American Indian & Related Artifacts & Art - "Big Spring Phoenix Auction 2013"

Auction Details

In this spring's auction, we are offering over 1000 collectible Native American and Western items for sale to the highest bidder. It is featuring everything imaginable from beadwork to pottery, artwork to jewelry, some very nice baskets, and much, much more!
R.O. Wright (20th Century)297R.O. Wright (20th Century)
Late 1900s, Signed original pastel crayon on colored paper depicting a Plains (?) chief with full headdress and war shirt. Very good condition. 19
Start Price : 80.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (110.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 132.00
Beatien Yazz (Jimmy Toddy) (B-1928)298Beatien Yazz (Jimmy Toddy) (B-1928)
Ca. 1960s, Large signed original acrylic on canvas board, done in his distinct style and depicting a buffalo hunt. Very good condition. 23-1/2&q...
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 650.00 - 1,300.00
Sold to floor for (600.00 + 120.00) x 1 = 720.00
Robert Bateman (B-1930)299Robert Bateman (B-1930)
Ca. 1991, Signed limited edition (#743/13000) lithograph titled "Arctic Cliff - White Wolves." Very good condition. 21" x 33"...
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
Pahponee (Barbara McKinney-Elston) (20th Century)300Pahponee (Barbara McKinney-Elston) (20th Century)
Ca. 2003, Very large limited edition (#2/25) heavy bronze "pottery" sculpture from her famous pottery series "All My Relatives.&quo...
Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 2,500.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to floor for (1,200.00 + 240.00) x 1 = 1,440.00
Siletz Basket301Siletz Basket
Ca. 1920s, Unique, twined, convex basketry tray with rows of imbricated bands. Very good condition, with a few missing/broken stitches. 2-1/2&qu...
Start Price : 130.00 | Estimates : 325.00 - 650.00
Sold to floor for (180.00 + 36.00) x 1 = 216.00
Haida Basket/Hat302Haida Basket/Hat
Early 1900s, Traditional design, plaited weave cedar bark hat, with large brim; with traces of the original painted design. Very good condition. 4
Start Price : 130.00 | Estimates : 325.00 - 650.00
Sold to floor for (180.00 + 36.00) x 1 = 216.00
Salish Basket303Salish Basket
Early 1900s, Classic design, flat Thompson River basketry tray with handles and polychrome star design. Very good condition, shows some use. 3&...
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
Klamath Basket304Klamath Basket
Early 1900s, Extra large soft weave gambling tray with simple 3-color banded design. Very good condition. 18-1/2"
Start Price : 140.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Sold to floor for (250.00 + 50.00) x 1 = 300.00
Yokuts Basket305Yokuts Basket
Ca. 1920, Large, coiled polychrome basketry tray with rattlesnake center, Ex. Royer collection. Very good condition. 16-3/4" x 1-1/2"
Start Price : 170.00 | Estimates : 425.00 - 850.00
Sold to floor for (650.00 + 130.00) x 1 = 780.00
Haida Basket306Haida Basket
Early 1900s, Traditional, lidded, soft-weave tourist trinket basket, with "Alaska" imbricated on the exterior. Very good condition. 5&...
Start Price : 140.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Sold to floor for (110.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 132.00
Nuu-Chah-Nulth Basket307Nuu-Chah-Nulth Basket
Mid 1900s, Classic design Nootka/Makah basket with whaling figures, rim loops, and cedar bark base. Very good condition. 3-1/2" x 7-1/2"
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 225.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (250.00 + 50.00) x 1 = 300.00
Eskimo Basket308Eskimo Basket
Mid/Late 1900s, Lidded, woven seagrass basket with carved soapstone bird handle. Very good condition, but the birds nose is scratched. 9-1/2&quo...
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 225.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (130.00 + 26.00) x 1 = 156.00
Eskimo Basket309Eskimo Basket
Late 1900s, Fine weave, lidded Hooper Bay basket with simple, 2-color design. Very good condition. 4-1/2" x 3-1/4"
Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
3 Nuu-Chah-Nulth Baskets3103 Nuu-Chah-Nulth Baskets
Early/Mid 1900s, Collection of vintage, fine weave Nootka/Makah baskets, two lidded, and one that is rectangular. All in very good condition, one
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 225.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (160.00 + 32.00) x 1 = 192.00
Navajo Weaving311Navajo Weaving
Mid 1900s, Interesting home spun Western Reservation rug of all natural, heavy native wool with vertical stripe motif in black, white, and mustard.
Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (110.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 132.00
Navajo Weaving312Navajo Weaving
Ca. 1940s, Homespun gray ground rug with rows of stacked squares in diamond pattern around two central diamond shapes. 6'5" x 4'4"
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to dekat for (425.00 + 85.00) x 1 = 510.00
Navajo Weaving313Navajo Weaving
Ca. 1980, Great tightly woven Yei rug with 10 figures plus upper and lower serrated borders, in natural and analine colors. 4'2" x 2'8"
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 625.00 - 1,250.00
Sold to floor for (325.00 + 65.00) x 1 = 390.00
Navajo Weaving314Navajo Weaving
Ca. 1950, Outstanding tightly woven storm pattern rug with water bug figures. 6'2" x 3'8"
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 650.00 - 1,300.00
Sold to alexmac for (500.00 + 100.00) x 1 = 600.00
Navajo Weaving315Navajo Weaving
Ca. 1980, Exceptional tightly woven Two Grey Hills rug of all natural, home spun wool. 4'7" x 2'11"
Start Price : 140.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Sold to alexmac for (300.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 360.00
Navajo Weaving316Navajo Weaving
Mid 1900s, Beautiful tightly woven rug with five Yei figures plus Rainbow God on black ground. 4'3" x 3'5"
Start Price : 275.00 | Estimates : 700.00 - 1,400.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 360.00
Navajo Weaving317Navajo Weaving
Ca. 1940, Extraordinary tightly woven Western Reservation rug of home spun wool in black, white and red, with four central diamond lozenges on gray
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to alexmac for (400.00 + 80.00) x 1 = 480.00
Paiute Cradleboard318Paiute Cradleboard
Ca. 1940, Classic buckskin and bent wood cradle with beaded florals and yarn embroidery on the basketry sunshade. 36" x 13-1/2"
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Plateau Bag319Plateau Bag
Mid 1900s, Great pictorial beaded bag on deer skin, fully front beaded with deer figure; calico lined. Excellent condition. 15-1/2" x 11-1/4...
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
"Kissy" Collector's Doll320"Kissy" Collector's Doll
Ca. 1961-1964, Charming doll from the Ideal Toy Company, in original dress and shoes, with movable eyes and body parts; drinks from a bottle; model
Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
Western Holster and Belt321Western Holster and Belt
Ca. 1980s, Beautiful hand tooled dark brown heavy leather holster with matching belt. Very good condition. 46" x 2-1/2" + holster
Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
Western Leather Chaps322Western Leather Chaps
Ca. 1970s, Classic pair of heavy leather cowboy chaps with hand tooled belt sections. Very good condition. 43" waistband x 30" chaps
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (400.00 + 80.00) x 1 = 480.00
Leather Holster and Belt323Leather Holster and Belt
Ca. 1970s, Slightly used, plain leather belt with shorter matching holster. Very good condition. 46-1/2" x 2" + holster
Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
Leather Rifle Case324Leather Rifle Case
Ca. 1967, Custom hand tooled heavy leather scabbard marked "Canada Centennial - 1967." Good, used condition. 33" x 6-1/2"
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (120.00 + 24.00) x 1 = 144.00
Leather Cowboy Cuffs325Leather Cowboy Cuffs
Ca. 1960s, Classic heavy leather cuffs with tooled design, showing a cowboy roping a steer. Very good condition, decorated with fine brass tacks.
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
Antique Poker Chips326Antique Poker Chips
Ca. 1940s, Old hand crafted box with removable rack, containing approximately 200 chips, in four colors. Very good condition, the decks of cards a
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
Old Spanish Pistol327Old Spanish Pistol
Antique, Classic old .38 Special revolver with several interesting markings. Fair condition, with some wood damage on the handle. 5" barrell
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 225.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (400.00 + 80.00) x 1 = 480.00
Antique Horse Band328Antique Horse Band
Mid 1900s, Interesting harness leather horse "necklace" with all sorts of noise making attachments; worn around the horses neck. Very g...
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
Heinie Hartwig (20th Century)329Heinie Hartwig (20th Century)
Early 2000s, Signed original oil-on-masonite, depicting an encampment above a lake. Excellent condition. 6" x 11" (10-1/2" x 16-1/...
Start Price : 160.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (250.00 + 50.00) x 1 = 300.00
Heinie Hartwig (20th Century)330Heinie Hartwig (20th Century)
Early 2000s, Signed original oil-on-masonite, depicting a lone teepee on the prairie. Excellent condition. 4-1/2" x 6-1/2" (9-1/2"...
