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John Koshman, Tom Tiulana, John Kokuluk (Inupiat, 20th century) Whalebone and Baleen Sculptures
5/12/2016 - American Indian Art: Timed Online Auction - ends 5/23
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


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Lot # 152 - Sterling SIlver Sun-Face Katsina Bolo Tie
set with turquoise and coral.  Katsina replicates a small sculpture with its three dimensional costume, facial features, multi-layer hands, height 6 in.  Signed on reverse, Made in America Sterling, and with hallmark of a broken arrow and two mountains. ca 1970s > Item Details
Jack Mahkee (Zuni, 20th century) Inlaid Horse Bolo Ties
Lot # 160 - Jack Mahkee (Zuni, 20th century) Inlaid Horse Bolo Ties
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McKenney and Hall (American, 19th century) Colored Lithographs on Paper
Lot # 313 - McKenney and Hall (American, 19th century) Colored Lithographs on Paper
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Porfilio Sheyka (Zuni, b. 1938) and Ann Sheyka (Zuni, b. 1943)
Lot # 163 - Porfilio Sheyka (Zuni, b. 1938) and Ann Sheyka (Zuni, b. 1943)
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Zuni Channel Inlaid Bola of Gambel's Quail
Lot # 174 - Zuni Channel Inlaid Bola of Gambel's Quail
inlaid with Morenci turquoise, coral, jet, and mother-of-pear,  height 3.25 in. Natural plumage pattern for this "tubby" bird matches the silversmith's artist representation. ca 1970s   > Item Details
Belen Tapia (Santa Clara, 1914-1999) and Stella Chavarria (Santa Clara, b. 1939) Pottery
Lot # 75 - Belen Tapia (Santa Clara, 1914-1999) and Stella Chavarria (Santa Clara, b. 1939) Pottery
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Acoma Pottery Jar
Lot # 62 - Acoma Pottery Jar
concave base; designed with pinwheel elements surrounded by split rectangles and other various geometrics, height 8 in. x diameter 10.25 in. second quarter 20th century > Item Details
Edwin J. Weyiouanna (Inupiat, 20th century) Carved Whalebone Sculpture
Paiute Beaded Basket
Lot # 43 - Paiute Beaded Basket
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Navajo Silver and Coral Bolo Tie
Lot # 155 - Navajo Silver and Coral Bolo Tie
depicting Crow Mother, with coral accents. Figure set in a hand-wrought sterling frame marked with a G, height 4.6 in. fourth quarter 20th century > Item Details
Navajo Regional Weaving / Rug From the Historic Glen Isle Resort
Lot # 274 - Navajo Regional Weaving / Rug From the Historic Glen Isle Resort
hand-spun wool woven in colors of cream, dark brown, and tan; central design of stepped diamonds, 63 x 31.5 in.second quarter 20th century > Item Details
Sioux Beaded Hide Moccasins from the William H. Jensen Collection (ca 1887-1979), Minnesota
Lot # 339 - Sioux Beaded Hide Moccasins from the William H. Jensen Collection (ca 1887-1979), Minnesota
thread and sinew-sewn with beadwork in pea green, white, red, and translucent blue; linen and khaki colored canvas cuffs, length 10.25 in.first quarter 20th centuryWilliam H. Jensen (ca 1887-1979)In 1933, while laying gravel for his driveway, W. H. Jensen discovered bone fragments and a stone tool, ... > Item Details
Northeastern Split-Ash Potato Stamped and Birchbark Baskets
Lot # 421 - Northeastern Split-Ash Potato Stamped and Birchbark Baskets
lot of 4, includes a square split-ash basket, height 4.5 in. x width 9.75 in.; PLUS a wall pocket, height 6 in. x width 7 in.; PLUS a lidded basket with ring handles, height 8 in. x diameter 5.5 in.; AND a birchbark basket with hide strap and decorated with flowers and Sacred Heart, height... > Item Details
Adee Dodge (Dine, 1911-1992) Gouache on Paper
Lot # 303 - Adee Dodge (Dine, 1911-1992) Gouache on Paper
Spirit Horse of the Ancient Westsigned and dated lower right; titled with descriptive text on reverse (sight) 13.25 x 18.5 in; (framed) 18 x 23.25 in.1975 > Item Details
Southern Plains German Silver Stamped Arm Bands
Lot # 393 - Southern Plains German Silver Stamped Arm Bands
pair; wide bands stamped with semicircular devices topped with Water bird elements; width 2.5 in. x diameter 4.75 in.first half 20th century > Item Details
California Mission and Washo Baskets
Lot # 42 - California Mission and Washo Baskets
lot of 2, includes a golden colored Mission basket with geometric designs extending to rim, height 3 in. x diameter 6.5 in.; AND a Washo lightly decorated with red squares, height 2.25 in. x diameter 6.25 in. first/second quarter 20th century > Item Details
Alaskan Eskimo Beaded Hide Moccasins and Purse
Lot # 17 - Alaskan Eskimo Beaded Hide Moccasins and Purse
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Robert Tenorio (Kewa, b. 1950) Pottery Bowl
Lot # 99 - Robert Tenorio (Kewa, b. 1950) Pottery Bowl
painted with floral elements on exterior; signed on base, height 2.75 in. x diameter 7.25 in. third quarter 20th century > Item Details
Plains Beaded Hide Tobacco Bag
Lot # 362 - Plains Beaded Hide Tobacco Bag
unique bag; sinew-sewn and beaded using colors of pea green, pink, greasy yellow, and cobalt; with additional hide pouch attached to throat of bag; hide coated in orange pigment; tin cone embellishments, overall length 19 in.late 19th century > Item Details
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