Best in the West Fall October 9th Auction: Navajo Jewelry, Art, Cowboy, Native American, Luxury Jewe

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North American is proud to invite you to our October 9th, 2021, Live and Online Best in the West Fall Auction. The sale has nearly 750 items of rarity including outstanding historic Western Art, Montana History, Western Antiques, American Indian Beadwork and Weapons along with Navajo and Zuni Jewelry, Navajo Rugs, Art and Luxury Diamond and Precious Gemstone Jewelry.

This will be a LIVE Auction with Online Live Bidding along with Absentee and Phone Bidding. The auction will include a Live In-Person bidding with free lunch at our Auction Gallery. Come out and support your local Montana auction house and bid in-person or bid online from the convenience of your home.

Preview Friday October 8th from 10-5pm Mountain Time at 34156 E Frontage Rd. Bozeman, MT 59715. Call Mark at 800-686-4216 ext. 3 for preview appointment or info.

Auction Saturday October 9th beginning at 9am Mountain Time located at our Auction Gallery 34156 E Frontage Rd. Bozeman, MT 59715.

Invoices will be sent the Sunday to Monday following the sale with a link to pay, pick up info and wire transfer information. All items will be available for shipment and / or pickup starting the Monday following the sale. No pickup on the day of sale unless previously cleared with the Auctioneer.

Thanks for 10 years of supporting our Bozeman family owned and operated local business. We look forward to seeing you in-person and online.

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7 Layer 17th Century Chevron Bead Strand507 - 7 Layer 17th Century Chevron Bead Strand
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Available in this lot is a seven layer chevron trade bead necklace originating from the late 17th century. The necklace consists of 23 large chevron t
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (125.00) = 125.00
 
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Assorted Ancient Russian Faceted Trade Beads508 - Assorted Ancient Russian Faceted Trade Beads
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Offered in this lot is an assortment of rare Russian faceted trade beads. The lot starts with a strand of thirty three opaque blue faceted beads, with
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (90.00) = 90.00
 
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Large Venetian Feather Pinched Elbow Trade Beads509 - Large Venetian Feather Pinched Elbow Trade Beads
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For your consideration are these Venetian Feather Pinched Elbow trade beads necklaces. There are two trade bead necklaces in this collection. The trad
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (175.00) = 175.00
 
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Museum Collection Of Ancient Moonstone Trade Beads510 - Museum Collection Of Ancient Moonstone Trade Beads
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In this lot is a museum collection of ancient moonstone trade beads. These beads were found in California Native American burial sites by E.A. Doolitt
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Estimate : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (300.00) = 300.00
 
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First Edition of the Lone Cowboy by Will James511 - First Edition of the Lone Cowboy by Will James
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For your consideration in this lot is a 1st edition book by Will James. The book is a 1930 published "Lone Cowboy: My life Story". In Lon...
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Estimate : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (200.00) = 200.00
 
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1929 First Edition Sand by Will James512 - 1929 First Edition Sand by Will James
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"Sand" was published in 1929 and illustrated with dozens of drawings and paintings by Will James. The book has a decorative tan linen clot...
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (90.00) = 90.00
 
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1935 1st Edition Young Cowboy by Will James513 - 1935 1st Edition Young Cowboy by Will James
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Featured in this lot is this 1935 first edition copy of “Young Cowboy” by Will James. The book was arranged from "Big Enough" ...
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Estimate : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (200.00) = 200.00
 
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Resistol "The Winners Circle" Cowboy Hat with Box514 - Resistol "The Winners Circle" Cowboy Hat with Box
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For your bidding pleasure in this lot is a very fine Resistol Cowboy hat with box. This hat is a soft ash grey and is made of 4XXXX Beaver. This
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (200.00) = 200.00
 
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Ornate Silver Plated Five Candle Stick Holder515 - Ornate Silver Plated Five Candle Stick Holder
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Included in this lot is an ornate floral silver plated five candle stick holder originating from the early-to-mid 1900's. The candle stick displ...
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Estimate : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (125.00) = 125.00
 
