Lot 17    

Bureau of American Ethnology Annual Reports,
2003 American Indian Arts. Sept. 12-13
lot of 7. All Washington (DC): G.P.O., small 4to in illustrated green cloth boards with gilt highlights. Includes 2nd Annual Report for 1880-81, publ 1883, 477 pp. PLUS 3rd Annual Report for 1881-82, publ. 1884, 606 pp. PLUS 17th Annual Report for 1895-96, Parts 1 and 2, both publ. 1898, 468 pp. and pp. 469-752. PLUS 22nd Annual Report for 1900-1901, Parts 1 and 2, both publ. 1904, 320 and 372 pp. AND 44th Annual Report for 1926-27, publ 1928, 555 pp. These seven reports deal with Great Lakes tribal area plus other topics.

Provenance:  
Ex Libris, Dr. Kent D. Vickery


Condition:  
All complete with all plates, maps etc. 1st with heavy shelf wear, cracked hinges, & light even toning, VG-; 2nd with cracked rear hinge, moderate shelf wear & light even toning, VG; 3rd with moderate shelf wear, else as 1st above; 4th-7th moderate shelf wear and light even toning, VG.
Est $300 - $400
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Sioux Beaded Hide Balls,
Lot # 320 - Sioux Beaded Hide Balls,
lot of 2, ca 1895. Includes one covered with jade colored beads and with initials "F" and "H" on either end, one set in yellow and the other in cobalt, 6" circumference. AND the other covered in red, white, and cobalt blue beads forming "pie" sections on the ball and with same initials on each end... > Item Details
Navajo Eye Dazzler Weaving,
Lot # 430 - Navajo Eye Dazzler Weaving,
ca 1930's, tightly handspun wool woven with rich colors of cream, gray, black, and aniline dyed red, serrated diamond pattern, original corner ties; 82" long x 54.5" wide. > Item Details
Zia Polychrome Canteen,
Lot # 112 - Zia Polychrome Canteen,
thick-walled, stone polished red body with one face slipped white and decoated in red and black paint, two strap handles; 9" high x 10" diameter. > Item Details
Navajo Yeibechei Weaving,
Lot # 416 - Navajo Yeibechei Weaving,
ca 1926, tightly handspun wool woven in both natural and commercial dyed yarns, decorated with eight beautifully outlined figures with multicolored necks and framed by a border of feathers. Included is a museum tag describing the "Ya-be-chai Dance"; 90.5" long x 40" wide. > Item Details
Bureau of American Ethnology Annual Reports,
Lot # 11 - Bureau of American Ethnology Annual Reports,
lot of 5. All Washington (DC): G.P.O., small 4to, illustrated green cloth boards with gilt highlights except 45th, which is in illustrated paper wraps as issued. Includes 26th Annual Report for 1904-05, publ. 1908, 512 pp. PLUS 31st Annual Report for 1909-10, publ. 1916, 1037 pp. PLUS 35th Annual R... > Item Details
Cheyenne Beaded Hide Women's Leggings,
Lot # 478 - Cheyenne Beaded Hide Women's Leggings,
ca 1895, have sinew-sewn beads in colors of yellow-gold, red, turquoise, cobalt, green, and white in an intricate pattern of parallel stripes that form blocks. Some stripes are outlined with rows of triangles while others are filled with tiny rectangles. Leggings have a delicate edging of red and t... > Item Details
Navajo Regional Weaving,
Lot # 429 - Navajo Regional Weaving,
ca 1900, tightly woven Germantown wool with hints of green, yellow, and orange at edges and designed with an intricate pattern of red and black nested diamonds interspersed with bands of zigzags; 45" long x 31.5" wide. > 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
Sioux Child's Parfleche Case,
Lot # 552 - Sioux Child's Parfleche Case,
is hide-sewn, painted in red, yellow, and blue and designed with hatched triangles. Two circular disks close top and bottom and are tied to body with hide fringe, red wool strip covers side seam, length 8.5". > Item Details
Pima/ Tohono O'odham Basket,
Lot # 67 - Pima/ Tohono O'odham Basket,
is of finely coiled willow with a devil's claw maze motif and dark center; rim is wrapped, 3" high x 11" diameter. > Item Details
Silver Print Photograph of Indian Craft Display,
Lot # 338 - Silver Print Photograph of Indian Craft Display,
7 x 13.5" image presents an insight into Indian arts and crafts in 1919. Photograph is of an exhibit of David Aaron embroideries held at the "Museum of Natural History" in New York. The show features embroidery motifs that have been adapted from Indian pottery and basketry designs; the artifacts a... > Item Details
Micmac Beaded Bag,
Lot # 695 - Micmac Beaded Bag,
ca 1870. Designed in colors of white, pink, green, and red, main panels of black velveteen with internal floral lining. Satin tape handle with matching outer border, delicate beadwork accentuates bag shape, length 5.5 x width 5.5". > Item Details
Tohono O'odham Basket,
Lot # 380 - Tohono O'odham Basket,
is coiled of yucca and has 5 devil's claw animals that appear to be mice decorating sides of large container, rim is wrapped with devil's claw in a criss-cross pattern; 11.5 " high x 11" diameter. > Item Details
Chippewa Model Canoe,
Lot # 696 - Chippewa Model Canoe,
is constructed of birch bark over a hardwood frame. Canoe has original painted decorations, split cane bindings, and was acquired from Lac du Flam Beau Reservation in Wis. in May, 1913, length 41" x height 11" x width 12". Includes original museum card with description. > Item Details
Iroquois Beaded Trinket Box,
Lot # 176 - Iroquois Beaded Trinket Box,
rectangular purse, heavily beaded on purple velveteen ground, with flip-top lid and crisscrossing beaded strap; 5" long x 4" high x 4" wide. > Item Details
Plains Catlinite Pipe Bowl and Stem,
Lot # 510 - Plains Catlinite Pipe Bowl and Stem,
with raised ribbing on bowl and end of bowl near stem, 3.2" high x 3.75" long with simple carved stem with two flat sides and two round sides, 17" long; total length 20.5". Old museum accession number of "C-606" on underside of bowl in ink. Bowl shows considerable use. > Item Details
Sioux Beaded Hide Moccasins,
Lot # 262 - Sioux Beaded Hide Moccasins,
ca 1925, with sinew-sewn beadwork in colors of red, white, blue, and greasy yellow creating a large triangle filled with a "ribbon" motif and whirling logs on the vamps. Parallel diagonal lines decorate the broad lanes along the soles. Cuffs are bound with a tiny woven checked fabric, 10.5" long. > Item Details
Quilled Birch Bark Baskets,
Lot # 217 - Quilled Birch Bark Baskets,
lot of 6. Includes one lidded, hand stitched basket with a pinked trim appliqued on rim and edges, 3" high x 4" diam.; PLUS another simple bucket-basket with a stenciled leaf and floral motif, 3.25" high x 3" wide; PLUS another with a stylized quilled tulip motif on the lid and simple geometrics al... > 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
<i>The Stone Age In North America<i>,
Lot # 20 - The Stone Age In North America,
Moorehead, Warren K. Boston & N.Y.: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1910, two volume set. 8vo in original green cloth boards with gilt lettering, 457 & 417 pp, includes all color and B&W plates. A rare set of books by one of America's most important early archaeologists. > Item Details
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