Desert West Auction December 16, 2018

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Desert West Auction Dec. 16th Last Auction for the Year 2018. NEW STARTING TIME: 11:00AM MST. Gallery bidders will be able to get home in the daylight. 400+ Lots

We will be featuring Little White Dove Trading Co. 1960s Navajo sterling silver estate jewelry from "New Mexico Land of Enchantment". Native American Navajo & Hopi Kachinas, Baskets, Folk Art, Seminole Dolls, Paintings, Antques & Collectibles.

Anasazi Traders Native American 100% Wool New Textile Rugs. Made by Native South American Indians.

Mata Ortiz one of a king Art Pottery Bowls & Vases signed of the artists of Mexican Pueblo Village.

Beaded Vases, Pottery, Jewelry & Acrylic Paintings by Kathy Kill Thunder.

Any questions, call Jane at 1-575-536-9353. Good Luck, & Good Bidding!!

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Northwest Coast Carved Soapstone Seal Hunter1135 - Northwest Coast Carved Soapstone Seal Hunter
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Native American Northwest Coast Carved Soapstone Seal Hunter, measures 3'' x 8''
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 35.00 - 50.00
Sold to Harley5 for (25.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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2 Native American Traditional Navajo Cloth Dolls1136 - 2 Native American Traditional Navajo Cloth Dolls
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2 Native American Traditional Navajo Cloth Dolls, largest measures 6''L, embellished with beads and sequins and wearing traditional dresses
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 20.00 - 25.00
Sold to kotty52 for (15.00) x 1 = 15.00
 
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7 English Ware Plates and Pitcher1137 - 7 English Ware Plates and Pitcher
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7 English Ware Plates and Pitcher, made in Lancaster Ltd Hanley England, Sandland Ware, all pieces are marked, largest measures 6'' x 6'...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to wward2300 for (20.00) x 1 = 20.00
 
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Antique Native American Jicarilla Apache Basket1138 - Antique Native American Jicarilla Apache Basket
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Antique Native American Jicarilla Apache Basket, measures 3.5'' x 10'', handle damage
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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3 Native American Santa Clara Pottery Miniatures1139 - 3 Native American Santa Clara Pottery Miniatures
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3 Native American Santa Clara Pottery Miniatures, includes 1. Pottery Basket 2. Turtle by Dorothy Gutierrez 3. Mudhead by Dorothy Gutierrez, largest
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to milliecd29 for (20.00) x 1 = 20.00
 
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Seminole Pin Cushion Doll on Pine Needle Basket1140 - Seminole Pin Cushion Doll on Pine Needle Basket
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Native American Seminole Pin Cushion Doll on Pine Needle Basket, measures 4'' x 5'', embellished with beads and hand stitched facial...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 35.00 - 50.00
Sold to floor for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Cigar Humidor1141 - Cigar Humidor
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Cigar Humidor, measures 5.5'' x 7.5'' x 11'', hygro Gauge and Spanish Cedar Lined
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to RangerPride for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Vintage Canadian Inuit Coast Sealskin Fur Doll1143 - Vintage Canadian Inuit Coast Sealskin Fur Doll
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Vintage Canadian Inuit Doll, measures 7.5'' x 11'', faceless soft leather head, wearing clothes made of Caribou Fur and Seal Skin, l...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to rubyrose56 for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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Steinbach Chief Black Hawk Nutcracker1144 - Steinbach Chief Black Hawk Nutcracker
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German Steinbach Chief Black Hawk Nutcracker, 1767-1838 Sauk Fox Tribe, measures 4'' x 23'', embellished with feathers and faux fur,...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to RetRector2.. for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Navajo White Buffalo Kachina by L. Vandever1145 - Navajo White Buffalo Kachina by L. Vandever
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Native American Navajo White Buffalo Kachina by L. Vandever, measures 10'' x 16'' and is signed on the bottom, embellished with hand...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to wward2300 for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Native American Maidu 2-Tone Basket1146 - Native American Maidu 2-Tone Basket
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Native American Maidu 2-Tone Basket, measures 2.5'' x 5'', ''The Maidu are a Native American people of northern California. ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to floor for (20.00) x 1 = 20.00
 
