Lot 8    

Central California Basket
4/21/2011 - ONLINE American Indian & Western Art Timed Auction
designed with vertical bands of stepped triangles radiating from center, height 3 in. x diameter 10.5 in.
second quarter 20th century


Condition:  
Some missing rim stitches.
Sold: $117.50
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Sioux Beaded Hide Knife Sheaths
Lot # 38 - Sioux Beaded Hide Knife Sheaths
lot of 2, beaded using colors of pea green, dark blue, white, red white-heart, and greasy yellow; smaller sheath with beaded crosses on verso; larger sheath with knife marked J.Russell & Co./ Green River Works; neither sheath has parfleche liner, lengths 7 in. and 7.5 in. early 20th century > Item Details
Crow Unfinished Beaded Hide Moccasins
Lot # 47 - Crow Unfinished Beaded Hide Moccasins
thread and sinew-sewn on elk and beaded using colors of red white-heart, dark blue, pink, black, amber, greasy yellow, and "exploding" medium blue; lined with polished cotton, length 10 in. late 19th century > Item Details
Apache and Pima Figural Baskets
Lot # 87 - Apache and Pima Figural Baskets
lot of 2, including an Apache basket with nine dogs and nine stylized human figures, height 2.5 in. x diameter 8.5 in.; AND a Pima basket with three women in full dress, height 2.5 in. x diameter 9.5 in. first - second quarter 20th century > Item Details
Hopi <i>Tawa</i> Sun Katsina
Lot # 99 - Hopi Tawa Sun Katsina
with carved feathers radiating from face; katsina holds rattle, height 12.25 in.ca 1950s > Item Details
[INDIANS] Annual Reports of the BAE
Lot # 156 - [INDIANS] Annual Reports of the BAE
Lot of 5 Annual Reports of the Bureau of Ethnology, by Director J.W. Powell, to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, including: the First Annual Report, for the years 1879-80, published in 1881 by the Government Printing Office, 603pp plus a removable map of The State of Indiana exhibiting ... > Item Details
Navajo Sterling Cuffs with Signatures
Lot # 138 - Navajo Sterling Cuffs with Signatures
Lot of 2, includes a cuff with a heavy twisted wire in center, signed HRM Sterling, for unknown silversmith, interior circumference with opening 6.75 in. x width 1.25 in.; AND another cuff, possibly Hopi, signed CB Sterling, also an unknown smith. Cuff with a pair of large grizzly bear claws on top... > Item Details
Sioux Beaded Hide Moccasins
Lot # 46 - Sioux Beaded Hide Moccasins
sinew-sewn using bead colora of translucent green, white, red white-heart, and coblat, length 8.25 in. late 19th century > Item Details
Southwestern Rings, Variety of Different Stones
Lot # 137 - Southwestern Rings, Variety of Different Stones
Lot of 25, each unique and with a different stone ranging from turquoise to shell to coral, some signed, variety of sizes, ca 1970s > Item Details
Navajo Turquoise Nugget Necklaces
Lot # 118 - Navajo Turquoise Nugget Necklaces
Lot of 3. Each necklace strung with silver beads, lengths 26 in. and 28 in.ca 1970s > Item Details
Hopi, Paiute, and Nootka Baskets
Lot # 91 - Hopi, Paiute, and Nootka Baskets
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Two Miniature Beaded Hide Knife Sheaths and Umbilical Fetish
Lot # 26 - Two Miniature Beaded Hide Knife Sheaths and Umbilical Fetish
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Vintage Calendars by Frank Stick (American, 1884-1966)
Lot # 176 - Vintage Calendars by Frank Stick (American, 1884-1966)
Includes three calendars, Racing the Storm, copyright l.r., 17.5 x 12.75 in.The Lumberjack, signed l.l. in print with lithographer's mark l.r., 20.5 x 15.5 in. Quick, Buddy, Shove Off!, title lower margin, signed in print l.r with lithograher's mark l.r., 20.5 x 15.25 in. > Item Details
Salish Frasier River Imbricated Baskets
Lot # 163 - Salish Frasier River Imbricated Baskets
Lot of 3 includes a lidded basket with black, red, and cream imbrications zigzagging around body; height 9 in. x diameter 13.25 in.; PLUS a tray with colorful diamonds in center, diameter 14.25 in.; AND a smaller, rectangular basket with diamonds on body, height 5.25 in. x length 9 in. first quart... > Item Details
Autographed <i>Margaret Tafoya</i> Biography
Lot # 155 - Autographed Margaret Tafoya Biography
Group of 2. Blair, Mary Ellen and Laurence. Margaret Tafoya: A Tewa Potter's Heritage and Legacy. West Chester (PA): Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 1986. 4to, red cloth w/dj (both), decorative endpapers, 199pp. One copy inscribed and signed on tp. Although a scholarly work, with Mrs. Tafoya's life (1904-... > Item Details
Salish Imbricated Baskets
Lot # 160 - Salish Imbricated Baskets
lot of 4, all imbricated with red, black or cream seal gut; includes a lidded circular basket, height 4.75 in. x diameter 5.5 in.; PLUS another lidded basket, height 5.5 in. x diameter 5.5 in.; PLUS a small trinket holder, height 2 in. x diameter 4.5 in.; AND a larger circular basket, height 5.5 in.... > Item Details
Crow-style Parfleche Bonnet Case
Lot # 65 - Crow-style Parfleche Bonnet Case
painted in red, blue, yellow, green; long sensual fringe hangs from lower edge, length of case 21 in., length of fringe 50 in. 20th century > Item Details
Plains-style Pipe Tomahawk
Lot # 70 - Plains-style Pipe Tomahawk
with cast pipe tomahawk head and turned wooden haft, total length 17 in. possibly 19th century > Item Details
Sioux Beaded Awl Case Collected by Major General O.O. Howard
Lot # 43 - Sioux Beaded Awl Case Collected by Major General O.O. Howard
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Apache Beaded Flop-head Club
Lot # 153 - Apache Beaded Flop-head Club
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Cochiti Drum
Lot # 139 - Cochiti Drum
painted in blue and yellow, height 5 in. x diameter 5.75 in. early 20th century > Item Details
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