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    Kenny Keezer small natural curl basket
    Kenny Keezer small natural curl basket

    Kenny Keezer Small Natural Curl Basket

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    Kenny Keezer Small Natural Curl Basket

    Kenny Keezer is the youngest son of famed basket maker Clara Keezer. He is a member of the Passamaquoddy tribe of Maine, one of the four tribes of the Wabanaki Alliance.

    This small basket with curls and braided sweetgrass is woven from naturally colored brown ash.

    Size: 2 5/8 in. diameter; 3 in. high, including finial.

    Materials: brown ash, sweetgrass.

    $80.00
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    Jeremy Frey Yellow Point Basket
    Jeremy Frey Yellow Point Basket

    Jeremy Frey Yellow Point Basket

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    Jeremy Frey Yellow Point Basket

    Jeremy Frey is one of the top basket makers in the country, having won Best of Show awards at the Heard Museum Indian Fair and Market as well as Santa Fe Indian Market. He is a member of the Passamaquoddy tribe of Maine, one of the four tribes of the Wabanaki Alliance.

    Read about the artist here.

    An expertly woven point baskets in colors not usually associated with Jeremy Frey: yellow and black. Striking!

    Size: 6 1/4 in. diameter; 6 1/2″ high, including finial.

    Materials: brown ash, sweetgrass, dyes.

    $1,600.00
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    Decontie & Brown Wabanaki vine earrings
    Decontie & Brown Wabanaki vine earrings

    Decontie & Brown Wabanaki Vine Earrings

    Decontie & Brown Wabanaki Vine Earrings

    An explosion of vivid color and design, these museum quality collector earrings are meticulously hand crafted in turquoise, lapis lazuli, jet, healarite and are set in .935 Argentium silver.

    The black vine pattern is in honor of traditional Wabanaki vine motifs and is a striking contrast to the lime green backdrop. Daring, dramatic and definitely different!

    – 1 1/4 in. diameter

    – Easy hook style back

    – Hypo allergenic, highly tarnish resistant Argentium silver

     

     

    $775.00
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    Dolly Barnes round basket
    Dolly Barnes round basket

    Dolly Barnes Round Basket

    Dolly Barnes Round Basket

    Dolly Barnes learned how to weave from her mother, renowned basket maker Molly Neptune Parker. In this basket, she used a color palette reminiscent of colors Molly typically uses.

    5 1/2 inches diameter x 3 inches high

    $200.00
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    Loa Ryan Steam Bent Basket
    Loa Ryan Steam Bent Basket

    Loa Ryan Steam Bent Basket

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    Loa Ryan Steam Bent Basket

    Loa Ryan is a well respected Tsimshian basket maker and educator. She has won many awards at Native American art fairs, and has taught many how to weave.

    This is a rugged and earthy-looking basket, with an inner core of steam-bent red cedar bark covered on the sides with wild cherry bark. Yellow cedar bark is used for the stitching; a red cedar cape with a hanging loop tops the whole basket beautifully.

    The basket is in excellent condition and is signed by the artist.

    4 1/4 in. high x 2 3/4 in. wide x 4 1/2 deep

    $350.00
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    Dewey Owle Poplar-Cherry Bowl
    Dewey Owle Poplar-Cherry Bowl

    Dewey Owle Poplar-Cherry Bowl

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    Dewey Owle Poplar-Cherry Bowl

    Dewey Owle is a wood carver from Cherokee, North Carolina. He uses exotic woods to turn very attractive bowls, often combining two kinds of wood for contrast.

    This base of this bowl is poplar wood; the rim is cherry. Beautiful grain in the poplar wood; dark lines in the cherry provide nice contrast.

    8 in. diameter x 4 7/8 in. high

    $100.00
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    Dewey Owle maple-bubinga bowl
    Dewey Owle Sycamore-Walnut bow

    Dewey Owle Maple-Bubinga Bowl

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    Dewey Owle Maple-Bubinga Bowl

    Dewey Owle is a wood carver from Cherokee, North Carolina. He uses exotic woods to turn very attractive bowls, often combining two kinds of wood for contrast.

    This base of this bowl is maple wood; the rim is bubinga. The maple contains a number of worm holes and other markings that give it great character.

    9 1/2 in. diameter x 4 1/2 in. high

    $110.00
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    Charles Kokuluk Pintail Duck
    Charles Kokuluk Pintail Duck

    Charles Kokuluk Pintail Duck

    Charles Kokuluk Pintail Duck

    An elegantly carved and colored (scrimshaw) pintail duck with beautiful features.

    Signed and dated 4-2008

    3 3/8 in. long x 1 in. high x 5/8 in. wide.

    $275.00
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    Al Mayac ivory bufflehead duck
    Al Mayac ivory bufflehead duck

    Al Mayac Ivory Bufflehead Duck

    Al Mayac Ivory Bufflehead Duck

    A  flying bufflehead duck by Inupiaq artist Al Mayac, of the respected Mayac family of ivory carvers. The contrasts in the carving’s colors presents a sharp contrast with the natural white walrus tusk. Depicted in flight, the duck is supported on a base.

    Date is unknown, but it is c. late 20th or early 21st century.

    3 1/2 in. long x 1 5/8 in. high x 1 1/2 in. wide.

    Please note that products containing any ivory or other marine mammal components cannot be shipped to New York or California. As of this writing, it is still legal to ship these products to all other states. Click here to see a brochure published by the U.S. Department of the Interior with more details on this topic.

    If you are interested in having this product shipped outside the United States, please call 207 967-2122 to discuss permit requirements.

