Desert West Auction May 18, 2019

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Desert West Auction will be featuring Pre-historic Mimbres Pottery from Local Silver City Estate, along with Pueblo Treasures from the Southwestern Corner of New Mexico.

Over the next few auctions we will also will have many collectibles from the Bill & Diane Berglof that are re-locating back to California from New Mexico. They have collected Antiques & Collectibles from the West Coast, Arizona & New Mexico over the past 20 years.

Enjoy the Auction, Good Luck & Good Bidding!
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Am & Pm Silver Plate Whiskey Stopper5349 - Am & Pm Silver Plate Whiskey Stopper
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Am & Pm Silver Plate Whiskey Stopper, measures approx. 2x3''
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (25.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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Jingle Bob Spurs5349A - Jingle Bob Spurs
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Jingle Bob Spurs, measures 6.5'' x 3'', the Jingle Bob Spurs only have leathers on one of the spurs, heel width 9'', rowel 1...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (40.00) x 1 = 40.00
 
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Estate Mata Ortiz Matte on Black Pottery Jar5350 - Estate Mata Ortiz Matte on Black Pottery Jar
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Estate Mata Ortiz Matte on Black Pottery Jar by Raquel Sandoval Ortiz, measures 7'' x 6.5'' and has artist's initials on the bot...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to Pueblo2007 for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Ring, Size 75351 - Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Ring, Size 7
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Native American Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Ring, Size 7, measure 1'' x 1'', beautiful needlepoint turquoise
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Prehistoric Mimbres Burnishing Stone5352 - Prehistoric Mimbres Burnishing Stone
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Prehistoric Native American Mimbres Burnishing Stone, beautiful black in color and measures 3.5'' x 2.75'' x 1.5''
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (25.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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Artisan Crafted Ceramic Clay Wolf Mask5353 - Artisan Crafted Ceramic Clay Wolf Mask
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Estate Artisan Crafted Ceramic Clay Wolf Mask by Amelia Gianelli (1943-2019), measures 11'' x 9'' x 8'', is missing top fang
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Original Painting by Georgia Bemis (1908-2008)5354 - Original Painting by Georgia Bemis (1908-2008)
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Original Estate Painting by Georgia Bemis (1908-2008), framed, double matted, and under glass, signed, visual measures 11'' x 8.5'',...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to arttrader949 for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Prehistoric Mimbres Black Burnished Bowl5356 - Prehistoric Mimbres Black Burnished Bowl
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Prehistoric Native American Mimbres Black Burnished Utilitarian Bowl, measures 7.25'' x 3'', has been glued, has not been cleaned, t...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 350.00
Sold to floor for (150.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Estate Asian Carved Wood Meditating Buddha5357 - Estate Asian Carved Wood Meditating Buddha
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Antique/Vintage Estate Asian Carved Wood Meditating Buddha on Lotus Throne, measures 13'' x 20'', hand painted in vibrant colors
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (65.00) x 1 = 65.00
 
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Mexican Fringed Leather Vest5359 - Mexican Fringed Leather Vest
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Mexican Fringed Leather Vest, copper buttons, size M-L
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to floor for (20.00) x 1 = 20.00
 
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Vintage Carved Wood Bird Cigarette Dispenser5360A - Vintage Carved Wood Bird Cigarette Dispenser
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Antique/Vintage Carved Wood Bird Cigarette Dispenser, measures 3.5'' x 7'' x 4'', beautiful wood, although not marked, more ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (40.00) x 1 = 40.00
 
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5 Miniature Ingots5361 - 5 Miniature Ingots
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5 Miniature Ingots, largest measures 1.25'' x .5'', includes 5 Bullion Copper, 3 Maple Leaf Bars (.999 Pure Silver, Copper, and Bras...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 35.00
Sold to dakota for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Red Wing Pottery Pedestal Bowl5361A - Red Wing Pottery Pedestal Bowl
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Red Wing Pottery Pedestal Bowl, measures 8.5x9''
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Prehistoric Mimbres Black on White Pottery Bowl5363 - Prehistoric Mimbres Black on White Pottery Bowl
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Prehistoric Native American Mimbres Black on White Geometric Pottery Bowl, measures 4.5'' x 6.5'', helmet style, stylized butterfly ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 350.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (250.00) x 1 = 250.00
 
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Vintage Estate Bulova Gold Filled Ladies Watch5363A - Vintage Estate Bulova Gold Filled Ladies Watch
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Vintage Estate Bulova Gold Filled Ladies Watch, does run, C536893, marked 1/20 12K Gold Filled B/R Pat. 1,786,943 Made in USA
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
 
