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!
Apache Basket501Apache Basket
Ca. 1930s, Beautiful finer weave tray with intricate design of checkered patterns, fylfot crosses, arrows, prairie dogs, and a black center. Very g
Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to floor for (1,700.00 + 340.00) x 1 = 2,040.00
Pima Basket502Pima Basket
Early 1900s, Traditional low-profile basketry bowl/tray with classic modified key design. Very good condition, some minor stitch loss/damage. 4-1/
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 225.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (350.00 + 70.00) x 1 = 420.00
Pima Basket503Pima Basket
Ca. 1940s, Fine flared basketry bowl with black center and Saguaro cactus figures. Good condition. 2-3/4" x 10-1/4"
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (275.00 + 55.00) x 1 = 330.00
Pomo Basket504Pomo Basket
Ca. 1940s, Very tight weave globular bowl with snake designs. Very good condition, a great example. 4-1/2" x 7-3/4"
Start Price : 160.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (550.00 + 110.00) x 1 = 660.00
Apache Basket505Apache Basket
Mid 1900s, Small finer weave plaque with radiating stepped design and ticked rim. Very good condition. 7-3/4"
Start Price : 80.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to jcorning for (120.00 + 24.00) x 1 = 144.00
Pima Basket506Pima Basket
Ca. 1940s, Classic flared basketry bowl with geometric motif. Very good condition, but shows some use. 5-3/4" x 11-1/2"
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
Pomo Basket507Pomo Basket
Ca. 1940s, Beautiful flared low-profile bowl with rare bat figures. Very good condition. 3-1/4" x 10-1/2"
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (400.00 + 80.00) x 1 = 480.00
Pomo Basket508Pomo Basket
Mid 1900s, Small fine weave coiled bowl with simple diamond/bar design. Very good condition. 1-1/2" x 4"
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 225.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (275.00 + 55.00) x 1 = 330.00
Yokuts Basket509Yokuts Basket
Early 1900s, Small fine weave flared bowl with interesting snake and other designs. Very good condition, with minor stitch loss. 3" x 9-3/4...
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (450.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 540.00
Tulare Basket510Tulare Basket
Early 1900s, Large basketry bowl with two rows of zig-zag (snake) figures. Good condition. 5-1/4" x 18"
Start Price : 225.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to floor for (400.00 + 80.00) x 1 = 480.00
Hopi Bowl - Adelle Nampeyo511Hopi Bowl - Adelle Nampeyo
Mid 1900s, Exquisite classic polychrome olla with fineline and bird motif. Excellent condition. 3-5/8" x 6"
Start Price : 140.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Sold to floor for (225.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 270.00
Navajo Jar - Wallace Nez512Navajo Jar - Wallace Nez
Ca. 1995, Exceptional polychrome seed jar with tiny sgraffito work. Pristine condition. 1-3/4" x 3-1/2"
Start Price : 160.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to janist for (160.00 + 32.00) x 1 = 192.00
Hopi Bowl - James Nampeyo513Hopi Bowl - James Nampeyo
Mid 1900s, Beautiful polychrome cream slip bowl in classic Nampeyo family motif with fineline and bird designs. 5-1/2" x 7-1/2"
Start Price : 160.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (160.00 + 32.00) x 1 = 192.00
Jemez Vase - Juanita Fragua514Jemez Vase - Juanita Fragua
Late 1900s, Beautiful squash-shaped wedding vase with signature arrow on lip, cream slip. Pristine condition. 8-5/8" x 4-3/4"
Start Price : 110.00 | Estimates : 275.00 - 550.00
Sold to floor for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
Hopi Bowl - Dolores Namoki515Hopi Bowl - Dolores Namoki
Mid 1900s, Superb redware bowl with all-over black geometric and bird motif in four sections. 4-3/4" x 8"
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (275.00 + 55.00) x 1 = 330.00
Tohono O'odham Pottery516Tohono O'odham Pottery
Ca. 1980, Great cream slip friendship bowl with six male and female dancers encircling the bowl. 6-3/4" x 7"
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 225.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
Santa Clara Jar517Santa Clara Jar
Early 1900s, Outstanding black polished jar with deep incised geometric motif. Excellent condition. 12" x 8"
Start Price : 180.00 | Estimates : 450.00 - 900.00
Sold to floor for (550.00 + 110.00) x 1 = 660.00
Santa Clara Bowl518Santa Clara Bowl
Ca. 1960s, Fine polished redware bowl with stacked arrow point motif, signed. Excellent condition. 4-1/2" x 5"
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (225.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 270.00
Hopi Bowl - Marcia Rickey519Hopi Bowl - Marcia Rickey
Ca. 1960s, Exceptional polychrome redware bowl with black and white geometrics, the interior cream with black and red bird motif; artist AKA Ant Wom
Start Price : 110.00 | Estimates : 275.00 - 550.00
Sold to floor for (350.00 + 70.00) x 1 = 420.00
Hopi Vase - Joy Navasie520Hopi Vase - Joy Navasie
Ca. 1970s, Beautiful Frog Woman wedding vase with polychrome bird motif on cream slip. 7-7/8" x 4-1/2"
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to das5chv for (190.00 + 38.00) x 1 = 228.00
Navajo 2-Sided Pendant - Donald David521Navajo 2-Sided Pendant - Donald David
Ca. 1980s, Exquisite all-silver diamond shaped pendant with inlaid and stamped designs on one side and overlaid Kokopelli flute player on the other,
Start Price : 160.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to g.blu for (170.00 + 34.00) x 1 = 204.00
Zuni Jewelry Set - John Quam522Zuni Jewelry Set - John Quam
Ca. 1970s, Outstanding all-silver bolo and buckle set, each with carved turquoise and coral stones plus two claws; custom tips. 45", pendant...