    $275.00
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    Mary Tafoya Rolled Turquoise Bead Fish Necklace
    Mary Tafoya Turquoise Rolled Turquoise Bead Fish Necklace

    Mary Tafoya Rolled Turquoise Bead Fish Necklace

    Mary Tafoya Rolled Turquoise Bead Fish Necklace

    Mary Tafoya creates innovative designs in mosaic which sets her apart from most other Santo Domingo pueblo artists. Her mosaic designs are often backed with serpentine, a departure from shell, wood or other materials typically used by artists from her pueblo.

    The rolled turquoise in the title refers to the rounded turquoise beads of the necklace itself. These beads are more time consuming to make than traditional heishi style squared-off beads. They give the necklace a more contemporary, finished look.

    The mosaic colors in the fish contrast nicely with the rolled beads.

    Necklace is 22 in. long; medallion is 2 1/8 in. high x 1 5/8 in. wide x 1/4 in. thick.

    $375.00
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    Mary Tafoya Turquoise Apple Coral Shell Necklace
    Mary Tafoya Turquoise Apple Coral Shell Necklace

    Mary Tafoya Turquoise, Apple Coral, and Shell Necklace

    Mary Tafoya Turquoise, Apple Coral, and Shell Necklace

    Mary Tafoya creates innovative designs in mosaic which sets her apart from most other Santo Domingo pueblo artists. Her mosaic designs are often backed with serpentine, a departure from shell, wood or other materials typically used by artists from her pueblo.

    This lovely necklace includes turquoise, shell cross-sections, spiny oyster shell, and apple coral. The contrast between the hand-cut turquoise and apple coral necklace beads is terrific.

    Necklace is 22 in. long; medallion is 2 1/8 in. high x 1 5/8 in. wide x 1/4 in. thick.

    $250.00
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    Fred Mayac Ivory Loon
    Fred Mayac Ivory Loon

    Fred Mayac Ivory Loon

    Fred Mayac Ivory Loon

    A meticulously carved and scrimshawed ivory common loon by Inupiaq artist Fred Mayac, of the respected Mayac family of ivory carvers. Beautiful detail, including red eyes.

    Dated 5-93

    3 in. long x 1 1/4 in. high x 1 in. wide

    Please note that products containing any ivory or other marine mammal components cannot be shipped to New York or California. As of this writing, it is still legal to ship these products to all other states. Click here to see a brochure published by the U.S. Department of the Interior with more details on this topic.

    If you are interested in having this product shipped outside the United States, please call 207 967-2122 to discuss permit requirements.

    $275.00
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    Mary Tafoya Small Bird Necklace
    Mary Tafoya Small Bird Necklace

    Mary Tafoya Small Bird Necklace

    Mary Tafoya Small Bird Necklace

    Mary Tafoya creates innovative designs in mosaic which sets her apart from most other Santo Domingo pueblo artists. Her mosaic designs are often backed with serpentine, a departure from shell, wood or other materials typically used by artists from her pueblo.

    This charming mosaic bird includes turquoise, white clam shell, spiny oyster shell, and more.  The necklace beads are hand cut from apple coral.

    Necklace is 18 in. long; medallion is 2 1/4 in. high x 1 1/4 in. wide x 1/4 in. thick.

    $185.00
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    Vintage Makah Baidarka Basket

    Vintage Makah Baidarka Basket

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    Vintage Makah Baidarka Basket

    This basket was collected in Alaska and dates back to the middle of the 20th century. Baidarkas are woven around the perimeter of the basket. Wide cedar splits are along the bottom.

    The basket is in good condition, with no notable loss of material.

    3 3/4 in. diameter x 2 1/8 in. high

    $350.00
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    Mary Tafoya Butterfly Necklace
    Mary Tafoya Butterfly Necklace

    Mary Tafoya Butterfly Necklace

    Mary Tafoya Butterfly Necklace

    Mary Tafoya creates innovative designs in mosaic which sets her apart from most other Santo Domingo pueblo artists.

    This charming, colorful design is similar to the butterfly trademark Ms. Tafoya engraves on the back of her necklaces.

    Necklace is 20 3/4 in. long; medallion is 2 in. high x 1 1/2 in. wide

    $175.00
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    Mary Tafoya Spiny Oyster Shell Necklace
    Mary Tafoya Spiny Oyster Shell Necklace

    Mary Tafoya Spiny Oyster Shell Necklace

    Mary Tafoya Spiny Oyster Shell Necklace

    Mary Tafoya creates innovative designs in mosaic which sets her apart from most other Santo Domingo pueblo artists.

    This bold design centers around an oval piece of spiny oyster shell with a small turquoise insert, surrounded by turquoise and white clam shell. The necklace beads are hand cut from apple coral.

    Necklace is 18 1/2 in. long; medallion is 2 1/8 in. high x 1 1/4 in. wide

    $175.00
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    Mary Tafoya rolled turquoise bird necklace
    Mary Tafoya rolled turquoise bird necklace

    Mary Tafoya Rolled Turquoise Bird Necklace

    Mary Tafoya Rolled Turquoise Necklace

    Mary Tafoya creates innovative designs in mosaic which sets her apart from most other Santo Domingo pueblo artists.

    The charming bird mosaic includes turquoise, jet, spiny oyster shell, alabaster, and more. The necklace is made from hand rolled turquoise beads; sterling silver clasp. Interesting mosaic on the reverse side.

    Necklace is 18 1/2 in. long; medallion is 1 5/8 in. high x 3 1/8 in. wide

    $425.00
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    Mary Tafoya archway necklace
    Mary Tafoya archway necklace

    Mary Tafoya Archway Necklace

    Mary Tafoya Archway Necklace

    Mary Tafoya creates innovative designs in mosaic which sets her apart from most other Santo Domingo pueblo artists.

    The focus point of this necklace is medallion shaped like an archway which includes turquoise, jet and alabaster. A circle and two gear-like shapes adorn the center.The majority of the beads are hand-cut from black jade with turquoise beads near the medallion and coral beads near the clasp.

