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.

Mexican Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jar by Isela Olivas2000Mexican Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jar by Isela Olivas
Mexican Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jar by Isela Olivas, signed by artist and measures 6'' x 6'', features eye dazzler designs, pulled spo...
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Hand Beaded Brass Bowl by Kathy Kills Thunder2001Hand Beaded Brass Bowl by Kathy Kills Thunder
Hand Beaded Brass Bowl by Kathy Kills Thunder, measures 7'' x 8.5'', Artist Bio: Kathleen Kills Thunder (her legal name) was born in...
Sold to Sealsquaw for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
3 Native American Tesuque Poster Paint Pottery20023 Native American Tesuque Poster Paint Pottery
3 Native American Tesuque Poster Paint Pottery Pieces, includes Rain God, Horno Oven, and Jar, largest measures 4''W x 6''H
Sold to waterman215 for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Navajo Hand Carved Wood Weaving Comb2003Navajo Hand Carved Wood Weaving Comb
Native American Navajo Hand Carved Wood Weaving Comb, measures 6''L
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
Vintage African Beaded Bangle Bracelet2004Vintage African Beaded Bangle Bracelet
Vintage African Beaded Bangle Bracelet, fits a wrist size 8.5'' and is 1.5''W
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Collection of Clay Marbles2005Collection of Clay Marbles
Collection of Clay Marbles, largest measures 1''D
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Eocene Age Fish Fossil2006Eocene Age Fish Fossil
Eocene Age Fish Fossil, measures 3'' x 4.5'', paper label on back reads ''Knightia (Eocene Age) Green River Formation Farson...
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
Native American Carved Pipestone Box2007Native American Carved Pipestone Box
Native American Carved Pipestone Box, measures 2''H x 2.25''W x 2.75''L
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
1940 Santo Domingo Pottery Pitcher20081940 Santo Domingo Pottery Pitcher
1940 Native American Santo Domingo Pottery Pitcher, measures 3.75''H x 3.5''W
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
Miniature Tohono O'odham Lidded Basket2009Miniature Tohono O'odham Lidded Basket
Miniature Native American Tohono O'odham Lidded Basket, measures 1.5''H x 2.5''D
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Orthoceras Fossil Lidded Trinket Box2010Orthoceras Fossil Lidded Trinket Box
Orthoceras Fossil Lidded Trinket Box, 2.5'' x 4.5''
Sold to floor for (55.00 + 11.00) x 1 = 66.00
Acoma Miniature Pottery Vase and Shallow Bowl2011Acoma Miniature Pottery Vase and Shallow Bowl
From the Whittredge Estate, we have a Native American Acoma Miniature Pottery Vase signed LS and Shallow Bowl by Divine Routzen, largest measures 2&...
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Mexican Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jar by Daniela G. H.2012Mexican Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jar by Daniela G. H.
Mexican Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jar by Daniela G. H., measures 9''H x 7''D, signed by artist, pulled spout and flared rim, features Na...
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
3 Pieces of Nevada Red Mountain Turquoise20143 Pieces of Nevada Red Mountain Turquoise
3 Pieces of Nevada Red Mountain Turquoise, largest measures 1'' x 1.5''
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
1940 Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Pin20151940 Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Pin
1940 Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Pin, measures .5'' x 2''
Sold to johnnirare for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Claw Necklace2016Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Claw Necklace
Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Claw Pendant Necklace, measures 21'' end to end and pendant measures .5''W x 1''L, hand sta...
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
Antique Plata Jalisco Sterling Silver Buckle2017Antique Plata Jalisco Sterling Silver Buckle
Antique Plata Jalisco Sterling Silver Ranger Buckle, measures 1.25'' x 3'', the buckle itself is stamped .925 however the tongue is ...
