Helm's April Showers Sale

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Helm's April Showers Sale catalog contains Native American artifacts such as Navajo weavings and Pueblo pottery, Pre-Columbian artifacts, and other pre-historic items such as arrowheads and other stone tools. Also included are Oceanic and African tribal artifacts. This catalog also includes Native American and Mexican jewelry from the 20th century as well as many other items to include blades, antique weapons and art.
Buyer's Premium is 22%. There are no returns.

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Note: All prehistoric pottery and artifacts were taken from private land legally, without breaking any state or federal laws.
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Navajo Squash Blossom Necklace298 - Navajo Squash Blossom Necklace
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Navajo Squash Blossom Necklace, c. 1940s. Made of sterling silver and turquoise, the naja measures 3.5" x 4" and hangs 16" as worn. I...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,200.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (700.00) x 1 = 700.00
 
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Custom Necklace w/Taxco Pendant300 - Custom Necklace w/Taxco Pendant
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Custom Necklace w/Taxco Pendant, circa 1950s. Made of sterling silver and serpentine, the Mexican pendant measures 1.5" x 2.75" x 0.75&quo...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 800.00
 
 
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2000 Cobalt Beads302 - 2000 Cobalt Beads
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2000 Cobalt Beads, modern items. Made of dark blue glass, the items measure about 1/4" each, box measures 9" x 7" x 2". USA. Inl...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to d**********e for (20.00 + 4.40) x 1 = 24.40
 
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Arrowshaft Straightener304 - Arrowshaft Straightener
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Arrowshaft Straightener, pre-historic item. Made of steatite, the item measures 2" x 1" x 1". Santee, San Diego County, California. C...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (35.00) x 1 = 35.00
 
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3/4 Groove Axe w/Raised Ridge306 - 3/4 Groove Axe w/Raised Ridge
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3/4 Groove Axe w/Raised Ridge, pre-historic item. Made of basalt, the item measures 6" x 3" x 1 1/2". Boone County, Missouri. Conditi...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (110.00) x 1 = 110.00
 
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Old Navajo Saddle Blanket308 - Old Navajo Saddle Blanket
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Old Navajo Saddle Blanket, c. 1920s. Made of wool, the item measures 57" x 20". New Mexico. Condition: Poor, corner and end damage but cle...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (70.00) x 1 = 70.00
 
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3 African Sculptures310 - 3 African Sculptures
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3 African Sculptures, 20th century item. Made of wood and bronze, the wood mask measures 19" x 7" and the bronze items measure approx. 6 1...
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Start Price : 30.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Day of the Dead Dresser Box + Sculpture312 - Day of the Dead Dresser Box + Sculpture
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Day of the Dead Dresser Box + Sculpture, c. 1940s. Made of wood, paint, glass, nails and metal, the dresser box measures 13" x 7" x 7"...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (25.00) x 1 = 25.00
 
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San Carlos Apache Olla314 - San Carlos Apache Olla
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San Carlos Apache Olla, c. 1940s. Made of willow, red bud and devil's claw, the item measures 10" x 9". San Carlos Apache, New Mexico....
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Start Price : 1,100.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 6,000.00
 
 
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Museum Quality Teotihuacan Mask w/Helm COA316 - Museum Quality Teotihuacan Mask w/Helm COA
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Museum Quality Teotihuacan Mask w/Helm COA, c. 2000 years old. Made of granite, the item measures 8 1/2" x 7 1/2" x 3 3/4". Teotihuac...
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Estimates : 3,000.00 - 9,000.00
Sold to floor for (2,600.00) x 1 = 2,600.00
 
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Noah's Ark & Animals318 - Noah's Ark & Animals
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Noah's Ark & Animals, c. 1920s. Made of ironwood, the item measures 12" x 5 1/2" x 3". Seri Indian, Mexico. Largest animal me...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (40.00) x 1 = 40.00
 
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Ancient Aztec Ceremonial Knife320 - Ancient Aztec Ceremonial Knife
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Ancient Aztec Ceremonial Knife, pre-1492. Made of translucent brown flint, the item measures 8" x 3" x 1/2". Mexico City, Mexico. Fra...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (160.00) x 1 = 160.00
 
