Desert West Nov. 02nd & 3rd Auction

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Several estates including the Nick @ Suzanne Nicholas Collection of Native American Art, Kachinas, Pottery, Folk Art & Navajo Rugs. Cowboy & Mexican Memorabelia. Antiques & Collectibles
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Petrified Wood Specimen2000 - Petrified Wood Specimen
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Nice sample of petrified wood, measures 4'' x 2''
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (15.00 + 3.00) x 1 = 18.00
 
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Original Oil ''Bright Spirit'' by Sandra Spencer2000A - Original Oil ''Bright Spirit'' by Sandra Spencer
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Original Oil ''Bright Spirit'' by Sandra Spencer. This artist describes her work as ''Fun Art'' and her whimsy is mo...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (90.00 + 18.00) x 1 = 108.00
 
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Vintage Tree of Life Oaxacan Pottery Candlelabra2001 - Vintage Tree of Life Oaxacan Pottery Candlelabra
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From the Proctor Collection, Silver City, NM. This is an exceptional piece of Oaxacan workmanship, impressive vintage terra cotta candlelabra with pai
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Estimates : 120.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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Silver Metal Trinket Box with Cherubs2002 - Silver Metal Trinket Box with Cherubs
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From the Proctor collection, Silver City, N.M. Sweet footed trinket box embossed with cherubs all around the sides and larger cherubs on the top. Bott
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Hand Forged Branding Iron2003 - Hand Forged Branding Iron
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From the Proctor Collection, Hand Forged Branding Iron, ''HJP'' Generous size measures 18 inches. These would look great on your hea...
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Estimates : 60.00 - 120.00
Sold to floor for (15.00 + 3.00) x 1 = 18.00
 
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Vintage Camphor Wood Treasure Box w/Elephant2004 - Vintage Camphor Wood Treasure Box w/Elephant
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From the Proctor Collection, Silver City, NM. Heavily embellished with brass banding and a centerpiece of two elephants on top. Nice vintage look. Mea
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Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Ivory Mother and Child Carving2005 - Ivory Mother and Child Carving
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From the Proctor Collection Silver City, NM, Very serene looking mother and child, measures 4.5 inches. Age and orgin unknown.
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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Horn Bird Carving2006 - Horn Bird Carving
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From the Proctor Collection Silver City, NM, Intricately carved horn carving in shape of bird. Measures 5''
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Two Bronze Hindu or Thai Heads2008 - Two Bronze Hindu or Thai Heads
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From the Proctor Collection Silver City, NM, largest piece measures 5.5 inches with Hindu forehead mark. Great look of antiquity, age and orgin unknow
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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East Indian Metal Incense Burner2009 - East Indian Metal Incense Burner
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From the Proctor collection Silver City, N.M. Nice age on these piece, Indian metalwork in design and function. It is in the form of a decorative colo
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (15.00 + 3.00) x 1 = 18.00
 
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Black Americana Stone Head2010 - Black Americana Stone Head
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From the Proctor Collection Silver City, NM, Black Americana Stone Head, primitive carved, aged and origin unknown, measures 4''
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (15.00 + 3.00) x 1 = 18.00
 
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Traditional Acoma Jar by Norma Jean Ortiz2010A - Traditional Acoma Jar by Norma Jean Ortiz
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From the Nick and Suzanne Nicholas Collection, Traditional Acoma Jar by Norma Jean Ortiz, measures 10.5''H x 11.5''W, hand coiled, f...
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Estimates : 250.00 - 350.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Round Laquer Box with Mother of Pearl Inlay2011 - Round Laquer Box with Mother of Pearl Inlay
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From the Proctor Collection, Silver City, N.M. Great piece exceptional inlay work of mother of pearl floral acent. The piece measures a generous 9 inc
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
 
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Round Bone Inlay Bowl Brass Lined2012 - Round Bone Inlay Bowl Brass Lined
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From the Proctor Collection, Silver City, N.M. Beautiful native craftmanship, beautiful workmanship in this bone inlay bowl with small pieces fitting
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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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Miscellaneous Silver & Silverplate Serving Pieces2013 - Miscellaneous Silver & Silverplate Serving Pieces
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From the Proctor Collection Silver City, NM, Miscellaneous Silver Serving Pieces, largest measures 8''L, Rockford SP, Fair Oaks 1909 Gravy L...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (15.00 + 3.00) x 1 = 18.00
 
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Terra Cotta Qin Dynasty Warriors Replicas2014 - Terra Cotta Qin Dynasty Warriors Replicas
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From the Proctor Collection Silver City, NM, Terra Cotta Qin Dynasty Warriors, 4 figures, largest measures 5'', replicas of the Qin Dynasty ...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Dragon Head Carving Stone Artifact2015 - Dragon Head Carving Stone Artifact
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From the Proctor Collection Silver City, NM, Dragon Head Carving Stone Artifact, measures 4'' x 4'', Age and origin unknown
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Estimates : 125.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
 
