-Hopi Polychrome kachina doll by Wilson Tewaquaptewa
-One of the earliest works
of Wilson Tewaquaptewa
-Height: 12 and 1/4 inches
-Wilson Tewaquaptewa (1871-1960)was the last chief of Old Oraibi. He produced Kachina dolls which are a combination of many dolls and figments of his own imagination. He believed that you didn't carve actual Kachinas for the tourist market. His dolls are usually monochromatic in color (brown, ochre and white and black)...
Monumental in size, pair of Italian Painted / Gilt Wooden Candelabras, Torchieres, ca. 1800 - 1850. Stunning matching pair with eleven (11) candle holders on each candelabra and adorned with wooden bells. Some wear due to age and use, but otherwise in very good condition. 33 1/4" high x 21 1/2" diameter. Ex: D. Klingel collection, Florida. A torch is a hand tool which provides light or heat...
-Hopi Polychrome Wood Kachina Doll
-Rare Variant either Red Fox Kachina(Sikyataqa A Runner) or Chipmunk Kachina (Kona A Runner)
-Red Fox Kachina : Yello sack mask with feathers on top of head. Rag ruff, Breech Clout. Yellow body paint. He carries a yucca leaf whip to whip his victims.
Chipmunk Kachina : Yellow Case mask with tube mouth, with black, white, and red vertical stripes on back similar to those on the head. He carries a yucca leaf whip and whips his victims...
-Hopi Wood Polychrome Kachina Doll
-Bison Maiden Kachina Doll
-Mosairu Kachina Buffalo Girl
-Height: 9 1/4 inches
- The Buffalo Dance my be given during the interval between the Soyal or Solistice Ceremony and the Powamu or Bean Dance. Usually, two girls and two boys dance as Buffalo and Buffalo Girl accompanied by a large male chorus. It is one of the dances most frequently seen off reservation.
Tonto Salado Polychrome Olla ca. 1340 to 1450 ad, this olla was found on private land near Globe, AZ. It was found broken and glued back
together, it has approx.: 1 to 2% missing the owner that found it started to restore the tiny missing shards but didn't complete it. It is
approx.: 15"high X 18-1/2" wide, real big olla. It has strong paint with no paint enhancement. Please refer to pictures.
A "Certificate Of Authenticity, Release and Disclosure" Statement will be provided...
Anasazi/Jeditto polychrome olla black on orange with white outline cir 1250 to 1300 ad, broken glued with approx: 5% professional restoration, it is approx: 4.5" high X 5.5" wide. A "Certificate Of Authenticity, Release and Disclosure" Statement will be provided. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN BUYING OR MAKING A OFFER PLEASE EMAIL ME TIM JONES AT email@example.com
This pitcher is a Tularosa / Mogollon / Cibola white ware from 1200 to 1300 ad, black on white pitcher with a double effigy handle (clay animal effigy handle with a human figure painted on it, all original) Tularosa is a time period of 100 years that was used by many different tribes from New Mexico to Arizona.
This extremely rare 2 3/4" fishhook is made with the original metal barb and with the original cordage. Being such a perishable material, I have never seen another. It was found in the Pacific Northwest.
Antique Native American Indian Basket.
Woven Straw with Pattern.
15" long. 12" Opening Diameter.
Condition issues! Hole in bottom. Parts of rim are undone. Larges gap or tear is about 1/2" from rim.
Tribe Maker unknown.
Pueblo, Cochiti Pottery Figure of a Male with Hair Bun, New Mexico, ca. 1890. Some wear and chips to feet due to age as seen in images. Otherwise in very good condition. 7" high x 4 3/4" wide x 2 1/2" deep. According to Bruce Shackelford of Antiques Roadshow, "these figures were made strictly to sell to the tourist...
This high quality reddish brown dovetail blade, made from a handsomely variegated Buffalo River Chert (RLK 10), was purchased on eBay by the current owner. Dating into the early Archaic, c.11,000 to 8,000 B.P, it measures 5 ¾” in length and 1 11/16” in width, was reportedly found in Humphreys County, Tennessee, and has been in the collections of Steve Wilbur and Paul Richter Sr...
This great pair of Paleo Clovis Points (RLK.7 and RLK.8), dating c.13,000 – 10,000 BP, was purchased by the current owner from the late Calvin Howard, known world-wide for his accuracy in artifact authentication. Measuring 3 7/16” and 3 13/16” in length, the writer grades both of the points at a 9+ grade with no significant chips or dings...
A rare mid to late 19th Century Native American Indian beadwork glengarry hat / cap in a less typical form and fully beaded. There are some slight losses but basically it is in excellent condition. It is quite a tricky thing to measure but it has a diameter of approximately 7.5" / 19cms across the opening.
Reddish brown sack mask to which are fastened three gourds, one on top and one over each ear, and painted reddish brown. Rag ruff. Kilt made from a woman's old dress. Body painted with red-brown clay. He carries a feather and a rattle. Koyemsi is the most common Hopi clown. He appears in Mixed Kachina Dances and sometimes a group of Koyemsi appear in a dance of their own. At First Mesa they are said to sing Zuni songs. Wooden rattle in right hand. Circa 1920. 9 1/4 inches in height.
Reddish brown sack mask to which are fastened three gourds, one on top and one over each ear, and painted reddish brown. Rag ruff. Kilt made from a woman's old dress. Body painted with red-brown clay. He carries a feather and a rattle. Koyemsi is the most common Hopi clown. He appears in Mixed Kachina Dances and sometimes a group of Koyemsi appear in a dance of their own. At First Mesa they are said to sing Zuni songs. Circa 1920. 9 1/4 inches in height.
Black case mask with diamond shaped eyes, mouth showing teeth, and a beard. Cloth or fur ruff. Breech clout, body covered with antelope, sheep, or goat skin, with hair on, red moccasins. Black horizontal stripes on lower legs and forearms. Carries bow in right hand, and a quiver full of arrows over left shoulder...
Anasazi/Puerco black on white pitcher cir 1030 to 1150 ad, handle is intact, it is boken and reglued with no restoration, it is approx: 9.5" tall X 7.5" wide. A "Certificate Of Authenticity, Release and Disclosure" Statement will be provided. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN BUYING PLEASE EMAIL ME TIM JONES AT firstname.lastname@example.org
A fantastic Northwest Coast basket, Ca. 1910 A.D.
Gorgeous basket, with fine weaving and great color inside and out. Ex. Atlanta auction company. 9" across by 5-1/2" tall.