    Necklace is 20 in. long; medallion is 2 in. high x 1 1/4 wide

    $175.00
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    Whale bone drummer

    Whale Bone Drummer

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    Whale Bone Drummer

    This is an exquisite sculpture that uses the texture of whale bone to the fullest. The contrast between the smooth whitish, shiny parts and the darker, more colorful porous parts is very interesting. The pose is very dynamic, creating and releasing energy to spare.

    Because of marine mammal protection laws, this sculpture can only be shipped to a United States address.

    14 in. high x 5 in. wide x 5 in. deep; all measures include the base.

    $1,200.00
  • Oqqi Inutik Nanuq Waits Wallhanging
    Oqqi Inutik Nanuq Waits Wallhanging

    Oqqi Inutik Nanuq Waits Wallhanging

    Oqqi Inutik Nanuq Waits Wallhanging

    This is a very attractive wallhanging made with interesting materials. Most Inuit wallhangings are made with wool fabric pieces sewn (appliqued) onto a wool fabric background. This wallhanging is quite the exception:

    • The background cloth is a cotton or cotton-like woven fabric.
    • The darkest blue section at the bottom is a velvet or velour
    • The iceberg (white mound with blue shapes) is a shimmery polyester-type fabric
    • The bear is a translucent polyester-type fabric

    Altogether, this is a fascinating piece for any collection!

    29 in. high x  25 in. wide c. 1980

    $650.00
  • Martha Jorah Wallhanging

    Martha Jorah Wallhanging

    Martha Jorah Wallhanging

    A very interesting wallhanging from 1981 Baker Lake in lovely colors. The central shape appears as two Janus-style faces or as one visage facing front. On the sides are two other almost disembodied faces consisting of eyes, noses, and mouths. At the bottom, connected to the double face is a horned bust.

    27 1/2 in. high x  27 in. wide

    $320.00
  • Butch Jacobs natural ash and blue basket
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    Butch Jacobs Natural Ash and Blue Basket

    Butch Jacobs Natural Ash and Blue Basket

    A lovely open basket by Passamaquoddy artist Gerald (Butch) Jacobs. Jacobs carries on the family tradition of basket making; his grandmother, Angela Barnes was a member of the renowned Neptune family.

    A ribbon weave is complemented by a pretty blue ash splints.

    8 1/2 inches wide x 7 inches deep x 9 1/2 inches high

    $125.00
  • Dimmick orcas
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    Sam Dimmick Orcas

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    Sam Dimmick Orcas

    Carved from dense, dark green chlorite, these three orcas are inlaid with alabaster to form the markings of these beautiful marine mammals. Two adults and a calf, the animals are arrayed in a dynamic formation atop a green stone base.

    This is a very uncommon theme: we have only carried one orca sculpture in our gallery before. It is wonderful to see these carved orcas!

    Note: under most lighting conditions the chlorite appears black, as are the whales.

    12 inches long x 6 inches high x 10 inches deep

    Metal pegs keep the orcas in place, making the sculpture easy to disassemble for shipping and reassemble on arrival.

    $950.00
  • QUVIANAQTUK PUDLAT Aerial Courtship
    QUVIANAQTUK PUDLAT Aerial Courtship

    QUVIANAQTUK PUDLAT Aerial Courtship

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    QUVIANAQTUK PUDLAT Aerial Courtship
    Stonecut
    Printer: Qiatsuk Niviaqsi
    62 x 35.3 cm; 24 1/2 x 14 in.
    $560 US

    $560.00
  • Ningiukulu Teevee Iridescent Raven
    Ningiukulu Teevee Iridescent Raven

    NINGIUKULU TEEVEE Iridescent Raven

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    NINGIUKULU TEEVEE
    Iridescent Raven
    Stonecut & Stencil
    Printer: Tapaungai Niviaqsi
    35 x 30.5 cm; 13 3/4 x 12 in.
    $400 US

    $400.00
  • Robbie Craig Acrobatic Bears
    Robbie Craig Acrobatic Bears

    Robbie Craig Acrobatic Bears

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    Robbie Craig Acrobatic Bears

    Three acrobatic bears, carved from walnut wood by Robbie Craig, Cherokee artist. These cubs are happily supporting each other and posing for whoever wanders by

    12 1/8 in. high x 2 1/2 in. wide x 3 3/8 in. deep

    $200.00
  • Vintage owl on bone nest
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    Vintage Owl on Bone Nest

    Vintage Owl on Bone Nest

    A powerful owl with scrimshaw feathers, carved from walrus tusk (ivory). Porous bone nest holds four ivory eggs. Likely early 3rd quarter 20th century.

    5 1/8 in. high x 3 3/4 in. wide x 2 3/4 in. deep, including base; owl is 2 7/16 in. high x 1 3/8 in. wide x 1 in. deep

    Please note that products containing any ivory or other marine mammal components cannot be shipped to New York or California. As of this writing, it is still legal to ship these products to all other states. Click here to see a brochure published by the U.S. Department of the Interior with more details on this topic.

    If you are interested in having this product shipped outside the United States, please call 207 967-2122 to discuss permit requirements.

    $325.00
  • Earl Plummer inlaid Kingman turquoise earrings
    Earl Plummer inlaid Kingman turquoise earrings

    Earl Plummer Inlaid Kingman Turquoise Earrings

    Earl Plummer Inlaid Kingman Turquoise Earrings

    Master designer and silversmith Earl Plummer has created sterling silver earrings inlaid with natural turquoise from the Kingman mine in Arizona, with varying shades of blue, ochre, and white.

    Earrings are 1 3/8 in. high; 2 3/16 in. from top of ear wires to bottom of earring; 1/2 in. at their widest; 3/16 in. deep.

