3rd Annual Montana Big Chief Auction

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Welcome to our 3rd Annual Big Chief Sale. This three day Auction has over 3000 lots to choose from.

Day 1:
Native American Indian Jewelry, Trade Beads, Western History Books, Fishing Collectables, Chainsaws, Coins, Railroad History Archive, Daguerreotypes, Ambrotypes, Pocket Watches, Paintings, Sketches, Bronzes, Nikon Camera Collection, Coca Cola Collectables, Beer Signs, Stamped Envelope Collection and much more.

Day 2:
Indian Artifacts from all form and function: Baskets, Pots, Arrowheads, Dolls, Beadwork, Navajo Rugs, Blankets, Textiles, Stone Tools, Kachinas, Paintings, Trade Beads, Navajo and Zuni Jewelry, Squash Blossoms, Rare Milton Bradley Human Anatomical Pull Down Charts from 1886, A White Buffalo Medicine Calf, A Sterling Silver Presentation Box from the SS Great Eastern, Charles H Hart Penguin, Taxidermy Furs.

Day 3: Our Military Sale
Over 600 Lots of Military Surplus and Historical Artifacts. From common to Museum Quality.

Artwork: James Lee Colt, Earle Heikka, Taylor Lynde, Jay Jung, Jose Trujillo, Leonard Reedy, Robert Morgan, Joe Halko, Larry Pirnie, Leo Beaulaurier, Ron Jenkins, James Henderson, Johhn William Hilton, Bill Shaddix, Robert Wagoner, Ace Powell, Hendrik Johannes Haverman, just to name a few.

Featured Collections Include

Dr. Harley Niblack Furniture
Frontier Medicine and Surgery Sets
The Milton Bradley Anatomical Charts
Coca Cola: The Continuation of the Anderson Collection.
The Allard Auction Indian Collection
A bid placed on our auctions is a legal contract – it cannot be revoked or cancelled for any reason. By registering for our auctions, you grant us permission to waive your right to execute any chargebacks against our company for any reason. Auctions will be sold with and without reserve. If a lot contains a reserve price, it will be clearly noted in the corresponding catalog. All items are sold as is, where is with no guarantees expressed or implied.
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Ancient Hohokam Native American Indian Censer205 - Ancient Hohokam Native American Indian Censer
Davis Brothers Auction
Just over 4 1/2" diameter. 2" tall. Allard Auction Collection Inv: AX
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 75.00 - 125.00
Sold for (50.00 + 12.50) = 62.50
 
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Native American Indian Clay Vessel206 - Native American Indian Clay Vessel
Davis Brothers Auction
4 1/4" diameter, 3 3/4" tall. Allard Auction Collection Inv: AX
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (20.00) = 20.00
 
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Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Pottery Vase207 - Santa Clara Pueblo Indian Pottery Vase
Davis Brothers Auction
7" diameter, 6 1/8" tall. Allard Auction Collection Inv: AX 18470
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (30.00) = 30.00
 
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Mata Ortiz Oscar G. Quezada Pottery Vase Pot208 - Mata Ortiz Oscar G. Quezada Pottery Vase Pot
Davis Brothers Auction
9" diameter, 6" tall. Allard Auction Collection Inv: AX
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 75.00 - 125.00
Sold for (45.00) = 45.00
 
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Blackfoot Indian Fancy Dancer Doll Montana209 - Blackfoot Indian Fancy Dancer Doll Montana
Davis Brothers Auction
8 1/4" tall. Allard Auction Collection Inv: CHR 14175
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold for (90.00) = 90.00
 
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Mata Ortiz Oscar G. Quezada Pottery Vase Pot210 - Mata Ortiz Oscar G. Quezada Pottery Vase Pot
Davis Brothers Auction
8" diameter, 6 3/4" tall. Allard Auction Collection Inv: KAC 27782
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold for (200.00) = 200.00
 
