ONLINE AUCTION | June. 28 12:00pm - July. 8 1:00pm

DR. GREGORY INDIGENOUS & TRIBAL COLLECTIBLES

Buyer's Premium: 

22% (2% discount for payments by cash or debit only - no discount for credit card or e-Transfer payments)

Gardner Galleries is honoured to be handling contents from the estate of Dr. David Gregory of Union, Ontario. This session includes a large and varied selection of stone artifacts, beadwork, pottery, baskets, artwork and much more.

Unless mentioned otherwise, measurements of the image are height by width, frame size not included. Condition reports for any work in this auction is available by contacting our office (condition of frames are never guaranteed).

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2021

CASED ARTIFACT COLLECTION

Pair beaded gloves, (3) beaded bags, beaded pendant, (2) beads and a bronze medallion holed for pendant use with portrait of Oronhyatekha (Mohawk physician) housed in an 45.7 x 91.4cm (18 x 36in) t

Starting Bid: $10
2022

LEATHER PIPE BAG

With glass beads and tin cones - length excluding bottom fringe 38.1cm (15in)

Starting Bid: $10
2023

STONE POINT COLLECTION

(98) examples housed in a 81.3 x 61cm (32 x 24in) shadowbox frame with plaque "Marcus P. Klawieter Collection"

Starting Bid: $10
2024

COILED BASKET

Conical form with cone-shaped cover - height 24.1cm (9 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2025

STONE SPEAR HEAD

Length 18.4cm (7 1/4in) housed in display box

Starting Bid: $10
2026

BASKET BABY-CARRIER

Height 91.4cm (36in), some minor breaks

Starting Bid: $10
2027

STONE ARTIFACTS

(65) assorted in a 30.5 x 40.6cm (12 x 16in) display case

Starting Bid: $10
2028

SIOUX ROACH (HEADDRESS)

Dyed porcupine and deer hair with tag "Sioux Roach Carved bone spreader 1870-1880" - on wood 43.2cm (17in) high stand

Starting Bid: $10
2029

ARTIFACT COLLECTION

Stone points, pottery shards, needles, etc., (71 pieces) housed in a table-top display case

Starting Bid: $10
2030

TRADE ADZE

Early hand-forged iron - length 23.5cm (9 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2031

18 STONE POINTS

Displayed in a 21.6 x 31.1cm (8 1/2 x 12 1/4in) case

Starting Bid: $10
2032

3 WICKER BOWLS/CONTAINERS

(2) coiled and other woven wicker 46.4cm (18 1/4in) diameter

Starting Bid: $10
2033

STONE ARTIFACT

Carved and holed porphyry retaining a faded paper collection label - 6.4cm (2 1/2in) high in display box

Starting Bid: $10
2034

4 PAIRS BEADED MOCCASINS

High-top pair probably Yukon; summer pair with note Blackfoot made in 1911, Glacier National Park; pair Chippewa; pair summer - all show wear

Starting Bid: $10
2035

INDIGENOUS ARTIFACTS

Over 100 stone points, drilled beads, etc. on a 78.7 x 64.8cm (31 x 25 1/2in) panel

Starting Bid: $10
2036

HAND-CARVED BLACK WOOD MASK

Northwest school, height excluding hair fringe 29.2cm (11 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2037

5 STONE POINTS

Housed in a 15.9 x 21cm (6 1/4 x 8 1/4in) display box

Starting Bid: $10
2038

SENECA TURTLE EFFIGY WAR CLUB

Late 19th century, length 40.6cm (16in)

Starting Bid: $10
2039

STONE POINTS

(26) housed in (2) 20.3 x 30.5cm (8 x 12in) display boxes

Starting Bid: $10
2040

PIPE BOWL & STEM

Catlinite stone pipe bowl - one side has a partial crack - length 12.7cm (5in) together with a 25.4cm (10in) long stem

Starting Bid: $10
2041

STONE POINTS

(14) points displayed in a 35.6 x 31.1cm 14 x 12 1/4in) rustic wood frame

Starting Bid: $10
2042

2 BEADED BAGS

Antique leather strike-a-light bags - height approximately 14.6cm (5 3/4in), age wear

Starting Bid: $10
2043

12 STONE ARTIFACTS

Housed in (4) small display boxes

Starting Bid: $10
2044

NAVAJO NECKLACE

Handcrafted silver "squash blossom" inset with turquoise - length approximately 71.1cm (28in)

