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Auction 3005B

May 5, 2017 10:00AM

05-05-2017 05-05-2017

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Sioux Beaded Hide Doll

Sioux Beaded Hide Doll

Lot:
151
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Sioux Beaded Hide Doll, c. last quarter 19th century, with traces of red face paint, (minor loss to hide), includes custom stand, ht. 10 in. More ...

Kiowa Beaded Hide and Cloth Cradle

Kiowa Beaded Hide and Cloth Cradle

Lot:
152
Unsold
 

Kiowa Beaded Hide and Cloth Cradle, c. 1940s, beaded with abstract floral devices on a light blue background, the boards with brass tack decoration, cradle ht. 27, boards ht. 44 in. More ...

Lakota Beaded Buffalo Hide Cradle

Lakota Beaded Buffalo Hide Cradle

Lot:
153
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Lakota Beaded Buffalo Hide Cradle, c. 1870s, lined with a printed cotton and beaded with multicolored geometric designs and four pipes, the rawhide tab fringed with bugle beads and brass hawkbells, More ...

Cheyenne Beaded Cloth and Hide Model Cradle

Cheyenne Beaded Cloth and Hide Model Cradle

Lot:
154
Unsold
 

Cheyenne Beaded Cloth and Hide Model Cradle, c. first quarter 20th century, rawhide with a muslin cover beaded with classic Cheyenne designs, (the boards with metal tacks have been broken and More ...

Lakota Beaded Buffalo Hide Cradle

Lakota Beaded Buffalo Hide Cradle

Lot:
155
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Lakota Beaded Buffalo Hide Cradle, c. 1870s, beaded with bold geometric designs, the beaded tab at the top with strands of large faceted trade beads and brass hawkbells, (minor bead loss), ht. 20 More ...

Rare Plains Cree Quill decorated Hide Horse Crupper

Rare Plains Cree Quill decorated Hide Horse Crupper

Lot:
156
Sold for:
$27,060$22,000

Rare Plains Cree Quill decorated Hide Horse Crupper, c. 1840, buckskin decorated with curvilinear and floral designs using six porcupine quill techniques, the quill-wrapped fringe with black pony More ...

Yakima Beaded Hide Blanket Strip

Yakima Beaded Hide Blanket Strip

Lot:
157
Sold for:
$19,680$16,000

Yakima Beaded Hide Blanket Strip, c. 1880s, buffalo hide with four rondels and beaded with bold multicolored geometric designs, beaded fringe with brass hawkbells hang from the center of the More ...

Two Plains Rattles

Two Plains Rattles

Lot:
158
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Two Plains Rattles, c. last quarter 19th century, rawhide-covered wood with black designs and remnant yellow and red pigments, with custom stand, ht. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Osage Carved Bone Roach Spreader

Osage Carved Bone Roach Spreader

Lot:
159
Unsold
 

Osage Carved Bone Roach Spreader, c. last quarter 19th century, the incised detail with red, blue, and green pigment, including custom stand, ht. 7, wd. 2 5/8 in. More ...

Sioux Winter Count Painted on Muslin

Sioux Winter Count Painted on Muslin

Lot:
160
Sold for:
$25,830$21,000

Sioux Winter Count Painted on Muslin, c. 1870s, an early copy of a Winter Count by Bo-i-de (the Flame or the Blaze) a Dakota Sioux living eighteen miles south of Fort Sully, Dakota Territory, the More ...

Sioux Horse Effigy

Sioux Horse Effigy

Lot:
161
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Sioux Horse Effigy, c. last quarter 19th century, with cylindrical wood stem and custom stand, lg. 18 in. More ...

Plains Bird Head Catlinite Pipe Bowl

Plains Bird Head Catlinite Pipe Bowl

Lot:
162
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Plains Bird Head Catlinite Pipe Bowl, c. mid-19th century, dark patina, including custom stand, lg. 4 3/4 in. More ...

Plains Catlinite Pipe Bowl

Plains Catlinite Pipe Bowl

Lot:
163
Sold for:
$861$700

Plains Catlinite Pipe Bowl, c. third quarter 19th century, T-bowl form with rich patina, old label reads "Part of a Peace Pipe", with custom stand, lg. 8, ht. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Great Lakes Carved Steatite Pipe Bowl

Great Lakes Carved Steatite Pipe Bowl

Lot:
164
Sold for:
$431$350

Great Lakes Carved Steatite Pipe Bowl, c. third quarter 19th century, with incised detail, includes stand, lg. 5 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection. More ...

Plains Indian Grizzly Bear Claw Necklace

Plains Indian Grizzly Bear Claw Necklace

Lot:
165
Sold for:
$22,140$18,000

Plains Indian Grizzly Bear Claw Necklace, c. second quarter 19th century, buffalo hide wrapped, with twisted sinew and various size grizzly claws, rich patina from years of use, claw lg. to 4 in. More ...

