details
Penobscot Root Stock Decorated Club,
Lot # 202 - Penobscot Root Stock Decorated Club,
classic single piece club with handle section carved with fern-like motifs, nice old patina; 26" long. > Item Details
Santee Sioux Beaded Bridle,
Lot # 518 - Santee Sioux Beaded Bridle,
circa 1890. Leather bridle with beaded cotton cover designed with oak leaves and acorns interspersed with geometric designs. Beaded hide medallions with blue ribbon center sewn at junction of head stall and brow band, blue snap beaded loop fringe on front edge of brow band. Hinged bit. Included is m... > Item Details
Six Iroquois Whimsies,
Lot # 173 - Six Iroquois Whimsies,
includes three Victorian-style lady's boot shapes, One decorated with crossed American flags, twisted bead loop for hanging; 7.5" high x 6" wide; PLUS with flower and bird design, written "1909 From Niagara Falls"; 5.5" high x 7.5" wide; PLUS with floral design, "Old Fort Niagara"; 5" high x 3.5" wi... > Item Details
Sioux Miniature Beaded Hide Moccasins,
Lot # 241 - Sioux Miniature Beaded Hide Moccasins,
have a traditional motif in colors of light green, red, and greasy yellow, but these are doll size. Museum catalogue card reads: "Sioux. Pine Ridge Res. Chadron, Neb. Sept. 1911.," 3.25" long. > 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
Sioux Beaded Hide Cuffs,
Lot # 529 - Sioux Beaded Hide Cuffs,
with thread-sewn beadwork in colors of red-orange, cobalt, translucent chartreuse, and greasy yellow on a clear bead background. Designs consist of two large diamonds and stylized crosses terminating in rectangles that divide into "Y"s. Small crosses, black Victorian beaded braid, several large me... > Item Details
Chippewa Storage Bag,
Lot # 678 - Chippewa Storage Bag,
ca mid to late 19th century. Wools are twill woven into red, white and blue geometric banded pattern, length 20" x width 17". > Item Details
Sioux Beaded Club,
Lot # 282 - Sioux Beaded Club,
beautifully carved and polished limestone head with deep double annular grooves on either side of leather strap mount, with muslin covered wood handle, decorated with bead work, ca late 19th century, head is 5.5" long, total length 17". > Item Details
Gathering of Hopi Pottery,
Lot # 113 - Gathering of Hopi Pottery,
lot of 4. Includes two unique "tumbler" shaped vessels with black painted bird design against beige slip, one with light amount of red highlighting; each 5" high x 2.25" diameter; PLUS bowl decorated with black triangular design and red rim, on beige slip; 5.5" high x 2" diameter; AND bowl with blac... > Item Details
Native American Beadwork,
Lot # 196 - Native American Beadwork,
lot of 4. Includes one pair of sealskin moccasins with thread-sewn beadwork in colors of red, white, blue, and small amount of "salt and pepper" colors worked in an abstract curvilinear design on the beige wool vamps; 9" long; PLUS a doll-sized pair of sealskin(?) moccasins bound with muslin; 3" lon... > Item Details
Beaded Necktie and Sash,
Lot # 323 - Beaded Necktie and Sash,
necktie woven with a floral design in colors of blue, red, yellow, and pink against a white ground. "Knot" beaded on soft hide and stuffed with cotton. Beaded neck strap sewn to blue cotton with rawhide piece that attaches to loop on back of "knot", 11.25". Beaded sash is designed with crosses, zigz... > Item Details
Modoc Polychrome Bow,
Lot # 647 - Modoc Polychrome Bow,
hourglass-shaped hardwood with red and black triangular geometric patterns on front, back undecorated, length 39.75" x width 3.5". > Item Details
Eskimo Doll,
Lot # 714 - Eskimo Doll,
ca 1900-1910, has leather face with painted details, five different types of fur used in clothing and fabric body, hanging tassels with blue glass beads, 17" high. > Item Details
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