Starting Bid: $10
2045

STONE POINT COLLECTION

(50) examples housed in a 30.5 x 45.7cm (12 x 18in) display case

Starting Bid: $10
2046

INDIGENOUS STONE CARVING

Untitled "Two Heads, Hand and Eagle" by Garfield (Sago'wis) Thomas, signed underneath - height 29.8cm (11 3/4in), width 27.9cm (11in), depth 12.1cm (4 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2047

CASE OF STONE ARTIFACTS

(100) examples in a 50.8 x 78.1cm (20 x 30 3/4in) table-top display case - some chipped

Starting Bid: $10
2048

6 WICKER CONTAINERS

Some imperfections, largest is 26.7cm (10 1/2in) diameter

Starting Bid: $10
2049

SLATE BANNERSTONE

Double-notched butterfly bannerstone approximately 14cm (5 1/2in) long - display box

Starting Bid: $10
2050

18TH CENTURY ENGRAVING

Hand-coloured "Portrait of a Man of Nootka Sound, Portrait of a Woman of Nootka Sound" published London circa 1784 after the 1778 original drawings by John Webber who accompanied Captain

Starting Bid: $10
2051

STONE ARTIFACTS

(45) examples including unfinished points, shards, etc. housed in (3) 21.6 x 31.1cm (8 1/2 x 12 1/4in) display boxes

Starting Bid: $10
2052

ROACH SPREADER

Carved bone with two spreaders - length 16.5cm (6 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2053

STONE SPEAR POINT

Length 19.7cm (7 3/4in) housed in display case

Starting Bid: $10
2054

PAINTED WOVEN FIBRE YAM MASK

Papua New Guinea - height 29.2cm (11 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2055

3 STONE ARTIFACTS

Celt, grooved hammer head, 30.5cm (12in) long oval grinding bowl

Starting Bid: $10
2056

3 PIECES NATIVE BEADWORK

Blackfoot belt and (2) pendants

Starting Bid: $10
2057

STONE POINT COLLECTION

Display case 31.1 x 40.6cm (12 1/4 x 16in) housing (93) examples

Starting Bid: $10
2058

CLAY PIPE

Bird effigy bowl, stem has restorations - length 21.6cm (8 1/2in), collection box

Starting Bid: $10
2059

STONE POINTS

Approximately (60) pieces housed in a 35.6 x 50.8cm (14 x 20in) display box

Starting Bid: $10
2060

3 CONTAINERS

Bark and porcupine quill comprising (2) circular containers and a card case - larger box is 7.6cm (3in) diameter and is in good overall condition, other two have some minor imperfections

Starting Bid: $10
2061

INDIGENOUS ARTIFACTS

Trade bead necklace, pipe bowl and (13) stone points housed in a 21 x 31.1cm (8 1/4 x 12 1/4in) display box

Starting Bid: $10
2062

HARPOONS & ARROW

(2) bone-tipped harpoons and an iron-tipped arrow housed in a 91.4cm (36in) long display case

Starting Bid: $10
2063

STONE ARTIFACTS

(33) including obsidian housed in (3) small display boxes

Starting Bid: $10
2064

TRADE SILVER

(4) trade silver brooches comprising circular with moon cutouts hallmarked "CA"; double heart and crown hallmarked "HB (Hudson Bay Company)"; heart-shaped owl effigy marked &quo

Starting Bid: $10
2065

ARTIFACTS

Mostly iron and copper including a 15.2cm (6in) long axe head - 22.9 x 30.5cm (9 x 12in) display case

Starting Bid: $10
2066

TRIBAL ADZE

Wood with slate blade fastened with wicker - imperfections, handle length 68.6cm (27in)

Starting Bid: $10
2067

STONE POINTS

(32) examples in a 12 x 16in display case

Starting Bid: $10
2068

3 WICKER CONTAINERS

Large South-West basket, 31.8cm (12 1/2in) high covered container, coiled basket - some imperfections

Starting Bid: $10
2069

STONE ARTIFACTS

(6) examples housed in (4) display boxes

Starting Bid: $10
2070

VINTAGE SOUVENIR DANCE CLUB

Attributed to Walpole Island with pyrography decoration - length 47cm (18 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2071

SMALL STONE POINTS

(40) examples in a 8.5 x 12.25in display box

Starting Bid: $10
2072

14 INDIGENOUS ARTIFACTS

Bone needles, hook, etc. in a 15.9 x 21cm (6 1/4 x 8 1/4in) box

Starting Bid: $10
2073

4 BIRD STONES

Housed in a 25.4 x 30.5cm (10 x 12in) display case

Starting Bid: $10
2074

ANIMAL EFFIGY PIPE

Carved catlinite on long wood stem with beads - overall length 85.1cm (33 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2075