Cheyenne Beaded Quirt

Cheyenne Beaded Quirt

Lot:
166
Unsold
 

Cheyenne Beaded Quirt, c. last quarter 19th century, hide-covered wood handle with commercial leather lashes and remnant tin cone danglers, lg. 30 in. More ...

Plains Skull Cracker Club

Plains Skull Cracker Club

Lot:
167
Sold for:
$738$600

Plains Skull Cracker Club, c. 1870, rawhide covered wood handle and quartz head, includes custom stand, lg. 32 in. More ...

Plains Wood Quirt

Plains Wood Quirt

Lot:
168
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Plains Wood Quirt, c. third quarter 19th century, the ash handle with original buffalo hide lash, dark patina, with custom stand, lg. 16 3/4 in. More ...

Blackfeet Buffalo Flesher

Blackfeet Buffalo Flesher

Lot:
169
Sold for:
$738$600

Blackfeet Buffalo Flesher, c. third quarter 19th century, the elk antler form covered with canvas and with thick buffalo hide strap and metal blade, includes custom stand, lg. 13 3/4 in. More ...

Great Lakes or Plains Carved Wood Dance Club

Great Lakes or Plains Carved Wood Dance Club

Lot:
170
Unsold
 

Great Lakes or Plains Carved Wood Dance Club, c. late 19th/early 20th century, with inset dagger blade and decorated with an incised serpent and brass nails, (small crack near blade), lg. 26 in. More ...

Yankton Beaded Hide Bowcase and Quiver

Yankton Beaded Hide Bowcase and Quiver

Lot:
171
Unsold
 

Yankton Beaded Hide Bowcase and Quiver, c. 1870s-80s, with multicolored geometric designs, with curved bow and six metal-tipped arrows, bowcase and bow lg. 33 in. More ...

Apache Bowcase and Quiver

Apache Bowcase and Quiver

Lot:
172
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Apache Bowcase and Quiver, c. last quarter 19th century, painted with yellow and red pigments, includes a sinew-backed bow and seven metal-tipped arrows, (damage to hide), lg. of case 40, lg. of bow More ...

Winnebago Beaded Cloth Bandolier Bag

Winnebago Beaded Cloth Bandolier Bag

Lot:
173
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Winnebago Beaded Cloth Bandolier Bag, c. last quarter 19th century, beaded in a combination of geometric designs and eight-point stars, beaded tabs with ribbon ties, (minor bead loss), lg. 36, wd. More ...

Great Lakes Loom-beaded Cloth Bandolier Bag

Great Lakes Loom-beaded Cloth Bandolier Bag

Lot:
174
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Great Lakes Loom-beaded Cloth Bandolier Bag, c. last quarter 19th century, with multicolored geometric and foliate designs, and single standing human figure, the tabs with wool tassels, (some More ...

Ojibway Beaded Cloth Bandolier Bag

Ojibway Beaded Cloth Bandolier Bag

Lot:
175
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Ojibway Beaded Cloth Bandolier Bag, c. 1900, beaded with elaborate multicolored floral designs on a crystal background using glass and metallic beads, lg. 39, wd. 15 1/2 in. Provenance: Bishop More ...

Winnebago Loom-beaded Bandolier Bag

Winnebago Loom-beaded Bandolier Bag

Lot:
176
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Winnebago Loom-beaded Bandolier Bag, c. last quarter 19th century, the beadwork in bold geometric designs, wool tassels, (no cloth backing), lg. 34, wd. 12 1/4 in. More ...

Great Lakes or Eastern Plains Bone or Antler Awl

Great Lakes or Eastern Plains Bone or Antler Awl

Lot:
177
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Great Lakes or Eastern Plains Bone or Antler Awl, c. send half 19th century, with metal point, the handle in the shape of a human foot witn incised designs, red and black pigment, lg. 5 1/2 in. More ...

Great Lakes Carved Wood Snake

Great Lakes Carved Wood Snake

Lot:
178
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Great Lakes Carved Wood Snake, c. last quarter 19th century, with pinprick decoration simulating snakeskin, remnant striped black pigment, and red pigment on the bottom, (tip of tail missing), lg. More ...

Micmac Quilled Birch Bark Box

Micmac Quilled Birch Bark Box

Lot:
179
Sold for:
$923$750

Micmac Quilled Birch Bark Box, 19th century, with a polychrome eight-point star on the lid, (minor quill loss), ht. 3 1/2, dia. 5 1/2 in. More ...

Woodlands Carved Wood Canoe Cup

Woodlands Carved Wood Canoe Cup

Lot:
180
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Woodlands Carved Wood Canoe Cup, c. 19th century, with scroll-like handle and barrel-form toggle, cup lg. 5 1/2 in. More ...