Desert West Auction July 28th & 29th, 2012

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Native American Jewelry, Pottery, Kachinas, Navajo Rugs, & Art. Estate Jewelry, Antiques & Collectibles. Cowboy & Mexican Memorabelia.
Nice Collection of Prehistoric Mimbres Pottery.
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Original Oil Painting by Lester Hughes1110A - Original Oil Painting by Lester Hughes
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Original Oil Painting by Lester Hughes, depicts a lone cowboy rider herding his cattle perhaps in the Organ Mountain area. From El Paso, Texas, Lester
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (425.00 + 85.00) x 1 = 510.00
 
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Navajo Nazlini Rug1110B - Navajo Nazlini Rug
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Navajo Native American Nazlini Rug. Fine weaving in crimson, black, grey, white and tan. From the Nazlini, AZ area. Measures 19''x23'...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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Collection of Three Gemstone Necklaces1111 - Collection of Three Gemstone Necklaces
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Collection of 3 Three Gemstone Necklaces, #1 is a Navajo Turquoise Bead Necklace with sterling cones and clasp, #2 is a chunky rectangular Tiger'...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Apache Beaded Hide Medicine Bag1111A - Apache Beaded Hide Medicine Bag
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Apache Native American Beaded Hide Medicine Bag. Fine beading on a leather bag. Inside the bag is a cloth with a turquoise bird fetish and turquoise n
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to azhusker for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
 
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Mata Ortiz Sgrafitto Bird Pottery by Jose Villa1112 - Mata Ortiz Sgrafitto Bird Pottery by Jose Villa
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Mata Ortiz Sgrafitto Bird Pottery by Jose Villa, incised pot in hues of green, buff, brown, black and light turquoise, truly a unique and beautiful pi
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
 
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1970s Navajo Sterling Flat Bead Necklace - C Khan1112A - 1970s Navajo Sterling Flat Bead Necklace - C Khan
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1970s Native American Navajo Sterling Flat Bead Necklace - C Khan. Hollow flat oval bead necklace with stamped design on one side. Last bead on one en
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to deirdrehow.. for (125.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Silver Jet Bracelet - Martinez1113 - Navajo Sterling Silver Jet Bracelet - Martinez
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Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Jet Bracelet Hallmarked ''M'' for Martinez. Inside measurement 6 3/4 '' x 5/8'&#...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to g.blu for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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Collection of 4 Sterling Silver & Gemstone Rings1114 - Collection of 4 Sterling Silver & Gemstone Rings
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Collection of Four Sterling Silver & Gemstone Rings, to include the following: 1- Sterling Silver Ring with 3 Faceted Citrine Stones Size 8. 1- ...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to azhusker for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
 
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Chinese Glass Hand Painted Snuff Bottles1115 - Chinese Glass Hand Painted Snuff Bottles
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Chinese Glass Hand Painted Snuff Bottles with glass. Reverse Hand Painted Snuff Bottles, painted on the inside of the bottles, using tiny sticks and
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
 
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Navajo Inlay Bradelet by Mike Platero1116 - Navajo Inlay Bradelet by Mike Platero
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Native American Navajo Stone to Stone Inlay Bracelet by Mike Platero. Bracelet has Turquoise, Sugalite, Ricolite, Coral, Stone to Stone Inlay on Ster
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (125.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Hickok Sterling Silver Buckle and Watch Fob1117 - Hickok Sterling Silver Buckle and Watch Fob
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Hickok Sterling Silver Buckle and Watch Fob, buckle is stamped ''Hickok USA'' and ''Sterling'' and ''10kt...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
 
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Zuni Sterling Inlay Necklace Set by Offina Pino1118 - Zuni Sterling Inlay Necklace Set by Offina Pino
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Native American Zuni Sterling Silver Channel Inlay Necklace and Pierced Earrings by Offina Pino. Hallmarked on back on necklace ''O P'&#...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Sterling Silver Bangle Bracelet1119 - Sterling Silver Bangle Bracelet
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Etched Sterling Silver Bangle Bracelet measures approx. 2.5'' in diameter x 3/8'' Wide. Chain guard on bracelet. Bracelet has fine...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Storyteller Bracelet - Singer1120 - Navajo Sterling Storyteller Bracelet - Singer
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Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Storyteller Bracelet by Thomas Singer. Measures approx. 7 1/8''inside measurement x 1 1/4''W.
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Navajo Shiprock Rug - Clarrisa Wayne1120B - Navajo Shiprock Rug - Clarrisa Wayne
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Navajo Native American Shiprock Rug - Clarrisa Wayne. Beautiful ''x'' pattern. Woven by Shiprock weaver Clarrisa Wayne. Measures 22....
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
 
