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Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Container

Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Container

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$400$325

Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Container, 19th century, Penobscot, decorated with foliate and bird imagery on sides and lid, ht. 2 3/4, lg. 4 in. More ...

Large Northeast Birch Bark Pictorial Container

Large Northeast Birch Bark Pictorial Container

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
213
Sold for:
$308$250

Large Northeast Birch Bark Pictorial Container, Penobscot, c. 1890s, one side has an image of a woman, the other a fish, tied together with cane strips, ht. 16 in. More ...

Northeast Birch Bark Box

Northeast Birch Bark Box

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
214
Sold for:
$492$400

Northeast Birch Bark Box, Penobscot, c. 1850s, the oval lidded form with whip-stitch edge and incised a panel contained an enclosed design with trees and traditional foliate motifs, (damage, lid More ...

Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Box

Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Box

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
215
Unsold
 

Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Box, Penobscot, c. 1850s, the oval lidded form with whip-stitch edge and incised with a wide panel containing traditional foliate motifs, (damage), ht. 8 1/4, wd. 11 1/4 More ...

Two Northeast Pictorial Birch Bark Containers

Two Northeast Pictorial Birch Bark Containers

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$677$550

Two Northeast Pictorial Birch Bark Containers, late 19th century, lidded boxes each decorated with floral motifs, ht. 7, wd. 10, and ht. 5 1/2, wd. 7 1/4 in. More ...

Northeast Model Birch Bark Cradle and Hide Doll

Northeast Model Birch Bark Cradle and Hide Doll

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
217
Sold for:
$185$150

Northeast Model Birch Bark Cradle and Hide Doll, Canada, hide doll with bead decoration placed inside a shaped birch bark cradle, ht. 13 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Chilkat Blanket

Northwest Coast Chilkat Blanket

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Northwest Coast Chilkat Blanket, c. 1890s, woven of mountain goat wool and cedar bark, in a classic form line pattern incorporating animal parts relating to a clan's crest animal, (faded, losses), More ...

Five Indian Baskets

Five Indian Baskets

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
436
Sold for:
$338$275

Five Indian Baskets, early 20th century, the basket with beaded rim from central California, the globular basket with triangular pattern from northern Modoc, California, two Tsimshian cedar bark, More ...

Two Northwest Coast Basketry Bottles

Two Northwest Coast Basketry Bottles

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
489
Unsold
 

Two Northwest Coast Basketry Bottles, the shorter Tsimshian, c. 1900, with twined cedar bark and polychrome decorations over a jar, the second Tlingit, c. 1900, with bark-twined spruce root on a More ...

Aboriginal Bark Painting

Aboriginal Bark Painting

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
69
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Aboriginal Bark Painting, attributed to George Milpurrupurru (1934-1998), c. late 1960s, "Dupan-Final Rites Ceremony," natural pigments on eucalyptus bark, (some small holes in the bark), 52 1/2 x More ...

Aboriginal Bark Painting

Aboriginal Bark Painting

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
70
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Aboriginal Bark Painting, depicting spiders and webs, painted by Lipundja, at the Milingimbi Methodist Mission, Arnhem Land, June 1967, natural pigments on eucalyptus bark with label verso, (some More ...

Two Plains Hand Drums

Two Plains Hand Drums

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
159
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Plains Hand Drums, Potawatomi, Kansas, fourth quarter 19th century, hide stretched around bark frames with sinew strapping, traces of pigments on the front of the larger, red painted design on More ...

Northeast Moose Hair-embroidered Birch Bark Card Case

Northeast Moose Hair-embroidered Birch Bark Card Case

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
183
Sold for:
$461$375

Northeast Moose Hair-embroidered Birch Bark Card Case, Huron, c. third quarter 19th century, decorated with foliate designs on both sides, 3 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. Provenance: Deaccessioned from the More ...

Micmac Quilled Birch Bark Box

Micmac Quilled Birch Bark Box

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
305
Sold for:
$677$550

Micmac Quilled Birch Bark Box, Quebec, dated on bottom "1853," lidded and decorated with geometric designs, (minor quill loss), ht. 2 1/4, dia. 3 3/4 in. More ...

Large Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Hamper

Large Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Hamper

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
308
Sold for:
$584$475

Large Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Hamper, Penobscot, early 20th century, with pictorial floral designs, ht. 23 1/4 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Bentwood Halibut Hook

Northwest Coast Bentwood Halibut Hook

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$492$400

Northwest Coast Bentwood Halibut Hook, Makah, 19th century, cedar bark wrapping and bone barb, dark brown patina to the wood, lg. 6 in. Provenance: Dr. John Schaeffer collection, Lake Monroe, More ...