    $310.00
  • Margaret Jacobs Two-tone Black Cuff Bracelet 2
    Margaret Jacobs Two-tone Black Cuff Bracelet 2

    Margaret Jacobs Two-tone Black Cuff Bracelet 2

    Margaret Jacobs Two-tone Black Cuff Bracelet

    Margaret Jacobs makes boldly colored jewelry with a contemporary flair. This bracelet is made from powder-coated steel. The powder coat provides a finish that is stable and durable.

    The color and texture of the bracelet are dynamic, but subtle, creating an elegant yet understated look.

    Inside circumference is 6 7/8 in.; bracelet is 1 1/8″ wide

    $50.00
  • Earl Plummer Inlaid Multi-material Teardrop Earrings
    Earl Plummer Inlaid Multi-material Teardrop Earrings

    Earl Plummer Inlaid Multi-material Teardrop Earrings

    Earl Plummer Inlaid Multi-material Teardrop Earrings

    Master designer and silversmith Earl Plummer has created beautifully colored teardrop earrings with heavily matrixed natural turquoise, lapis lazuli, and coral.

    Earrings are 15/16 in. high; 1 3/4 in. from top of ear wires to bottom of earring; 3/16 in. deep.

    $230.00
  • Earl Plummer natural turquoise rug design ring
    Earl Plummer Natural Turquoise Ring with Rug Designs

    Earl Plummer Natural Turquoise Rug Design Ring

    Earl Plummer Natural Turquoise Rug Design Ring

    Master designer and silversmith Earl Plummer has created a ring inlaid with natural turquoise, with incised rug designs on either side of the center. Beautiful light blue turquoise with a spot of deeper, more vivid blue, close to the center.

    Size 12 ring; 3/8 in. at the widest point, tapering to 3/16 in. at the base for greater comfort.

    $350.00
  • Earl Plummer Raised Multi-material triangular pendant
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    Earl Plummer Raised Multi-material Triangular Pendant

    Earl Plummer Raised Multi-material Triangular Pendant

    Master designer and silversmith Earl Plummer has created an intriguing pendant, with natural turquoise inlaid on a raised bed of silver. Textured surface of the silver of the base provide a nice contrast with the stones.

    Inlaid materials include: turquoise from several mines, sugillite, spiny oyster shell, variscite, coral.

    Triangle is 1 3/16 in. per side; 1 5/8 in. high including bail; 3/16 in. deep

    $350.00
  • Earl Plummer inlaid turquoise butterfly
    Earl Plummer Inlaid Turquoise Butterfly

    Earl Plummer Inlaid Turquoise Butterfly

    Earl Plummer Inlaid Turquoise Butterfly

    Master designer and silversmith Earl Plummer designed and built this handsome sterling silver butterfly inlaid with natural turquoise from various mines. Variations in the color of the turquoise create an intriguing look.

    Pendant is 2 1/8 in. wide; 2 in. high; 2 1/4 in. high including bail; 1/4 in. deep

    $1,450.00
  • Earl Plummer raised multi-material pendant Online
    Earl Plummer Raised-Multi Material Pendant

    Earl Plummer Raised Multi-material Pendant

    Earl Plummer Raised Multi-material Pendant

    Master designer and silversmith Earl Plummer has created an intriguing pendant, with natural materials inlaid on a raised bed of silver. Colors of the materials are best appreciated in the second image. Materials include: coral, sugillite, spiny oyster shell, malachite, lapis lazuli, variscite, and turquoise from various mines.

    Textured surface of the bail and the other exposed silver provide a nice contrast with the stones.

    While this is an abstract design, some observers see a howling coyote shape or the Eiffel tower.

    Pendant is 2 7/8 in. high, including bail; 1 in. at its widest point

    $375.00
  • Ronnie Lunassee fluorite mountain lion
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    Ronnie Lunassee Fluorite Mountain Lion

    Ronnie Lunassee Fluorite Mountain Lion

    A handsome mountain lion carved by Zuni artist Ronnie Lunassee from banded purple fluorite with inlaid turquoise eyes.

    2 3/4 in. long  x 3/4 in. high x 1/2 in. wide

    $90.00
  • Priscilla Lasiloo Lepidolite Bear
    Priscilla Lasiloo Lepidolite Horse

    Priscilla Lasiloo Lepidolite Bear

    Priscilla Lasiloo Lepidolite Bear

    A handsome bear carved by Zuni artist Priscilla Lasiloo from lepidolite, and with offerings of shell, coral, and turquoise. Beautiful dark purple stone.

    1 7/8 in. long  x 1 1/4 in. high x 1/2 in. wide

    $90.00
  • Kenny Chavez fluorite manta ray carving
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    Kenny Chavez Fluorite Manta Ray Carving

    Kenny Chavez Fluorite Manta Ray Carving

    This Zuni carving is definitely not typical of their traditional fetishes. It sure is interesting, though, and beautiful. It is carved from purple fluorite with sterling silver inlaid as eyes.

    2 3/4 in. long  x 1 1/2 in. wide x 1/2 in. high

    $125.00
  • Loubert Soseeah Rosella Lunassee mountain lion
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    Loubert Soseeah and Rosella Lunassee Mountain Lion

    Loubert Soseeah and Rosella Lunassee Mountain Lion

    This nicely carved mountain lion is carved from Petoskey stone, a form of fossilized coral found in Michigan.

    2 3/4 in. long  x 1 3/8 in. high x 5/8 in. deep

    $125.00
  • Robbie Craig Wood Bear
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    Robbie Craig Wood Bear

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    Robbie Craig Wood Bear

    A beautiful bear carved from a dark hardwood by Robbie Craig, Cherokee artist. Beautifully carved and finished

    Please note the coloration of the wood is consistent; any variations are caused by reflection of light in the digital image.