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Ancient Aztec Ceremonial Knife322 - Ancient Aztec Ceremonial Knife
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Ancient Aztec Ceremonial Knife, pre-1492. Made of gray chert, the item measures 8 3/4" x 3" x 1/2". Mexico City, Mexico. Frame not in...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (140.00) x 1 = 140.00
 
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Ceremonial Flint Knife324 - Ceremonial Flint Knife
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Ceremonial Flint Knife, pre-historic item. Made of translucent quartz, the item measures 7 1/2" x 2 15/16" x 1/2". Great Temple Mound...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (300.00) x 1 = 300.00
 
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Stockton Spear326 - Stockton Spear
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Stockton Spear, c. 2000 years old. Made of obsidian, the item measures 3 3/8" long. Stockton, California. Serrated point, found with 6 Stockton...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (450.00) x 1 = 450.00
 
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Paleo Point Collection328 - Paleo Point Collection
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Paleo Point Collection, paleo and pre-historic periods. Made of flint and chert, the largest measures 4 1/2". Mixed states from the Midwest USA...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (260.00) x 1 = 260.00
 
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California Crescent Collection330 - California Crescent Collection
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California Crescent Collection, pre-historic items. Made of obsidian stone, the items measure from 1" to 4 1/2" long. Sutter County, Calif...
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (400.00) x 1 = 400.00
 
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California Obsidian Collection332 - California Obsidian Collection
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California Obsidian Collection, pre-historic items. Made of obsidian stone, the items measure from 1 1/2" to 2 1/4" long. Fresno County, C...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (240.00) x 1 = 240.00
 
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California Obsidian Knife334 - California Obsidian Knife
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California Obsidian Knife, pre-historic item. Made of obsidian, the item measures 10" long x 1 1/4" x 3/4". Santa Barbara County, Cal...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (450.00) x 1 = 450.00
 
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California Obsidian Collection336 - California Obsidian Collection
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California Obsidian Collection, pre-historic items. Made of obsidian stone, the items measure from 1 1/4" to 2 3/4" long. Fresno County, C...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (280.00) x 1 = 280.00
 
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California Obsidian Collection338 - California Obsidian Collection
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California Obsidian Collection, pre-historic items. Made of obsidian stone, the items measure from 1 1/4" to 3 1/2". Santa Barbara County,...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (1,300.00) x 1 = 1,300.00
 
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California Plummet Collection340 - California Plummet Collection
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California Plummet Collection, pre-historic items. Made of steatite, basalt and granite stone, the items measure 3 1/4" to 4 7/8". Chumash...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (320.00) x 1 = 320.00
 
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Authentic Obsidian Collection342 - Authentic Obsidian Collection
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Authentic Obsidian Collection, pre-historic items. Made of obsidian, the longest item measures 3 1/2". Klamath Falls, Oregon. Frame not include...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Authentic Artifact Collection344 - Authentic Artifact Collection
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Authentic Artifact Collection, pre-historic items. Made of obsidian, antler and bone, the antler knife blade and handle measures 13". Klamath F...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (360.00) x 1 = 360.00
 
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Authentic Obsidian Collection346 - Authentic Obsidian Collection
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Authentic Obsidian Collection, pre-historic items. Made of obsidian, the longest item measures 3". Klamath Falls, Oregon. Frame not included. C...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (95.00) x 1 = 95.00
 
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Authentic Obsidian Collection348 - Authentic Obsidian Collection
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Authentic Obsidian Collection, pre-historic items. Made of obsidian, the longest measures 4 1/2". Klamath Falls, Oregon. Frame not included. Co...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (360.00) x 1 = 360.00
 
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Old Marble Collection350 - Old Marble Collection
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Old Marble Collection, c. 1920s-1950s. Made of glass, the items measure from 1/2" to 1". USA. Not photographed but included is a smaller, ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (110.00) x 1 = 110.00
 