LARGE STONE AXE HEAD

Grooved axe head approximately 22.2cm (8 3/4in) long

Starting Bid: $10
2076

NORTH AFRICAN PILLOW

Tuareg hand-tooled painted leather pillow - length excluding fringe 46.4cm (18 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2077

STONE ARTIFACTS

(9) skinning stones with one 16.5cm (6 1/2in) long labeled as from Knox Co., Tennessee housed in a display case

Starting Bid: $10
2078

TWO PIECES BEADWORK

Holster and knife sheath housed for display in a 40.6cm (16in) square shadowbox frame

Starting Bid: $10
2079

STONE ARTIACTS

(29) examples in (2) 8.5 x 12.25in display boxes

Starting Bid: $10
2080

8 BONE ARTIFACTS

Hooks, etc. in a 15.2 x 22.9cm (6 x 9in) display case - largest is 6.4cm (2 1/2in) long

Starting Bid: $10
2081

SKINNING STONE

Length 9.2cm (3 5/8in) housed in a shadowbox display frame

Starting Bid: $10
2082

ACRYLIC PAINTING ON PAPER

Untitled by Roland Kakegamic, born 1958 - 41.9 x 29.2cm (16 1/2 x 11 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2083

STONE POINTS

(28) in a 8.5 x 12.25in display box

Starting Bid: $10
2084

TRADE SILVER

Owl and heart brooch hallmarked "NH.NP" 4.4cm (1 3/4in) high together with a beaver pendant - display case

Starting Bid: $10
2085

15 ARTIFACTS

Mostly stone including spear points - longest 14cm (5 1/2in) and teeth housed in a double-hinged oak case

Starting Bid: $10
2086

WEST COAST CARVED CEDAR PLAQUE

Salish school "Sun Mask", signed and titled verso - diameter 19.1cm (7 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2087

STONE POINTS

(31) in (2) 8.5 x 12.25in display boxes

Starting Bid: $10
2088

INUIT HARPOON HEAD

Tusk handle with incised decoration including a fish fitted with a stone point - overall length 18.1cm (7 1/8in)

Starting Bid: $10
2089

4 STONE ARTIFACTS

Each in a display case - longest 8.3cm (3 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2090

COILED LIDDED BASKET

Overall height 27.9cm (11in), shows some imperfections mostly on cover and base rims

Starting Bid: $10
2091

STONE ARTIFACTS DISPLAY

(66) assorted stone points mounted on a framed panel with note "These items found on or near Lot 6, Range 2, South of Ekfrid Township, Middlesex County by various members of the Johnson family

Starting Bid: $10
2092

2 EXCAVATED ARTIFACTS

Bracelet and a disc shaped sieve each in a 13.3 x 15.2cm (5 1/4 x 6in) display box

Starting Bid: $10
2093

2 INUIT FISHING TOOLS

Skin-wrapped fish sap and a 21.6cm (8 1/2in) long bone handled crooked knife

Starting Bid: $10
2094

STONE CARVING

Iroquois school of a false face with drummer - height 27.9cm (11in), appears to have been mended

Starting Bid: $10
2095

5 STONE CELTS

Found in a 12.5in diameter coiled bowl

Starting Bid: $10
2096

BEADWORK

Pair baby moccasins, small pouch and a pair of 16.5cm (6 1/2in) wide pockets with note these were purchased in Alberta

Starting Bid: $10
2097

2 STONE ARTIFACTS

Banded slate cone; bi concave green banded slate pendant (chipped) 8.3cm (3 1/4in) long attributed to the U.S. Midwest - in display case

Starting Bid: $10
2098

COLLECTOR'S VOLUME

"Stone Ornaments of the American Indian" by Warren K. Moorehead pub. 1917, Andover Press, illustrated, ex. library - 25.4 x 19.1cm (10 x 7 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2099

ARTIFACTS

Stone, bone, teeth, etc. in a table-top 30.5 x 45.7cm (12 x 18in) display case

Starting Bid: $10
2100

SHAMAN'S RATTLE

Animal skull, fur, skin and beadwork - length excluding tassels (1 loose) 50.8cm (20in)