    6 in. long x 2 3/8 in. wide x 4 in. high

    $100.00
  • Robbie Craig Wood Bear Licking Foot
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    Robbie Craig Wood Bear Licking Foot

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    Robbie Craig Wood Bear Licking Foot

    A beautiful bear licking his foot, carved from a dark hardwood by Robbie Craig, Cherokee artist. While we sell many bears in any given year, this is the first bear we’ve had who is caught in this whimsical position.

    Please note the coloration of the wood is consistent; any variations are caused by reflection of light in the digital image.

    6 in. high x 4 1/1 in. wide x 3 1/4 in. deep

    $300.00
  • Greg Robinson Egret Comb
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    Greg Robinson Egret Comb

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    Greg Robinson Egret Comb

    Greg Robinson is an artist with mastery in several media, including carving and painting. This comb reflects his impeccable workmanship with wood; specifically, white and red cedar in this comb. The egrets are adorned with abalone eyes.

    9 1/2 in. high x 6 1/2 in. wide x 1/4 in. deep

    $1,800.00
  • Robbie Craig Wood fox
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    Robbie Craig Wood Fox

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    Robbie Craig Wood Fox

    A beautiful fox carved from a dark hardwood by Robbie Craig, Cherokee artist. Great stance and features!

    Please note the coloration of the wood is consistent; any variations are caused by reflection of light in the digital image.

    6 1/2 in. long x 1 3/4 in. wide x 3 1/2 in. high

    $100.00
  • Gabe Sice Antler Inlaid Standing Bear 4
    Gabe Sice Antler Inlaid Standing Bear 5

    Gabe Sice Antler Inlaid Standing Bear 4

    Gabe Sice Antler Inlaid Standing Bear 4

    Gabe Sice is a carver from a renowned family of Zuni carvers. His work is impeccable, and his bears’ poses and attitudes are loads of fun. This bear has an inlaid necklace of coral.

    3 5/16 in. high x 1 3/8 in. wide x 1 1/4 in. deep

    $110.00
  • Gabe Sice Antler Inlaid Standing Bear 3
    Gabe Sice Antler Inlaid Standing Wood Bear

    Gabe Sice Antler Inlaid Standing Bear 3

    Gabe Sice Antler Inlaid Standing Bear 3

    Gabe Sice is a carver from a renowned family of Zuni carvers. His work is impeccable, and his bears’ poses and attitudes are loads of fun. This bear has an inlaid necklace of coral.

    3 in. high x 1 3/8 in. wide x 1 in. deep

    $90.00
  • Gabe Sice Antler Inlaid Standing Bear 1
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    Gabe Sice Antler Inlaid Standing Bear 1

    Gabe Sice Antler Inlaid Standing Bear 1

    Gabe Sice is a carver from a renowned family of Zuni carvers. His work is impeccable, and his bears’ poses and attitudes are loads of fun. This bear has an inlaid necklace of coral.

    3 in. high x 1 1/2 in. wide x 1 in. deep

    $90.00
  • Earl Plummer inlaid two-level earrings
    Earl Plummer inlaid two-level earrings

    Earl Plummer Inlaid Two-level Earrings

    Earl Plummer Inlaid Two-level Earrings

    Master designer and silversmith Earl Plummer has created elegant oval shaped earrings with a background of natural turquoise and a second level of inlay, including red and orange spiny oyster shell, lapis lazuli and turquoise.

    Earrings are 1 3/8 in. high; 2 1/4 in. from top of ear wires to bottom of earring; 7/16 in. at their widest point; 3/16 in. deep.

    $350.00
  • Earl Plummer Inlaid lapis lazuli ring
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    Earl Plummer Inlaid Lapis Lazuli Ring

    Earl Plummer Inlaid Lapis Lazuli Ring

    Earl Plummer, winner of the Best of Jewelry award at the 2013 Santa Fe Indian Market, is showing his talent in design as well as workmanship.

    This ring is inlaid with three separate pieces of lapis lazuli. The ring is highly polished, a fact that is a bit lost in the digital photographs.

    Size 10 1/2; band tapers from 7/8 in. to 1/8 in.

    $350.00
  • Al Mayac flying canvasback duck
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    Al Mayac Flying Canvasback Duck

    Al Mayac Flying Canvasback Duck

    A  flying canvasback duck by Inupiaq artist Al Mayac, of the respected Mayac family of ivory carvers. The rich brown color of the neck contrasts beautifully with the white body and black legs. Depicted in flight, the duck is supported on a base.

    Date is unknown, but it is c. late 20th or early 21st century.

    3 1/2 in. long x 1 3/8 in. high x 1 in. wide.

    Please note that products containing any ivory or other marine mammal components cannot be shipped to New York or California. As of this writing, it is still legal to ship these products to all other states. Click here to see a brochure published by the U.S. Department of the Interior with more details on this topic.

    If you are interested in having this product shipped outside the United States, please call 207 967-2122 to discuss permit requirements.

    $275.00
  • Charles Kokuluk Sandhill Crane
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    Charles Kokuluk Sandhill Crane

    Charles Kokuluk Sandhill Crane

    A beautifully carved and colored (scrimshaw) sandhill crane, with rich brown body feathers, red cap and yellow eye.

    Carved and signed 8 – 2009

    3 1/2 in. high x 1 7/8 in. deepx 1 5/8 in. wide at base.

    Please note that products containing any ivory or other marine mammal components cannot be shipped to New York or California. As of this writing, it is still legal to ship these products to all other states. Click here to see a brochure published by the U.S. Department of the Interior with more details on this topic.

    If you are interested in having this product shipped outside the United States, please call 207 967-2122 to discuss permit requirements.

