Mark Sublette Medicine Man Gallery
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Fri, Nov 10, 2023 02:30PM EST - Fri, Nov 17, 2023 02:00PM EST
Lot 1

Wilson Tawaquaptewa - Hopi Kachina c. 1935, 10" x 4" x 2.5" (K90256C-1023-010)

Estimate: $1,200 - $2,000

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Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$200,000 $25,000
$500,000 $50,000

Wilson Tawaquaptewa - Hopi Kachina c. 1935, 10" x 4" x 2.5"  This doll was collected in 1935


This kachina is in good condition, with slight surface wear. There was an old break to one of the feet, which has been repaired. The wood used for the repair was not a part of the original piece. The doll is glued to a non-native wooden base. "Unbreakable Safetyware" is inscribed on the bottom of the wooden base.  The nose is original but reglued.

Overall Dimensions
Height: 10.00
Width: 4.00
Depth: 2.50

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Terms for all Purchases: The "Purchase Price" for each lot shall equal the hammer price, buyer's premium, sales tax, and, if applicable all packing, handling, insurance, and shipping costs. Buyers must pay the full Purchase Price for each purchased lot within 14 days after the date of the auction. If the lot reaches above $50,000 in dollar value. The lot must be paid by ACH transfer. Accepted payments are cash, wire transfer, personal check, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover." Unless exempt by law, the Purchaser will be required to pay any and all applicable state taxes. In the event of deliveries outside of Arizona, it is the Purchaser's responsibility to pay any compensating or use tax of another state on the purchase price. All monies shall be made payable to Mark Sublette Medicine Man Gallery. At the Gallery's discretion, payment will not be deemed to be complete until funds represented by checks or credit cards have been cleared and fully processed by Seller's bank, usually within 1-10 days. We reserve the right to hold shipment until payments clear the bank. The title shall not pass to the Buyer until all invoices are paid in full.

Ex Arizona collection. This piece was gifted to the owner's husband's grandmother, who collected it in the Southwest in 1935.