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Cabinet of Curiosities

These pieces are offered from Jeff's extensive personal collection of antique, historic and contemporary Native American arts and artifacts.

 Fossil Walrus Ivory & Baltic Amber Necklace

Fossil Walrus Ivory & Baltic Amber Necklace

1980's Fossil Walrus Ivory & Baltic Amber Necklace by Robert Kanalse. Item measures 15 ¼” necklace, made with 24 faceted Baltic amber beads and fossil walrus ivory beaver, bird and frog fetishes with large (3”x 1 ½”) fossil ivory hand motif central pendant.

Provenance: The Ramon and Colina Yazzie collection, Gallup, New Mexico
Fossil Walrus Ivory & Baltic Amber Necklace $6500.00  per piece
Coiled Salish Basket

Coiled Salish Basket

1915 Coiled Salish basketry container, in a rectanglular squared shape, with a more narrow base; design consists of sparse rows of small embricated cream squares, with dark sides throughout the surface. Origin: Salish, Size: 18” across at top x 12” high.
Coiled Salish Basket $3500.00  per piece
Cradle

Cradle

26" long Cradle, Fraser River Salish, basketry, imbricated design, 1900.
Cradle $3750.00  per piece
Hand Woven Wool Rug

Hand Woven Wool Rug

Hand woven wool rug, unknown Navajo artist. Measures 71½” x 41” .

Provenance: Reservation Collected, 1980’s
Hand Woven Wool Rug $1500.00  per piece
Hopi Coil Basket with Handle

Hopi Coil Basket with Handle

Hopi Coil Basket with Handle, CA 1920’s. Origin: Second Mesa, Arizona. Old This Hopi coiled bowl-shaped basket with handle is an unusual piece. Dimensions: 7” tall x 10” (approximately) diameter.
Hopi Coil Basket with Handle $1500.00  per piece
Hopi Wicker Basket

Hopi Wicker Basket

Hopi Wicker Basket CA 1940’s, Origin: Second Mesa, Arizona. This is an Unusual example of a bowl-shaped wicker weaving. Colours are still bright.
Hopi Wicker Basket $725.00  per piece
Pair of late 19th century Apache horsehair quirts.

Pair of late 19th century Apache horsehair quirts.

Pair of late 19th century Apache horsehair quirts. $750.00  per piece
Plains Indian Dolls

Plains Indian Dolls

Late 19th century Plains Indian Dolls. Bodies are hand made of stuffed muslin cloth, with hide for head, hands and feet. Hand stitched with cotton cord; faces are hand painted. Man is wearing faded red cotton shirt, white leggings, beaded moccasins and sash of braided yarn; cotton string hair, measures 11” high. Woman is wearing dark plains style dress with beadwork, red leggings, beaded moccasins and waist sash of braided yarn, and a hide and beadwork choker. Woman measures 10¾”. Provenance: Puchased 1993 from Will Channing.
Plains Indian Dolls $3500.00  per piece

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