    $450.00
  • Eliasica Timmerman Cedar Bark Basket
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    Eliasica Timmerman Soap Berry Spoon Basket

    Eliasica Timmerman is a Haida basket maker of the first order. This fine basket is woven from red and yellow cedar bark, and includes extremely fine figures of maidenhair fern and grass.

    A card accompanying this basket is dated 11/2006.

    9 inch height x 5 1/2 inch diameter

    Watch a video of the artist here.

    $2,500.00
  • Dorothy Savage Joseph birch bark tray
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    Dorothy Savage Joseph Birch Bark Tray

    This birch bark tray by Dorothy Savage Joseph, an Athabascan Indian originally from Holy Cross, Alaska, came from the estate of a gentleman who lived in Alaska during the late 1990s and early 2000s. It has a lot going for it, including a pleasing shape, good quality bark, nice contrast between the dark inner bark and the white outer bark, and beautifully dyed root lashings (likely spruce root) woven into a checked pattern. Aesthetically, it is a great vessel all around.

    Joseph is the author of Fishcamp. Click or tap here to see the book on Amazon.

    10 3/4 inches long x 7 inches wide x 2 3/4 inches high.

    $425.00
  • Clara Mattice halibut skin basket
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    Clara Mattice Halibut Skin Basket

    Clara Mattice Halibut Skin Basket

    This fish skin basket came out of a collection of a gentleman who lived in Alaska for over twenty years and collected a number of Native American and Eskimo items. The basket was purchased in 2004 from the Alaska Native Medical Center shop. While we do not know Mattice’s origins, we expect she is or was Athabascan.

    Fish skin was used extensively by native Alaskans for waterproof clothing and containers. This basket has a sealskin rim and caribou fur adornment. It is very attractive and is in excellent condition, with no tears or damage.

    The photo with a white background depicts the translucency and glow of the basket when backlit.

    Note: because of marine mammal content, this item cannot be shipped outside of the United States.

    5 1/4 in. high x 4 x 4 1/2

    $375.00
  • Loa Ryan 'Tsa la Berry Basket
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    Loa Ryan ‘Tsa la Berry Basket

    Loa Ryan is a well respected Tsimshian basket maker and educator. She has won many awards at Native American art fairs, and has taught many how to weave.

    This basket was woven in September, 2000, from yellow and red cedar bark. Provenance includes a handwritten receipt and note from the artist.

    The basket is in excellent condition and is signed by the artist.

    5 1/4 in. high x 4 1/4 x 4 1/2

    $850.00
  • Priscilla Nieto Five Strand Russian Agate - Mediterranean Coral Necklace
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    Priscilla Nieto Five Strand Russian Agate – Mediterranean Coral Necklace

    This necklace is strung with hand cut and shaped cubic Russian agate beads which glimmer and show many hues from green to brown to ochre. The necklace is topped with Mediterranean coral tube beads, also hand cut and shaped. The necklace is strung with very strong thread that allows for use of easy knots such as the bow (or shoelace knot) or other simple knots that can be untied with one pull, yet hold securely because of the sturdy braided thread.

    Beaded section is 16 in. in length; braided thread allows for customizing the length of the necklace with a range of several inches by varying the location of the knot.

    $900.00
  • Harvey Abeyta Four Strand Sponge Coral-Pen Shell Necklace
    Harvey Abeyta Six Strand Coral Pen Shell Necklace

    Harvey Abeyta Four Strand Sponge Coral-Pen Shell Necklace

    Harvey Abeyta Four Strand Sponge Coral-Pen Shell Necklace

    The deep red coral beads contrast beautifully with the pen shell heishi spacers. The necklace is strung with very strong thread that allows for use of easy knots such as the bow (or shoelace knot) or other simple knots that can be untied with one pull, yet hold securely because of the sturdy braided thread.

    All beads are hand cut and shaped.

    Beaded section is 15 in. in length; braided thread allows for customizing the length of the necklace with a range of several inches.

    $950.00
  • Priscilla Nieto eight strand lapis lazuli necklace
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    Priscilla Nieto Eight Strand Lapis Lazuli Necklace

    This stunning necklace is strung with hand cut and shaped lapis lazuli beads, including lighter denim lapis and deeper high grade lapis. The necklace is strung with very strong thread that allows for use of easy knots such as the bow (or shoelace knot) or other simple knots that can be untied with one pull, yet hold securely because of the sturdy braided thread.

    Beaded section is 16 in. in length; braided thread allows for customizing the length of the necklace with a range of several inches.

    $1,700.00
  • Sabrina Abeyta Multicolored Five Strand necklace
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    Sabrina Abeyta Multicolored Five Strand Necklace

    Sabrina Abeyta Multicolored Five Strand Necklace

    Sabrina Abeyta is the daughter of Harvey Abeyta and Priscilla Nieto. She works with her parents in their traditional methods, but adds touches such as crystals to create a contemporary look.

    This necklace includes traditional materials such as turquoise, coral and olive shell, but also contemporary touches such as crystals and other semi-precious gems. Strung on extremely strong carpeting thread with a sterling silver clasp.

    17 1/2 in. long

    $500.00
  • Vintage Eskimo ivory fish fork
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    Vintage Eskimo Ivory Fish Fork

    Vintage Eskimo Ivory Fish Fork

    This item is a throwback to the days when tourists bought novelty items carved by Alaskan Eskimo artists. Based on the style, believe this fish fork was carved by Thomas Pushruk, but we do not have documented provenance.

    5 1/16 in. long x 1/2 in. wide x 1/16 in. thick.

    Please note that products containing any ivory or other marine mammal components cannot be shipped to New York or California. As of this writing, it is still legal to ship these products to all other states. Click here to see a brochure published by the U.S. Department of the Interior with more details on this topic.

