Alan Kessler Gallery
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1900 item #1102417 (stock #B001)
Alan Kessler Gallery
$3250.00
A rare pair of ceremonial Tlingit pictorial moccasins circa 1890. With central eagle forms on a red trade cloth, floral beaded designs, metal faceted beads, ribbon trim, and peco beading on the edges of the cuffs. Excellent condition. One of the finest pairs that I have ever owned. Dimensions: 9 3/4" long.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1900 item #1102416 (stock #B002)
Alan Kessler Gallery
$750.00
Iroquois beaded hide moccasins circa 1890. With pony beads, puckered toes. Almost mint condition. Dimensions: 9 3/4" long
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1900 item #1101541 (stock #B003)
Alan Kessler Gallery
SOLD
A pair of Sioux buffalo hide moccasins circa 1880. With dark blue, red, white hearts, and green in geometric square and triangular designs. Excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1900 item #633314 (stock #B005)
Alan Kessler Gallery
$2850.00
c. 1890. Exceptionally large pair of men's buffalo hide moccasins with metal-faceted beads. Excellent condition, supple hide. Calico cloth around the top edges. Approximately 11" in length.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1900 item #1102420 (stock #B005)
Alan Kessler Gallery
$450.00
A pair of Athabascan moccasins circa 1890-1900. With floral beaded designs. Excellent condition, with soft and supple hide and some soiling on the bottoms. Dimensions: 9 1/4" long.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1920 item #1103885 (stock #C001)
Alan Kessler Gallery
$750.00
A Hopi wicker tray with geometric spiral designs circa 1920-1930. Excellent condition, with normal fading. 15" diameter
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1920 item #1103882 (stock #C002)
Alan Kessler Gallery
SOLD
A uncommon Hopi polychrome mudhead pottery vessel circa 1920-1930. It is very unusual to have a mudhead depicted on a pottery vessel. Excellent condition, with no loss. 6 1/2" diameter
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1920 item #1103877 (stock #C003)
Alan Kessler Gallery
$1,650.00
A polychrome Hopi wicker tray circa 1920-1930. Depicting a Palik Mana wearing an elaborate tableta and a woman's shawl. On the back of the tray there is an uncommon reversal of the image which shows the figure's backside. It is also rare in that the entire body is shown, rather than just the face. Excellent condition, with normal fading on the front. 13" diameter
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1920 item #1103891 (stock #C004)
Alan Kessler Gallery
$125.00
A Hopi wicker tray circa 1920. With geometric designs. Good condition with some stitch loss, and some fading. 10 1/4" diameter
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1920 item #1103889 (stock #C006)
Alan Kessler Gallery
$175.00
A Hopi coiled tray circa 1940. With geometric designs and glass bead suspensions. Good condition, with minor soiling, minor stitch loss, and normal fading. 9 3/4" diameter
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1900 item #1085326 (stock #D001)
Alan Kessler Gallery
Price on Request
Circa 1870-1880. Red felt trade cloth childrens capote with beaded hide rondels and beaded suspensions. Excellent condition with only minor bead loss and one tiny burn hole on the back. Dimensions: 15" wide x 33" tall; 37" wide at tip of sleeves; 2 1/2" diameter rondels.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1900 item #1044350 (stock #D002)
Alan Kessler Gallery
SOLD
Rare, beaded hide, sinew sewn, miniature Sioux Blanket Strip circa 1880. Decorated with four central medallions with geometric designs. It is attached to a red textile. This may be one of the smallest blaket strips known. The strip measures 30 1/2" Long x 1 1/2" Wide, and the medallions are 2 1/8" in diameter. The red textile measures 43" Tall x 40" Wide.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1900 item #631300 (stock #D007)
Alan Kessler Gallery
$1350.00
Cheyenne beaded bag with tin cone suspension that sound like bells. c. 1880, 5.75" x 2.375".
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1900 item #631406 (stock #D008)
Alan Kessler Gallery
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Crow, c. 1870-1880, 14.5", provenance: Paul Gray
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1900 item #631378 (stock #D008)
Alan Kessler Gallery
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This is a Crow parfleche made of raw hide, used as storage containers. c. 1890-1900, 25.25" x 11.5"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1900 item #1376517 (stock #D008a)
Alan Kessler Gallery
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A matched pair of Sioux medicine cylinder parfleches, with red textile material, painted in yellow, red, blue, green c.1890, Large one: length 10 1/4", top diameter 3", bottom diameter 2", Small one: length 12 1/8", top diameter 3 7/8", bottom diameter 2 3/8"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1900 item #813644 (stock #D009)
Alan Kessler Gallery
SOLD
Plateau Parfleche c.1880-1890, size 24" x 13 1/4", Buffalo hide tie, Provenance: Nelson - Atkins Museum Trust, Kansas City, MO, excellent condition, slight soiling from age and wear.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1900 item #631411 (stock #D011)
Alan Kessler Gallery
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Sioux Baby carrier with tree dweller figure beaded on flap, c 1890. Provenance: Dennis Lessard Collection; 30"