Auction 106, Lot 587

"[Lot of 2] Decorated Pottery from Sikyatki [and] Double-Lobe Vases from Sikyatki", Bureau of American Ethnology

Subject: Native American Pottery

Period: 1898 (published)

Publication: Jesse Fewkes

Color: Printed Color

Size:
5.5 x 8.5 inches
14 x 21.6 cm

Pair of beautiful collotype illustrations from a report by Dr. Jesse W. Fewkes, one of the first archeologists to study the early Native American cultures of the American Southwest. These beautiful pots were recovered from the Sikyatki ruins near First Mesa on the Hopi Reservation, Arizona.

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Condition: A+

Beautiful coloring.

Estimate: $50 - $60

Sold for: $65

Closed on 3/3/2004

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