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203 Four Northeast Beaded Pouches, 19th century, four cloth pouches with beaded floral designs on each side, (minor bead and cloth loss), 6 x 5 1/4, 5 x 5 1/4, 4 1/4 x 4 1/2, and 2 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. $300-400

207 Northeast Carved Wood and Metal Crook Knife, 19th century, curved maple handle decorated with two hearts and triangular chipcarving, the blade held in place with wrapped copper wire, lg. 9 1/2 in. $300-400

204 Northeast Silver Trade Cross, 19th century, thin silver cross with a lion hallmark and stamped and engraved designs, with “John Elk Killer 1881” engraved on the front, 6 x 4 1/2 in. $800-1,200

208 Northeast Carved Wood Crook Knife, last quarter 19th century, metal blade secured with copper wire, the handle in the form of an animal’s head and painted black, dark patina, lg. 6 1/2 in. $300-500

205 Mohawk Carved and Painted Wood Cradle Board, late 19th century, the back carved and painted with floral and bird designs, ht. 24, wd. 11 in. $1,500-2,000

209 Pair of Miniature Northeast Snowshoes, 19th century, constructed in wood and sinew and decorated with large colored beads, lg. each 16 in. $300-400

206 Northeast Carved Wood Crook Knife, last quarter 19th century, the blade secured with copper wire, the handle with human head finial, with painted hair, custom stand, lg. 9 3/4 in. $400-600

210 Two Pairs of Northeast Wood and Rawhide Snowshoes, c. 19th century, remnant pigments on the larger pair, both decorated with wool tufts, lg. 42 1/2 and 28 in. $300-400

211 Northeast Carved Wood Snow Snake, the longer type with an inlaid lead point at one end, lg. 75 1/2 in. $300-400 212 Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Container, 19th century, Penobscot, decorated with foliate and bird imagery on sides and lid, ht. 2 3/4, lg. 4 in. $150-200 213 Large Northeast Birch Bark Pictorial Container, Penobscot, c. 1890s, one side has an image of a woman, the other a fish, tied together with cane strips, ht. 16 in. $400-600 214 Northeast Birch Bark Box, Penobscot, c. 1850s, the oval lidded form with whip-stitch edge and incised a panel contained an enclosed design with trees and traditional foliate motifs, (damage, lid missing), ht. 10 3/4, wd. 13 1/2 in. $800-1,200

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