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Pueblo Indian Pottery Rain God Figure211 - Pueblo Indian Pottery Rain God Figure
Davis Brothers Auction
5 3/8" tall. Allard Auction Collection Inv: LCHT 50641
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold for (190.00) = 190.00
 
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Ancient Anasazi Indian Decorated Pot212 - Ancient Anasazi Indian Decorated Pot
Davis Brothers Auction
6 1/2" diameter, 2 5/8" tall. Damaged and repaired as shown. Allard Auction Collection Inv: LCHT 50642
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold for (425.00) = 425.00
 
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Native American Indian Pottery Vase Pot213 - Native American Indian Pottery Vase Pot
Davis Brothers Auction
5 5/8" diameter. 4 1/8" tall. Allard Auction Collection Inv: WED
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (25.00 + 6.25) = 31.25
 
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Ancient Anasazi Indian Decorated Pot214 - Ancient Anasazi Indian Decorated Pot
Davis Brothers Auction
Wonderful old pot. Has not been shattered and repaired. Provenance Ex: W.A. Ismay Collection. 8" diameter, 2 7/8" tall. Allard Auction Col...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (950.00) = 950.00
 
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Mata Ortiz Irma Andana Pottery Vase215 - Mata Ortiz Irma Andana Pottery Vase
Davis Brothers Auction
5 7/8" diameter, 4 5/8" tall. Allard Auction Collection Inv: KAC 27776
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold for (65.00) = 65.00
 
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Native American Indian Made Dreamcatcher216 - Native American Indian Made Dreamcatcher
Davis Brothers Auction
14" diameter. Allard Auction Collection Inv: VGL
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (10.00) = 10.00
 
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Western American Folk Art Barbed Wire Heart217 - Western American Folk Art Barbed Wire Heart
Davis Brothers Auction
10 1/2" long, 9" tall. Allard Auction Collection Inv: NO TAG
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (55.00) = 55.00
 
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Cayuga Native American Indian Wolf Scalp Headdress218 - Cayuga Native American Indian Wolf Scalp Headdress
Davis Brothers Auction
Complete with artisan tag. 10" long. Allard Auction Collection Inv: AX
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold for (55.00) = 55.00
 
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Plains Native American Indian Buffalo Headdress219 - Plains Native American Indian Buffalo Headdress
Davis Brothers Auction
48" long, 15" horn to horn. Second half of the 20th Century. Allard Auction Collection Inv: VGL 12875
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (200.00 + 50.00) = 250.00
 
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Zapotec Mexico Indian Pattern Southwest Rug220 - Zapotec Mexico Indian Pattern Southwest Rug
Davis Brothers Auction
47 3/4" by 73". Allard Auction Collection Inv: VGL 12787
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (25.00) = 25.00
 
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Pendleton Beaver State Woolen Mills Shawl Blanket221 - Pendleton Beaver State Woolen Mills Shawl Blanket
Davis Brothers Auction
53" by 68" including fringe. Allard Auction Collection Inv: KAC 27920
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 75.00 - 125.00
Sold for (55.00) = 55.00
 
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Zapotec Mexico Southwest Rug Blanket222 - Zapotec Mexico Southwest Rug Blanket
Davis Brothers Auction
47 1/2" by 71" including fringe. Allard Auction Collection Inv: VGL 12971
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (15.00) = 15.00
 
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Native American Indian Dance Shawl223 - Native American Indian Dance Shawl
Davis Brothers Auction
63" by 70" including fringe. Allard Auction Collection Inv: KAC 27848
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (35.00) = 35.00
 
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Plains Native American Indian Wool Leggings224 - Plains Native American Indian Wool Leggings
Davis Brothers Auction
Made from trade blanket. Second half of the 20th Century. Allard Auction Collection Inv: AX
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold for (55.00) = 55.00
 
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Plains Native American Indian Wool Leggings225 - Plains Native American Indian Wool Leggings
Davis Brothers Auction
Second half of the 20th Century. Allard Auction Collection Inv: VGL 12782
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 75.00 - 125.00
Sold for (100.00) = 100.00
 
