Desert West Auction October 28, 2020

Auction Details

We have missed you, & we are very happy to be back. October 28th, 2020 will be our first auction for our friends from Arkansas. There will be three auctions that will showcase their items displayed and featured for your pleasure along with added consignment. Most of the items include the artist's name and/or COA's. Pictures and individual information will be provided with most of the sales.

These estate items are basically from New Mexico & our surrounding states of Arizona, Colorado & California. We will be featuring Hopi Kachinas, Pueblo Pottery, Navajo Rugs, Folk Art, Jewelry, Arrowheads, Baskets, Traditional Rattles, Spears, Bow & Arrows some with Quivers, and Traditional Art; including some Folk Art. There are many unusual items for your viewing pleasure and auction experience. Enjoy, have fun!

Remember in accordance with New Mexico
Rules & Regulations, we will have Closed Gallery until further notification. Only the Auctioneer & Clerks will be present. We will take Absentee Bids, Phone Bids, & Email Bids. If you would like to Preview this Auction, Call & Make An Appointment 1-575-536-9353. Remember to Wear a Mask, & Practice Distancing Yourself From Others when you come to look at the items.

Good Luck & Good Bidding!!

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Vintage Zuni Carved Stone Bear Fetish9050 - Vintage Zuni Carved Stone Bear Fetish
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Vintage Native American Zuni Carved Stone Bear Fetish, measures 2'' x .5'', carved abalone arrowhead spirit bundle, turquoise eyes
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Historic Native American Hopi Pottery Bowl9051 - Historic Native American Hopi Pottery Bowl
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Historic Native American Hopi Pottery Bowl, measures 2'' x 3'', chip in rim
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (45.00) x 1 = 45.00
 
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Vintage Navajo Sterling Turquoise Necklace9052 - Vintage Navajo Sterling Turquoise Necklace
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Vintage Native American Navajo Sterling Turquoise Pendant Necklace, pendant measures 1.5''L which includes the bale x 1''W, chain wh...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (40.00) x 1 = 40.00
 
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Native American Seminole Ribbon Blouse9053 - Native American Seminole Ribbon Blouse
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Native American Seminole Ribbon Blouse, chest diameter of 44'', should to waist 27'', from neck down 28'', beautiful navy bl...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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Vintage 1950s Suncrest Pendant Necklace9054 - Vintage 1950s Suncrest Pendant Necklace
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Vintage 1950s Suncrest Pendant Necklace, pendant measures 2''H x 3''W, chain measures 22''L end to end, hallmarked
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (80.00) x 1 = 80.00
 
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Prehistoric Micaceous Clay Pottery Duck Pot9055 - Prehistoric Micaceous Clay Pottery Duck Pot
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Prehistoric Native American Micaceous Clay Pottery Duck Pot, measures 6'' x 8'' x 7'', chips in rim
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to normanNZ7 for (130.00) x 1 = 130.00
 
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Original Acrylic Painting by Christina Campbell9056 - Original Acrylic Painting by Christina Campbell
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1977 Original Framed Acrylic Painting ''Skol un Talula'' by Christina Campbell, overall measurement of 22'' x 26'' a...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (65.00) x 1 = 65.00
 
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1999 Zuni Hematite Frog Fetish by J. Tsalabutie9057 - 1999 Zuni Hematite Frog Fetish by J. Tsalabutie
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1999 Native American Zuni Hematite Frog Fetish by Jeffrey Tsalabutie (deceased artist), turquoise eyes, measures 1'' x 2''
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to Zbidz for (110.00) x 1 = 110.00
 
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Vintage Native American Chinle Wool Textile Rug9058 - Vintage Native American Chinle Wool Textile Rug
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Vintage Native American Chinle Wool Textile Rug, measures 24'' x 41'', stunning earthtone colors in a nice tight weave, 4 cornered t...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 350.00
Sold to floor for (170.00) x 1 = 170.00
 