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
Antique Blue Bead Necklace2018Antique Blue Bead Necklace
Antique Blue Bead Necklace, measures 26'' end to end
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Pair of Mexican Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jars, Signed2019Pair of Mexican Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jars, Signed
Pair of Mexican Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jars, , largest measures 6''H x 5.5''D, one is eye dazzler designs on marbleized clay by Ana V...
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
Natural Demale Turquoise Cabochon Plus Beads2020Natural Demale Turquoise Cabochon Plus Beads
Natural Demale Turquoise Cabochon Plus Turquoise Nugget Beads, cab measures 1'' x .5''
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
Pair of Southwestern Style Necklaces2021Pair of Southwestern Style Necklaces
Pair of Southwestern Style Necklaces, longest measures 24'' end to end, fetish pendant measures 1'' x 1.25'', feature polish...
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Child's Bracelet2022Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Child's Bracelet
Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Child's Bracelet, inside measures 4.75'' which includes opening
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Jemez Polychrome Seed Jar by R. Toya2023Jemez Polychrome Seed Jar by R. Toya
Native American Jemez Polychrome Seed Jar by R. Toya, signed by artist and measures 3'' x 3''
Sold to cfdcwcdydfps for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
Native American Acoma Polychrome Shallow Bowl2024Native American Acoma Polychrome Shallow Bowl
Native American Acoma Polychrome Shallow Bowl, measures 4.75''D x 1.25''H
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
1950 Native American San Juan Pottery Cup20251950 Native American San Juan Pottery Cup
1950 Native American San Juan Pottery Cup, measures 3 7/8''H x 4.75''W, thick walled
Sold to cfdcwcdydfps for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Native American Navajo Cloth Doll by Pearl Joe2027Native American Navajo Cloth Doll by Pearl Joe
Native American Navajo Cloth Doll by Pearl Joe, signed by artist, comes with stand, measures 5''W x 13''H, clothed in traditional dr...
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
Mexican Mata Ortiz Black on Black Jar by S. Reyes2028Mexican Mata Ortiz Black on Black Jar by S. Reyes
Mexican Mata Ortiz Black on Black Geometric Jar by Socorro Reyes, flared eliptical rim, signed by artist and measures 5.25''H x 7.25'...
Sold to ellenod for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
Carved Hibiscus Wood Humpback  Whale & Calf2029Carved Hibiscus Wood Humpback Whale & Calf
Carved Hibiscus Wood Humpback Whale and Calf Sculpture, measures 2.5''Deep x 8''L x 5''W
Sold to waterman215 for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Santo Domingo Heishi Turquoise Coral Necklace2030Santo Domingo Heishi Turquoise Coral Necklace
Native American Santo Domingo Heishi Turquoise Nugget and Coral Necklace, measures 30'' end to end, sterling accent beads and cones
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
Antique Navajo Sterling Silver Concho Buttons2031Antique Navajo Sterling Silver Concho Buttons
Antique Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Concho Buttons, largest measures 1''D
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Native American Navajo Red Shell Heishi Earrings2032Native American Navajo Red Shell Heishi Earrings
Native American Navajo Red Shell Heishi Earrings with silver cones, measure 3'' x 2''
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Mexican Silver & Snowflake Obsidian Ring, Size 82033Mexican Silver & Snowflake Obsidian Ring, Size 8
Mexican Sterling Silver & Snowflake Obsidian Ring, Size 8, stamped .925
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
Native American Navajo Fetish & Heishi Necklace2034Native American Navajo Fetish & Heishi Necklace
Native American Navajo Fetish & Heishi Necklace, measures 13'' end to end, silver cones
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
Native American Navajo Silver Turquoise Ring, 6.752035Native American Navajo Silver Turquoise Ring, 6.75
Native American Navajo Silver Turquoise Ring, Size 6.75
Sold to johnnirare for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
Antique Native American Sioux Leather Knife Sheath2036Antique Native American Sioux Leather Knife Sheath
Antique Native American Sioux Leather Knife Sheath, measures 6''L x 2.5''W
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
Vintage Cochiti Polychrome Pottery Basket Jar2037Vintage Cochiti Polychrome Pottery Basket Jar
Vintage Native American Cochiti Polychrome Pottery Basket Jar, features twisted handle, measures 4.25''H x 4''D, Sweet!!!
