Desert West Auction March 4th, 5th & 6th

Auction Details

Desert West is pleased to be presenting items from Tim Weber's Estate including many antiquities acquired during the time he spent with his wife and daughter in the Xian Province of China.

Desert West is also pleased to be presenting 1950s jewelry & Fetishes from the Manning estate of Deming New Mexican.

Also included in our March 2016 auction are various Native American Rugs, Art, Jewelry, Kachinas, Baskets, Folk Art, Fetishes & Pueblo and Prehistoric Pottery. Antiques, Collectibles Coins and Jewelry from several local consignees.


Museum Quality Mata Ortiz Pottery some by Luis Ortiz,
Daniel Gonzales. Mexican Southwestern Rugs, Oaxacan Alebrijes, Pottery &
Jewelry.



Original Acrylic Paintings and Beadwork by Kathy Kills Thunder.

Native American Navajo Carved Black Bear Fetish1000Native American Navajo Carved Black Bear Fetish
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Native American Navajo Carved Black Bear Fetish, measures 2'' x 4''L, features turquoise-onyx-shell heishi spirit pack
Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold to cfdcwcdydfps for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
1950 Navajo Sterling Turquoise Pendant Necklace10011950 Navajo Sterling Turquoise Pendant Necklace
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1950 Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Pendant Necklace, chain measures 24'' end to end and pendant measures 2'' x 1....
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to patton979 for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
Zuni Sterling Silver Maiden Pin Pendant by Waseta1002Zuni Sterling Silver Maiden Pin Pendant by Waseta
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Native American Zuni Sterling Silver Channel Inlay Maiden Pin Pendant by Joyce Waseta, pendant measures 1'' x 2''L, signed by artist
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
Navajo Sterling Silver Onyx Ring, Size 7.751003Navajo Sterling Silver Onyx Ring, Size 7.75
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Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Onyx Ring, Size 7.75, measures 1.5''L, stamped sterling, 12.74g in total wt.
Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
1950 Navajo Silver & Seafoam Turquoise Bracelet10041950 Navajo Silver & Seafoam Turquoise Bracelet
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1950 Native American Navajo Sterling Silver & Seafoam Turquoise Bracelet, inside measures 5.5'' which includes opening x .75''W,...
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to vqewumqktrxd for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
Vintage Mexican Sterling Coral Screwback Earrings1005Vintage Mexican Sterling Coral Screwback Earrings
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Vintage Mexican Sterling Coral Screwback Earrings, 7/8''L x 1''W, stamped sterling Del Rio Hecho en Mexico
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
Chinese Carved Wood Lidded Bowl1006Chinese Carved Wood Lidded Bowl
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Chinese Carved Wood Lidded Bowl, measures 5'' x 6''
Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
Pair of Mexican Oaxacan Pegasus Alebrijes1007Pair of Mexican Oaxacan Pegasus Alebrijes
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Pair of Mexican Oaxacan Pegasus Alebrijes by Elena Julian, measure 2'' x 5'' x 6''
Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Antique Deakin Silverplate Teapot1008Antique Deakin Silverplate Teapot
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Antique Deakin Silverplate Teapot, measures 9''L x 6''D, hallmarked
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Savoring the Southwest, Hardback Cookbook1009Savoring the Southwest, Hardback Cookbook
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Savoring the Southwest: Symphony Guild Cookbook Roswell, NM, Hardback Cookbook, c. 1983 Hart Graphics, comes with original book jacket, 329pgs.
Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
1950 Navajo Turquoise Nugget Heishi Necklace10101950 Navajo Turquoise Nugget Heishi Necklace
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Estate 1950 Navajo Turquoise Nugget Heishi Choker Necklace, measures 17'' end to end, largest Kingman Turquoise nugget measures 1.25'...
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
Sterling Silver Leaf Pin Pendant1011Sterling Silver Leaf Pin Pendant
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Sterling Silver Leaf Pin Pendant, measures 1.5'' x 2''
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to pattiX3B for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
Navajo Sterling Turquoise Coral Ring, Size 3.751012Navajo Sterling Turquoise Coral Ring, Size 3.75
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Native American Navajo Sterling Turquoise Coral Ring by Birdie Desiderin, Size 3.75, hallmarked, measures 1.5''L
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to needsarock for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Bracelet1013Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Bracelet
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Native American Navajo Sterling Silver and Gold Plated Bracelet by Tahe 7, stamped .925 1/20 GP, inside measures 6.5'' inside which includes...
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
Antique Zuni Screwback Silver Rainbow Man Earrings1014Antique Zuni Screwback Silver Rainbow Man Earrings