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Kiowa Native American Indian Otter Turban226 - Kiowa Native American Indian Otter Turban
Davis Brothers Auction
First half of the 20th Century. 29" long including ribbons. Allard Auction Collection Inv: VGL 12833
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold for (210.00) = 210.00
 
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Group of Wool Vests and Jacket227 - Group of Wool Vests and Jacket
Davis Brothers Auction
Nice grouping. Allard Auction Collection Inv: NO TAG
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (25.00) = 25.00
 
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Plains Native American Indian Beaded Bag228 - Plains Native American Indian Beaded Bag
Davis Brothers Auction
12" wide, 16" long not including fringe. Second half of the 20th Century. Allard Auction Collection Inv: ZUR 42541
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold for (10.00) = 10.00
 
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Northwest Coast Haida Indian Mask John Iversen229 - Northwest Coast Haida Indian Mask John Iversen
Davis Brothers Auction
12 1/4" long. 8" wide. Allard Auction Collection Inv: AXS
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 250.00 - 350.00
Sold for (300.00) = 300.00
 
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Ancient Mimbres Pottery Indian Pot Vessel Olla230 - Ancient Mimbres Pottery Indian Pot Vessel Olla
Davis Brothers Auction
Olla or water pot. 9 1/8" diameter, 8 3/8" tall. Allard Auction Collection Inv: AX
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 75.00 - 125.00
Sold for (90.00 + 22.50) = 112.50
 
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Montana Indian Made Deer Horn Cribbage Board231 - Montana Indian Made Deer Horn Cribbage Board
Davis Brothers Auction
11" long. Allard Auction Collection Inv: GFO 46031
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (40.00) = 40.00
 
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Navajo Turquoise and Coral Horse Belt Buckle232 - Navajo Turquoise and Coral Horse Belt Buckle
Davis Brothers Auction
3 3/8" long. Allard Auction Collection Inv: VGL 12813
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (100.00) = 100.00
 
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Antique Hudsons Bay Lead Trade Tag Pendant233 - Antique Hudsons Bay Lead Trade Tag Pendant
Davis Brothers Auction
Appears to be old. In the form of an otter. Nice honest wear. 2 1/4" long. Allard Auction Collection Inv: CHR 12597
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold for (150.00) = 150.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Deer Brooch234 - Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Deer Brooch
Davis Brothers Auction
2 1/2" tall, 1 1/2" long. Allard Auction Collection Inv: ZUR 42500
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (30.00) = 30.00
 
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Sterling Silver Navajo Beaded Earrings235 - Sterling Silver Navajo Beaded Earrings
Davis Brothers Auction
Nice set. Allard Auction Collection Inv: KAC 28085
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (55.00) = 55.00
 
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Paiute Sterling Silver Malachite Azurite Necklace236 - Paiute Sterling Silver Malachite Azurite Necklace
Davis Brothers Auction
Made by Michael Rogers of the Paiute. Allard Auction Collection Inv: KAP 27110
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 75.00 - 125.00
Sold for (60.00) = 60.00
 
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Zuni Sterling Silver Inlaid Earrings237 - Zuni Sterling Silver Inlaid Earrings
Davis Brothers Auction
Nice set. Allard Auction Collection Inv: KAC 28085
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (65.00) = 65.00
 
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Ben Nighthorse Sterling Silver Hair Barrette238 - Ben Nighthorse Sterling Silver Hair Barrette
Davis Brothers Auction
3 3/8" long. Allard Auction Collection Inv: KAP 27100
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 250.00 - 350.00
Sold for (160.00 + 40.00) = 200.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Silver Inlaid Kokopelli Brooch239 - Navajo Sterling Silver Inlaid Kokopelli Brooch
Davis Brothers Auction
Multipurpose. Could be used as a pendant or a brooch. 2 3/4" long. Allard Auction Collection Inv: ZUR 42501
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (50.00) = 50.00
 