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Santa Clara Pottery Shallow Bowl by Flora Naranjo9059 - Santa Clara Pottery Shallow Bowl by Flora Naranjo
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Native American Santa Clara Carved Pottery Shallow Bowl by Flora Naranjo (1914-2000), measures 1''H x 5'' and is signed on the bottom
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to 1agedart6 for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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14K Blue Topaz Ring, Size 5.59060 - 14K Blue Topaz Ring, Size 5.5
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14K Blue Topaz Ring, Size 5.5, measures .5''W, stamped 14K
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to Jsavarese for (90.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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Pre Columbian Aztec Pottery Bowl9061 - Pre Columbian Aztec Pottery Bowl
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Pre Columbian Aztec Pottery Bowl, measures 2''H x 5''D, has been glued
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to tkbearss for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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Jemez Pottery Bowl by Maxine Andrew9062 - Jemez Pottery Bowl by Maxine Andrew
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Jemez Pottery Bowl by Maxine Andrew (Yepa), measures 5'' x 6'' and is signed on the bottom, some paint loss
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Native American Hopi Mudhead Kachina with Drum9063 - Native American Hopi Mudhead Kachina with Drum
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Native American Hopi Mudhead Kachina with Drum, measures 3'' x 11'' x 3'', embellished with wool, feather, shells, cloth, an...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (65.00) x 1 = 65.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace9064 - Navajo Sterling Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace
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Native American Navajo Sterling Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace, measures 22''L end to end, naja measures 3'' x 3'', over ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 750.00
Sold to floor for (425.00) x 1 = 425.00
 
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Vintage Native American Navajo Sterling Bracelet9065 - Vintage Native American Navajo Sterling Bracelet
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Vintage Native American Navajo Sterling Guard Bracelet, inside measures 8'' which includes the gap
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (40.00) x 1 = 40.00
 
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Jemez Avanyu Pottery Jar by Anita Fragua9066 - Jemez Avanyu Pottery Jar by Anita Fragua
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Beautiful Native American Jemez Avanyu Carved Pottery Jar by Anita Fragua, measures 6'' x 5'' and is signed on the bottom, ruffled r...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (65.00) x 1 = 65.00
 
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Vintage Native American Sterling Turquoise Ring9067 - Vintage Native American Sterling Turquoise Ring
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Vintage Native American Zuni Sterling Turquoise Ring, Size 11.5
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (40.00) x 1 = 40.00
 
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San Ildefonso Pottery Jar, Alice & Ruben Martinez9068 - San Ildefonso Pottery Jar, Alice & Ruben Martinez
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Native American San Ildefonso Pottery Jar by Alice & Ruben Martinez, measures 4'' x 4'' and is signed on the bottom, FYI: '&...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to kdaley8587 for (140.00) x 1 = 140.00
 
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Northeast Woodlands Birch Bark Fishing Creel9069 - Northeast Woodlands Birch Bark Fishing Creel
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Vintage Native American Northeast Woodlands Birch Bark Fishing Creel, measures 16'' x 12'' x 7'', the lid has designs on it,...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (65.00) x 1 = 65.00
 
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Collection of Turquoise Cabochons9070 - Collection of Turquoise Cabochons
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Collection of Turquoise Cabochons, measures .75'' x .5'', total carat weight of 234.6
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (85.00) x 1 = 85.00
 
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Beautiful Apache Figural Burden Basket9071 - Beautiful Apache Figural Burden Basket
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Beautiful Native American Apache Figural Burden Basket, embellished with leather fringe and tin jingles, well executed figural designs
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (150.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Beautiful Native American Hopi Dance Sash9072 - Beautiful Native American Hopi Dance Sash
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Beautiful Native American Hopi Dance Sash, measures 5''W x 116''L end to end which includes the fringe, phenomenal colors, nice tigh...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (80.00) x 1 = 80.00
 
