Auction 123, Lot 795

"[Lot of 12 - Indian Pottery ]", U.S. Gov't Printing Office

Subject: Native Americans

Period: 1898 (published)

Publication: 17th Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology

Color: Printed Color

Size:
5.5 x 8.5 inches
14 x 21.6 cm

In 1895 Jesse Walter Fewkes conducted an expedition to Arizona where he accumulated a fine collection of pueblo pottery for the National Museum. His report, Archeological Expedition to Arizona in 1895, included these beautiful drawings by F.W. Hodge, his assistant on this important archeological expedition. Lovely group of heliotype prints show vases with bird and feather designs from Sikyatki.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $150 - $250

Sold for: $110

Closed on 2/20/2008

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