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Plains Elk Antler Quirt

Plains Elk Antler Quirt

Auction:
2636B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Feb 11, 2013
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$2,760$2,300

Plains Elk Antler Quirt, c. second half 19th century, carved with various facets, with braided buffalo hide lash, the hide wrist strap with two lanes of beading, with "pony trader" blue arrows, on a More ...

Chinese School, 19th Century Portrait Miniature of Yeh, Governor of the Kwang-si and Kwang Tung Provinces- taken prisoner of the E...

Chinese School, 19th Century Portrait Miniature of Yeh, Governor of the Kwang-si and Kwang Tung Provinces- taken prisoner of the E...

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2012
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$5,036$4,250

Chinese School, 19th Century Portrait Miniature of "Yeh, Governor of the Kwang-si and Kwang Tung Provinces- taken prisoner of the English January 1858." Unsigned. The subject identified in More ...

European School, 20th Century      Traders in a Market

European School, 20th Century Traders in a Market

Auction:
2606M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 18, 2012
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$237$200

European School, 20th Century Traders in a Market. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 36 x 18 in., framed. Condition: Craquelure, mild surface grime. More ...

African Carved Wood Jug with Figural Top

African Carved Wood Jug with Figural Top

Auction:
2521M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2010
Lot:
284
Sold for:
$59$50

African Carved Wood Jug with Figural Top, possibly Botswana, ht. 26 in, Provenance: Purchased from a trader in Stellenbosch, South Africa. More ...

Four Plains Beaded Medicine Pouches

Four Plains Beaded Medicine Pouches

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
295
Sold for:
$889$750

Four Plains Beaded Medicine Pouches, Crow, two 19th century, both with red pigment, one pony beaded with pink and "pony trader" blue, the other with various trade beads on the fringe; a later canvas More ...

Attributed to Thomas Hewes Hinckley (American, 1813-1896)      Traders Surprised on the Yellow Stone River

Attributed to Thomas Hewes Hinckley (American, 1813-1896) Traders Surprised on the Yellow Stone River

Auction:
2493
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 29, 2010
Lot:
369
Sold for:
$3,200$2,700

Attributed to Thomas Hewes Hinckley (American, 1813-1896) Traders Surprised on the Yellow Stone River Unsigned, titled or inscribed and identified "...From Cooper's novel...Thos. H. More ...

American School, 19th Century      Portraits of Major Charles DeWolf and His Second Wife Elizabeth of Bristol, Rhode I   sland.

American School, 19th Century Portraits of Major Charles DeWolf and His Second Wife Elizabeth of Bristol, Rhode I sland.

Auction:
2482
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 08, 2009
Lot:
477
Sold for:
$7,703$6,500

American School, 19th Century Portraits of Major Charles DeWolf and His Second Wife Elizabeth of Bristol, Rhode I sland.Unsigned, subjects identified in inscriptions on the reverse. Oil on More ...

Twenty MGM 20th Anniversary Press Release Photos with Attached Typed Snipes

Twenty MGM 20th Anniversary Press Release Photos with Attached Typed Snipes

Auction:
2478
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 14, 2009
Lot:
197
Sold for:
$385$325

Twenty MGM 20th Anniversary Press Release Photos with Attached Typed Snipes, including Tugboat Annie; The White Cliffs of Dover; Mrs. Miniver; The Good Earth; Broadway Melody of 1929; Boom Town; More ...

Cockney "Pearly" Button Costume

Cockney "Pearly" Button Costume

Auction:
2460
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 07, 2009
Lot:
560
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Cockney "Pearly" Button Costume, England, 20th century, wool suit with jacket, trousers, vest, tam, and necktie ornamented with mother-of pearl buttons, including stand, overall ht. 68 in. More ...

George L. Bowman (American, 1935-2006)      Lot of Two Works: Northmen

George L. Bowman (American, 1935-2006) Lot of Two Works: Northmen

Auction:
2446
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Mar 06, 2009
Lot:
545
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

George L. Bowman (American, 1935-2006) Lot of Two Works: Northmen and The Traders Each signed "BOWMAN" l.l., also inscribed and signed "...Geo. Bowman" on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 18 x 24 More ...