Start Price : 225.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 360.00
Zuni Inlay Bolo Tie - Fred Natachu523Zuni Inlay Bolo Tie - Fred Natachu
Ca. 1970s, Very fine all-silver trapezoid bolo tie with the popular devil dancer figure inlaid in turquoise, coral, mother-of-pearl, jet, and shell.
Start Price : 160.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
Zuni Inlay Bolo Tie524Zuni Inlay Bolo Tie
Ca. 1970s, Vintage mosaic inlay silver bolo tie with inlaid sunface katsina head and custom silver tips. Very good condition. 36", 2" ...
Start Price : 70.00 | Estimates : 175.00 - 350.00
Sold to floor for (70.00 + 14.00) x 1 = 84.00
Navajo Concho Belt - Allen Lee525Navajo Concho Belt - Allen Lee
Ca. 1970s, Traditional hand wrought all-silver concho belt, each concho with a single turquoise stone. This is adjustable up to 40 inches and fits
Start Price : 130.00 | Estimates : 325.00 - 650.00
Sold to floor for (160.00 + 32.00) x 1 = 192.00
Navajo Bracelet526Navajo Bracelet
Ca. 1980s, Classic design five-stone turquoise and silver bracelet with beautiful green stones. Very good condition, but the main stone is damaged.
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
Navajo Necklace - Doug Harrison527Navajo Necklace - Doug Harrison
Ca. 1970s, Classic bright blue turquoise and silver squash blossom necklace with fine leaf accents. Very good condition, signed "DH." ...
Start Price : 140.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 700.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
Zuni Inlay Necklace528Zuni Inlay Necklace
Ca. 1989, Unique original design silver overlay section necklace with buffalo figures, the larger pendant with feather drops. Each with a heartline
Start Price : 350.00 | Estimates : 900.00 - 1,800.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 360.00
Zuni Ring - Buddy & Anita Hattie529Zuni Ring - Buddy & Anita Hattie
Ca. 1970s, Fine classic design turquoise and silver petit point rosette ring. Very good condition, some patina. Size 6
Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
Antique Bead Necklace530Antique Bead Necklace
Various, Beautiful necklace of round cobalt amber beads and handmade silver(?) repoussé beads from Bali - strung on hand wound silver wire li...
Start Price : 160.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (110.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 132.00
Klickitat Basket531Klickitat Basket
Early 1900s, Outstanding tall hard-sided basket with beautiful imbricated geometric design. Very good condition. 9" x 7"
Start Price : 225.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to floor for (600.00 + 120.00) x 1 = 720.00
Klickitat Basket532Klickitat Basket
Early 1900s, Outstanding tall hard-sided basket with beautiful imbricated geometric design. Very good condition, with a few missing/damaged stitche
Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 750.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (650.00 + 130.00) x 1 = 780.00
Klickitat Basket533Klickitat Basket
Early 1900s, Outstanding tall hard-sided basket with beautiful imbricated geometric design. Very good condition, with minor discoloration. 10&qu...
Start Price : 350.00 | Estimates : 900.00 - 1,800.00
Sold to floor for (1,400.00 + 280.00) x 1 = 1,680.00
Klickitat Basket534Klickitat Basket
Late 1800s, Huge and impressive hard-sided rectangular cooking basket with unique stepped polychrome geometric design. Very good condition, some di
Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,250.00 - 2,500.00
Sold to floor for (1,700.00 + 340.00) x 1 = 2,040.00
Klickitat Basket535Klickitat Basket
Early 1900s, Large hard-sided cooking/gathering basket with imbricated polychrome rattlesnake motif. Very good condition, intact, with some missing
Start Price : 225.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to floor for (450.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 540.00
Hopi Basket536Hopi Basket
Mid 1900s, Classic coiled 2nd Mesa bowl with traditional four-color zig-zag design. Very good condition, with some soiling on rim. 5" x 8&q...
Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 225.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
Hopi Basket - Emily Quanimptewa537Hopi Basket - Emily Quanimptewa
Ca. 1960s, Colorful coiled 2nd Mesa plaque marked "Happy Jack, Whipper" (kachina). Very good condition, nice patina. 13"
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 360.00
Hopi Basket - Betty Nafavasa538Hopi Basket - Betty Nafavasa
Ca. 1970s, Colorful coiled 2nd Mesa plaque marked "Shumopovi" (kachina). Very good condition, nice patina. 13"
Start Price : 130.00 | Estimates : 325.00 - 650.00
Sold to rickmaz for (180.00 + 36.00) x 1 = 216.00
Apache Basket539Apache Basket
Ca. 1950s, Traditional shallow tray with black center and radiating stepped design. Very good condition, minor stitch loss, shows some use. 3&qu...
Start Price : 160.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to jcorning for (225.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 270.00
Apache Basket540Apache Basket
Ca. 1940s, Large low-profile bowl/tray with rare cross designs within the stacked triangles. Very good condition. 4" x 17"
Start Price : 425.00 | Estimates : 1,100.00 - 2,200.00
Sold to jcorning for (550.00 + 110.00) x 1 = 660.00
Hopi Pottery Jar - Adelle Nampeyo541Hopi Pottery Jar - Adelle Nampeyo
Late 1900s, Fine polychrome-on-yellow pottery jar with famous Nampeyo "migration" pattern. Very good condition. 4-1/2" x 4-1/2"
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (180.00 + 36.00) x 1 = 216.00
Hopi Pottery Bowl - Fannie Nampeyo542Hopi Pottery Bowl - Fannie Nampeyo
Mid 1900s, Classic vintage polychrome-on-yellow bowl with traditional motif. 1" chip on inside of rim. 3-3/4" x 7-1/2" THIS LOT R...
Start Price : 225.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,200.00
2 Hopi Pottery Jars - Adelle Nampeyo5432 Hopi Pottery Jars - Adelle Nampeyo
Late 1900s, Pair of fine polychrome-on-yellow seed pots with traditional motifs. Both in very good condition. Largest 1-3/4" x 3-1/2"
Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
Hopi Pottery Jar - Karen Abeita544Hopi Pottery Jar - Karen Abeita
Late 1900s, Very fine polychrome-on-yellow wide shouldered jar with classic repeating motif. Very good condition, a few minor dings. 2-1/2"...
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to redfeather for (180.00 + 36.00) x 1 = 216.00
Hopi Pottery Jar - James Nampeyo545Hopi Pottery Jar - James Nampeyo
Late 1900s, Unique shaped polychrome-on-yellow pottery jar with traditional avian motif. Very good condition. 4-3/4" x 4-3/4"
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to toucan for (120.00 + 24.00) x 1 = 144.00
Hopi Pottery Jar - Stella Huma546Hopi Pottery Jar - Stella Huma
Ca. 1970s, Beautiful polychrome-on-yellow pottery jar with traditional avian motif. Very good condition. 5-1/2" x 5-1/2"
Start Price : 130.00 | Estimates : 325.00 - 650.00
Sold to floor for (170.00 + 34.00) x 1 = 204.00
Hopi Pottery Jar - Carla Nampeyo547Hopi Pottery Jar - Carla Nampeyo
Late 1900s, Small polychrome-on-yellow seed pot with modified "migration" pattern. Very good condition. 3-1/2" x 4"
Start Price : 80.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (90.00 + 18.00) x 1 = 108.00
Mata Ortiz Pottery Jar - Lucy Mora548Mata Ortiz Pottery Jar - Lucy Mora
Early 2000s, Large exceptional thin-walled egg-shaped black-on-buff jar completely covered with skinny lizard figures. Very good condition. 18-1/2
Start Price : 160.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (170.00 + 34.00) x 1 = 204.00
Mata Ortiz Pottery Jar - Ernesto Ramirez549Mata Ortiz Pottery Jar - Ernesto Ramirez
Early 2000s, Very fine swirled polychrome melon jar with stylized avian forms within the grooves. Very good condition. 7" x 7"
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
Mata Ortiz Pottery Jar - Hester Ortega550Mata Ortiz Pottery Jar - Hester Ortega
Early 2000s, Beautiful redware swirl pottery olla with small neck. Very good condition. 10" x 7-1/2"
Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (110.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 132.00