    If you are interested in having this product shipped outside the United States, please call 207 967-2122 to discuss permit requirements.

    $120.00
  • David Farnham bears with fish
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    David Farnham Bears with Fish

    David Farnham Bears with Fish

    David Farnham is a  carver of the Onandaga tribe, one of the Iroquois Six Nations in Canada.

    The two bears are carved from an unusual material: bison bone. The porous part of the bone invites a nice contrast with the more solid, polished part, both in terms of texture and color. All and all, it is a wonderful composition.

    The fish is carved from antler. All are mounted on a wood base.

    Base is 5 in. long x 2 1/8 in. wide x 9/16 high.

    Bear 1 is 2 1/4 in. long x 1 1/4 in. high x 7/8 in. wide; bear 2 is 2 1/4 in. long x 1 1/2 in. high x 1 in. high.

    $500.00
  • Gideon Qauqjuaq transformation sculpture
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    Gideon Qauqjuaq Transformation Sculpture

    Gideon Qauqjuaq Transformation Sculpture

    A charming sculpture depicting a transformation between a bear and a bird. Carved from Gjoa Haven stone in 1993, when the artist was living in that community.

    4 1/4 in. high x 3 in. x 3 in.

    $325.00
  • David Farnham transformation
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    David Farnham Transformation

    David Farnham Transformation

    David Farnham is a stone carver of the Onandaga tribe, one of the Iroquois Six Nations in Canada . He uses Brazilian soapstone for its color and textural qualities.

    This carving represents a human/bear transformation, likely a shaman creating wind. The colors in the soapstone, combined with the skillful carving, create a wonderful sculpture for anyone’s collection.

    6 in. long x 3 1/2 in. high x 3 in. wide.

    $350.00
  • David Farnham walking bear
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    David Farnham Walking Bear

    David Farnham Walking Bear

    David Farnham is a stone carver of the Onandaga tribe, one of the Iroquois Six Nations. He uses Brazilian soapstone for its color and textural qualities.

    This carving represents a bear walking, front right paw bent inward, as bears are wont to do. The colors in the soapstone, combined with the skillful carving, create a wonderful sculpture for anyone’s collection.

    5 3/4 in. long x 4 in. high x 3 1/2 in. wide.

    $500.00
  • Gina Brooks etched birch bark hat
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    Gina Brooks etched birch bark hat. Gina Brooks is a Maliseet artist from New Brunswick, one of the Maritime Provinces of Canada. The Maliseet tribe is a part of the Wabanaki confederacy, spanning across Maine and the Maritime Provinces.

    This hat is formed from birch bark and is etched with traditional Wabanaki floral designs, typical of eastern Woodlands Indians work.

    23 1/2 in. inside circumference; 6 in. high.

    $1,050.00
  • Ivory bowhead whale
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    Ivory Bowhead Whale

    Made c. 4th quarter of the 20th century, this whale was carved from an exquisitely colored piece of old walrus tusk.

    5 3/8 in. long x 2 3/4 in. high  1 1/8 in. wide

    Please note that products containing any ivory or other marine mammal components cannot be shipped to New York or California. As of this writing, it is still legal to ship these products to all other states. Click here to see a brochure published by the U.S. Department of the Interior with more details on this topic.

    If you are interested in having this product shipped outside the United States, please call 207 967-2122 to discuss permit requirements.

    $525.00
  • Celina Seelenak Putulik sailboat sculpture
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    Celina Seelenak Putulik Sailboat Sculpture

    Celina Seelenak Putulik Sailboat Sculpture

    A charming and uncommon basaltic sculpture of an umiak (open boat) with a sail. Attributed to Celina Seelenak Putulik by her Eskimo disc number: E3-491. Putulik was born in 1934 and died in 1995.

    The sail is made from a thin chamois material; the white solid accoutrements are made from caribou antler, which requires a permit for international export.

    Wear spots, particularly on both sides of the coaming.

    5 1/4 in. long x 6 1/2 in. high (including sail) x 2 1/4 in. wide.

    $600.00
  • Inuit sculpture face
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    Inuit Sculpture Face

    Inuit Sculpture Face

    A face with minimalist features, carved from a hard basaltic stone. This carving came out of a collection that was built primarily during the last quarter of the 20th century.

    4 1/2 in. tall  x 3 1/4 in. wide by 3/4 in. deep.

  • Ramona Lossie River Cane basket with strap
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    Ramona Lossie River Cane Basket with Strap

    Ramona Lossie River Cane Basket with strap

    Ramona Lossie, from Cherokee, North Carolina, creates traditional baskets from river cane, dyed with natural materials such as black walnut, buckeye, and madder. She is recognized for her mastery of this art, and has won many awards for her work. In addition to creating baskets, she is a strong advocate for maintaining Cherokee customs, including the language.

    This single-woven basket has a rawhide strap and a strong oak frame.

    4 in. wide x 3 in. high x 2 1/2 in. deep

    $500.00
  • Dewey Owl cherry bowl
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    Dewey Owl Cherry Bowl

    Dewey Owl is a wood carver from Cherokee, North Carolina. He uses exotic woods to turn very attractive bowls, often combining two kinds of wood for contrast.

    This bowl is made from cherry wood.

    6 1/4 in. diameter x 2 5/8 in. high

    $80.00
  • Dewey Owl cherry-walnut bowl
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    Dewey Owl Cherry-Walnut Bowl

    Dewey Owl is a wood carver from Cherokee, North Carolina. He uses exotic woods to turn very attractive bowls, often combining two kinds of wood for contrast.

    This base of this bowl is cherry wood; the rim is walnut.

    6 1/2 in. diameter x 6 in. high

    $100.00
  • Dewey Owl Box Elder-Walnut Bowl
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    Dewey Owl Box Elder-Walnut Bowl

    Dewey Owl is a wood carver from Cherokee, North Carolina. He uses exotic woods to turn very attractive bowls, often combining two kinds of wood for contrast.

