Helm's Native Americana Summer Extravaganza

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This auction contains Native American artifacts such as a collection of Navajo and Mexican Weavings, Pre-Columbian artifacts, and other pre-historic items. We have featured Native American jewelry, pottery, weavings, baskets, stone and more. There is a small group of Pre-Columbian ceramic sculptures and Plains Indian artifacts.
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Note: All prehistoric pottery and artifacts were taken from private land legally, without breaking any state or federal laws.
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Old Classic Hopi Kachina1 - Old Classic Hopi Kachina
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Old Classic Hopi Kachina, circa 1920s. This cottonwood Kachina has face paint and a painted white washed skirt. The item measures 5 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 1 1
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Estimates : 300.00 - 900.00
Sold to floor for (1,400.00 + 280.00) x 1 = 1,680.00
 
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Jade Disc Pendant w/14K Gold Chain2 - Jade Disc Pendant w/14K Gold Chain
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Jade Disc Pendant w/14K Gold Chain. Great light green jade pendant with gold center piece and 14K gold chain. Item is marked 14k. Condition: Pre-owned
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Start Price : 90.00 | Estimates : 125.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Lidded Papago Basket3 - Lidded Papago Basket
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Lidded Papago Basket, circa 1940s. Basket has a nice design. Item is made from yucca and devil's claw and measures 7 x 7 inches. Papago, Souther...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Aquamarine Bead Necklace and Bracelet4 - Aquamarine Bead Necklace and Bracelet
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Aquamarine Bead Necklace and Bracelet. Beads are from Afghanistan and are c. 1970s. Necklace includes aquamarine, lapis, turquoise, and metal beads wi
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Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
 
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Northwest Coast Style Whale Rattle5 - Northwest Coast Style Whale Rattle
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Northwest Coast Style Whale Rattle, possibly from the 1960s. It is made of cedarwood and paint. Item measures 13 x 4 1/2 inches. Condition: Some pain
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Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Sold to kcwhite for (220.00 + 44.00) x 1 = 264.00
 
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Plains Dance Wand6 - Plains Dance Wand
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Plains Dance Wand, from about the mid-20th century. Wand measures 19 x 16 x 1 inches. Item is made of wood, horse hair, fur and tacks. Sioux, South D
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
 
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Hohokam Metate and Mano7 - Hohokam Metate and Mano
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Hohokam Metate and Mano. Prehistoric items, found in Tucson, Arizona. This metate and mano pair measure 15 x 10 x 1 1/2 and 4 1/2 x 3 inches. Conditi
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to poconorelics for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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Three Pre-Columbian Stone Mezcalas8 - Three Pre-Columbian Stone Mezcalas
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Three Pre-Columbian Stone Mezcala Figures, circa 3000 years old and made of green basalt. These have been in an American collection since the 1960s. T
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Estimates : 150.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (170.00 + 34.00) x 1 = 204.00
 
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Antique Hupa Wood Bow9 - Antique Hupa Wood Bow
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Antique Hupa Wood Bow. This rare Hupa wood bow has a very nice shape and is probably made of yew wood. It measures 47 x 3 inches. The red and black p
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Estimates : 400.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to floor for (190.00 + 38.00) x 1 = 228.00
 
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Navajo Crystal Weaving10 - Navajo Crystal Weaving
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Large Navajo Crystal Weaving from approx. 1930s. Item measures 91 x 51 inches. It is red, beige, brown and tan. Condition: Some staining and some s
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Estimates : 100.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (130.00 + 26.00) x 1 = 156.00
 
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Figured Pima Basket11 - Figured Pima Basket
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Figured Pima Basket, circa 1940s and measuring 3 x 4 .5 inches and has a cactus design. Nice stitching in the basket made from willow and devil'...
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Native American Doll Collection12 - Native American Doll Collection
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Native American Doll Collection. There are three dolls in this collection made from either clay, cloth or banded slate. The clay doll is 6", t...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (130.00 + 26.00) x 1 = 156.00
 
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Santo Domingo Shell Necklace13 - Santo Domingo Shell Necklace
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Santo Domingo Shell Necklace. This item is likely from about the 1950s. The shell has inlaid mother of pearl, coral, turquoise, jet, possibly jade an
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 325.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Rare Transitional Navajo Weaving14 - Rare Transitional Navajo Weaving
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Rare Transitional Navajo Weaving, circa late 19th, early 20th century. The item is 69 x 46 inches. There is a nice blanket feel to this item. Conditio
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Estimates : 300.00 - 900.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 360.00
 