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Antique Native American Zuni Screwback Sterling Silver Stone to Stone Inlay Rainbow Man Earrings, measures 1.5''L
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to donald0987 for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
Native American Zuni Carved Badger Fetish by Pino1015Native American Zuni Carved Badger Fetish by Pino
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Fantastic Native American Zuni Hand Carved & Polished Dolomite Badger Fetish by Roger Pino, hallmarked by artist, features carved turquoise arro...
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
Antique Silverplate Covered Butter Dish1016Antique Silverplate Covered Butter Dish
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Antique Victorian-era quadruple silver plate chased dome cover footed butter dish in a floral and rope motif by Pairpoint Mfg. Co. New Bedford, Mass.,
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Chinese Carved Wood Vase1017Chinese Carved Wood Vase
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Chinese Carved Wood Vase, measures 8''H x 4.5''D, signed on bottom Mider along with Asian Lettering
Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Antique Art Deco Molded Glass Horse Ring Dish1018Antique Art Deco Molded Glass Horse Ring Dish
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Antique Art Deco Molded Glass Trojan Horse Finial Ring Dish, measures 3'' x 6'', fluted rim
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
4 New Riker Display Boxes10194 New Riker Display Boxes
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4 New Riker Display Boxes, sizes included are 4'' x 5.5'', 5.5'' x 6.5'', 6.5'' x 8.5'', and 8.5'...
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
Navajo Hammered Sterling Silver Ring, Size 7.251020Navajo Hammered Sterling Silver Ring, Size 7.25
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Native American Navajo Hammered Sterling Silver Ring by Richard and Rita Begay, Size 7.25, measures 1'' x .5'', hallmarked RB, 8.8g ...
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Mexican Mata Ortiz Yarn Covered Pottery Rings1021Mexican Mata Ortiz Yarn Covered Pottery Rings
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Mexican Mata Ortiz Yarn Covered Pottery Rings, largest measures 4''D, great for displaying your pottery
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to d1949m for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Jade Foo Dog Ceremonial Keeper of the Gates1022Jade Foo Dog Ceremonial Keeper of the Gates
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Vintage Jade Foo Dog Ceremonial Keeper of the Gates Statue, measures 4''H x 5.5''L x 3''W, minor chipping
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Ring, Size 5.51023Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Ring, Size 5.5
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Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Ring, Size 5.5
Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to patton979 for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
Native American Navajo Sterling Turquoise Pin1024Native American Navajo Sterling Turquoise Pin
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Native American Navajo Sterling Turquoise Howling Wolf/Coyote Pin by Albert and Jeanette Cleveland, hallmarked and stamped sterling, measures 1.5...
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
Zuni Sterling Inlay Sun God Bracelet by Dickson1025Zuni Sterling Inlay Sun God Bracelet by Dickson
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Native American Zuni Sterling Silver Channel Inlay Sun God Bracelet by H/C Dickson, inside measures 6'' which includes opening x 3/8'...
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (65.00 + 13.00) x 1 = 78.00
Native American Navajo Sterling Sugilite Earrings1026Native American Navajo Sterling Sugilite Earrings
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Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Sugilite Kokopelli Earrings, measures 3'' x .5''W, hallmarked and stamped sterling, 22.04g in...
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to johnnirare for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
Antique Navajo Sterling Turquoise Hair Comb1027Antique Navajo Sterling Turquoise Hair Comb
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Antique Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise and Mother of Pearl Hair Comb, measures 2.25'' x 2''
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
1950 Native American Navajo Silver Turquoise Ring10281950 Native American Navajo Silver Turquoise Ring
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1950 Native American Navajo Silver Turquoise Ring, Size 12, measures 1.25''L, 13.18g in total wt.
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
New Ataaso Tennis Shoes, Size 6.51029New Ataaso Tennis Shoes, Size 6.5
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New Ataaso Tennis Shoes, Size 6.5
Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Prehistoric Casas Grandes Polychrome Pottery Jar1030Prehistoric Casas Grandes Polychrome Pottery Jar
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Prehistoric Casas Grandes Polychrome Pottery Jar, has not been cleaned, measures 6.5''D x 5.75''H, features geometric lines and desi...
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to dkd1941 for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