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Limited Ed. "The Challenge" Elk By Dick Idol 2001516 - Limited Ed. "The Challenge" Elk By Dick Idol 2001
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"The Challenge" Elk sculpture depicts a large bull elk bugling a challenge for all to hear. From artist Dick Idol, this sculpture is seri...
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Estimate : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (125.00) = 125.00
 
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Winchester Firearms Owners Book Collection517 - Winchester Firearms Owners Book Collection
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Offered in this lot is a collection of books about the Winchester Firearms. The first book is “Winchester, An American Legend” by R.
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Estimate : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (250.00) = 250.00
 
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Firearm Books Colt Smith & Wesson Ruger Collection518 - Firearm Books Colt Smith & Wesson Ruger Collection
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Offered in this lot is a collection of five books on firearms. The first book is “Ruger No.1 Rifle” by J.D Clayton, c. 1983, 2007 pr
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to giurin for (125.00 + 28.75) = 153.75
 
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Buckaroo Parfleche Wrapped Trade Gourd Canteen519 - Buckaroo Parfleche Wrapped Trade Gourd Canteen
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Featured in this lot is a Buckaroo parfleche wrapped trade gourd canteen, circa early 1900's. The canteen shows gourd construction with a parfle...
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Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (80.00) = 80.00
 
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Brass Fire Extinguishers Pair circa Early 1900's520 - Brass Fire Extinguishers Pair circa Early 1900's
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Offered in this lot are two early 1900's brass fire extinguisher tanks. The tanks have rubber hoses and crank tops and are to be turned over to ...
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (175.00) = 175.00
 
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1932 1st Ed. Gold In Them Hills By C. B. Glasscock521 - 1932 1st Ed. Gold In Them Hills By C. B. Glasscock
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Featured in this lot is this 1932 first edition copy of “Gold in Them Hills” by C. B. Glasscock. The book was published in 1932 by t
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (80.00) = 80.00
 
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1885 Our Hero General US Grant Civil War Pollard522 - 1885 Our Hero General US Grant Civil War Pollard
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Featured in this lot 1885 copy of “Our Hero, General U.S. Grant: Where, When and How He Fought”. Edwin Austin Forbes was an American
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Ford Model T Headlight & No.40 Dietz Lantern523 - Ford Model T Headlight & No.40 Dietz Lantern
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In this lot is a pair of Kerosene lamps. One lamp is a lamp from a ford Model T, circa 1917. There is a large clear lens and a small red lens. Most of
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Estimate : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (100.00) = 100.00
 
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Navajo Two Gray Hills Hand-Woven Rug524 - Navajo Two Gray Hills Hand-Woven Rug
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Featured in this lot is a Navajo Native American Two Grey Hills hand woven wool rug originating from the early-to-mid 1900's. Two Grey Hills rug...
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Estimate : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (125.00) = 125.00
 
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South African Steatite Tortoise & Turtle Pair525 - South African Steatite Tortoise & Turtle Pair
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Featured in this lot is this pair of South African steatite tortoise and turtle statues. There are two steatite statues in this collection. The first
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (150.00) = 150.00
 
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Clovis Cluster Fluted Point 15,000 - 10,000 B.P.526 - Clovis Cluster Fluted Point 15,000 - 10,000 B.P.
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Featured in this lot is this Clovis cluster fluted point from the Paleo Period and aged from 15,000 - 10,000 B.P. The point features a small semi tria
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Estimate : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (275.00) = 275.00
 
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Crocket & Silver Mounted Single Spur Collection527 - Crocket & Silver Mounted Single Spur Collection
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Featured in this lot is this Crockett, Kelly, Judd, and unmarked Crockett spur collection, circa 1930's - 1950's. There are four single spur...
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Estimate : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (80.00) = 80.00
 
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Eastern Woodland Indian 1000-350BP Wood Spoons528 - Eastern Woodland Indian 1000-350BP Wood Spoons
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Offered in this lot are two primitive carved wood spoons attributed to Eastern Woodland American Indians from 1700"s-1800's. The first spoo...
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Estimate : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (125.00) = 125.00
 
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Affinis Snyders Triangular Point 2,200-1,800 B.P.529 - Affinis Snyders Triangular Point 2,200-1,800 B.P.
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Featured in this lot is this Affinis Snyders triangular point from the Woodland Period and aged from 2,200 - 1,800 B.P. The point features a thick med
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Estimate : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (225.00) = 225.00
 
