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Auction 2791B

March 14, 2015 10:00AM

03-14-2015 03-14-2015

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Shoshone Painted Parfleche

Shoshone Painted Parfleche

Lot:
151
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Shoshone Painted Parfleche, c. late 19th century, the front and flap with multicolored geometric designs, 10 1/2 x 10 1/4 in. Provenance: Ralph Velich collection. More ...

Lakota Muslin and Hide Beaded Woman's Work Bag

Lakota Muslin and Hide Beaded Woman's Work Bag

Lot:
152
Sold for:
$923$750

Lakota Muslin and Hide Beaded Woman's Work Bag, c. last quarter 19th century, beaded on the front with "track" designs on a white background, red trade cloth trim, written on the back is "Mrs. More ...

Crow Beaded Hide Possible Bag

Crow Beaded Hide Possible Bag

Lot:
153
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Crow Beaded Hide Possible Bag, c. last quarter 19th century, with a multicolored bar design, 12 x 6 1/2 in. More ...

Lakota Beaded Cloth and Hide Saddle Blanket

Lakota Beaded Cloth and Hide Saddle Blanket

Lot:
154
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Lakota Beaded Cloth and Hide Saddle Blanket, c. last quarter 19th century, with multicolored geometric designs on a white background, the tabs with fringe and brass hawk bell decoration, wd. 25 1/2, More ...

Plains Cree Buffalo Hide Pad Saddle

Plains Cree Buffalo Hide Pad Saddle

Lot:
155
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Plains Cree Buffalo Hide Pad Saddle, c. last quarter 19th century, beaded with both multicolored floral and geometric designs, the tabs with trade cloth trim and brass bead and wool tuft More ...

Lakota Beaded Hide and Cloth Hair Drop

Lakota Beaded Hide and Cloth Hair Drop

Lot:
156
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Lakota Beaded Hide and Cloth Hair Drop, c. late 19th century, the horsetail drop with beaded, quilled, and mirror decoration, lg. 28 1/2 in. More ...

Plains Quilled Hair Ornament

Plains Quilled Hair Ornament

Lot:
157
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Plains Quilled Hair Ornament, c. late 19th century, quilled rawhide slats with beaded edging, yellow dyed horsehair drop, bone hairpipes, and horsehair and tin cone danglers, lg. 25 in. More ...

Northern Plains Beaded Hide and Commercial Leather Loop Necklace

Northern Plains Beaded Hide and Commercial Leather Loop Necklace

Lot:
158
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Northern Plains Beaded Hide and Commercial Leather Loop Necklace, c. last quarter 19th century, with various sized glass and brass beads, the fringe with traces of red pigment, lg. 24 in. More ...

Two Plains Dyed Animal Hair Roaches

Two Plains Dyed Animal Hair Roaches

Lot:
160
Sold for:
$677$550

Two Plains Dyed Animal Hair Roaches, one with custom stand, lg. to 17 in. More ...

Two Northern Plains Rawhide Rosettes

Two Northern Plains Rawhide Rosettes

Lot:
161
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Northern Plains Rawhide Rosettes, c. 1900, large nickel conchas on beaded rawhide discs, dia. 4 1/2 in. More ...

Southern Plains German Silver Concha Belt

Southern Plains German Silver Concha Belt

Lot:
162
Sold for:
$554$450

Southern Plains German Silver Concha Belt, c. first half 20th century, harness leather and decorated with stamp-decorated conchas, lg. of belt 35 1/2 in. More ...

Arapaho Beaded Commercial Leather Knife Sheath

Arapaho Beaded Commercial Leather Knife Sheath

Lot:
163
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Arapaho Beaded Commercial Leather Knife Sheath, c. 1870s, the hide-covered front beaded with multicolored geometric designs on a white background, with old knife, old tag reads "Favell Museum More ...

Cheyenne Beaded Hide Knife Sheath

Cheyenne Beaded Hide Knife Sheath

Lot:
164
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Cheyenne Beaded Hide Knife Sheath, c. 1860s, multicolored geometric designs using small seed beads, yellow pigment, includes old butcher knife, lg. excluding the drop 9 in. More ...

Northern Plains Beaded Hide Knife Sheath

Northern Plains Beaded Hide Knife Sheath

Lot:
165
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Northern Plains Beaded Hide Knife Sheath, c. last quarter 19th century, with rawhide liner and beaded on the front with geometric and cross devices, multiple hide suspensions with tin cones, More ...

Central Plains Beaded Hide Knife Sheath

Central Plains Beaded Hide Knife Sheath

Lot:
166
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Central Plains Beaded Hide Knife Sheath, c. 1870s, with rawhide liner and beaded on both sides with multicolored geometric designs on a white background, includes old knife, (bead loss), lg. 10 1/4 More ...

