mask Historic Estates

Nov 6th Nov 7th, 2004
5th Annual Antique Indian Art
and
Advertising Auction

LOT#110 FANTASTIC CIRCA -1890 HAIDA FRONTLET
CEDAR 7" TALL X 5.75" WIDE. FIRST TIME OFFERED. BELONGED TO GINUAAN - CHIEF OF DADENS. THIS MASK WAS PUBLISHED IN 1992 ON THE COVER OF "OUR CHIEFS AND ELDERS" U.B.C. PRESS. "A GEM".
LOT#108 CAPTAIN ANDY BROWN ARGILLITE TOTEM
12" TALL CLASSIC CAPTAIN ANDY BROWN POLE. A REPAIR NOTED ON THE EAGLES TORSO AND ANOTHER REPAIR TO A BREAK APPROXIMATELY 2" FROM THE BASE. ALSO A SMALL FLAKE OFF THE EAGLES BACK FEATHER.
LOT#106 SUPERB CAPTAIN BROWN ARGILLITE POLE
12" TALL. 2 FLAKES OFF THE BACK OF THE EAGLES WINGS AND A SMALL ALMOST INVISIBLE REPAIR ON THE BASE. "AS NICE AS THEY COME".
LOT#104  MATCHING PAIR OF ARGILLITE TOTEMS
EACH PIECE IS 6.5" TALL. SIGNED MOSES INGRAM HAIDA, B.C.
LOT#102 LARGE HAIDA ARGILLITE TOTEM POLE
12.75" TALL POLE SIGNED MOSES INGRAM.
LOT#100 HUGE OLD BENTWOOD BOX FROM KITWANGA
CIRCA-1900 22" TALL X 18.5"WIDE X 18" LONG. SCARCE LARGE SIZED KERFED, STEAMED AND BENT BOX FROM THE VILLAGE OF KITWANGA. NO LID. ORIGINAL WOODEN PEGS, LATER ON REINFORCED WITH IRON NAILS + TWINE.
LOT#98  CIRCA-1900 KITWANGA  BENTWOOD BOX
RECENTLY COLLECTED AT THE VILLAGE OF KITWANCOOL NEAR KITWANGA, BRITISH COLUMBIA. KERFED, STEAMED AND BENT. ORIGINAL WOODEN PEGGED CORNERS WITH LATER IRON NAIL REINFORCEMENTS. PLEASENT SMOKEY SMELL INSIDE. NO LID. A VERY NICE BOX. 16.5" TALL X 14" WIDE X 13" LONG.
LOT#96 SIGNED SOUTH WEST STERLING BRACELET
A VERY FINE CONTEMPORARY PIECE. MARKED STERLING. SIGNED A. ARTHUR 87
LOT#95 LOVELY SOUTH WEST STERLING BRACELET
CONTEMPORARY PIECE PROBABLY MADE IN THE 1980'S. INCREDIBLE WORKMANSHIP. STAMPED STERLING.
LOT#93 ARGILLITE PLAQUE BY RUFUS MOODY
THIS IS A VERY COMPLEX TIERED ARGILLITE CARVING. 9" X 6.25". SIGNED RUFUS MOODY SKIDEGATE MISSION Q.C.I.B.C. THREE TINY FLEABITES NOTED ON THE EDGE. " AS NICE AS THEY COME "
LOT#91 VERY FINE MOSES INGRAM ARGILLITE POLE
8.25" TALL " A CLASSIC". SIGNED IN THE USUAL WAY. MOSES INGRAM HAIDA, B.C.
LOT#89 LARGE HAIDA ARGILLITE TOTEM POLE
ONE OF A MATCHING PAIR SIGNED MOSES INGRAM (SEE #87 FOR THE TWIN).12.5" TALL. GOOD CONDITION.
LOT#87 ARGILLITE TOTEM POLE - 12.5
ONE OF A MATCHING PAIR SIGNED MOSES INGRAM(SEE # 89 FOR THE TWIN).12.5" TALL. GOOD CONDITION
LOT#85 LARGE 16
ONE OF MOSES INGRAMS FINEST WORKS. SIGNED ON THE BOTTOM MOSES INGRAM SKEDEGATE B.C. 16" TALL. OLD BREAK AND REPAIR 4" FROM TOP.
LOT#83 ARGILLITE POLE ON BOARD SIGNED DIXON
THE OWNER OF THIS PIECE FELT IT WAS A SIGNIFICANT ITEM. HE CALLED IT A MOURNING POLE. ARGILLITE = 5" LONG MOUNTED ON BOARD. SIGNED PAT DIXON 72'