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Two Germantown Chimayos15 - Two Germantown Chimayos
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Two Germantown Chimayos, circa 1920s. Items are made of wool and measure 17 x 19 and 17 x 9 inches. From North of Santa Fe, New Mexico. From an estate
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Plains Dance Spear16 - Plains Dance Spear
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Plains Dance Spear, circa mid-20th century item. Dance spear measures 35 x 6 x 3 inches. This item has wood, steel, brass, paint, feathers, fur and b
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Estimates : 100.00 - 350.00
 
 
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Old Navajo Weaving17 - Old Navajo Weaving
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Old Navajo Weaving from about the 1930s, measuring 63 x 33 inches with great red, grey, orange and brown colors. This item is from an estate of a lo
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (130.00 + 26.00) x 1 = 156.00
 
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San Diego Stone Artifact Collection18 - San Diego Stone Artifact Collection
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San Diego Stone Artifact Collection, paleo to historic period. Contains agate, quartz, chert, shell and bone. Items range from 1/2" to 1.5"...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Old Moose Hide Moccasins19 - Old Moose Hide Moccasins
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Old Moose Hide Moccasins, circa 1920s. Believed to be from the Cree Tribe in Central Canada. These moccasins measure 10 1/2 x 4 inches. Condition: The
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Estimates : 150.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (55.00 + 11.00) x 1 = 66.00
 
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Navajo Weaving20 - Navajo Weaving
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Large Navajo Weaving from approx. the early 20th, century. Item measures 67 x 48 inches. Condition: Fair, has some weave loss, staining and repair, s
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Estimates : 100.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (220.00 + 44.00) x 1 = 264.00
 
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Papago Basket21 - Papago Basket
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Papago Basket with very nice stitching, made of yucca and devil's claw and estimated to be from about the 1950s. Papago, Southern Arizona. Condi...
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Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
 
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Collection of Fossils & Old Bones22 - Collection of Fossils & Old Bones
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Collection of Fossils & Old Bones, many of which are millions of years old. Lot consists stone, sandstone, shell and bone. Largest artifact is 1...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
 
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Iroquois Beaded Bag23 - Iroquois Beaded Bag
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Iroquois Beaded Bag, circa 1850s. Made of cloth and glass beads. Measures approx. 6.5" x 6" x 0.5". From Illinois, USA. Item has been...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (120.00 + 24.00) x 1 = 144.00
 
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Papago Basket & Artifact Lot24 - Papago Basket & Artifact Lot
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Papago Basket & Artifact Lot, basket is circa 1950s. Basket is made of yucca fiber, devil's claw, shell and stone. Basket measures 9" x...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Old Wooden Stirrups25 - Old Wooden Stirrups
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Old Wooden Stirrups, circa early 20th century. Carved of hardwood, these items each measure 7" x 6" x 5". South American cowboy. Part...
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Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Plains Bow and 3 Arrows26 - Plains Bow and 3 Arrows
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Plains Bow and 3 Arrows, item is mid-20th Century. This lot is made from wood, leather, fur, bone and steel. The bow is 47 x 1 x 1 and the arrows are
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Estimates : 130.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (90.00 + 18.00) x 1 = 108.00
 
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Pair of Hohokam Pestles27 - Pair of Hohokam Pestles
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Pair of Hohokam Pestles made from basalt and measuring 5"x 4" and 6 1/2 x 2 inches. One is very wide for the length. Condition: Nice condi...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to a4547 for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
 
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Native American Jawbone Club28 - Native American Jawbone Club
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Native American Jawbone Club, 20th century item. Made of jawbone, teeth and paint, the item measures 14" x 5.5" x 1". Plains Indian. ...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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San Diego Mission Indian Artifacts29 - San Diego Mission Indian Artifacts
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San Diego Mission Indian Artifacts, 20th century items. Made of antler, deerbone and wood points, these items range from 2.5" to 4". Kumey...
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Estimates : 40.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (85.00 + 17.00) x 1 = 102.00
 
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Eye Dazzler Navajo Weaving30 - Eye Dazzler Navajo Weaving
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Eye Dazzler Navajo Weaving believed to be from the 1930's. Item measures 48 x 32.5 inches. Condition: Good Condition, see images. Shipping: $25...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Hopi Wicker Basket31 - Hopi Wicker Basket
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Hopi Wicker Basket, from about the 1930s and measuring 10 x 1 inches. The basket is made of cottonwood. Condition: Faded from the sun, see images. Shi
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Start Price : 30.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Woodlands Cradleboard32 - Woodlands Cradleboard
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Woodlands Cradleboard, item measures 41x11x1 inches. This item is wood, probably oak and also includes brass tacks. It is believed to be about 1890&...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (140.00 + 28.00) x 1 = 168.00
 
