DoneSat, May 5, 2007 6:00 PM UTC
North American Native Art & Artifacts Auction
Over 400 items featuring an important 19th C. Northwest Coast raven frontlet, 19th C. figural D-Adze and 19th C. grease dish all with family provenance; Mungo Martin's eagle frontlet, a large collection of fine old coastal and interior baskets, trays, basketry covered bottles and basketry hats, Pima trays, a large Hupa acorn basket, 19th C. Tlingits, Nez Perce corn husk bags. On behalf of the Public Trustee of B.C. a collection of 56 carved masks, rattles and paddles include Reg Davidson, Art Thompson, Richard Hunt, Norman Tait and Beau Dick. Beadwork of all description include a pair of Comanche moccasins ca. 1880 and 19th C. fully beaded Blackfoot moccasins and a fine Meti embroidered buckskin vest ca. 1890. 20 Haida carved argillite totems, stone arrowheads and mauls, old Navajo rugs, painted parfleche containers, Southwest pottery and kachinas, Inuit sculptures, paintings and silkscreens, jewelry and much more.......