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Native American Buffalo Horn Wand9073 - Native American Buffalo Horn Wand
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Native American Buffalo Horn Wand, measures 9'' x 18'' x 2'', carved wood handle (beautiful patina), leather wrapped around ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to peteliska for (275.00) x 1 = 275.00
 
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Sterling Silver Desert Jasper Ring, Size 6.759074 - Sterling Silver Desert Jasper Ring, Size 6.75
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Sterling Silver Polychrome Desert Jasper Ring, Size 6.75, measures 1''L x .5''W
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to kdaley8587 for (40.00) x 1 = 40.00
 
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Zuni Cochiti Sterling Lapis Bracelet and Earrings9075 - Zuni Cochiti Sterling Lapis Bracelet and Earrings
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Zuni Cochiti Sterling Lapis Bracelet and Earrings by Eric Othole, bracelet has an inside measurement of 6'' which includes the opening x .5&...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 125.00 - 200.00
Sold to kdaley8587 for (80.00) x 1 = 80.00
 
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Carved Stone ''Looking Owl'' Fetish9076 - Carved Stone ''Looking Owl'' Fetish
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Carved Stone ''Looking Owl'' Fetish, measures 1'' x 3''
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to kdaley8587 for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Zia Pottery Bowl by Elizabeth Medina9077 - Zia Pottery Bowl by Elizabeth Medina
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Native American Zia Pottery Bowl by Elizabeth Medina (b.1956), measures 3'' x 4'' and is signed on the bottom, FYI: ''Elizab...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to L9407G for (65.00) x 1 = 65.00
 
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Sterling Garnet and Marcasite Ring, Size 6.759078 - Sterling Garnet and Marcasite Ring, Size 6.75
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Sterling Garnet and Marcasite Ring, Size 6.75, measures 1''L x .75''W, stamped .925
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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Hopi Koshare Clown Gourd Rattle9079 - Hopi Koshare Clown Gourd Rattle
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Native American Hopi Koshare Clown Gourd Rattle, measures 8'' x 15'' x 7'', wooden handle
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (65.00) x 1 = 65.00
 
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Zuni Carved Tagua Nut Owl Fetish by Ruben Najera9080 - Zuni Carved Tagua Nut Owl Fetish by Ruben Najera
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Native American Zuni Carved Tagua Nut Owl Fetish by Ruben Najera, measures 1'' x 1'' x 1'' and features mother owl flying an...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to eraserdust.. for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Zuni Carved Shell Peacock Fetish9081 - Zuni Carved Shell Peacock Fetish
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Native American Zuni Carved Shell Peacock Fetish, turquoise eyes, measures 1'' x 2''
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (65.00) x 1 = 65.00
 
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Zuni Carved Antler Elephant & Bird Fetish, Laate9082 - Zuni Carved Antler Elephant & Bird Fetish, Laate
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Native American Zuni Carved Antler Elephant & Bird Fetish by Maxx Laate, measures 1'' x 3'' x 3'' and is signed on the b...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Navajo Yei bi Chei Wool Textile Pillow9083 - Navajo Yei bi Chei Wool Textile Pillow
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Native American Navajo Yei bi Chei Wool Textile Pillow, measures 17'' x 13'', beautiful colors
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to Jonna001 for (65.00) x 1 = 65.00
 