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Belinda Woody Navajo Sterling Silver Buffalo Pin240 - Belinda Woody Navajo Sterling Silver Buffalo Pin
Davis Brothers Auction
Signed as shown. Nice brooch/pin. 1 7/8" long. Allard Auction Collection Inv: ZUR 42500
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold for (35.00) = 35.00
 
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Darren Boone Zuni Indian Bear Fetish241 - Darren Boone Zuni Indian Bear Fetish
Davis Brothers Auction
1 1/2" long, 1" tall. Allard Auction Collection Inv: VGL 12965
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold for (30.00) = 30.00
 
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Zuni Sterling Silver Inlaid Malachite Earrings242 - Zuni Sterling Silver Inlaid Malachite Earrings
Davis Brothers Auction
Nice set. Allard Auction Collection Inv: KAC 28085
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (55.00) = 55.00
 
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Santo Domingo Pueblo Turquoise Heishi Earrings243 - Santo Domingo Pueblo Turquoise Heishi Earrings
Davis Brothers Auction
Need to be restrung but they are a matched pair. Allard Auction Collection Inv: ZUR 43448
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (65.00) = 65.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Silver Roadrunner Turquoise Brooch244 - Navajo Sterling Silver Roadrunner Turquoise Brooch
Davis Brothers Auction
1 1/2" long, 5/8" tall. Allard Auction Collection Inv: ZUR 42501
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (35.00) = 35.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Silver Stamped Cross Brooch245 - Navajo Sterling Silver Stamped Cross Brooch
Davis Brothers Auction
1 1/2" long, 1 1/4" wide. Signed as shown. Allard Auction Collection Inv: ZUR 42501
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (40.00) = 40.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Silver Capped Bear Tooth Pendant246 - Navajo Sterling Silver Capped Bear Tooth Pendant
Davis Brothers Auction
Signed as shown. 2" long. Only for sale where legal. No International Sales. Know your own laws. No sales to Alabama, California, Florida, Geor...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (50.00) = 50.00
 
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Zuni Sterling Silver Inlaid Earrings247 - Zuni Sterling Silver Inlaid Earrings
Davis Brothers Auction
Nice set. Allard Auction Collection Inv: KAC 28085
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (45.00) = 45.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Cufflinks248 - Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Cufflinks
Davis Brothers Auction
Nice set. Allard Auction Collection Inv: ZUR 42500
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold for (45.00) = 45.00
 
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Hopi Indian Kachina Doll249 - Hopi Indian Kachina Doll
Davis Brothers Auction
15" tall. Sold as-is. Allard Auction Collection Inv: KAC 27805
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold for (45.00) = 45.00
 
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Hopi Indian Kachina Doll250 - Hopi Indian Kachina Doll
Davis Brothers Auction
14" tall. Sold as-is. Allard Auction Collection Inv: KAC 27819
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold for (40.00) = 40.00
 
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Hopi Indian Kachina Doll251 - Hopi Indian Kachina Doll
Davis Brothers Auction
15" tall. Sold as-is. Allard Auction Collection Inv: CHJ 45489
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold for (60.00) = 60.00
 
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Hopi Indian Kachina Doll252 - Hopi Indian Kachina Doll
Davis Brothers Auction
9 3/4" tall. Sold as-is. Allard Auction Collection Inv: KAC 27837
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold for (60.00) = 60.00
 
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Hopi Indian Kachina Doll253 - Hopi Indian Kachina Doll
Davis Brothers Auction
10 7/8" tall. Sold as-is. Allard Auction Collection Inv: KAC 27826
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold for (75.00) = 75.00
 
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Hopi Indian Kachina Doll254 - Hopi Indian Kachina Doll
Davis Brothers Auction
17" tall. Sold as-is. Allard Auction Collection Inv: AX
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimate : 50.00 - 75.00
Sold for (75.00) = 75.00
 
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