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Original 1981 Acrylic by Diane Leonard1121 - Original 1981 Acrylic by Diane Leonard
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Original 1981 Acrylic by Diane Leonard of Native American Brave, subdued hues, Indian Brave has leather, feather, and silver concho covered braids and
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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Antique Bavarian Oil Painting by LoHell1121A - Antique Bavarian Oil Painting by LoHell
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Antique Bavarian Oil Painting by LoHell ''Bei Berchtesgadan'' (written on back), Berchtesgaden is a municipality in the German Bavar...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Sand Cast Ketoh Bracelet1122 - Navajo Sterling Sand Cast Ketoh Bracelet
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Navajo Sterling Silver Tufa Stone Sand Cast Ketoh Bracelet. Concho Center measures approx. 2 1/8 x 3 1/4''. Small Conchos are 1 1/8 x 7/8&...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to 2473eg for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
 
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Collection of Sterling Silver Earrings1123 - Collection of Sterling Silver Earrings
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Collection of Five Pairs of Sterling Silver Pierced Earrings to include: 1- pr Navajo Sterling Silver Rhodocrosite and Garnet Pierced Earrings. 1- pr
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
 
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Indonesian Hand Carved Cat Collectibles1124 - Indonesian Hand Carved Cat Collectibles
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Indonesian Hand Carved Cat Collectibles, group of hand carved and painted cat pencils displayed in a hand carved cat pencil holder, plus 2 hand carved
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Antique Carved Jade Cicada Pendant Necklace1125 - Antique Carved Jade Cicada Pendant Necklace
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Antique Carved Jade Cicada Pendant Necklace, beautiful dark, green jade, gold-filled chain, chain measures approx. 23'' end to end and penda...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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German Vintage Estate Purple Bead Necklace1125A - German Vintage Estate Purple Bead Necklace
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German Vintage Estate Purple Bead Necklace, flat oval purple and white swirl beads, stamped on the clasp reads: M WEST GERMANY, measures 32'...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
 
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Original Acrylic by Kills Thunder1126 - Original Acrylic by Kills Thunder
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Original Acrylic ''My Red Bull'' by Kills Thunder, May 10, 2012, painted in the traditional vivid and bold palette known to Kills Th...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
 
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Mata Ortiz Pottery by Ramon Soto1127 - Mata Ortiz Pottery by Ramon Soto
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Mata Ortiz Pottery by Ramon Soto, black on black eye dazzler designs, pot has 3 rabbit medallions encircling the middle, textured ribbons embelish thi
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (90.00 + 18.00) x 1 = 108.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Silver Bracelet - Richard Thomas1127A - Navajo Sterling Silver Bracelet - Richard Thomas
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Navajo Sterling Silver Bracelet - Richard Thomas. Beautiful designs on this sterling silver bracelet by Richard Thomas. measures 5/8''wide a...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Majolica Cabbage Leaf Art Pottery1128 - Majolica Cabbage Leaf Art Pottery
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Majolica Cabbage Leaf Art Pottery, possibly Grueby, measures approx. 2.75'' x 3 1/8''
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Softback Book The Miracle of Mata Ortiz by Parks1129 - Softback Book The Miracle of Mata Ortiz by Parks
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Softback Book The Miracle of Mata Ortiz ''Juan Quezada and the Potters of Northern Chihuahua'' by Walter P. Parks, autographed, copy...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Ivory Walrus Teeth1129A - Ivory Walrus Teeth
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3 Ivory Walrus Teeth, largest measures approx. 2''L x 1''W
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Turquoise Cluster Bracelet1129B - Navajo Sterling Turquoise Cluster Bracelet
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Navajo Sterling Turquoise Cluster Bracelet. Blue-green turquoise - 87 nuggets - set in sterling silver in a 2.5'' wide bracelet. Stamped on ...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (125.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Balinese Hand Carved Cat Figures1130 - Balinese Hand Carved Cat Figures
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Balinese Hand Carved Cat Figures, hand carved Albezia wood cats covered with a coat of natural sand from the beaches in Bali, black sand is from the n
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Navajo Homespun Wool Rug1130B - Navajo Homespun Wool Rug
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Native American Navajo Homespun Wool Rug. Thick wool strand weaving in natural grey, black, reddish brown, off-white. Measures 36''x21.5'...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (90.00 + 18.00) x 1 = 108.00
 
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Hardback Book Turquois by Joseph E. Pogue1131 - Hardback Book Turquois by Joseph E. Pogue
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Hardback Book Turquois ''Memoirs of the National Academy of Sciences'' by Joseph E. Pogue, Volume XII Part II, copyright 1973, Rio G...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Ethnic Trade Bead Necklaces1132 - Ethnic Trade Bead Necklaces
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Two Ethnic Trade Bead Necklaces. Beaded Seed Beaded Necklace from Guatemala, and the longest Beaded Glass Bead Necklace is from Indonesia. Longest n
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (15.00 + 3.00) x 1 = 18.00
 
