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Inuit Carved Whalebone Figures
5/12/2016 - American Indian Art: Timed Online Auction - ends 5/23
lot of 2, both carvings initialed on underside, F.N. AND W.K., heights 11 in. and 17.5 in.
20th century


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Navajo Regional Weaving / Rug
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hand-spun wool woven in bright colors of red, turquoise, orange, black, white, brown, and gray; central eye-dazzling design surrounded by a geometric border, 64.5 x 41.5 in.second quarter 20th century > Item Details
Navajo Western Reservation Weavings / Rugs From the Historic Glen Isle Resort
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lot of 2, both of hand-spun wool; includes one woven with orange center field and embellished with serrated diamonds, 48 x 22.5 in.; AND an larger weaving with nesting serrated diamonds and outlined hook border, 58 x 38.5 in.second quarter 20th century > Item Details
Navajo Silver, Turquoise, and Coral Ring
Lot # 193 - Navajo Silver, Turquoise, and Coral Ring
hand-wrought to resemble a vase of flowers set before a turquoise sky, size 8.5. Signed on reverse JR, an unknown silversmith.ca 1970s > Item Details
Plains Beaded Hide Gauntlets
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thread-sewn with beadwork in colors of translucent orange, pea green, and faceted dark blue, length 12.5 in.mid-20th century > Item Details
Howard Skye (Haudenosaunee, d. 1971) and Garfield Thomas (Haudenosaunee, 20th century) Wood and Stone Carvings From the Collection of Jim Ritchie (1938 - 2015), Toledo, Ohio
Lot # 426 - Howard Skye (Haudenosaunee, d. 1971) and Garfield Thomas (Haudenosaunee, 20th century) Wood and Stone Carvings From the Collection of Jim Ritchie (1938 - 2015), Toledo, Ohio
lot of 2, includes a wood maskette carved by Howard Skye, height 3.75 in. x width 2.75 in.; AND a soapstone carving by Garfield Thomas, height 3.5 in.third quarter 20th century > Item Details
Anishinaabe [Ojibwe] Beaded Hide Scissors Case
Lot # 406 - Anishinaabe [Ojibwe] Beaded Hide Scissors Case
thread-sewn and beaded using colors of greasy yellow, red white-heart, pumpkin, white, light blue, pony trader blue, and pink, length 8 in.fourth quarter 19th century > Item Details
Navajo (L. B. Tom) and Zuni Bolas
Lot # 173 - Navajo (L. B. Tom) and Zuni Bolas
Navajo signed LBTom for Larry Bill Tom, a Navajo smith for the Atkinson Trading Post.  Bola with shadow-box style setting replicating an abstract leaf set with silver veins and seven turquoises, length  3.25 in. AND a Zuni thunderbird with turquoise, mother-of-pear... > Item Details
Jicarilla Apache Polychrome Basket
Lot # 52 - Jicarilla Apache Polychrome Basket
with handles and designed with colorful "v" elements, height 5 in. x diameter 15.5 in.early 20th century > Item Details
Navajo Eastern Reservation Weaving / Rug From the Historic Glen Isle Resort
Lot # 281 - Navajo Eastern Reservation Weaving / Rug From the Historic Glen Isle Resort
hand-spun wool woven in natural colors of brown, cream, and gray; designed with central diamond embellished with hook border, 49 x 32.5 in.first quarter 20th century > Item Details
Navajo Western Reservation Weaving / Rug From the Historic Glen Isle Resort
Lot # 239 - Navajo Western Reservation Weaving / Rug From the Historic Glen Isle Resort
woven of hand-spun wool in colors of red, cream, black, and gray; central design of stepped diamonds filled crosses; interlocking diamond border, 86 x 60.5 in.second quarter 20th century > Item Details
Coastal Salish Imbricated Lidded Basket
Lot # 34 - Coastal Salish Imbricated Lidded Basket
circular basket, hide thong attaches lid to body, height 7.75 in. x diameter 13.5 in.second quarter 20th century > Item Details
Nah-Neh-See-Yho (Hopi, 20th century) <i>Sio Shalako</i> Katsina Doll
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carved of wood and painted in soft colors, height 18.75 in.  Signed on underside of base, "Sic Salako 1988 Nah-Neh-See-Yho."  ca 1988 > Item Details
Austin Production Inc. Ceramic Sculpture
Lot # 328 - Austin Production Inc. Ceramic Sculpture
Acomatitled and marked towards baselength 23 in. x height 16 in.1986 > Item Details
Zuni Owl and Cochiti Pottery Storyteller From the Collection of John O. Behnken, Georgia
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lot of 2, includes a Zuni owl signed E.W., height 5 in. x width 5 in.; AND a Cochiti storyteller with 6 children; signed C. Trujillo, height 6.5 in. 20th century > Item Details
James Elliott Bama (American, b. 1926) Lithograph
Lot # 320 - James Elliott Bama (American, b. 1926) Lithograph
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John Koshman, Tom Tiulana, John Kokuluk (Inupiat, 20th century) Whalebone and Baleen Sculptures
Lot # 9 - John Koshman, Tom Tiulana, John Kokuluk (Inupiat, 20th century) Whalebone and Baleen Sculptures
lot of 3, includes a whalebone face mask by John Koshman; signed in ink on base, height 5.5 in.; PLUS an owl inua by Tom Tiulana, removable mask; signed on back in ink, height 4.75 in.; AND a Nunivak Island mask by John Kokuluk; with two baleen baleen rings, height 5 in. 20th century... > Item Details
Apache Beaded Hide Watch Fob
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Pima Basketry Plaques
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Ben Nighthorse (Cheyenne Artist and Congressman) Cheyenne Fallen Warriors Medal
Lot # 182 - Ben Nighthorse (Cheyenne Artist and Congressman) Cheyenne Fallen Warriors Medal
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