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Hopi Wood Carved Wolf Kachina Late 19th Century530 - Hopi Wood Carved Wolf Kachina Late 19th Century
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Offered in this lot for your consideration is a primitive Wolf Kachina doll carved from wood and attributed to the Hopi people. The Wolf represents lo
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Estimate : 450.00 - 900.00
Sold to floor for (100.00) = 100.00
 
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Antique Ruby Diamond & 14k Yellow Gold Ring531 - Antique Ruby Diamond & 14k Yellow Gold Ring
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Featured in this lot is this antique set ruby, diamond and 14k yellow gold ring with AIGL paperwork. The ring features one polished, stamped and teste
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Start Price : 1,300.00 | Estimate : 2,600.00 - 5,200.00
 
 
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Ruby VS2 Diamond & 18k Two Tone Gold Ring532 - Ruby VS2 Diamond & 18k Two Tone Gold Ring
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Featured in this lot is this cushion cut ruby, VS2 diamond and 18k two tone gold ring with IAS paperwork. The ring features a stamped and tested 18k t
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Start Price : 1,300.00 | Estimate : 2,600.00 - 5,200.00
 
 
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Pacific Coastal Yurok Pine Needle Woven Basket533 - Pacific Coastal Yurok Pine Needle Woven Basket
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Featured in this lot is this Pacific Coastal Yurok Tribal pine needle woven lidded basket circa 1920-30's. The Yurok are an indigenous people al...
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Start Price : 125.00 | Estimate : 400.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Plains Indian Parfleche Polychrome Rattle c.1890534 - Plains Indian Parfleche Polychrome Rattle c.1890
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For your consideration is this Parfleche polychrome baby rattle attributed to the Plains Indians, cir. 1890. This baby rattle shows a Parfleche wrappe
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (200.00) = 200.00
 
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Coeur d'Alene Child & Dog & Chief Photographs535 - Coeur d'Alene Child & Dog & Chief Photographs
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Offered in this lot are two vintage photograph portraits of Native American Indians from The Coeur d'Alene Idaho Tribe. The first is a hand colo...
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (70.00) = 70.00
 
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Redington & Walton Powell Fly Rods & Cases536 - Redington & Walton Powell Fly Rods & Cases
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Offered in this lot are two modern fly rods by famous makers. The first is a Redington rod and reel set in a case. Redington was founded in 1992 and h
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (250.00) = 250.00
 
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Northern Pacific Railway Co.1970 Wall Calendar537 - Northern Pacific Railway Co.1970 Wall Calendar
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Offered in this lot is a Northern Pacific Railway Company wall calendar from 1970. This is believed to be the last year these wall calendars were made
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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R.H.McKay Photograph Prints By Douglas R.Brown538 - R.H.McKay Photograph Prints By Douglas R.Brown
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In this lot is a pair of R.H. McKay photograph reproductions. The photographs are reproduced on board with a standout mount by Douglas R. Brown, 1974.
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (70.00) = 70.00
 
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5X Miller Bros & Rodeo King Vintage Cowboy Hats539 - 5X Miller Bros & Rodeo King Vintage Cowboy Hats
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For your consideration is this collection of Miller Bros. and Rodeo King cowboy hats. There are two cowboy hats in this collection. The first is from
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (80.00) = 80.00
 
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Mid Century Hand Carved Wood Home Decor Collection540 - Mid Century Hand Carved Wood Home Decor Collection
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Offered in this lot is a collection of midcentury, hand carved wood home decor. The collection consists of a swordfish, pelican, and a set of three fl
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Estimate : 250.00 - 500.00
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Ganado Dazzler Diamante Rug by Emilio Reyna541 - Ganado Dazzler Diamante Rug by Emilio Reyna
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This is an excellent hand woven flat weave rug by master weaver, Emilio Reyna. The rug was made using 100% soft, fine, hand spun wool yarns in a beaut
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Estimate : 425.00 - 525.00
Sold to floor for (275.00) = 275.00
 