Southern Plains Beaded Hide and Cloth Moccasins

Southern Plains Beaded Hide and Cloth Moccasins

Auction:
2442
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 24, 2009
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$10,073$8,500

Southern Plains Beaded Hide and Cloth Moccasins, Kiowa, c. last quarter 19th century, the rare hard sole forms with red trade cloth insets on cuffs, beaded bifurcated tongues, long heel fringe, and More ...

Eastern Plains Beaded Buffalo Hide Knife Sheath

Eastern Plains Beaded Buffalo Hide Knife Sheath

Auction:
2442
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 24, 2009
Lot:
175
Unsold
 

Eastern Plains Beaded Buffalo Hide Knife Sheath, Dakota, c. mid-19th century, with rawhide liner, partially beaded on both sides with white, black, and "pony trader" blue pony beaded geometric More ...

Central Plains Beaded Buffalo Hide Bow Case and Quiver

Central Plains Beaded Buffalo Hide Bow Case and Quiver

Auction:
2442
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 24, 2009
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$23,700$20,000

Central Plains Beaded Buffalo Hide Bow Case and Quiver, Lakota (?), c. third quarter 19th century, detailed with fringe and red trade cloth strips, the beaded panels with black and "greasy" yellow More ...

John Whorf (American, 1903-1959)      The Bowsprit

John Whorf (American, 1903-1959) The Bowsprit

Auction:
2422
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 12, 2008
Lot:
647
Sold for:
$29,625$25,000

John Whorf (American, 1903-1959) The Bowsprit Signed and dated "John Whorf. 29" l.l., with a watercolor sketch of a red house shaded by trees on the reverse. Watercolor on paper/board, 19 1/4 More ...

Gregg, Josiah (1806-50?)

Gregg, Josiah (1806-50?)

Auction:
2410
Auction:
Discovery - May 21, 2008
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$237$200

Gregg, Josiah (1806-50?), Commerce of the Prairies: or the Journal of the Santa Fe Trader, New York: Henry G. Langley, 1844, in two volumes, cloth, 8vo, (spines gone, bumped, volume I lacking front More ...

Western Great Lakes Silk Applique and Beaded Cloth Leggings and Pony Beaded Sash

Western Great Lakes Silk Applique and Beaded Cloth Leggings and Pony Beaded Sash

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
336
Sold for:
$8,888$7,500

Western Great Lakes Silk Applique and Beaded Cloth Leggings and Pony Beaded Sash, c. second quarter 19th century, red trade cloth, with finger-woven black faceted and white pony beaded panels for More ...

Southeast Beaded Cloth Bandolier Bag

Southeast Beaded Cloth Bandolier Bag

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
337
Sold for:
$17,775$15,000

Southeast Beaded Cloth Bandolier Bag, Seminole, c. first half 19th century, with triangular flap, dark blue trade cloth with remnant cotton lining, beaded in early concentric and zigzag devices More ...

Gregg, Josiah (1806-50?)

Gregg, Josiah (1806-50?)

Auction:
2386
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2007
Lot:
714
Unsold
 

Gregg, Josiah (1806-50?), Commerce of the Prairies: or the Journal of the Santa Fe Trader, New York: Henry G. Langley, 1844, in two volumes, cloth, 8vo, (spines gone, bumped, volume I lacking front More ...

Rare Ute Beaded Tobacco Flask and Necklace

Rare Ute Beaded Tobacco Flask and Necklace

Auction:
2376
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 23, 2007
Lot:
156
Sold for:
$11,750$10,000

Rare Ute Beaded Tobacco Flask and Necklace, c. third quarter 19th century, the rawhide flask with hide tab, beaded on one side with geometric design using white, "pony trader" blue, black, and pink More ...

Plains Beaded, Quilled, and Painted Hide War Shirt

Plains Beaded, Quilled, and Painted Hide War Shirt

Auction:
2376
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 23, 2007
Lot:
166
Sold for:
$303,000$270,000

Plains Beaded, Quilled, and Painted Hide War Shirt, c. third quarter 19th century, made from two "big-horn" sheep hides with tail and dew claws left on, decorated with multicolored quilled strips More ...