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Zuni Carved Antler Owl Fetish by Harvey Harker9084 - Zuni Carved Antler Owl Fetish by Harvey Harker
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Native American Zuni Carved Antler Owl Fetish by Harvey Harker (b.1934 deceased artist), turquoise eyes, measures 1''L, his fetishes are har...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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Native American Navajo Ganado Wool Textile Rug9085 - Native American Navajo Ganado Wool Textile Rug
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Native American Navajo Ganado Wool Textile Rug, measures 20'' x 40'', gorgeous colors in a nice tight weave, 4 cornered tassels intact
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to kdaley8587 for (150.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Taos Handmade Leather Drum by artist Frank Maribal9086 - Taos Handmade Leather Drum by artist Frank Maribal
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Native American Taos Hide and Log Drum by artist Frank Maribal, suede leather covered beater, drum measures 13''D x 6''H (does not i...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (75.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Native American Jemez Pottery Seed Jar by Chinana9087 - Native American Jemez Pottery Seed Jar by Chinana
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Native American Jemez Pottery Seed Jar by Chinana, measures 4'' x 5'' and is signed on the bottom, beautiful jar
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to Ranchguy for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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Grand Canyon South Rim Framed Print9089 - Grand Canyon South Rim Framed Print
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Grand Canyon South Rim Framed Print, originally Painted for the Santa Fe Railway System, by W. R. Leigh, Measures approx. 25''H x 34'...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (85.00) x 1 = 85.00
 
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Pre Columbian Pottery Jar9090 - Pre Columbian Pottery Jar
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Pre Columbian Pottery Jar, measures 3'' x 3'', missing half of the rim and handle, possibly was a cup or pitcher
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (40.00) x 1 = 40.00
 
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Native American Eskimo Leopard Seal Fur Moccasins9091 - Native American Eskimo Leopard Seal Fur Moccasins
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Native American Eskimo Leopard Seal Fur Moccasins, embellished with beaded flowers on felt, measures 10''L from heel to toe
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to milliecd29 for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Native American Hopi Kachina Mouse Rattle9092 - Native American Hopi Kachina Mouse Rattle
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Native American Hopi Kachina Mouse Rattle, measures 1'' x 4''L x 2'' and is signed, beautifully carved and hand painted with...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Lee Black Denim Beaded Jacket9093 - Lee Black Denim Beaded Jacket
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Lee Black Denim Beaded Jacket, size XL, embellished with 2 silvertone cow skulls on collar tips, the back features a beaded cow skull
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to kdaley8587 for (40.00) x 1 = 40.00
 
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Beaded Yei Necklace and Earrings by Tara O'Neill9094 - Beaded Yei Necklace and Earrings by Tara O'Neill
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Beautiful Beaded Yei Necklace and Matching Earrings by Tara O'Neill, measures 26''L x 1.5''W, earrings measure 3.25''L w...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to silvercoda for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Vintage Oaxacan Alebrije Giraffe, A Jimenez Ojeda9095 - Vintage Oaxacan Alebrije Giraffe, A Jimenez Ojeda
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Vintage Mexican Oaxacan Alebrije Giraffe by Aaron Jimenez Ojeda, measures 4'' x 18''H x 5''
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (30.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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4 Panama Kuna Indian Textile Molas9096 - 4 Panama Kuna Indian Textile Molas
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4 Panama Kuna Indian Textile Molas, includes 1. Framed Bird, Turtle, and Chicken Mola, framed measurement of 21'' x 16'', under glas...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (65.00) x 1 = 65.00
 
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Historic Santa Clara Pottery Bowl9097 - Historic Santa Clara Pottery Bowl
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Historic Santa Clara Pottery Bowl, measures 5'' x 8'', nice traditional bowl
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (40.00) x 1 = 40.00
 
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2 Historic Native American Paiute Baskets9098 - 2 Historic Native American Paiute Baskets
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2 Historic Native American Paiute Baskets, both have rim damage, includes cylindrical basket measuring 2''W x 6''H and seed basket m...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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Oil Painting of Buffalo Kachina by Golleher9100 - Oil Painting of Buffalo Kachina by Golleher
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Vintage Oil Painting of Buffalo Kachina by Golleher, overall framed measurement of 23'' x 27'', on canvas, frame had worn areas, not...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (150.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Prehistoric Casas Grandes Pottery Jar9101 - Prehistoric Casas Grandes Pottery Jar
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Prehistoric Casas Grandes Pottery Jar, double handles, measures 5'' x 5'', possibly overpainted
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 350.00
Sold to floor for (170.00) x 1 = 170.00
 
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