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Eskimo Model Kayak,
2005, American Indian Auction / Mar 10-11
sinew-sewn seal skin, stretched over wooden frame, with walrus ivory at both prows and ivory rigging, 23" long. Inked museum accession number 541.116.1 on underside.

One split in skin near prowl, VG-.
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Lot # 229 - Plains Female Doll with Beaded Hide Garments PLUS
lot of 3, handmade to replicate a traditional Plains woman with fringed clothes and metal disc belt, height 8"; PLUS Iroquois corn husk doll who is handmade with penciled features and typical Woodlands velvet and navy wool clothing with beaded trim, leather bandolier and moccasins, and headdress wit... > Item Details
<i>Hololo</i> Katsina,
Lot # 115 - Hololo Katsina,
"J. K." written on feet, possibly for Jim Kewanwytewa. Hand-carved and painted with green case mask, pop eyes, and cheeks painted with small circles, height 7.25" > Item Details
Pueblo Dancer's Boots,
Lot # 567 - Pueblo Dancer's Boots,
handmade with tops of canvas painted turquoise blue and trimmed in heavy tan-orange suede. Traditional soles are of thick white leather; closure is a combination of leather ties at top and cotton cord that ties under tops, length 10" x height 7.5". > Item Details
Iroquois Beaded Purse,
Lot # 295 - Iroquois Beaded Purse,
ca 1890s, heavily beaded design of concentrated foliage in colors of white and clear augmented with pinks, yellows, and blues. Red cotton tape edging and lined with calico. Inside pocket under one outer flap, length 7.5" x width 7.5". > Item Details
Tohono O'odham Baskets with Animal Motifs,
Lot # 64 - Tohono O'odham Baskets with Animal Motifs,
lot of 2. Includes an upright container with five devil's claw deer and numerous birds around bottom border, height 6.25" x diameter 9"; AND another container with five devil's claw turkeys, height 4.75" x diameter 10". Baskets retain original museum labels. > Item Details
Cheyenne Quilled and Beaded Tobacco Bag,
Lot # 693 - Cheyenne Quilled and Beaded Tobacco Bag,
thread and sinew-sewn on hide with a lane of beadwork along neck and around opening in bands of light blue, pea green, red white heart, white, and cobalt. Body beaded with nested hourglasses in green, greasy yellow, red white heart, and white against a medium blue ground and central cross in white ... > Item Details
Haida Grease Bowl,
Lot # 364 - Haida Grease Bowl,
ca 1900, carved cedar dogfish with a mouthful of walrus ivory(?) teeth, flared nostril and eyes of abalone, and body detailed with inset white seed beads. Little faces, possibly fish, look out on sides. Bowl rim surrounded with inlaid walrus ivory ovals, height 4.5" x length 12.25". > Item Details
<i>Patung</i>, Squash Katsinas,
Lot # 122 - Patung, Squash Katsinas,
lot of 2. Includes one with mottled green paint on body, gourd head. He holds a felt squash blossom and wears green felt pueblo moccasins and black felt breechcloth, mounted on wooden base and signed "Patung/ Squash Man/ O-yo-a," height 9.5"; AND two Squash men with similar mottled green body and b... > Item Details
Mesquakie Beaded Pouch,
Lot # 784 - Mesquakie Beaded Pouch,
loom-beaded in colors of corn yellow, blue, cobalt, black, pink, amber, red, and translucent purple and attached to wool plaid lining. Designed with crisscrossing diamonds interspersed with circles and central row of stacked, nested triangles, looped fringe at bottom, length 6" x width 4.75". > Item Details
Santa Clara Bowl by Madeline Tafoya,
Lot # 456 - Santa Clara Bowl by Madeline Tafoya,
black-on-black, with deep carving of zigzagged lightning bolts and vertical lines around body, signed "Madeline T./ Ste Clara," and with accession number on base, height 4" x diameter 5.5". > Item Details
Burl Jones Bronze Sculpture,
Lot # 308 - Burl Jones Bronze Sculpture,
entitled Wolf Robe, the Guardian, 1991. Fine bronze of an Indian warrior with a long spear and wearing a wolf pelt, bow, and quiver full of arrows. Wonderfully executed with fine details and colored highlights. Stamped by the artist on the base. Sits on a revolving marble and wooden base on top ... > Item Details
Sioux Beaded Pipe Stem with Catlinite Bowl,
Lot # 686 - Sioux Beaded Pipe Stem with Catlinite Bowl,
carved wooden stem with beveled edges, portion with white, red white heart, green, and cobalt beadwork wrapped on cotton, length 18.5". "T-form" bowl with carved grooves around ends, length 7.5" x height 4.25". > Item Details
Sioux Quilled and Beaded Hide Moccasins,
Lot # 582 - Sioux Quilled and Beaded Hide Moccasins,
ca 1885, thread and sinew-sewn, with lanes of tipi imagery in cobalt, greasy yellow, and white beadwork wrapped around buffalo hide sole. Red, blue, and white bands of quillwork on vamps, green cotton tape on cuffs, hide thong ties, length 10". > Item Details
Large Apache Doll Cradle,
Lot # 570 - Large Apache Doll Cradle,
ca first quarter of 20th century, thread-sewn hide wrapped around slatted wood frame with visor made of bent reeds and covered with laced rawhide. Lane of beadwork along center front in colors of red, cobalt, white, green, light blue, and orange. Light beadwork on top of visor with small beaded fr... > Item Details
Sioux Quilled and Beaded Hide Tobacco Bag,
Lot # 696 - Sioux Quilled and Beaded Hide Tobacco Bag,
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<i>Talavi</i> Katsina,
Lot # 499 - Talavi Katsina,
hand-carved and painted green case mask with rain clouds on cheeks and ears of corn on back. Katsina carries a knife and rattle, height w/o Plexiglas stand 9.25". > Item Details
Plateau Girl's Dress,
Lot # 418 - Plateau Girl's Dress,
machine-sewn navy wool with yolk beaded in translucent green, light blue, red, pink, and yellow, underscored with braided brass fringe. Hem of skirt edge-beaded in red and light blue, length 30.5" x chest 32". > Item Details
Acoma Polychrome Jar,
Lot # 67 - Acoma Polychrome Jar,
of typical olla form with slightly indented base. Busily painted in black and red-on-white, with horizontal bands of foliate geometrics, checkered diamonds, and verdant, flowering, berried vines, height 5.5" x diameter 8". > Item Details
Cherokee Basket,
Lot # 786 - Cherokee Basket,
twill-plaited of river cane in a pleasing diagonal pattern. Basket has an oak handle and a bound rim, length 12" x height (w/o handle) 10.3". > Item Details
Zuni Heartline Jar,
Lot # 448 - Zuni Heartline Jar,
ca 1900, red and black-on-white, with squat form, elongated neck, flared rim, and indented base. Hatched, undulating curlicues dance with a solid, terraced band around neck of jar. Double line spirit break on shoulder separates three "Deer in His House" and hepakinne sunflower designs on body (Bunz... > Item Details
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