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489 Two Northwest Coast Basketry Bottles, the shorter Tsimshian, c. 1900, with twined cedar bark and polychrome decorations over a jar, the second Tlingit, c. 1900, with bark-twined spruce root on a tall glass bottle, both with old labels on the bottom, ht. 7 1/2 and 10 3/4 in. Provenance: Tlingit bottle: Samuel Freeman Auctioneers, Philadelphia, November 21 and 22, 1938; M. William Bradley and Walter Peirson Collections. $600-800 490 Three Northwest Coast Imbricated Baskets, Klickitat, c. 1900, all three decorated in two-color geometric patterns, ht. 7 3/4, 7, and 6 1/2 in. $800-1,200

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491 Northwest Coast Imbricated Basket, Klickitat, c. 1900, decorated with four bands of geometric designs, with an attached stick and leather carrying straps tied into the side, (minor loss on the rim), ht. 11 1/2, wd. 17 in. $700-900 492 Two Northwest Coast Lidded Baskets, Tlingit, c. 1900 for the larger basket with geometric designs on lid and sides, the second Tsimshian, c. 1900, with “Alaska” written on the side, ht. 4, wd. 9, and ht. 3 3/4, wd. 6 in. $600-800

493 Tlingit Polychrome Pictorial Basket, late 19th century, featuring a frieze of killer whales and seals framed by two double bands above and below, with old label attached which reads “spruce root,” ht. 7 1/4, wd. 8 in.

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Provenance: Samuel Freeman Auctioneers, Philadelphia, November 21 and 22, 1938; M. William Bradley and Walter Peirson Collections. $3,000-5,000

494 Northwest Coast Polychrome Rattle-top Twined Basket, Tlingit, c. 1900, rattle lid, with banded geometric designs on lid and basket, ht. 3 1/4, wd. 5 in. $600-800 495 Two Northwest Coast Twined Baskets, Tlingit, c. 1900, both tightly woven with repeated geometric banded designs, ht. 4 1/2 and 2 3/4 in. $400-600

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Grievo Collection of Native American Art | Skinner auction 3243B  

The Grievo collection will have over 550 lots of American Indian Art, covering many different tribal groups from the Northeast, through the...

Grievo Collection of Native American Art | Skinner auction 3243B  

The Grievo collection will have over 550 lots of American Indian Art, covering many different tribal groups from the Northeast, through the...