Northern Plains Beaded Cloth and Hide Woman's Dress

Northern Plains Beaded Cloth and Hide Woman's Dress

Auction:
2376
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 23, 2007
Lot:
180
Sold for:
$12,925$11,000

Northern Plains Beaded Cloth and Hide Woman's Dress, Blackfoot, c. 1870, the rectangular buffalo hide yoke with short fringed sleeves and beaded with bands of stepped geometric designs in greasy More ...

Plateau Beaded Commercial Leather Belt Pouch

Plateau Beaded Commercial Leather Belt Pouch

Auction:
2346
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 13, 2007
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

Plateau Beaded Commercial Leather Belt Pouch, c. last quarter 19th century, the large flap beaded with greasy yellow crosses and central "water bug" (?) design on a pony trader blue background, 6 More ...

Central Plains Beaded Hide Moccasins

Central Plains Beaded Hide Moccasins

Auction:
2319
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 13, 2006
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

Central Plains Beaded Hide Moccasins, Cheyenne, c. last quarter 19th century, the hard sole forms with multicolored geometric and steer head (?) devices on a white ground, pony trader blue "buffalo" More ...

Central Plains Beaded and Quilled Hide Pipe Bag

Central Plains Beaded and Quilled Hide Pipe Bag

Auction:
2319
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 13, 2006
Lot:
88
Unsold
 

Central Plains Beaded and Quilled Hide Pipe Bag, Arapaho (?), c. third quarter 19th century, the soft hide bag with simple geometric devices, using pink, pumpkin, and black seed beads on a pony More ...

Apache Beaded Hide Pouch

Apache Beaded Hide Pouch

Auction:
2319
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 13, 2006
Lot:
133
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

Apache Beaded Hide Pouch, Mescalero, c. late 19th century, with commercial hide back, the yellow stained hide front with multicolored geometric devices on a "pony trader" blue background, tin cone More ...

Southern Plains Beaded Hide Pouch

Southern Plains Beaded Hide Pouch

Auction:
2319
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 13, 2006
Lot:
140
Sold for:
$705$600

Southern Plains Beaded Hide Pouch, Comanche, c. late 19th century, the trapezoid form with edge-beaded tabs from the bottom, the front brick-stitched with multicolored geometric devices on a "pony More ...

Great Lakes Loom Beaded Bandolier Bag

Great Lakes Loom Beaded Bandolier Bag

Auction:
2319
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 13, 2006
Lot:
241A
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

Great Lakes Loom Beaded Bandolier Bag, Ojibwa, c. last quarter 19th century, backed with red trade cloth, multicolored geometric devices on a white ground, the tabs with greasy yellow, pony trader More ...

Framed License to Trade with Indians

Framed License to Trade with Indians

Auction:
2319
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 13, 2006
Lot:
272
Sold for:
$411$350

Framed License to Trade with Indians, a license for trader John Eddy to trade at the Sac and Fox Agency Indian Territory, 1885, not examined out of frame, 12 1/4 x 7 3/4 in. More ...

Photograph Album of A. B. Weaver, Indian Trader

Photograph Album of A. B. Weaver, Indian Trader

Auction:
2319
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 13, 2006
Lot:
408
Sold for:
$705$600

Photograph Album of A. B. Weaver, Indian Trader, Albuquerque, New Mexico, c. 1900, fifty photographs of New Mexican landscapes, pueblos, and Native Americans, the last photograph marked "The Aztec More ...

Edwin Lord Weeks (American, 1849-1903)    Trader with Camels on the Shore

Edwin Lord Weeks (American, 1849-1903) Trader with Camels on the Shore

Auction:
2299
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 18, 2005
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$9,400$8,000

Edwin Lord Weeks (American, 1849-1903) Trader with Camels on the Shore Signed, inscribed and dated "E.L Weeks Tanjer '78" l.l. Oil on canvas, 13 1/4 x 23 1/2 in. (33.5 x 59.5 cm), in a period More ...