Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
DoneSun, Jun 23, 2013 7:00 PM GMT
Native Art & Artifacts Auction
Featuring 19TH C. Bella Coola dance mask, mid 19TH C. Tsimshian bent wood treasure box, family provenance dating back 150 years, early 20TH. C. bent wood box by Captain Carpenter, Original Bill Reid charcoal drawing, Robert Davidson silver bracelet, 19TH C. beadwork include superb Woodlands Cree octopus bag, Chippewan tobacco bag, Glenbow deaccessioned Sioux possible bag, Ojibway bandolier bag ca. 1860 and Glenbow deaccessioned Winnebago Vest ca. 1900. Fine carvings incude Quileute wolf head feast bowl ca. 1890, Tlingit Chief's staff sections ca. 1880, 2 Tlingit 19TH C. figural halibut hooks, Charlie James totem, large Beau Dick tsonoqua bowl used at 7 potlatches, collection of Tsimshian totems, superb 19TH C. Nuu-chah-nulth model traveling canoe. Bill Reid silver cufflinks signed "Haida Art Reid", David Neel gold grizzly bear design box, Haida gold bracelet by Arthur Adams and ring by Jay Simeon, Navajo silver and morenci turquoise squash blossom necklace ca. 1930's. Argillite carvings include transformation man into killer whale lidded box and a wasco-killer whale lidded bowl. Abraham Anghik Ruben bronze sculpture, soapstone carvings and a wood raven mask. Collection of Inuit carvings and prints from the Lorne Balshine estate. Chief Henry Speck painting, serigraphs by Bill Reid and Robert Davidson, collection of Navajo rugs, Southwest pottery and jewelry.....