Start Price : 140.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Sold to floor for (250.00 + 50.00) x 1 = 300.00
Navajo Bolo Tie331Navajo Bolo Tie
Late 1900s, Classic design, handwrought silver bolo slide with huge, hand-carved turquoise Indian head/horsehead stone; marked "G + sterling....
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (130.00 + 26.00) x 1 = 156.00
Navajo Jewelry Set332Navajo Jewelry Set
Ca. 1970s, Very nice, heavy gauge, turquoise and silver watch bracelet, plus a turquoise, coral, and silver buckle with spider figures. Very good c
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (160.00 + 32.00) x 1 = 192.00
Navajo Necklace Set333Navajo Necklace Set
Ca. 1970s, Classic, vintage, turquoise and silver squash blossom necklace with matching watch bracelet. Very good condition, nice patina. Neklace
Start Price : 160.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (450.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 540.00
Navajo Jewelry Set334Navajo Jewelry Set
Ca. 1970s, Traditional design turquoise, coral, and silver trapezoid bolo tie slide, by Justin Morris, plus a large matching oval belt buckle, signe
Start Price : 130.00 | Estimates : 325.00 - 650.00
Sold to floor for (225.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 270.00
Navajo Necklace - Willie Singer335Navajo Necklace - Willie Singer
Ca. 1970s, Large and beautiful, handwrought silver, turquoise, and coral kachina figure pendant; with a silver chain; done in the Singer brothers o
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (325.00 + 65.00) x 1 = 390.00
Navajo Belt Buckle - E. Tsosie336Navajo Belt Buckle - E. Tsosie
Ca. 1970s, Fine, rectangular, turquoise, coral, and silver buckle done in Singer chip inlay style. Very good condition. 2" x 3"
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 225.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (170.00 + 34.00) x 1 = 204.00
Navajo Jewelry Set - R. Platero337Navajo Jewelry Set - R. Platero
Ca. 1970s, Classic, heavy gauge, turquoise and silver watch bracelet and matching oval belt buckle. Very good condition, the bracelet has one crack
Start Price : 140.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Sold to ellenod for (225.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 270.00
Navajo Belt Buckle338Navajo Belt Buckle
Late 1900s, Contour design, free-form square silver buckle with single bright blue turquoise stone. Very good condition. 2-1/4" x 2-1/2"
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
Silver & Gold Buckle Set339Silver & Gold Buckle Set
Late 1900s, Fine three-piece all-silver buckle set with 14K gold inserts; includes buckle, tip, and keeper. Very good condition. 1-1/2" x 2...
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (120.00 + 24.00) x 1 = 144.00
Navajo Belt Buckle340Navajo Belt Buckle
Late 1900s, Fine all-silver overlay oval belt buckle with single blue turquoise stone. Very good condition, signed "ET." 2-1/4" x...
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 225.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
Cree Beaded Jacket341Cree Beaded Jacket
Ca. 1970s, Very nice dark brown commercial suede jacket with added traditional Cree beaded floral cuffs, yokes, and trim, done on tanned moosehide.
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
Cree Beaded Jacket342Cree Beaded Jacket
Ca. 1970s, Very nice dark brown commercial suede jacket with added traditional Cree beaded floral cuffs, yokes, and trim, done on tanned moosehide.
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (120.00 + 24.00) x 1 = 144.00
Cree Hightop Moccasins343Cree Hightop Moccasins
Ca. 1970s, Beautiful pair of hightop moccasins with fur trim and beaded diamond designs. Very good, used condition. Made of moosehide and commerci
Start Price : 160.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
Cree Beaded Moccasins344Cree Beaded Moccasins
Mid 1900s, Classic pair of puckered toe moosehide moccasins with mink trim, beaded vamps, and ankle straps. Very good condition. 10-1/2"
Start Price : 140.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
Plains Dance Roach345Plains Dance Roach
Mid 1900s, Traditional woven porcupine hair dancer's head piece with braided yarn base and rawhide spreader. Good to very good condition. 15&quo...
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (110.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 132.00
Hudson Bay Point Blanket346Hudson Bay Point Blanket
Mid 1900s, Rare gold colored six-point all-wool blanket with original tag. This is the larger six-point version. Very good condition. 98" x...
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (160.00 + 32.00) x 1 = 192.00