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Heavy Cast Metal Head Figure2016 - Heavy Cast Metal Head Figure
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From the Proctor Collection Silver City, NM, Unknown metal, perhaps bronze, which has a forehead Bindi mark often depicts marital status or belief in
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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2004 Navajo Broad Face Kachina2016A - 2004 Navajo Broad Face Kachina
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From the Nick and Suzanne Nicholas Collection, 2004 Navajo Broad Face Kachina, measures 12.25''H x 5.5''W which includes feathers, b...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 125.00
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
 
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Antique Bronze Artifact Knife2017 - Antique Bronze Artifact Knife
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From the Proctor Collection Silver City, NM, Antique Bronze Artifact Knife, Age and origin unknown. Perhaps a ship wreck salvage item measures 9.25 in
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Artist Copper Enamel Box2018 - Artist Copper Enamel Box
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From the Proctor Collection, Silver City, N.M. comes this mid-century, modern enamel box. Jim Proctor, artist who worked in copper enameling. This is
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 160.00
Sold to floor for (10.00 + 2.00) x 1 = 12.00
 
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Three Artist Copper Enamel Trays2019 - Three Artist Copper Enamel Trays
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From the the Proctor Collection, Silver City, N.M. 3 Mid-Century modern copper enamel trays, all one of a kind by Mr. Jim Proctor, enamel artist. The
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Estimates : 120.00 - 240.00
Sold to floor for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
 
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Collection of Asian Porcelain Bowls & Plate2020 - Collection of Asian Porcelain Bowls & Plate
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From the Proctor Collection. Five pieces, Mr. Jim Proctor was a collector of Asian ceramics. Two brass encased matching porcelain shallow bowls, appl
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (10.00 + 2.00) x 1 = 12.00
 
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Godinger Silverplate Jewelry Box2021 - Godinger Silverplate Jewelry Box
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From the Proctor Estate, Godinger Silverplate Jewelry Box, measures 9.5'' x 7'' x 2.5'', velvet lines interior
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (70.00 + 14.00) x 1 = 84.00
 
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Jack Bazel Framed and Matted Prints2021A - Jack Bazel Framed and Matted Prints
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From the Nick & Suzanne Collection we have Jack Bazel Framed and Matted Prints, measure 7''H x 5''W, #1 Hopi Wedding from a pain...
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Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Justin Ranger Belt Buckle2022 - Justin Ranger Belt Buckle
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From the Proctor Collection Silver City, NM, Handsome set, marked Justin Silver Mexico, measures 1.5 x 2 inches, 3 piece set.
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Southwestern Sterling Turquoise Bracelet2024 - Southwestern Sterling Turquoise Bracelet
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From the Proctor Collection Silver City, NM, Large stamped sterling with block turquoise largest measures 2.5 x 1.25 inches with brown matrix. This is
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to lottassilver for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
 
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Mexican Sterling Silver Turquiose Collar Tips2025 - Mexican Sterling Silver Turquiose Collar Tips
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From the Proctor Collection Silver City, NM, Vintage pair with nice silver engraving work in the center which is surrounded by inlay turquiose with ni
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Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
 
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Mexican Sterling Silver Taxco Pins2026 - Mexican Sterling Silver Taxco Pins
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From the Proctor Collection Silver City, NM, Vintage older jewelry, stamped ME Hecho en Mexico Sterling 925, 3.5 x 2 inches, the smaller pin can also
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Estimates : 160.00 - 225.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
 
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Western Sterling Silver Money Clip2027 - Western Sterling Silver Money Clip
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From the Proctor Collection Silver City, NM, Standard size money clip inlay with block turquoise, measures 2.25 x .75 inches, stamped 925 Mexico.
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Estimates : 80.00 - 160.00
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
 
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Zuni Shalako Doll Kachina by Seciwa2027A - Zuni Shalako Doll Kachina by Seciwa
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From the Nick and Suzanne Nicholas Collection we have an incredible Zuni Shalako Doll Kachina by Seciwa, bottom reads ''Zuni Shalako Doll ca...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to qdewitt for (125.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Black Lacquer Box with Jade Applique2028 - Black Lacquer Box with Jade Applique
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From the Proctor Collection, Silver City, NM. Really sweet older lacquered box with horse decor on the lid. The piece measures approx. 5 1/2'...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 45.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Print of 1937 Peter Hurd, ''The Nomads''2029 - Print of 1937 Peter Hurd, ''The Nomads''
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From the Proctor Collection, Silver City, NM. This handsome print has a visual size of 13 1/2"L x 8"H. Titled in the lower left corner ...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 125.00
Sold to floor for (125.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Art Deco Shoe Clips & Pendant2030 - Art Deco Shoe Clips & Pendant
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From the Proctor Collection Silver City, NM, Art Deco Shoe Clips & Pendant, 4 art deco shoe clips Pave' Rhinestone, 1 pendant converted into...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
 