 
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Collection of Estate Earrings, Some Sterling5364 - Collection of Estate Earrings, Some Sterling
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Collection of Estate Earrings, Some Sterling, longest measures 3''L, one pair is marked Taxco and 6 are marked sterling
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Original Watercolor Painting by Leslie A. Wilcox5365 - Original Watercolor Painting by Leslie A. Wilcox
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Original Vintage Estate Watercolor Painting ''The Pool; London Bridge'' by Leslie A. Wilcox, visual measures 21.5'' x 13.5&#...
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 350.00 - 550.00
 
 
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Mimbres Mogollon Archaeology, Woosley & McIntyre5366 - Mimbres Mogollon Archaeology, Woosley & McIntyre
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Mimbres Mogollon Archaeology: Charles C. Di Peso's Excavations at Wind Mountain by Anne I. Woosley & Allan J. McIntyre, hardback book c. 199...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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Antique Gold Scale in Case5367 - Antique Gold Scale in Case
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Antique Gold Scale in Velvet Case, measures 7.5'' x 4.5'' x 1.5'', scale is marked made in India
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (55.00) x 1 = 55.00
 
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Mata Ortiz Highly Burnished Swirl Pottery Jar5368 - Mata Ortiz Highly Burnished Swirl Pottery Jar
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Beautiful Mata Ortiz Highly Burnished Swirl Pottery Jar by Luz Elva Ramirez, measures 5'' x 6'' and is signed on the bottom
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to silvercoda for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Vintage Santa Clara Pottery Jar, Margaret Tafoya5369 - Vintage Santa Clara Pottery Jar, Margaret Tafoya
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Vintage Native American Santa Clara Matte on Black Avanyu Pottery Jar by Margaret Tafoya (1904 - 2001), Maria Margarita Tafoya - Corn Blossom was the
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (130.00) x 1 = 130.00
 
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Vintage Hammered Aluminum Vase5370 - Vintage Hammered Aluminum Vase
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Vintage Hammered Aluminum Vase, measures 14''H x 7''D
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Native American Navajo Liquid Silver Earrings5371 - Native American Navajo Liquid Silver Earrings
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Native American Navajo Liquid Silver Earrings, measures 2'' x 1'', sterling cones
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (25.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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Collection of Vintage Estate Jewelry5372 - Collection of Vintage Estate Jewelry
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Collection of Vintage Estate Jewelry, includes Lang Sterling Flower Pin, 2 vintage sweater clips, and a Sterling Siam Pin, longest piece is the neckla
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (40.00) x 1 = 40.00
 
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Prehistoric Mimbres Stone Shaft Straightener5373 - Prehistoric Mimbres Stone Shaft Straightener
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Prehistoric Native American Mimbres Stone Shaft Straightener, measures 6'' x 3.5'' x 1'',
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to ufoeclipse for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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African Carved Sandalwood Bowl,Inlay Bone Handles5374 - African Carved Sandalwood Bowl,Inlay Bone Handles
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African Carved Sandalwood Bowl with Inlay Bone Handles, measures 10.75'' x 8'' x 3.5''
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 30.00 - 35.00
 
 
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Vintage Navajo Sterling Turquoise Chip Inlay Ring5375 - Vintage Navajo Sterling Turquoise Chip Inlay Ring
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Vintage Native American Navajo Sterling Turquoise Coral and Jet Chip Inlay Ring, size 6.25, measures 1.5''L
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 35.00 - 50.00
Sold to floor for (25.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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2 Carved Wood Elephant Wall Hangings5378 - 2 Carved Wood Elephant Wall Hangings
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2 African Carved Wood Elephant Wall Hangings by R. Nzau, both signed and dated 2000, measure 5'' x 7''
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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Hand Beaded Wood Bowl with Copper Pedestal Base5380A - Hand Beaded Wood Bowl with Copper Pedestal Base
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Hand Beaded Wood Bowl with Copper Pedestal Base by Kathy Kills Thunder, measures 10'' x 7'', beautifully beaded in vibrant colors, i...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jar by Jose Villa5381 - Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jar by Jose Villa
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Estate Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jar by Jose Villa, measures 6'' x 5.5'' and is signed on the bottom
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to cfdcwcdydfps for (45.00) x 1 = 45.00
 
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West African Carved Wood Mancala Gameboard5382 - West African Carved Wood Mancala Gameboard
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Phenomenal African Carved Wood Mancala Gameboard, lidded and measures 24'' x 8'' x 8.5'', embellished with butterflies on bo...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Jack Daniel's Glass & Wood Whiskey Display Box5383 - Jack Daniel's Glass & Wood Whiskey Display Box
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Jack Daniel's Glass & Wood Whiskey Display Box, measures 13'' x 11.5'' x 5''
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (45.00) x 1 = 45.00
 