Starting Bid: $10
2101

20 STONE POINTS

(20) obsidian mounted for display on a rustic 40.6cm (16in) long wood board

Starting Bid: $10
2102

2 TRADE SILVER BROOCHES

Diameter approximately 20mm each in a display box

Starting Bid: $10
2103

PARTIAL MOUNTED DISPLAY

Wooden 80cm (31 1/2in) square panel displaying (58) assorted stone artifacts together with drilled stone beads, carved bone eagle heads, woven wicker panel, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
2104

5 WOODEN BOWS

Including a 1920's chestnut child's bow - longest 1.78m (70in), some "as is"

Starting Bid: $10
2105

INUIT KNIFE

Probably northwest with stone chipped carved blade on antler handle - length 20.3cm (8in)

Starting Bid: $10
2106

5 STONE ARTIFACTS

Grooved axe head 8.9cm (3 1/2in) long together with (4) assorted grinding stones - display box

Starting Bid: $10
2107

COILED BASKET

Conical form with cone-shaped cover - height 27.9cm (11in)

Starting Bid: $10
2108

MASK, PELT AND DOLLS

Old beaver pelt on a 57.2cm (22 1/2in) high oval stretch frame, corn husk mask and (6) small corn husk dolls

Starting Bid: $10
2109

3 BONE ARTIFACTS

(3) bone needles, longest 11.4cm (4 1/2in) - display box

Starting Bid: $10
2110

BANDED SLATE BIRDSTONE

Holed, beak is chipped - length 16.5cm (6 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2111

DEERSKIN TOBACCO POUCH

With circular beaded panel, height excluding flap and fringe approximately 20.3cm (8in)

Starting Bid: $10
2112

ARCHAIC COVERED WATER VESSEL

Heavy earthenware with panels of stylized birds and character marks, underneath an unknown seal mark attributed to 19th century Southeast Asia - height 43.2cm (17in)

Starting Bid: $10
2113

BONE & STONE ARTIFACTS

(35) assorted in a 21 x 31.1cm (8 1/4 x 12 1/4in) display box

Starting Bid: $10
2114

TRADE BEAD NECKLACES

(5) assorted trade bead necklaces

Starting Bid: $10
2115

6 COVERED CONTAINERS

Bark and wicker, some imperfections - largest is 36.8cm (14 1/2in) long

Starting Bid: $10
2116

2 WOOD MASKS

Hand-carved Iroquois school false face masks, larger is approximately 27.9cm (11in) high

Starting Bid: $10
2117

2 STONE ARTIFACTS

Round stone ball and a grooved hammer head labeled as from Adams County, Illinois approximately 12.1cm (4 3/4in) long

Starting Bid: $10
2118

WOOD MASK

Carved wood with painted accents framed in corn husk - 33cm (13in) high

Starting Bid: $10
2119

LARGE STONE GRINDING BOWL

Interior hole probably for medicine, found with (2) pestles - approximately 44.5 x 38.1 x 20.3cm (17 1/2 x 15 x 8in)

Starting Bid: $10
2120

BUFFALO HIDE PARFLECHE

Blackfoot circa 1850-60 retaining the original faded hand-painted geometric designs and rawhide ties

Starting Bid: $10
2121

FUR & BEADWORK BAG

Approximately 30.5 x 40.6cm (12 x 16in), fur is deteriorating

Starting Bid: $10
2122

WAR CLUB

Hide-wrapped handle with stone head - length 43.2cm (17in)

Starting Bid: $10
2123

ARTIFACT DISPLAY

Old 94cm (37in) square wood board mounted with (32) artifacts labeled as original to Attiwandaronks culture, some found near Kettle Creek and others as Neolithic

Starting Bid: $10
2124

INDIGENOUS ART

Titled "Thunderbird" and signed Bill Reid on parchment paper, this image is more often called "Dreamspeakers" - 40.6 x 27.9cm (16 x 11in); frame glass has damage in top right co

Starting Bid: $10
2125

STONE ARTIFACTS

Large spade or hoe 23.2cm (9 1/8in) long together with (2) gorgets and (4) others

Starting Bid: $10
2126

2 FISHING HOOKS

Carved bone Inuit school, longer 4.1cm (1 5/8in) - display box

Starting Bid: $10
2127

TWO STONE ARTIFACTS

Game stones, larger 22.9cm (9in) diameter and smaller 8.9cm (3 1/2in) labeled as found in Illinois

Starting Bid: $10
2128

ANTIQUE WOOD SADDLE

Attributed to China with iron fittings - length 44.5cm (17 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2129

