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Eskimo Walrus Tusk Ivory Bolos
Special Collection:American Indian & Western Art
Lot of 2. Includes a hand-carved bird with outspread wings and scrimshaw on beak and wings, width 2.25 in., AND a section of a tusk scrimshawed with a big horn sheep, length 2.5 in.
third quarter 20th century


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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
Paiute Burden Basket
Lot # 44 - Paiute Burden Basket
Designed with three simple bands wrapping around basket, hide loops for carrying strap, wire for supporting rim; length 12.5" x diameter 14". ca 1900 > Item Details
Navajo Hand-Wrought Sterling Pin
Lot # 84 - Navajo Hand-Wrought Sterling Pin
With exceptional detail, length 2.5 in. x width 1.9 in.ca 1950 > Item Details
Nez Perce Corn Husk Flat Bag
Lot # 46 - Nez Perce Corn Husk Flat Bag
vertical designs on back and front executed using both Germantown yarn and dyed corn husk, length 8" x width 6.5". early 20th century > Item Details
African Kuba Mask
Lot # 355 - African Kuba Mask
Carved of wood and with woven head covering attached with raffia, length 10.5 in.mid 20th century > Item Details
Donna Mae Adams Hopi Plate
Lot # 136 - Donna Mae Adams Hopi Plate
painted with a geometric and corn plant design; signed on bottom, diamteter 9.75 in. contemporary > Item Details
Burma, Ox Cart Guardian Figure Depicting <i>Chinthe</i>
Lot # 343 - Burma, Ox Cart Guardian Figure Depicting Chinthe
Part lion/bull creature from Burmese Buddhist mythology; sculpture hand-carved of wood. Sculpture with black metal stand, length 16.5 in. x height 15 in. 19th centuryPrior to the 20th century, when a Burmese farmer worked his field, he believed that guardian spirits had the ability to protect him f... > Item Details
Hopi Second Mesa Baskets
Lot # 64 - Hopi Second Mesa Baskets
lot of 4, includes a cylindrical piece with lid, height 7.5" x diameter 7.5"; PLUS a globular formed basket with broken handle, height 5.5" x diameter 7.5"; PLUS another coiled basket with pronged geometric devices, height 5.5" x diameter 8.5"; AND a plaited tray, diameter 10". early - mid 20th cent... > Item Details
Museum of the American Indian, <i>Indian Notes and Monographs</i>
Lot # 256 - Museum of the American Indian, Indian Notes and Monographs
Skinner, Alanson. Lot of 5 includes: Volume IV 1921, 16 mo, tan cloth hard cover, red edge pages, 357 pp; includes notes on the medicine ceremony of the Menomini, Iowan, and Wehpeton Dakota with notes on the ceremony among the Ponca, Bungi Ojibwa and Potawatomi. Material Culture of the Menomini 1921... > Item Details
Hopi Vases
Lot # 141 - Hopi Vases
lot of 2, includes one with stylized avian characteristics; outside lacquered, height 6.5" x diameter 5"; AND a smaller vase, height 5.75" x diameter 3.25". second quarter 20th century > Item Details
Fuentes de Salamanca
Lot # 246 - Fuentes de Salamanca
Friendship with Peace Pipeoil on canvassigned l.r.inscribed on verso of stretcher frame 96 Friendship with Peace Pipe30 in. x 36 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
American School (19th century)
Lot # 227 - American School (19th century)
Portrait of Indianoil on canvasunsigned13.25 x 17.5 in. > Item Details
Wooden Pemmican Pounder
Lot # 294 - Wooden Pemmican Pounder
Heavy handcarved implement for pounding pemmican, a mixture of dried buffalo meat and choke cherries, length 17.75 in.Gilbert W. Dilley (1902-1996) begun collecting American Indian Art at a young age. Introduced to the collecting world by a former Buffalo Bill show Cherokee performer, Dilley was to... > Item Details
Northern Cree Beaded Moccasins and Northeastern Birchbark Carrier
Lot # 309 - Northern Cree Beaded Moccasins and Northeastern Birchbark Carrier
lot of 2, includes a florally designed pair of boot moccasins, with green corduroy and pinked hide fringe, length 8.5"; AND a birch bark carrier with floral design on verso, length 19" x width 13.5". third quarter 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 Books and Periodicals about Western and Southwestern Art
Lot # 254 - Lot of Books and Periodicals about Western and Southwestern Art
Lot of 12. Includes: DuBois, June. W.R. Leigh: The Definitive Illustrated Biography. Kansas City (MO): Lowell Press, 1977. 4to, beige cloth w/dj, inscribed and signed on tp, 209pp. Montana: the magazine of Western History. Helena: Montana Historical Society. Vol. XX, No. 3, July 1970. Includes arti... > Item Details
Navajo Silver Belt Buckles
Lot # 97 - Navajo Silver Belt Buckles
Lot of 2. Includes one large rectangle buckle with center turquoise hallmarked J Blackgoat for Jennie Blackgoat, length 3.75 in. x width 2.75 in.; AND another illustrating the Zuni Shalako figure dancing at night and signed B-E-1 over a tomahawk and sterling, length 3.5 in. x width 3 in. > Item Details
Santo Domingo Handled Bowl,
Lot # 133 - Santo Domingo Handled Bowl,
early 20th century with geometric designs and pie crust rim, height 5.5" x diameter 8". > Item Details
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