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Eskimo Lidded Baskets
Special Collection:American Indian & Western Art
lot of 2, includes a finely woven basket with pink and purple stepped diamonds decorating body, height 5.5" x diameter 7.5"; AND a larger basket with bands of salmon skin decorations, height 7.5" x diameter 9".

Scattered loss of stitches on larger basket; some breaks in skin design.
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Two Navajo Saddle Blankets
Lot # 191 - Two Navajo Saddle Blankets
lot of 2 including one woven in a natural pallet displaying squash blossoms within bands, 44 x 27 in.; AND another banded weaving with red, gray, and cream, 46 x 28 in. mid-20th century > Item Details
Mary Tafoya Santa Clara Blackware Bowl
Lot # 103 - Mary Tafoya Santa Clara Blackware Bowl
carved with Avanyu undulating around shoulder of bowl, height 4 in. x diameter 4.5 in. mid 20th century > Item Details
Lot of Exploration Journals and early Explorers, Plus
Lot # 266 - Lot of Exploration Journals and early Explorers, Plus
Lot of 7. Includes: Clarke, Charles G. Men of the Lewis and Clark Expedition: A Biographical Roster of the Fifty-One Members and A Composite Diary of their Activities from All Known Sources, 2001, 2nd printing (1 of 500), hc, no dj. Chardon, F.A. Chardon's Journal at Fort Clark, 1834-1839, 1997, 1st... > Item Details
Navajo Burntwater Weaving
Lot # 188 - Navajo Burntwater Weaving
finely woven with a soft pallet of pinks, blues, and gray; central diamond with frets fill central field, 82 x 61 in. third quarter 20th century > Item Details
Ulayu Pingwartok (Canadian/Inuit, 1904-1978)
Lot # 223 - Ulayu Pingwartok (Canadian/Inuit, 1904-1978)
Young Owlstonecutsigned l.r. with artist's mark l.l.1967 l.r.numbered 36/5019.75 x 24.25 in. > Item Details
Makah and Eskimo Baskets
Lot # 2 - Makah and Eskimo Baskets
lot of 3, includes an Eskimo pedestal basket with an undulating rim, height 3.75 in. x diameter 7.25 in.; PLUS a Makah basket with velveteen lining, height 2.25 in. x diameter 3.25 in.; AND a smaller Makah decorated with birds along sides, height 1.75 in. x diameter 2.5 in. early - mid 20th century > Item Details
Indonesian Carved Horn Spoons
Lot # 338 - Indonesian Carved Horn Spoons
ca 1900 lot of 2, intricately carved with incising and pierced decorations, length 4" and 4.5". Gilbert W. Dilley (1902-1996) began collecting American Indian art at an early age. His interest began when a Cherokee performer for Buffalo Bill told the young Dilley stories about his life as an Indian... > Item Details
Central California Basket
Lot # 40 - Central California Basket
Created for utilitarian functions and coiled using one rod. Simple bands decorate basket, height 6 in. x diameter 15.5 in.second quarter of 20th century > Item Details
Haitian Ironwork and Candelabras
Lot # 320 - Haitian Ironwork and Candelabras
Lot of 3, including a wall hanging composed of pierced and stamped iron illustrating a deer and birds, length 23 in. x 23.5 in.; PLUS an iron candelabra decorated with facing deer and having five candle placements, length 20.5 in. x 17.5 in.; AND another candlestick with a bovine motif, height 16.5 ... > Item Details
Rose Dann Navajo Weaving
Lot # 181 - Rose Dann Navajo Weaving
finely woven using colors of red, tan, black, and black; field filled with stacked diamond pattern, 54.5 x 36.5 in. fourth quarter 20th century > Item Details
Books of Native American Weapons and Knives
Lot # 267 - Books of Native American Weapons and Knives
Lot of five. Includes: Baldwin, John. Early Knives and Beaded Sheaths of the American Frontier, 1997, 1st printing, 4to, leather bound, signed by author. Taylor, Colin F. Native American Weapons, 2001, 12mo, hc w/dj. Hanson, James Austin. Metal Weapons, Tools, and Ornaments of the Teton Dakota India... > Item Details
Southwest Liquid Silver Necklaces
Lot # 92 - Southwest Liquid Silver Necklaces
Lot of 2, both with fine sterling tubes, one with length 25 in.; AND other with length 28 in.fourth quarter 20th century > Item Details
Zuni Fire Opal Necklace and Earrings, Signed
Lot # 94 - Zuni Fire Opal Necklace and Earrings, Signed
With initials JS and sterling on back, length 17 in. Initials could be for several different artists, see: Schaff 2003:276. AND matching earrings by another artist, length 1.25 in. > Item Details
Indonesia, Wooden Puppet Head and Figural Candlestick
Lot # 337 - Indonesia, Wooden Puppet Head and Figural Candlestick
Lot of 2, including a Batak carved wooden puppet head with horsehair coiffure and mirror eyes, length 15 in.; AND a carved wooden candlestick topped with a mounted rider; missing structure to hold candle, length 23 in. 20th century > Item Details
Two Navajo Dolls
Lot # 71 - Two Navajo Dolls
second quarter 20th century girls further embellished with beaded hair ties and necklaces; leather hands, height 13" and 14". > Item Details
Roberta Silas Hopi Bowl
Lot # 140 - Roberta Silas Hopi Bowl
busily decorated with bands of geometrics and feathers; signed Roberta Youvella Silas, Laguna Tewa, height 7 in. x diameter 8 in. contemporary > Item Details
African Ngaady Mmwaash Mask
Lot # 356 - African Ngaady Mmwaash Mask
With carved and painted features; enhanced with cowrie shells, length 20 in. x width 10.25 in.mid 20th century > Item Details
Plains Gun Barrel Flesher
Lot # 295 - Plains Gun Barrel Flesher
With sinew-sewn hide grip, length 11.25 in. fourth quarter 19th century > Item Details
American School (19th century)
Lot # 227 - American School (19th century)
Portrait of Indianoil on canvasunsigned13.25 x 17.5 in. > Item Details
Northern Plains Beaded Moccasins
Lot # 289 - Northern Plains Beaded Moccasins
thread and sinew-sewn hide lined with a polished cotton and with cuffs edged with a patterned cotton; black, light blue, translucent yellow, and rose for, U-shaped designs on vamps; hint of orange pigment on hide, length 9.5". ca 1900 > Item Details
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