Central Plains Beaded Buffalo Hide Knife Sheath

Central Plains Beaded Buffalo Hide Knife Sheath

Lot:
167
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Central Plains Beaded Buffalo Hide Knife Sheath, c. 1870, rawhide liner and hide beaded on the front with geometric designs, one row of tin cone danglers, includes old knife, (bead loss), lg. 9 More ...

Cree Beaded Hide Belt Set

Cree Beaded Hide Belt Set

Lot:
168
Sold for:
$984$800

Cree Beaded Hide Belt Set, c. 1900, with flap holster, knife sheath, and belt, all beaded with multicolored floral designs on a crystal background, cloth backed, lg. of belt 40 in. More ...

Beaded Hide Quiver and Bow

Beaded Hide Quiver and Bow

Lot:
169
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Beaded Hide Quiver and Bow, c. late 19th century, a Plains quiver with multiple arrow shafts, and a western bow with polychrome geometric designs and yarn-wrapped ends, (damage to quiver), lg. of More ...

Plains Double-curved Ash Bow

Plains Double-curved Ash Bow

Lot:
170
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Plains Double-curved Ash Bow, c. last quarter 19th century, with original sinew string and multicolored quill-wrapped decoration, (quill loss), lg. 43 in. More ...

Kiowa Bow and Hide Bow Case

Kiowa Bow and Hide Bow Case

Lot:
171
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Kiowa Bow and Hide Bow Case, the bow c. third quarter 19th century, bow made from Osage orangewood, and with painted designs on the outside, sinew string; the hide case probably dates to the late More ...

Two Plains Items

Two Plains Items

Lot:
172
Sold for:
$492$400

Two Plains Items, 19th century, a dance wand with cow horn head and horsehair-wrapped handle, and a stone pounder with rawhide-wrapped wood handle, dark patina on the pounder, lg. of wand 19 1/2; More ...

Plains Dance Wand

Plains Dance Wand

Lot:
173
Sold for:
$584$475

Plains Dance Wand, c. last quarter 19th century, a diminutive skull cracker but with the stone head in the form of a "whirlwind worm," lg. 17 3/4 in. More ...

Great Lakes Minnewauken-style Spontoon Tomahawk

Great Lakes Minnewauken-style Spontoon Tomahawk

Lot:
174
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Great Lakes Minnewauken-style Spontoon Tomahawk, c. last quarter 19th century, the blade with pierced decoration, the file-burnt ash haft with sawtooth edging and incised decoration, dark patina, More ...

Northern Plains Dag Knife

Northern Plains Dag Knife

Lot:
175
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Northern Plains Dag Knife, c. 1870s, the blade a forged war lance blade with side notches, the elk horn handle with brass tack decoration, copper rivets, lg. 14 in. Provenance: The Arnold Marcus More ...

Great Lakes "Brass Vine" Tomahawk

Great Lakes "Brass Vine" Tomahawk

Lot:
176
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Great Lakes "Brass Vine" Tomahawk, c. 1800, the brass head with steel bit and engraved with vines and star, moon, and sunrise devices on the eyehole, the ash shaft with sawtooth design probably More ...

Lakota Tomahawk

Lakota Tomahawk

Lot:
177
Unsold
 

Lakota Tomahawk, c. 1870s-80s, the bronze head and ash haft completely wrapped in brass wire, rawhide wrist strap, lg. 18 3/4 in. More ...

Great Lakes Pipe Tomahawk

Great Lakes Pipe Tomahawk

Lot:
178
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Great Lakes Pipe Tomahawk, c. late 19th century, the head with heart cutout and incised decoration, faceted bowl, and sword guard, the ash shaft file-branded and with dark patina, lg. 25 1/2 in. More ...

Early Spontoon Tomahawk

Early Spontoon Tomahawk

Lot:
179
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Early Spontoon Tomahawk, c. first half 19th century, the haft possibly sometime later, the slightly down-curved forged iron blade with central ridge, tag reads, "from the M.M. Deffen Baugh More ...

Eastern Plains Ball-headed Dance Club

Eastern Plains Ball-headed Dance Club

Lot:
180
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Eastern Plains Ball-headed Dance Club, c. third quarter 19th century, gracefully proportioned with long spike, two brass tacks, and punctuate decoration, (remnant red pigment in the detail), lg. 24 More ...

Central Plains Pipe Tomahawk

Central Plains Pipe Tomahawk

Lot:
181
Sold for:
$36,900$30,000

Central Plains Pipe Tomahawk, c. 1870, the blade with heart cutout, the ash file-branded haft profusely decorated with brass tacks, beaded hide wrap, and metal mouthpiece, patina of long use, lg. 22 More ...