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Original Navajo Oil Painting by Mary Mills1147 - Original Navajo Oil Painting by Mary Mills
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Vintage Original ''Navajo Woman'' Oil Painting by Mary Mills, framed, visual measures 15.75'' x 11.25'', signed, Mar...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to Jsavarese for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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2 Small Bronze Horse Figures1148 - 2 Small Bronze Horse Figures
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2 Small Bronze Horse Figures, largest measures 1.5'' x 2'', the larger one appears to have age
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (20.00) x 1 = 20.00
 
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2 Native American Zuni Pottery Owls1149 - 2 Native American Zuni Pottery Owls
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2 Native American Zuni Pottery Owls, largest measures 2.5'' x 3'', 1. includes small one by Erma Kalestewa Homer (b. 1958) and 2. la...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold to patriciaPFX for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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Santo Domingo Pottery Jar by Vickie T. Calabaza1149A - Santo Domingo Pottery Jar by Vickie T. Calabaza
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Native American Santo Domingo Pottery Jar by Vickie Tenorio Calabaza, measures 4.5'' x 5.25'', signed on the bottom, does have shelf...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (40.00) x 1 = 40.00
 
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Vintage Navajo Sterling Turquoise Watch Band, Kee1150 - Vintage Navajo Sterling Turquoise Watch Band, Kee
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Vintage Native American Navajo Sterling Turquoise Watch Band by Anthony Elmer Kee, hallmarked EK, snake motif, well over 100g in total wt., nice heavy
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (65.00) x 1 = 65.00
 
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Vintage Navajo Sterling Turquoise Concho Belt1150A - Vintage Navajo Sterling Turquoise Concho Belt
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Stunning Vintage 1960s Native American Navajo Sterling Turquoise Concho Belt, measures 42''L end to end, 9 sterling conchos each measuring 3...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (1,100.00) x 1 = 1,100.00
 
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Lakota and Cheyenne by Jerome A. Greene, Book1151 - Lakota and Cheyenne by Jerome A. Greene, Book
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Lakota and Cheyenne: Indian Views of the Great Sioux War, 1876-1877, compiled, edited, and annotated by Jerome A. Greene, hardback book c. 1994 Univer
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to floor for (25.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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18K Gold, Seed Pearl, & Turquoise Choker1151A - 18K Gold, Seed Pearl, & Turquoise Choker
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Beautiful Vintage 18K Gold, Seed Pearl, & Turquoise Nugget Choker, measures 15''L end to end, large Chinese turquoise nugget measures 1&...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 750.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (500.00) x 1 = 500.00
 
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Vintage Navajo Sterling and Bead Bracelet1152 - Vintage Navajo Sterling and Bead Bracelet
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Vintage Native American Navajo Sterling and Bead Bracelet by Geraldrita Whitethorne, inside measures 6.5'' which includes the opening x 1...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to KWB4444 for (65.00) x 1 = 65.00
 
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Canadian Inuit Carved Stone Goose by J. Takatak1153 - Canadian Inuit Carved Stone Goose by J. Takatak
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Native American Canadian Inuit Carved Stone Goose by Johnny Takatak (October 1, 1970--present) of Sanikiluaq, measures 4.25'' x 3.75'...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Gorgeous Brand New Anasazi Traders 100% Wool Rug1154 - Gorgeous Brand New Anasazi Traders 100% Wool Rug
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Gorgeous Brand New Anasazi Traders 100 Percent Wool Hand Knotted Rug, measures 6'8'' x 5', approx. .75'' thick, made by the ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to dickmontagne for (140.00) x 1 = 140.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Coral Bracelet by Ramona Platero1155 - Navajo Sterling Coral Bracelet by Ramona Platero
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Vintage Native American Navajo Sterling Coral Bracelet by Ramona Platero (active since 1950s), inside measures 6'' which includes the openin...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to DieVolt for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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Vintage Native American Navajo Sterling Rings1156 - Vintage Native American Navajo Sterling Rings
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Vintage Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Rings, ca. 1960s, longest measures 1.25''L, sizes range from two 4.75, 5, 5.75, two 6, 6.75, ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to DieVolt for (95.00) x 1 = 95.00
 
