Auction 90, Lot 347

"Plates CLXV and CLXIV",

Subject: Native Americans

Period: 1898 (published)

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

Color: Printed Color

Size:
5.5 x 9 inches
14 x 22.9 cm

A fine pair of heliotype prints depicting bowls with geometric ornamentation from Sikyatki. 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 included these beautiful drawings by F.W. Hodge, his assistant on this important archeological expedition.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $130 - $170

Sold for: $50

Closed on 3/15/2000

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