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Art Deco DeRosa Clip & Rhinestone Pins2031 - Art Deco DeRosa Clip & Rhinestone Pins
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From the Proctor Collection Silver City, NM, Designer R. DeRosa signed clip with multi set in a grape like cluster, measures 2 x 1.5 inches. Also ther
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Estimates : 80.00 - 125.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
 
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Zuni Sterling Inlay Bracelet & Earrings - Lasiloo2033 - Zuni Sterling Inlay Bracelet & Earrings - Lasiloo
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Zuni Sterling Inlay Bracelet & Earrings by Clyde Lasiloo; Master Craftsman signed Lasiloo; channel and stone to stone inlay featured in this geo...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (175.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 210.00
 
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Acoma Pottery Seed Jar by Sandra Shutiva Garcia2033A - Acoma Pottery Seed Jar by Sandra Shutiva Garcia
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From the Nick & Suzanne Nicholas Collection we have an Acoma Pottery Jar by Sandra Shutiva Garcia, measures 4.5''H x 5.5''W, ter...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to basketgal for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Beaded Wooden Bowl by Kills Thunder2040 - Beaded Wooden Bowl by Kills Thunder
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Beaded Wooden Bowl by Kills Thunder. Lovely piece beaded with vivid colors including gold & green metalic, black, white, orange. Also has white ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to xvdinpbs for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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Solomon McCombs Signed & Numbered Print War Scout2040A - Solomon McCombs Signed & Numbered Print War Scout
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From the Nick and Suzanne Nicholas Collection we have a Solomon McCombs Signed & Numbered Print War Scout, measures 12''H x 9'',...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to seaires for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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Leather Child's Cowboy Belt with Square Conchos2041 - Leather Child's Cowboy Belt with Square Conchos
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Leather Child's Cowboy Belt with Square Conchos. This wonderful item has 17 tooled square conchos and is stamped ''made in USA 8278 3228...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
 
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Native American Collectibles2042 - Native American Collectibles
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Native American Collectibles. #1 Antler Handled Obsidian Knife, #2 Plains Indian Beaded Belt Buckle (tipi and peyote bird) #3 Zuni carved fetish neckl
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
Sold to floor for (70.00 + 14.00) x 1 = 84.00
 
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Bronze Giraffes2043 - Bronze Giraffes
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Bronze Giraffes. Beautiful pieces with the tallest measuring approx. 15.5''H x 12''W x 3.5''L
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Estimates : 80.00 - 100.00
Sold to seaires for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Collection 3 Giant Blue Morpho Didius Butterflies2044 - Collection 3 Giant Blue Morpho Didius Butterflies
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Collection 3 Giant Blue Morpho Didius Butterflies. Encased in wooden and glass boxes, these are as beautiful on one side as on the other. One side of
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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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Bronze Horse Statue2045 - Bronze Horse Statue
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Bronze Horse Statue. Measures approx. 5.75''H x 7.75''L x 1.75''W, scuff marks on one side
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Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
 
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Vintage 1950's Brush McCoy Cow With Cat Cookie Jar2046 - Vintage 1950's Brush McCoy Cow With Cat Cookie Jar
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Vintage 1950's Brush McCoy Cow With Cat Cookie Jar. This is a wonderful piece features a brown cow with a black cat. Bottom is marked ''...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to choppercha.. for (70.00 + 14.00) x 1 = 84.00
 
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Beaded Swan by Kills Thunder2047 - Beaded Swan by Kills Thunder
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Beaded Swan by Kills Thunder. Beautifully beaded wooden swan. Vivid hues including yellow, white turquoise, cobalt blue, metallic silver-gold & ...
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Estimates : 40.00 - 50.00
Sold to mattbn2012 for (70.00 + 14.00) x 1 = 84.00
 
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Hand Carved White Marble & Cassiar Jade Bear2048 - Hand Carved White Marble & Cassiar Jade Bear
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Hand Carved White Marble & Cassiar Jade Bear. Beautiful Item in its own velvet lined box. Measures approx. 2.25''
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Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Comanche Signed Numbered DocTate Neyaquaya Print2048A - Comanche Signed Numbered DocTate Neyaquaya Print
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From the Nick and Suzanne Nicholas Collection we have a Comanche Signed and Numbered DocTate Neyaquaya Print, measures visual measures 13.25'...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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Hand Carved Native American Chief Head2049 - Hand Carved Native American Chief Head
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Hand Carved Native American Chief Head. Marked on the back ''Norm Agni The Victory Collection 1995''. Measures approx. 3.75''...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 125.00
Sold to lexylululu for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Belt Buckle2050 - Navajo Sterling Silver Turquoise Belt Buckle
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From the Proctor Collection Silver City, NM, Native American artist, Carson Blackgoat. Measures 3 x 2.5 inches signed Carson B and stamped sterling. B
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Estimates : 120.00 - 240.00
Sold to floor for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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