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South American Peruvian Nativity Scene Arpillera1157 - South American Peruvian Nativity Scene Arpillera
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South American Peruvian Nativity Scene Arpillera, measures 13'' x 14'', hand sewn, intricate details
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 35.00
Sold to floor for (25.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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Hand Beaded Pewter Vase by Kathy Kills Thunder1158 - Hand Beaded Pewter Vase by Kathy Kills Thunder
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Hand Beaded Pewter Vase by Kathy Kills Thunder, measures 4.25''H x 3.5''D, beautifully beaded in vibrant colors, turquoise tab bead ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 35.00 - 50.00
Sold to floor for (25.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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Nevada #8 Spiderweb Turquoise Cabochon, 22 Carats1159 - Nevada #8 Spiderweb Turquoise Cabochon, 22 Carats
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Beautiful Nevada #8 Spiderweb Turquoise Cabochon, measures 1'' x 1.25'', 22 total carat wt.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to john03O for (55.00) x 1 = 55.00
 
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Nevada #8 Spiderweb Turquoise Cabochon, 60 Carats1160 - Nevada #8 Spiderweb Turquoise Cabochon, 60 Carats
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Beautiful Nevada #8 Spiderweb Turquoise Cabochon, measures 1'' x 2'', 60 total carat wt.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to john03O for (110.00) x 1 = 110.00
 
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The Plains Indians by Colin F. Taylor1161 - The Plains Indians by Colin F. Taylor
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The Plains Indians by Colin F. Taylor, hardback book with original jacket, measures 8.75'' x 12'', c. 1997 Barnes & Noble Books,...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to ckfuller for (20.00) x 1 = 20.00
 
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Violin & Bow Metal Art1162 - Violin & Bow Metal Art
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Violin & Bow Metal Art, measures 8'' x 28''
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (20.00) x 1 = 20.00
 
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Vintage Navajo Sterling Turquoise Ring, Size 10.751163 - Vintage Navajo Sterling Turquoise Ring, Size 10.75
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Vintage Native American Navajo Sterling Turquoise Ring, Size 10.75, ca. 1960s Little White Dove Trading, measures 1''D
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 35.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Navajo Painting on Leather by Harry Warren1163A - Navajo Painting on Leather by Harry Warren
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Native American Navajo Painting on Leather by Harry Warren, measures 42''L x 30''W and is signed by the artist, well executed and fe...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to ckfuller for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Blackfeet Indians by Frank B. Linderman, Book1164 - Blackfeet Indians by Frank B. Linderman, Book
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Blackfeet Indians by Frank B. Linderman, illustrated by Winold Reiss, Hardback Book 1995 Gramercy Books: Avenel, New Jersey, comes in original book ja
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to floor for (20.00) x 1 = 20.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace1165 - Navajo Sterling Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace
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Stunning Vintage Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace, ca. 1960s, measures 20''L end to end, sandcast na...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 350.00
Sold to floor for (375.00) x 1 = 375.00
 
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Antique Plains Indian Beaded Pouch1166 - Antique Plains Indian Beaded Pouch
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Antique Native American Plains Indian Beaded Pouch, beaded on doeskin, old red and white heart beads, cobalt blue, and greasy yellow, ca. 1890, measur
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to Bindi33 for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Trails of Tears Paths of Beauty by Joseph Bruchac1167 - Trails of Tears Paths of Beauty by Joseph Bruchac
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Trails of Tears Paths of Beauty by Joseph Bruchac, hardback book c. 2000 National Geographic: Washington, D.C., comes in original book jacket, like ne
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to floor for (20.00) x 1 = 20.00
 
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Native American Crow Beaded Rosette Medallion1168 - Native American Crow Beaded Rosette Medallion
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Native American Crow Beaded Rosette Medallion, beaded on leather, beautiful complimentary colors, measures 6''D
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to Bindi33 for (120.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Taos Pueblo by Nancy Wood, Hardback Book1169 - Taos Pueblo by Nancy Wood, Hardback Book
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Taos Pueblo by Nancy Wood, Hardback Book c. 1989 FIRST EDITION with an introduction by Vine Deloria, Jr., Alfred A. Knopf New York, comes in original
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to floor for (45.00) x 1 = 45.00
 