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Antique Jerry Mahoney Ventiloquist Doll5385 - Antique Jerry Mahoney Ventiloquist Doll
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Antique Paul Winchell's Jerry Mahoney Ventriloquist Doll measures 22'' x 9'', cracking and loss of paint on head
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to stonesandb.. for (40.00) x 1 = 40.00
 
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Original Acrylic Painting by Amelia Gianelli5386 - Original Acrylic Painting by Amelia Gianelli
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Original Estate Acrylic Painting ''Le Fontaine'' by Amelia Gianelli 1943-2019, on canvas and measures 20'' x 16'', s...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Log Head Carved Wood Barware Display5387 - Log Head Carved Wood Barware Display
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Log Head Carved Wood Barware Display, measures 7.5'' x 4'', comes with stand, features bartender behind bar counter
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (55.00) x 1 = 55.00
 
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Prehistoric Mimbres Black on White Geometric Bowl5389 - Prehistoric Mimbres Black on White Geometric Bowl
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Prehistoric Native American Mimbres Black on White Geometric Bowl, 3 serrated diamond designs, has hole in bottom, has not been cleaned, appears to be
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 750.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (500.00) x 1 = 500.00
 
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Mata Ortiz Highly Burnished Swirl Jar by Ramirez5389A - Mata Ortiz Highly Burnished Swirl Jar by Ramirez
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Beautiful Mata Ortiz Highly Burnished Swirl Pottery Jar by Luz Elva Ramirez, measures 5'' x 6'' and is signed on the bottom
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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6 Vintage Fishing Lures on Wood Displays5390 - 6 Vintage Fishing Lures on Wood Displays
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6 Antique/Vintage Fishing Lures on Wood Displays, longest lure measures 6.75'' x 2.25'', large wood display measures 21'' x ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Kitchen Wooden Salt Box5391 - Kitchen Wooden Salt Box
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Kitchen Wooden Salt Box, measures 5x8x4''
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (25.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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Prehistoric Mimbres ''Ram'' Pottery Bowl5393 - Prehistoric Mimbres ''Ram'' Pottery Bowl
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Prehistoric Native American Mimbres ''Ram'' Pottery Bowl, largest section measures 7.75'' x 5'', black on white, has...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 350.00
Sold to floor for (650.00) x 1 = 650.00
 
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8 Rings, Some Sterling Silver5394 - 8 Rings, Some Sterling Silver
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8 Rings, Some Sterling Silver, various sizes, largest measures 1''L
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Antique La Pierre Sterling Candleholder, Plus5395 - Antique La Pierre Sterling Candleholder, Plus
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Antique La Pierre Sterling Candleholder, marked 6A - 4B Weighted Reinforce, measures 9'' x 6'' x 3.5'', also includes Korean...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to floor for (20.00) x 1 = 20.00
 
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Vintage Nude Women Mixed Drink Glass5396 - Vintage Nude Women Mixed Drink Glass
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Vintage Novelty Nude Ladies Cocktail Glass, measures 9''H x 2.5''D, 3-dimensional, has 3 dancing ladies in different poses
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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3 Character Ceramic Whiskey Decanters5397 - 3 Character Ceramic Whiskey Decanters
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3 Character Ceramic Whiskey Decanters including ''The Tin Man'', ''Friar Tuck'', & ''Royal Doulton Cloa...
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 30.00 | Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
 
 
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Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jar by Bertha Chacon O.5398 - Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jar by Bertha Chacon O.
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Mata Ortiz Polychrome Jar by Bertha Chacon O., measures 7'' x 6.5'' and is signed on the bottom, highly burnished
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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Large Vintage Tarahumara Pottery Olla MBPU5399 - Large Vintage Tarahumara Pottery Olla MBPU
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MUST BE PICKED UP Large Vintage Tarahumara Pottery Olla, measures 21'' x 19'', on metal stand, some chipping around the rim, embell...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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Italian Cast Metal Bird Candle Holder5401 - Italian Cast Metal Bird Candle Holder
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Italian Cast Metal Bird Candle Holder, measures 3x8x3''
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Carved Horse Granite Stone Bowl5401A - Carved Horse Granite Stone Bowl
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Carved Horse Granite Stone Bowl, measure 5x6x9'', anatomically correct
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to Pueblo2007 for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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6 Novelty Estate Items5401B - 6 Novelty Estate Items
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6 Novelty Estate Items, includes 1. Four Bottle Openers (one is a VAT 69 Irish Scotch Opener) 2. Woodpecker & Birdhouse (move bird up to the to...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
Sold to floor for (20.00) x 1 = 20.00
 
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Basketful of New Mexico Concretions5402 - Basketful of New Mexico Concretions
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Basketful of New Mexico Concretions, basket measures 6'' x 7'' x 3'', largest concretion measures 2.25''D
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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