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Vintage Austrian Faceted Crystal Necklaces1133 - Vintage Austrian Faceted Crystal Necklaces
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Two Vintage Austrian Faceted Crystal Necklaces. Shortest Necklace is a choker length with a silver tone clasp: the longer necklace can be doubled an
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Navajo Horsehair Pottery Brave Child and Canoe1133A - Navajo Horsehair Pottery Brave Child and Canoe
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Navajo Horsehair Pottery Brave Child and Canoe, canoe is carved and has 2 small blue cab accents, signed T Vail Jr, canoe is 5.75''L x 2.25&...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to deirdrehow.. for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Handmade Dichroic Glass Rings1134 - Handmade Dichroic Glass Rings
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3 Handmade Dichroic Glass Rings size 9. Dichroic Glass is used by NASA in Dichroic Filters that are a part of the space program.
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to deirdrehow.. for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
 
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Softback Book Baubles Buttons and Beads--Jargstorf1135 - Softback Book Baubles Buttons and Beads--Jargstorf
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Softback Book Baubles, Buttons and Beads ''The Heritage of Bohemia'' by Sibylle Jargstorf, Copyright 1993, Schiffer Publishing, unre...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Turquoise Bracelet1135A - Navajo Sterling Turquoise Bracelet
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Native American Navajo Sterling Turquoise Bracelet. Nice heavy bracelet measures 1/2'' wide. Hallmark on inside and ''Sterling'&...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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German Silver Necklace1136 - German Silver Necklace
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German Silver Necklace. Chain is 24.5'' end to end with the pendant measuring 2'' x 1.75''
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Turquoise Bracelet1136A - Navajo Sterling Turquoise Bracelet
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Native American Navajo Sterling Turquoise Bracelet, measures inside 6 3/8'' x 5/8''W. Cabochon is 1/2'' x 3/8''W
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Jade Bead Necklace Chokers1137 - Jade Bead Necklace Chokers
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Two Jade Bead Necklace Chokers. 17'' end to end on one and 15 3/8'' end to end on the other. Each Bead is approx. 3/8''W
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to deirdrehow.. for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Mineral Specimens1138 - Mineral Specimens
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3 Mineral Specimens, #1 interesting coral shaped calcite specimen, #2 Black Tourmaline crystal in quartz, #3 Dolomite, largest measures approx. 3...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Museum Quality Mata Ortiz Olla by Lucie Soto1139 - Museum Quality Mata Ortiz Olla by Lucie Soto
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Stunning Museum Quality Mata Ortiz Olla by Lucie Soto, black on black geometric, highly burnished, stylized feather design, unusual lizard/frog medall
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (250.00 + 50.00) x 1 = 300.00
 
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Polychrome Mata Ortiz Pottery by Tito Enriquez1140 - Polychrome Mata Ortiz Pottery by Tito Enriquez
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Polychrome Mata Ortiz Pottery by Tito Enriquez, a combination of geometric and eye dazzler designs make up this piece, hues of light red, brown and bl
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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Navajo Turquoise Coral Inlay Silver Watch Band1140A - Navajo Turquoise Coral Inlay Silver Watch Band
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Navajo Native American Turquoise Coral Inlay Silver Watch Band. Expertly worked chip inlay in sterling silver watch tips. Marked on the back, '&...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to redrocks for (125.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Navajo Double Sided Single Saddle Parade Blanekt1140B - Navajo Double Sided Single Saddle Parade Blanekt
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Native American Navajo Double Sided Single Saddle Parade Blanekt. Handspun natural color wool blanket. Clean, never on a horse. Tassels on one end. Me
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to azhusker for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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Original Acrylic by Kills Thunder1141 - Original Acrylic by Kills Thunder
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Original Acrylic ''Feeling Like a Cat'' by Kills Thunder, darker hues from top gradually get lighter down into the bottom quarter of...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to azhusker for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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1960's Reed & Barton Sterling Candlesticks1142 - 1960's Reed & Barton Sterling Candlesticks
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1960's Reed & Barton Sterling Candlesticks, stamped on bottom: Reed & Barton Sterling Weighted and reinforced 4 3 2, measures 3.25...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
 
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Vintage Turkish Meerschaum Pipe1143 - Vintage Turkish Meerschaum Pipe
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Vintage Turkish Meerschaum Pipe, beautifully carved in the image of Sultan wearing turban, intricate details, measures approx. 2.5''H x 6.25...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (70.00 + 14.00) x 1 = 84.00
 
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Mexican Sterling Abalone Jet Turquoise Jewelry1144 - Mexican Sterling Abalone Jet Turquoise Jewelry
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Vintage Mexican Sterling Abalone Jet Turquoise Jewelry Set, pin/pendant, screwback earrings, bracelet, and necklace, pin/pendant is a fan design while
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
 
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