    This base of this bowl is box elder wood; the rim is walnut. The box elder contains a number of worm holes and other markings that give it great character.

    9 3/4 in. diameter x 4 in. high

    $120.00
  • Ramona Lossie large round river cane basket
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    Ramona Lossie Large Round River Cane Basket

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    Ramona Lossie Large Round River Cane Basket

    Ramona Lossie, from Cherokee, North Carolina, creates traditional baskets from river cane, dyed with natural materials such as walnut, buckeye, and madder. She is recognized for her mastery of this art, and has won many awards for her work. In addition to creating baskets, she is a strong advocate for maintaining Cherokee customs, including the language.

    This basket won the award for Best of Baskets at the 2017 Cherokee Holiday Fair. It is double woven, with patterns on the inside as well as outside of the basket. It has a great presence and would make a wonderful addition to any Native American Art collection.

    9 1/2 in. diameter x 8 1/4 in. tall

    $2,400.00
  • Vintage Eskimo ivory swan
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    Vintage Eskimo Ivory Swan

    A flying swan, Delicately carved from old ivory with scrimshawed eyes and wing markings.

    C. 3rd quarter twentieth century

    1 1/2 in. long x 2 in. wide x 3 1/4 in. high, including base.

    Because of ivory trading regulations, this item can not be shipped to California, New Jersey, or to any country other than the United States.

    $245.00
  • Sam Dimmick wildlife sculpture
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    Sam Dimmick Wildlife Sculpture

    A powerful sculpture depicting a bowhead whale and an eagle, two icons of Alaskan wildlife. The whale is carved in the round, while the eagle is carved in relief into the surface of a large whale bone. The details in the animals are exquisite.

    The wooden base is inlaid with small disks of walrus tusk, and includes the organic shapes of a burl in one corner – call 207 967-2122 for additional photos.

    Because of marine mammal protection laws, this sculpture can only be shipped to a United States address.

    25 1/2 in. high x 13 1/2 in. wide x 6 in. deep; all measures include the base.

    $1,800.00
  • Alannah Barnes Ash Basket
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    Alannah Barnes Ash Basket

    Alannah Barnes is a granddaughter of Molly Neptune Parker, a well respected, long-time Passamaquoddy basket maker. Molly was named a National Heritage Fellow in October, 2012 by the National Endowment for the Arts.

    Young Alannah is in her teen years, and is the first great-grandchild of Molly’s to take up weaving.

    4 1/2in. diameter x 9 1/2 in. high, including finial.

    $135.00
  • Butch Jacobs flared basket
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    Butch Jacobs Flared Basket

    Butch Jacobs Flared Basket

    A lovely basket with flare (at the top) by Passamaquoddy artist Gerald (Butch) Jacobs. Jacobs carries on the family tradition of basket making; his grandmother, Angela Barnes was a member of the renowned Neptune weaving family.

    Curls and a ribbon weave are complemented by a maroonish spiral.

    3 3/4 in. high x 4 in. diameter

    $75.00
  • Mary Anowtalik mother and child

    Mary Anowtalik Mother and Child

    Mary Anowtalik Mother and Child

    A vintage sculpture by Arviat’s Mary Ayak Anowtalik (b. 1938), portraying a mother and child with minimal detail, carved from hard basalt. Tool marks are evident, adding character to the primitive, minimalist style.

    9 in. high x 6 in. wide x 3 in. deep

    $595.00
  • Arnold Olanna scrimshaw tusk

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    Arnold Olanna Scrimshaw Tusk

    This walrus tusk is adorned with native Alaskan animals in scrimshaw: a bald eagle, a snowy owl, an arctic bird (willow ptarmigan?) a golden eagle, and a pair of geese.. There are two inlaid baleen circles, and there is a hole on the reverse side where the tusk appears to have been attached to something.

    13 1/2 in. long x 2 1/2 in. wide x 1 in. deep

    Because of ivory trading regulations, this item can not be shipped to California, New Jersey, or any country other than the United States.

    $1,100.00
  • Teri Greeves black hummingbird bracelet

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    Teri Greeves Black Hummingbird Bracelet

    Teri Greeves is a highly accomplished and well-recognized beadwork artist. Her work has won a number of prestigious awards and is held in museums and private collections across the country.

    1 in. wide; the copper core of the bracelet makes it adjustable to a wide range of wrist sizes. The deerskin lining feels great on the wrist.

    As an example, this bracelet measures 5 3/4 in. on the inside, and the opening is currently set to 1 1/8 in.

    $225.00
  • Inuit sculpture walrus

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    Inuit Sculpture Walrus

    A wonderful, frolicky walrus, chunky and happy. While many walrus sculpture tusks are made from caribou antler, these are, unusually, made from muskox horn, which adds color and a sense of translucency.

    Provenance names the artist as Luktuk, from Kugluktuk, and dates the sculpture to 1976.

    10 in. wide  x 8 in. high by 5 in. deep

    This hefty sculpture weighs almost 16 pounds.

    $750.00
  • Large Vintage Hooper Bay Basket

    Large Vintage Hooper Bay Basket

    Large Vintage Hooper Bay basket

    A very large Eskimo basket made from Hooper Bay grasses. Natural and brown colored grasses.

    The natural grass has a nice golden patina acquired over 40 + years. The darker grasses have faded slightly, as evidenced in the inside of the cover, but are still very attractive.

    This lidded basket is likely the largest we have had. Probably dating to the 2nd or 3rd quarter of the 20th century, the basket is in good shape, with only minor loss of grasses, as seen in one photo.

    9 in. high, including finial x 11 1/2 in. diameter at its widest.

    $250.00