Zuni Carved Apple Coral Stag Beetle by D. Kaamasee1031Zuni Carved Apple Coral Stag Beetle by D. Kaamasee
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Fabulous Native American Zuni Carved Apple Coral Stag Beetle by Derrick Kaamasee, measures 2''L x .75''W, hallmarked by artist
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
2 Wrought Iron Yarn Covered Pottery Stands10322 Wrought Iron Yarn Covered Pottery Stands
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2 Wrought Iron Yarn Covered Pottery Stands, measure 5''H x 8''D, the yarn will keep your pottery from getting scratched
Estimates : 40.00 - 50.00
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
Chinese Hans Dynasty Pottery Pitcher1033Chinese Hans Dynasty Pottery Pitcher
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Chinese Hans Dynasty Pottery Pitcher, measures 9'' x 12''
Estimates : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
Hand Beaded Wood Pedestal Bowl by Kills Thunder1034Hand Beaded Wood Pedestal Bowl by Kills Thunder
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Hand Beaded Wood Pedestal Bowl by Kathy Kills Thunder, measures 6.5''H x 11.5''D, Artist Bio: Kathleen Kills Thunder (her legal name...
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (95.00 + 19.00) x 1 = 114.00
Antique Chinese Hand Painted Scroll on Paper1035Antique Chinese Hand Painted Scroll on Paper
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Antique Chinese Hand Painted Scroll on Paper, measures 46''L x 10.5''W, fragile, normal wear and tear for age
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
4 Chinese Embroidered Silk Dragon Flags10364 Chinese Embroidered Silk Dragon Flags
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4 Chinese Embroidered Silk Dragon Flags, beautifully embroidered in silver and gold, decorated with fringe, decorative bent wood and steel rids, long
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
Vintage Chinese Silk Opera Costume Dance Apron1037Vintage Chinese Silk Opera Costume Dance Apron
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Vintage Chinese Silk Opera Costume Dance Apron, measures 62''L, embellished with embossed metal accents
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
Estate Silver Plate Ladle and 3 Serving Spoons1038Estate Silver Plate Ladle and 3 Serving Spoons
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Estate Silver Plate Ladle and 3 Serving Spoons, large sterling ladle measures 13.5''L x 3.75''W, ladle is marked 1847 Rogers Bros. A...
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
Zuni Channel Inlay Turquoise Shriner's Bolo Tie1039Zuni Channel Inlay Turquoise Shriner's Bolo Tie
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Native American Zuni Channel Inlay Turquoise & Mother of Pearl Shriner's Bolo Tie. Slide measures 1.75'' x 1.75''.
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to patton979 for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
Navajo Sterling Silver Deer Head Pin1040Navajo Sterling Silver Deer Head Pin
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Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Deer Head Pin. Measures 1 5/8'' x 1 3/8''.
Estimates : 30.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Edge Malkin & Co. Ltd. Burslem Cobalt Blue Tureen1041Edge Malkin & Co. Ltd. Burslem Cobalt Blue Tureen
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1870-1899 Edge Malkin & Co. Ltd. Burslem Cobalt Blue Tureen, cobalt Blue Flowers, Embossed, Gold Trim, measures 4''H x 8'' x 12&...
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (65.00 + 13.00) x 1 = 78.00
Pair of Reed & Barton Silver Plated Candlesticks1042Pair of Reed & Barton Silver Plated Candlesticks
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Pair of Reed & Barton Silver Plated Candlesticks, hallmarked, #688, hallmarked, measures 6''D x 13''H, one of the detachable noz...
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
Antique Van Bergh Silver Plate Basket Tray1043Antique Van Bergh Silver Plate Basket Tray
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Antique Van Bergh Silver Plate Basket Tray, measures 1.5''H x 8'' x 14'', hallmarked, #1152, has engraving which reads '...
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
1883 FB Rogers Silver Plate Gravy Boat Spill Tray10441883 FB Rogers Silver Plate Gravy Boat Spill Tray
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Antique 1883 FB Rogers Silver Plate Gravy Boat with Attached Spill Tray, measures 9.5''L x 3.75''H x 6''W, hallmarked, #6006
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
1889 Morgan Silver Dollar10451889 Morgan Silver Dollar
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1889 Morgan Silver Dollar
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
1921 Morgan Silver Dollar10461921 Morgan Silver Dollar
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1921 Morgan Silver Dollar
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
1923 Peace Silver Dollar10471923 Peace Silver Dollar
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1923 Peace Silver Dollar
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
1881 Morgan Silver Dollar, Extra Fine10481881 Morgan Silver Dollar, Extra Fine
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1881 Morgan Silver Dollar, Extra Fine
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
1901-O Morgan Silver Dollar10491901-O Morgan Silver Dollar
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1901-O Morgan Silver Dollar
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00