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Oushak Persian Hand Knotted Wool Runner Rug 1930's542 - Oushak Persian Hand Knotted Wool Runner Rug 1930's
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Included in this lot is an Oushak Persian hand knotted wool runner rug originating from the 1930's. The rug features geometric floral patterns, ...
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Estimate : 800.00 - 1,600.00
Sold to floor for (400.00) = 400.00
 
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Zapotec Oaxaca Banded Saltillo Rug c. 1960's543 - Zapotec Oaxaca Banded Saltillo Rug c. 1960's
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Featured in this lot is a Zapotec Oaxaca banded Saltillo rug, circa 1960's. The rug shows traditional coloration of banded yellow, red, and gree...
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (125.00) = 125.00
 
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Silver & Alpaca Silver Mounted Western Shank Bits544 - Silver & Alpaca Silver Mounted Western Shank Bits
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Featured in this lot is this Silver and alpaca silver mounted shank bit pair. There are two bits in this collection. The first features a silver mount
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Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (90.00) = 90.00
 
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Pride Cutlery Hand Etched Straight Razor Pair545 - Pride Cutlery Hand Etched Straight Razor Pair
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Featured in this lot is this pair of Pride Cutlery and unmarked etched and engraved straight razors. There are two razors in this collection. The firs
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
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1900's Hat & Coat Rack With Cast Iron Hangers546 - 1900's Hat & Coat Rack With Cast Iron Hangers
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The coat rack features three wrought iron hooks on a wood back. The hooks are most likely made by Udell W. W. Works. The hooks are from early 1900. Th
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Estimate : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (70.00) = 70.00
 
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South African Bushman Mortar & Pestle c. 1940's547 - South African Bushman Mortar & Pestle c. 1940's
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Featured in this lot is this authentic South African Bushman made mortar and pestle, circa 1940's. The utensils show fantastic construction and ...
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
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Mid 1900's Fire King Three Piece Art Glass Bowls548 - Mid 1900's Fire King Three Piece Art Glass Bowls
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Available in this lot is a set of three Fire King art glass bowls originating from the mid 1900's. The bowls display orange art glass constructi...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Grain Bell Beer, Olympia, etc. Ad Drinking Glasses549 - Grain Bell Beer, Olympia, etc. Ad Drinking Glasses
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For your consideration are these Grain Bell Beer, Sheridan Beer, Olympia Beer, and Miller High Life advertising drinking glasses. There are five drink
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Olympia Beer Company Advertisement Ashtrays550 - Olympia Beer Company Advertisement Ashtrays
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For your consideration are Olympia Beer Company advertisement ashtrays. There are four ashtrays in this collection, featuring black colored glass with
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimate : 150.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Zuni & Navajo Hand Carved Animal Fetish Collection551 - Zuni & Navajo Hand Carved Animal Fetish Collection
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For your consideration in this lot is a collection of five hand carved Native American Animal fetishes. The first is a signed Zuni Bear and woman carv
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (150.00) = 150.00
 
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African Sand Cast Trade Bead Necklaces (4)552 - African Sand Cast Trade Bead Necklaces (4)
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Offered in this lot is a collection of four African Sand Cast trade bead necklaces. Trade beads were used to purchase African resources by early Europ
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (80.00) = 80.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Silver & Multi Stone Rings & Pin553 - Navajo Sterling Silver & Multi Stone Rings & Pin
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For your consideration in this lot are two silver, multi stone inlay rings and an inlay multi stone Thunderbird pin. The first of the rings has a doub
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
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Armand American Horse Silver Bear Head Brooch554 - Armand American Horse Silver Bear Head Brooch
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Featured in this lot is this Alpaca silver bear head brooch from Lakota artist Armand American Horse (1982-). This brooch shows a finely crafted and t
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Alpaca Silver & Turquoise Signed Belt Buckle555 - Alpaca Silver & Turquoise Signed Belt Buckle
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Featured in this lot is an Armand American Horse alpaca silver and turquoise belt buckle. Armand American Horse (1982- ) is a Lakota Native American I
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Estimate : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (150.00) = 150.00
 
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Lake County Oregon Archaic Points Collection556 - Lake County Oregon Archaic Points Collection
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Offered in this lot is a collection of thirteen points. These points come from Lake County, Oregon. The arrowhead styles include Snake River, Chilcoti
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Estimate : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (100.00) = 100.00
 
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