Lot 19    

Eskimo Male Doll with Carved Wooden Face,
2005, American Indian Auction / Mar 10-11
and cloth body wears a skin parka with fur trim, wool leggings, and suede moccasins. Parka is hand-stitched, but pants are machine-stitched. Facial features appear to be applied with ink. Doll's undershirt made from an old sock, height 13.75".

Good, but insect damage to pants and parka.
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Eastern Plains Catlinite Pipe Bowl with Figural Stem,
Lot # 692 - Eastern Plains Catlinite Pipe Bowl with Figural Stem,
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Birch Bark Lidded Container,
Lot # 268 - Birch Bark Lidded Container,
probably Penobscot, with hand-sewn seams and an overall, negative etched curvilinear design, height 8.5" x diameter 8.5". > Item Details
Yakima Child's Parfleche with Painted Floral Designs,
Lot # 424 - Yakima Child's Parfleche with Painted Floral Designs,
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Acoma Handled Jar by Lucy M. Lewis,
Lot # 470 - Acoma Handled Jar by Lucy M. Lewis,
black-on-white, with flared body, elongated, tapering neck, and single grooved handle. Dizzying design of delicately hatched lines alternating with zigzags and hooked frets, signed "Lucy M Lewis/ Acoma/ 1959," height 6.25" x diameter 6.5". > Item Details
Germantown Saddle Blanket,
Lot # 127 - Germantown Saddle Blanket,
ca 1920, tightly woven in colors of deep red, navy, green, cream, and black. With a design of two outer rows of nested, stacked, serrated diamonds and a center row of terraced diamonds. All bordered by outlined frets, augmented fringe, length 37" x width 25.25". > Item Details
Kiowa Strike-a-Lite Pouch,
Lot # 718 - Kiowa Strike-a-Lite Pouch,
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<i>Rugan Omau-u</i> Katsina,
Lot # 497 - Rugan Omau-u Katsina,
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Maori Carved Dresser Box,
Lot # 346 - Maori Carved Dresser Box,
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Plains Stone Club,
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Sioux Quilled and Beaded Hide Tobacco Bag with US Flags,
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San Ildefonso Blue Corn Vase and Saucer,
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Collection of Puebloan Ceramics,
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Cree Beaded Hide Pouch,
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adorable thread-sewn pouch beaded on soft hide in colors of red, white, light blue, clear, and translucent green, with floral images on both sides, short fringe along edges, drawstring opening outlined with red satin tape, length 6" x width 4". > Item Details
<i>Kowako</i>, Rooster Katsina,
Lot # 523 - Kowako, Rooster Katsina,
with conical ears, tube beak, and cockscomb. Hands held close to sides, height 7.5". > Item Details
<i>Mona</i>, River or Thunder Katsina,
Lot # 504 - Mona, River or Thunder Katsina,
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Gunstock Club,
Lot # 744 - Gunstock Club,
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