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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1900 item #1398166 (stock #B000)
Alan Kessler Gallery
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Each with a hard parfleche soles, sinew sewn in dark blue, white, greasy yellow, and pink against a white lazy stitched ground. Showing a typical lightning pattern. c. 1890 Length 9 1/4" X Width 3 1/2"
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1900 item #1102417 (stock #B001)
Alan Kessler Gallery
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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
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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 #1398167 (stock #B005)
Alan Kessler Gallery
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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. Provenance: Collected in 1918 in the Edina, Minnesota area.
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 1837 VR item #1398605 (stock #B100)
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A pair of early 19th century beaded deer hide moccasins. Seed beads, deer skin, clear beads, silk ribbon. The moccasins are probably from Niagara Falls area. c. 1830-40 Length 9" Provenance: Owned by Thomas Wistar (1798-1876) a Quaker, who was commissioned by President Grant to arrange treaties with Indian tribes. His papers are in the collection of Haverford College. Sale 1262 Lot 167, Freeman's Auction House in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on November 18, 2006.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1900 item #1401083 (stock #B97)
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Length 10in. fourth quarter 19th century C. 1880-90 Provenance: ex Joe Rivera Collection; ex Eric Sandler Collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Handiwork : Pre 1900 item #1397829 (stock #B99)
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With a buffalo parfleche hard sole. Small seed bead. In pink, green, brown, and greasy yellow. Peco beaded black beads surrounding a red silk edging. c. 1860-70 Length 10 1/4" X Width 3 3/8"
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)
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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
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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
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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)
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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)
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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
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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)
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Crow, c. 1870-1880, 14.5", provenance: Paul Gray