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Large Native American Penobscot Porcupine Basket1171 - Large Native American Penobscot Porcupine Basket
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Large Native American Penobscot Porcupine Weave Basket, measures 6'' x 11'', single handle
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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2 Mata Ortiz Polychrome Pottery Jars by Villalba1172 - 2 Mata Ortiz Polychrome Pottery Jars by Villalba
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2 Mata Ortiz Polychrome Pottery Jars by Sabino Villalba & Veronica S., measure 4.5'' x 6'' and are both signed, features Paquime...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to Harley5 for (20.00) x 1 = 20.00
 
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Gorgeous Brand New Anasazi Traders 100% Wool Rug1173 - Gorgeous Brand New Anasazi Traders 100% Wool Rug
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Gorgeous Brand New Anasazi Traders 100 Percent Wool Hand Knotted Rug, measures 6'7'' x 5', approx. .75'' thick, made by the ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to dickmontagne for (120.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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2 Vintage Native American Hopi Kachinas1174 - 2 Vintage Native American Hopi Kachinas
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2 Vintage Native American Hopi Kachinas, includes 1. Tewa Clown Maiden Dancer by M. Poocha and 2. Ho Ho Mana Zuni Kachina Maiden (Bacavi), largest mea
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to agedart1 for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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Antique Bronze Hippo Inkwell1175 - Antique Bronze Hippo Inkwell
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Antique Bronze Hippo Inkwell, measures 4''L x 2.25''H x 1.75''W
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to narusinovich for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Vintage Navajo Sterling Turquoise Kachina Pendant1176 - Vintage Navajo Sterling Turquoise Kachina Pendant
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Phenomenal Vintage Native American Navajo Sterling Turquoise Kachina (Head) Pendant, measures 1.5'' x 2'', a very unique piece, ca. ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to cruisinlight for (65.00) x 1 = 65.00
 
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Vintage Navajo Sterling Turquoise Coral Bracelet1177 - Vintage Navajo Sterling Turquoise Coral Bracelet
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Vintage Native American Navajo Sterling Turquoise Coral Bracelet, inside measures 6'' which includes opening x .5'', nice thick band...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to dickmontagne for (65.00) x 1 = 65.00
 
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Vintage Navajo Sterling Turquoise Badger Paw Bolo1178 - Vintage Navajo Sterling Turquoise Badger Paw Bolo
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Vintage Native American Navajo Sterling Sandcast Turquoise Badger Paw Bolo Tie, slide measures 3.5'' x 2.25'', aglets have a total m...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to chosen for (120.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Mata Ortiz Polychrome Pottery Jar, Daniel Gonzalez1179 - Mata Ortiz Polychrome Pottery Jar, Daniel Gonzalez
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Mata Ortiz Polychrome Pottery Jar by Daniel Gonzalez (noted Mata Ortiz Potter), measures 6.75'' x 9.75'' and is signed, textured nec...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to Tomgreggjr for (25.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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3 Native American Kachina Dolls1180 - 3 Native American Kachina Dolls
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3 Native American Kachina Dolls, includes: 1. Zuni Shalako Anuthlona Kachina by Leroy Niiha, measures 3'' x 7.5'' and is signed on ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 50.00
Sold to hopiclown for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Vintage Mexican Cloth Doll in Traditional Dress1181 - Vintage Mexican Cloth Doll in Traditional Dress
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Vintage Mexican Cloth Doll in Traditional Dress, hand painted/drawn facial features, felt and cloth clothing embellished with sequins and ric rac, mea
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (20.00) x 1 = 20.00
 
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Northwest Coast Transformation Raven Totem Pole1182 - Northwest Coast Transformation Raven Totem Pole
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Vintage Native American Northwest Coast Transformation Raven Totem Pole by Paymoore, measures 3.75'' x 12'', signed on the bottom
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to cfdcwcdydfps for (70.00) x 1 = 70.00
 
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