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Tlingit and Makah Baskets
5/12/2016 - American Indian Art: Timed Online Auction - ends 5/23
lot of 4, includes a Tlingit lidded basket with false-embroidered designs, height 5 in. x diameter 4.75 in.; PLUS another Tlingit basket with meandering bands, height 5 in. x diameter 5.75 in.; AND two Makah lidded baskets, height 3 in. x diameter 5 in., and height 4.25 in. x diameter 6 in.
first half 20th century


Condition:  
Tlingit baskets with cracks and tears; all with some fading.

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Athabaskan Child's Beaded Hide Soft-Soled Moccasins
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Navajo Pictorial Weaving / Rug From the Collection of John O. Behnken, Georgia
Lot # 240 - Navajo Pictorial Weaving / Rug From the Collection of John O. Behnken, Georgia
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Acoma Polychrome Pottery Jar
Lot # 59 - Acoma Polychrome Pottery Jar
concave base with sharp shoulders and short neck; designed with three medallions filled with three birds and wing-like elements; hatched triangles fill negative space, height 8.5 in. x diameter 10.5 in. early 20th century > Item Details
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Lot # 369 - Northern Plains Beaded Hide Panel from a Minnesota Collection
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Lot # 260 - Navajo Western Reservation Weaving / Rug From the Historic Glen Isle Resort
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Randall Nutumya (Hopi, 20th century) Katsina Doll
Lot # 133 - Randall Nutumya (Hopi, 20th century) Katsina Doll
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Northwest Coast Inlaid Walrus Ivory Pendant and Ring
Lot # 207 - Northwest Coast Inlaid Walrus Ivory Pendant and Ring
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Alaskan Eskimo Model Snowshoes and Sealskin Pouch From the Collection of Jim Ritchie (1938 - 2015), Toledo, Ohio
Lot # 16 - Alaskan Eskimo Model Snowshoes and Sealskin Pouch From the Collection of Jim Ritchie (1938 - 2015), Toledo, Ohio
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