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
Mexican Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jar by Luis Ortiz2038Mexican Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jar by Luis Ortiz
Mexican Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jar by Luis Ortiz, measures 9''H x 6''D, features Paquime' inspired lines and designs and signed b...
Sold to ellenod for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Vintage Navajo Traditional Pottery Pitcher2039Vintage Navajo Traditional Pottery Pitcher
Vintage Native American Navajo Traditional Pottery Pitcher, measures 3.5''H x 3''D, nice thick walls
Sold to swtraveler for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
Navajo Sterling Silver Onyx Earrings2040Navajo Sterling Silver Onyx Earrings
Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Onyx Earrings, measure 1'' x 2.5''
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
Zuni Silver Turquoise Snake Earrings by Calavaza2041Zuni Silver Turquoise Snake Earrings by Calavaza
Native American Zuni Sterling Silver Turquoise Snake Earrings by Effie Calavaza, measure 1.25''L, turquoise eyes, hallmarked Effie Zuni
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
Zuni Silver Opal Necklace and Earrings, Simplicio2042Zuni Silver Opal Necklace and Earrings, Simplicio
Beautiful Native American Zuni Sterling Silver Opal Necklace and Earrings by Lena Simplicio, earrings measure 1.5''L, measures 15'' ...
Sold to johnnirare for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
Estate Carved Bone Ring, Size 62043Estate Carved Bone Ring, Size 6
Estate Carved Bone Ring, Size 6, measures .25''W
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
Native American Zuni Sterling Opal Watchband2044Native American Zuni Sterling Opal Watchband
Native American Zuni Sterling Opal Watchband, hallmarked and stamped sterling, tips measure 1.25''L x .75''W
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
Navajo Sterling Silver Sheep Pin by Cecil Perry2045Navajo Sterling Silver Sheep Pin by Cecil Perry
Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Figural Sheep Pin by Cecil Perry, hallmarked and stamped sterling
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
1970 Navajo Silver Coral & Turquoise Ring, Sz 9.520461970 Navajo Silver Coral & Turquoise Ring, Sz 9.5
1970's Native American Navajo Silver Coral & Turquoise Ring by Marian Largo, Size 9.5, hallmarked ML, measures 3/8''W
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
16 Pairs of Navajo Sterling Coral Post Earrings204716 Pairs of Navajo Sterling Coral Post Earrings
16 Pairs of Native American Navajo Sterling Coral Post Earrings, 1/8''D
Sold to floor for (55.00 + 11.00) x 1 = 66.00
April 4, 1990 Mexican Tin Ex Voto WallHanging2049April 4, 1990 Mexican Tin Ex Voto WallHanging
April 4, 1990 Mexican Tin Ex Voto Wall Hanging, measures 9'' x 11''
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
Navajo Sterling Opal Lapis Inlay Pin by D. Yazzie2050Navajo Sterling Opal Lapis Inlay Pin by D. Yazzie
Native American Navajo Sterling Opal and Lapis Stone to Stone and Channel Inlay Pin by D. Yazzie, hallmarked and stamped sterling, measures 2'&#...
Sold to albear79 for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
Native American Navajo Hand Stamped Cuff Bracelet2051Native American Navajo Hand Stamped Cuff Bracelet
Native American Navajo Hand Stamped Cuff Bracelet by Rick and Nettie Lujan, inside measures 7'' which includes opening x .75''W, hal...
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
WWII Russian Courier Messenger Leather Bag2052WWII Russian Courier Messenger Leather Bag
WWII Russian Courier Messenger Leather Bag, measures 12''H x 9''W
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00