Gene Quintana Fine Arts

Stone Artifacts

California mortars, ceremonial and cooking bowls, and pestles.
Plus, other stoneware artifacts.


collectables

Showing 1 to 24 of 57 Items
Yokuts stone game balls
Item#: S-8
found under an oak tree on the Kings River Island near Laton. D: 2 3/4in Circa: 1850 Provenance: Latta Collection. Photo in Handbook of the Yokuts Indians. pg.456
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
A Chumash arrow straightener
Item#: FL-37
Heated in a fire and used to harden and straighten the arrow shafts. Length: 4 1/2in Width: 2 3/4in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
A Yokuts mortar for face paints
Item#: FL-35
Found at Tulare Lake, Tulare County, California Frank Latta Collection Diameter: 2 3/4in Height: 2in Face painting was an art form for the Yokuts, for both faces and bodies. Various designs were used in conjunction with different ceremonies and symbols of may families. The paint was mixed to the consistency of a thick grease, being a combination of elk tallow and bear oil.
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
A Northwest California pipe from the Hupa-Yurok cultures
Item#: 6007
The pipe has a wooden stem and an inset stone bowl Circa: 1900 Length: 6in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Yokuts soapstone and clay tobacco pipes
Item#: S-79_P-3
Soapstone pipe is from the site of Alpaugh, Tulare County Length: 2 1/2in Width: 1in Clay pipe is a Wukchumne (clay)tobacco pipe from the Broader Range, six miles east of Visalia, Tulare County, California Page 631, Handbook of Yokuts Indians Length: 2 5/8in Width: 7/8in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Stoneware mortar and pestle
Item#: WS-695
Size: 17in x 9in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Stoneware mortar and pestle
Item#: WS-683
Size: 13in x 3in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Stoneware mortar and pestle
Item#: WS-694
Size: 14in x 18in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Stoneware mortar and pestle
Item#: WS-693
Size: 11in x 8in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Stoneware mortar and pestle
Item#: WS-692
Size: 16in x 9in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Stoneware mortar and pestle
Item#: WS-691
Size: 16in x 7in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Stoneware mortar and pestle
Item#: WS-690
Size: 12in x 8in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Stoneware mortar and pestle
Item#: WS-689
Size: 17in x 7in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Stoneware mortar and pestle
Item#: WS-688
Size: 18in x 9in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Stoneware mortar and pestle
Item#: WS-687
Length: 24in Height: 8in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Stoneware mortar and pestle
Item#: WS-686
Diameter: 17in Height: 9in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Stoneware mortar and pestle
Item#: WS-685
15in x 5in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Stoneware mortar and pestle
Item#: WS-680
Height: 15in Diameter: 10in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Stoneware mortar and pestle
Item#: WS-681
Height: 12in Diameter: 10in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Stoneware mortar and pestle
Item#: WS-682
Height: 10in Diameter: 9in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Ceremonial mortar
Item#: FL-S-52
Village by Buena Vista Lake and Pelican Island Provenance: Frank Latta Collection Size: 16in x 7in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Ceremonial motar
Item#: FL-S-51
Village by Buena Vista Lake and Pelican Island Provenance: Frank Latta Collection Size: 17 1/2in x 9 3/4in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Steatite ear plugs from California
Item#: W-55
Diameter: 1in to 1 1/2in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Stoneware mortar and pestle
Item#: WS-662
Height: 12in
Category: Other Collectables - Stone Artifacts
Showing 1 to 24 of 57 Items