5 STONE ARTIFACTS

Gorget or pendant from Oneida Town, Ontario 11.8cm (4 5/8in) long; cache blade from Fairfield County, Ohio; gorget from Anderdon, Ontario; arrow head and skinning stone from Township of Yarmouth, O

Starting Bid: $10
2130

INUIT KNIFE

Bone and slate, length 15.9cm (6 1/4in) - display box

Starting Bid: $10
2131

6 STONE ARTIFACTS

Celts, etc., housed in a 25.4 x 30.5cm (10 x 12in) display box

Starting Bid: $10
2132

5 SPEARS

Wood and iron, longest 1.96m (77in)

Starting Bid: $10
2133

4 STONE ARTIFACTS

Stone points including bird, largest is 5.1cm (2in) long - in two display boxes

Starting Bid: $10
2134

3 BIRCH BARK CONTAINERS

(2) smaller with quill, tallest 15.2cm (6in) - some imperfections

Starting Bid: $10
2135

15 STONE POINTS

Displayed in a 31.8 x 40.6cm (12 1/2 x 16in) case

Starting Bid: $10
2136

EARLY POTTERY VESSEL

Nupe, Nigeria with rounded base with incised and geometric decoration incorporating lizards - height 35.6cm (14in)

Starting Bid: $10
2137

STONE ARTIFACTS

(17) skinning stones, etc. housed in a table-top 33 x 61cm (13 x 24in) display case

Starting Bid: $10
2138

4 TRADE BEAD NECKLACES

Longest 55.9cm (22in)

Starting Bid: $10
2139

STONE ARTIFACTS

(12) mostly unfinished stone tools

Starting Bid: $10
2140

UNFRAMED LITHOGRAPH

"Love Birds" 2008 by Nathan Jackson, born 1938, Tlingit; signed, titled, dated and numbered 184/240 - 53.3 x 54.6cm (21 x 21 1/2in) found in pristine condition rolled up and never framed<

Starting Bid: $10
2141

6 STONE ARTIFACTS

Longest 31.8cm (12 1/2in) housed in a display box

Starting Bid: $10
2142

10 ARROWS

(2) incomplete, balance with stone or metal points - longest 78.7cm (31in) is labeled Cayuga

Starting Bid: $10
2143

COLLECTIBLES

Wooden 19.7cm (7 3/4in) long spoon; ground glass trade bead necklace; Great Lakes region beaded strip; excavated nail and spike, etc. - housed in a 22.9 x 30.5cm (9 x 12in) display case

Starting Bid: $10
2144

TWO PIPE TOMAHAWKS

Length 47cm (18 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2145

STONE ARTIFACT COLLECTION

(26) examples in a 30.5 x 45.7cm (12 x 18in) display case

Starting Bid: $10
2146

LIMITED EDITION

"Corn Dancer" numbered 29/100, dated 1983 with unknown signature - 26 x 30.5cm (10 1/4 x 12in)

Starting Bid: $10
2147

4 LARGE STONE ARTIFACTS

Grinding and skinning stones - longest 17.1cm (6 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2148

WEST COAST WALL SCULPTURE

Painted composition "Thunderbird", shows old mends, chips and cracks - length 81.3cm (32in)

Starting Bid: $10
2149

STONE POINTS

Large quantity including damaged/incomplete housed in a 22.9 x 30.5cm (9 x 12in) display case

Starting Bid: $10
2150

POTTERY FRAGMENTS

Labeled as North American Indigenous pottery with design

Starting Bid: $10
2151

STONE ARTIFACTS

(22) examples in a 22.9 x 50.8cm (9 x 20in) display case

Starting Bid: $10
2152

LITHOGRAPH

Signed in syllabic and dated (19)82 - 36.8 x 27.3cm (14 1/2 x 10 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2153

STONE ARTIFACTS

Over (60) pieces mostly unfinished housed in (4) display cases

Starting Bid: $10
2154

CURIOS, ETC.

Wood 38.1cm (15in) long model of a dugout canoe (chips); skin pouch; bone spoon with bird handle; (2) carnelian bead necklaces; beaded sash; beaded necklace with Mayan gilt metal pendant; pair silv

Starting Bid: $10
2155

STONE ARTIFACTS

Large quantity with damaged/unfinished examples

Starting Bid: $10
2156

PIPES, IRON HEADS

Early hand-forged pipe tomahawk head; excavated trade axe head; pipe fragments, etc.

Starting Bid: $10