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Assorted Group of Arctic Material
Special Collection:American Indian & Western Art
lot of 14; includes a group of bone and ivory implements, most fragments, lengths 7 in. to 1.25 in; PLUS two Eskimo dolls, lengths 7.5 in. and 4.5 in.; PLUS a small oval bowl carved of a walrus tusk, height .75 in. x length 3 in.; AND a Siberian brass pipe, length 11 in.

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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
Hopi Gourd Rattle Signed Morrison Polingyumptewa
Lot # 214 - Hopi Gourd Rattle Signed Morrison Polingyumptewa
and made with carved and painted wooden feathers, beak, and handle to resemble a crow. Rattle purchased at the 1983 Hopi Craftsman Exhibition that is held at the Museum of Northern Arizona in Flagstaff. Original label states rattle purchased for $60.00 at the time, height 11"late 20th century > Item Details
Iroquois Beaded Purse
Lot # 303 - Iroquois Beaded Purse
thread-sewn using bead colors of pony trader blue, white, pumpkin, pink, dark blue, and translucent green; orange velveteen; with drawstring closure, length 7.25 in. x width 6.25 in. ca 1900 > Item Details
Navajo Basket
Lot # 67 - Navajo Basket
designed with Spider Woman's motif, height 3.5" x diameter 12". > Item Details
<i>The Fur Trade and Early Western Exploration</i>, by Clarence A. Vandiveer
Lot # 265 - The Fur Trade and Early Western Exploration, by Clarence A. Vandiveer
Vandiveer, Clarence A. The Fur Trade and Early Western Exploration. Cleveland: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1929, 1st ed. 8vo, bound in green cloth with gilt spine and deckled edge pages, top edge gilt, 316 pp. Includes 6 plates with tissue guards. > Item Details
Plateau Beaded Horse Equipment
Lot # 48 - Plateau Beaded Horse Equipment
lot of 3; includes two horse headstalls, both thread-sewn on canvas; one with crossed Union Jacks and hide drops with cutouts, length 23 in. x width 12 in; second headstall with geometrics, length 21 in. x width 14 in.; AND a thread-sewn beaded chest ornament with thick hide fringe and backed with c... > Item Details
1850 Report on the New York State Museum Collections
Lot # 269 - 1850 Report on the New York State Museum Collections
Third Annual Report of the Regents of the University on the Condition of the State Cabinet of Natural History and the Historical and Antiquarian Collection, Annexed Thereto. Albany: Weed, Parsons & Company, 1850, revised ed. 8vo, embossed navy cloth with gilt spine, hardcover, no jacket, 183pp. See ... > Item Details
Navajo Chip Inlay Concha Belt
Lot # 99 - Navajo Chip Inlay Concha Belt
With 11 conchas plus matching buckle, length 32 in. x concha diameter 1.25 in.ca 1970s > Item Details
Books of Sitting Bull and Wounded Knee
Lot # 264 - Books of Sitting Bull and Wounded Knee
Lot of five. Includes: Brown, Dee. Bury my Heart at Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West, 1991, 1st Owl Book ed., 8vo, paperback. Jones, Douglas C. A Creek Called Wounded Knee, 1978, 8vo, hc w/dj. Diessner, Don. There Are No Indians Left But Me! Sitting Bull's Story, 1993, Native Ame... > Item Details
Polynesian/ Melanisian Weapons
Lot # 373 - Polynesian/ Melanisian Weapons
lot of 5, includes three paddle shaped clubs with fire-branding and shell inlay, lengths 16 in. 29.5 in.; PLUS a Fiji Island "cannibal fork", length 13 in.; AND a bone awl with figural carving, length 12 in. late 19th - 20th centuryFor similar examples of "cannibal forks" see the collections of the... > Item Details
Hopi Corn Katsina with Hopi Arts and Crafts Cooperative Guild Mark
Lot # 76 - Hopi Corn Katsina with Hopi Arts and Crafts Cooperative Guild Mark
Having pasted Fred Harvey label From the Hopi Villages and stamped on underside with the Hopi Arts and Crafts Cooperative Guild sun symbol, height 6 in. mid 20th century > Item Details
Yupik Whalebone Sculpture of Walrus by Bernard Toolie,
Lot # 6 - Yupik Whalebone Sculpture of Walrus by Bernard Toolie,
1976 with ivory tusks and baleen eyes, signed and dated on bottom, length 12" x height 6.5". > Item Details
Three Navajo Samplers
Lot # 194 - Three Navajo Samplers
lot of 3all woven in red, blue, cream, and browns; two samplers designed with whirling logs, 17.25 x 20 in.; 17 in. x 20.25 in.; AND a third weaving with a third phase chief pattern, 19.5 x 19.5 in. contemporary > 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
Navajo Western Reservation Weaving
Lot # 183 - Navajo Western Reservation Weaving
finely woven using colors of browns, cream, red, light blue, and gold; attractive design of open diamonds, 37.5 x 30 in. contemporary > Item Details
Ecuadorian Bone Chess Set
Lot # 324 - Ecuadorian Bone Chess Set
32 pieces, one side with black painted designs and opponent with red paint, average size 2.5 in. > Item Details
Santo Domingo Pueblo Robert Tenorio Cup
Lot # 132 - Santo Domingo Pueblo Robert Tenorio Cup
Polychrome with pouring spout on one side and leather strap on other, signed on bottom, Robert Tenorio, height 3 in. x diameter 5.5 in. third quarter 20th century > Item Details
Mata Ortiz Pottery
Lot # 172 - Mata Ortiz Pottery
lot of 3, includes finely executed works by Mary Acosta, height 8" x diameter 6"; Christina Flores, 4" x diameter 5"; AND Mary Martinez, 4.5" x 4.25". contemporary > Item Details
American School (19th century)
Lot # 227 - American School (19th century)
Portrait of Indianoil on canvasunsigned13.25 x 17.5 in. > Item Details
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