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Antique Mexican Medical Human Effigy33 - Antique Mexican Medical Human Effigy
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Antique Mexican Medical Human Effigy, circa mid 20th-century. It is made of clay and measures 11 1/2 x 7 x 6 inches. Nayarit, MX. Item depicts a defor
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Estimates : 50.00 - 300.00
Sold to peteliska for (260.00 + 52.00) x 1 = 312.00
 
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Large Hohokam Pestle34 - Large Hohokam Pestle
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Large Hohokam Pestle, prehistoric item, made of basalt and measuring 16 x 3 inches. It is fractured on one end, likely being over 20" long bef...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to poconorelics for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
 
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Rare Large Fossil35 - Rare Large Fossil
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Rare Large Fossil, at least 20 million years old. This is a great, Orange County, California fossil made of sandstone. It measures 15 x 11 x 5 inches.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 325.00
Sold to floor for (55.00 + 11.00) x 1 = 66.00
 
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Plains Indian Bow and Arrow36 - Plains Indian Bow and Arrow
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Plains Indian Bow and Arrow, approx. mid-20th century. Made from wood, fur, feathers and brass tacks. Sioux, South Dakota. It measures 48 x 1 1/2 x 1
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Silver & Turquoise Cuff37 - Navajo Sterling Silver & Turquoise Cuff
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Navajo Sterling Silver & Turquoise Cuff, circa 1940s. This item has a 5.5" inside measurement with a 1" opening. Overall dimensions ar...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (380.00 + 76.00) x 1 = 456.00
 
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Antique Navajo Weaving38 - Antique Navajo Weaving
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Antique Navajo Weaving from approx. 1950s. Item is made of wool and measures 41 x 30 inches. Condition: Some stains and minor thread loss, see images
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (95.00 + 19.00) x 1 = 114.00
 
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Hopi Kachina Style Mask39 - Hopi Kachina Style Mask
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Hopi Kachina Style Mask from the 1970's. This item measures 8 1/2 x 8 inches and is from New Mexico. Item is made from paint, cloth and roofing...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 320.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 360.00
 
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Navajo Rug40 - Navajo Rug
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Gold-colored Navajo Rug with a striped pattern. This rug is believed to be from the 1940s, and measures approximately 45 x 36 inches. Condition: Good
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Start Price : 70.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 400.00
 
 
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White Mountain Apache Basket41 - White Mountain Apache Basket
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White Mountain Apache Basket, believed to be from the 1920s. It measures 2 1/2 x 9 inches. Condition: Good condition, see images. Shipping: $18.50.
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Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to maizzyashton for (160.00 + 32.00) x 1 = 192.00
 
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4 Chinese Snuff Bottles42 - 4 Chinese Snuff Bottles
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4 Chinese Snuff Bottles believed to be from Ming Dynasty. The items are made from agate, cinnabar and glass. The smallest is 1 3/4 inches and the lar
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 130.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Navajo Weaving43 - Navajo Weaving
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Navajo Weaving, circa mid-20th century. Item is made of wool and measures 51" x 38" with train track design. From a longtime California co...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (140.00 + 28.00) x 1 = 168.00
 
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Mexican Poncho44 - Mexican Poncho
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Mexican Poncho, circa 1940s. It is made of wool and measures 75 x 43 inches. Condition: There is some raveling on ends, see images. Shipping: $22.00
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Navajo Weaving45 - Navajo Weaving
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Navajo Weaving. This Gallup, New Mexico Navajo Weaving measures 19 x 19 inches and is believed to be from the 1930s. The item is from the estate of a
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
 
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Plains Flip Flop Club46 - Plains Flip Flop Club
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Plains Flip Flop Club, mid-20th century item is made from wood, leather, beaver fur, brass tacks and stone. This item measure 33 x 2 x 2 inches. Sioux
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 350.00
Sold to dance for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
 
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Hohokam Inscribed & Grooved Axe47 - Hohokam Inscribed & Grooved Axe
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Hohokam Inscribed & Grooved Axe, prehistoric item made of red sandstone measuring 4 1/2 x 4 x 1/2 inches. From Tucson, Arizona. Condition: Nice,...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 125.00 - 325.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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San Diego Stone Artifact Collection48 - San Diego Stone Artifact Collection
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San Diego Stone Artifact Collection, paleo to historic period. Contains agate, quartz, chert, shell, steatite, pottery, and bone. Items range from 1/2
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to poconorelics for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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Native American Wood Fire Starter49 - Native American Wood Fire Starter
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Native American Wood Fire Starter, circa early 20th century. Made of cottonwood, smallest items measure 3.5" and largest 13.5". From Arizo...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Navajo Rug50 - Navajo Rug
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Navajo Rug, from the early 20th century. Natural Navajo Saddle Blanket approximately 49 x 30 inches. Light tan and brown natural colors. Condition: T
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Estimates : 60.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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