Three Carved Portrait Heads

Three Carved Portrait Heads

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Three Carved Portrait Heads, Georgia, late 19th/early 20th century, the largest head carved from a cherry log possibly depicting a balding white male, the other two figures carved from pine logs More ...

Eleven Small Utilitarian/Decorative Items

Eleven Small Utilitarian/Decorative Items

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1201
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Eleven Small Utilitarian/Decorative Items, 19th century, a colorless Sandwich glass lamp with make-do base, a small Native basket, two miniature side chairs, a birch bark box, small powder flask More ...

Three Northeast Indian Birch Bark Lidded Boxes

Three Northeast Indian Birch Bark Lidded Boxes

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1075
Unsold
 

Three Northeast Indian Birch Bark Lidded Boxes, late 19th century, one with a quill-decorated lid, ht. 3 1/4, 2, and 2 in. More ...

Papier-mache "Growler" Barking Bulldog Toy

Papier-mache "Growler" Barking Bulldog Toy

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
914
Sold for:
$861$700

Papier-mache "Growler" Barking Bulldog Toy, late 19th/early 20th century, with working pull-chain action, lg. 19 1/2 in. More ...

Five Miniature Paint-decorated Canoes

Five Miniature Paint-decorated Canoes

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
180
Sold for:
$584$475

Five Miniature Paint-decorated Canoes, late 19th/20th century, four carved canoes with painted hulls and a birch bark canoe with white-painted hull, lg. to 15 1/2 in. The Collection of Gail & Don More ...

Pair of Gilt-bronze Table Frames

Pair of Gilt-bronze Table Frames

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
510
Sold for:
$308$250

Pair of Gilt-bronze Table Frames, France, 19th century, modeled with oak leaves surrounding an oval bark frame, lg. 14 1/4 in. More ...

Two Australian Aborigine Bark Paintings

Two Australian Aborigine Bark Paintings

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1097
Sold for:
$277$225

Two Australian Aborigine Bark Paintings, Onepelli area, Western Arnhem land, c. 1970s, done on eucalyptus bark, the first by Billinyakka Nabege, depicting two birds, the second depicting a pregnant More ...

Northwest Coast Cedar Bark Basket

Northwest Coast Cedar Bark Basket

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1259
Unsold
 

Northwest Coast Cedar Bark Basket, Tsimshian, c. 1900, with abstract design on lid and basket, ht. 3 in. More ...

Walter Slowinski Studio Pottery Covered Vessel

Walter Slowinski Studio Pottery Covered Vessel

Auction:
3110T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
2105
Unsold
 

Walter Slowinski Studio Pottery Covered Vessel, Brattleboro, Vermont, late 20th century, stoneware with natural bark handle, approx. ht. 13 1/2 in. Provenance: Collection of Malcolm and Marjorie More ...

Memorandum of Whaler's Outfits. Bark Greyhound's First Voyage, October 27, 1866.

Memorandum of Whaler's Outfits. Bark Greyhound's First Voyage, October 27, 1866.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1201
Sold for:
$738$600

Memorandum of Whaler's Outfits. Bark Greyhound's First Voyage, October 27, 1866. New Bedford: A. Taber & Brother, Booksellers and Stationers, and Dealers in Charts and Nautical Instruments, c. 1866. More ...

Bardayal "Lofty" Nadjamerrek (Kunwinjku Aboriginal, c. 1926-2009) Bark Painting

Bardayal "Lofty" Nadjamerrek (Kunwinjku Aboriginal, c. 1926-2009) Bark Painting

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Bardayal "Lofty" Nadjamerrek (Kunwinjku Aboriginal, c. 1926-2009) Bark Painting, depicting a Dugong, c. 1970s, 26 x 16 1/2 in. Provenance: A private San Diego, California, collection; Church More ...

Five Akan Figurative Goldweights

Five Akan Figurative Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
102
Unsold
 

Five Akan Figurative Goldweights, a farmer figure, ht. 2 3/8; a gold miner, ht. 1 1/2; an armed guard with two men carrying a wooden box, ht. 2 1/4; a man firing two mounted cannons, 7/8 x 1 1/4; More ...

Northwest Coast Chilkat Blanket

Northwest Coast Chilkat Blanket

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
328
Unsold
 

Northwest Coast Chilkat Blanket, c. 1900, woven of mountain goat wool and cedar bark in pale yellow and blue against a black background, classic form representing a bear under water, wd. 59 in. More ...

Two Iron-bladed Timber Tools

Two Iron-bladed Timber Tools

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
539
Sold for:
$37$30

Two Iron-bladed Timber Tools, 19th century, used for removal of bark, lg. 20 to 24 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...