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Large Point & Blade Collection352 - Large Point & Blade Collection
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Large Point & Blade Collection, pre-historic items. Made of obsidian, the longest measures 6". Klamath Falls, Oregon. Frame not included. C...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (700.00) x 1 = 700.00
 
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Ancient Point Collection354 - Ancient Point Collection
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Ancient Point Collection, pre-historic and paleo items. Made of obsidian, the longest measures 3 1/2" long. Klamath Falls, Oregon. Frame not in...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (110.00) x 1 = 110.00
 
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Authentic Artifact Collection356 - Authentic Artifact Collection
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Authentic Artifact Collection, pre-historic items. Made of obsidian and chert, the longest measures 7". Klamath Falls, Oregon. Frame not includ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to floor for (200.00) x 1 = 200.00
 
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Rare Point Collection358 - Rare Point Collection
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Rare Point Collection, paleo and later items. Made of obsidian and chert, the longest measures 3". Klamath Falls, Oregon. Frame not included. C...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (75.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Pre-Columbian-style Figure360 - Pre-Columbian-style Figure
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Pre-Columbian-style Figure, historic item. Made of clay and paint, the item measures 18" x 8" x 8". Nayarit, Mexico. Condition: Minor...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (95.00) x 1 = 95.00
 
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Authentic Mimbres Bowl362 - Authentic Mimbres Bowl
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Authentic Mimbres Bowl, c. 2000 years old. Made of clay and paint, the item measures 11" x 5 1/2". Baca Collection, New Mexico. Condition:...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to floor for (850.00) x 1 = 850.00
 
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Large Plains Doll364 - Large Plains Doll
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Large Plains Doll, modern item. Made of glass and leather, the item measures 31" x 20" x 6". USA. Stand included. Condition: Nearly n...
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Start Price : 220.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Giant Pre-Columbian Necklace366 - Giant Pre-Columbian Necklace
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Giant Pre-Columbian Necklace, c. 2000 years old. Made of clay, the item measures approx. 68" long x 1". Nayarit, Western Mexico. Condition...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to floor for (220.00) x 1 = 220.00
 
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5 1/2" Hardin Spear + Collection368 - 5 1/2" Hardin Spear + Collection
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5 1/2" Hardin Spear + Collection, pre-historic items. Made of chert and steatite stone, the longest item measures 5 1/2". Ex-Payne Collect...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (475.00) x 1 = 475.00
 
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Middle Eastern Dagger + Quirt370 - Middle Eastern Dagger + Quirt
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Middle Eastern Dagger + Quirt, c. 1940s. Made of wood, leather, horn, steel and brass, the quirt measures 24" from end-to-end. Iraq, Mesopotami...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (130.00) x 1 = 130.00
 
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Beaded Bow, Arrow + Quiver372 - Beaded Bow, Arrow + Quiver
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Beaded Bow, Arrow + Quiver, 20th century items. Made of commercial leather, seed beads, wood, synthetic sinew, feathers and hair, the bow measures 4...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (110.00) x 1 = 110.00
 
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Large Stone Celt374 - Large Stone Celt
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Large Stone Celt, pre-historic item. Made of basalt, the item measures 7 1/2" x 3". New Mexico, Mimbres. Condition: Some chips, nice bit o...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Metate & Mano Stone376 - Metate & Mano Stone
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Metate & Mano Stone, pre-historic items. Made of basalt with a quartz mano stone, the metate measures 11" x 9" x 4", and mano 8&q...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (180.00) x 1 = 180.00
 
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Pre-Columbian-style Crystal Skull + Bird Whistle378 - Pre-Columbian-style Crystal Skull + Bird Whistle
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Pre-Columbian-style Crystal Skull + Bird Whistle, pre-Columbian-style. Made of clay, the whistle measures 5" x 4" x 2". Mexico City. ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (65.00) x 1 = 65.00
 
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5 Artifact Boards in Cigar Box380 - 5 Artifact Boards in Cigar Box
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5 Artifact Boards in Cigar Box, pre-historic items. Made of clay, chert, shell and quartz, the longest measures 2". Many from New Mexico. Many ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (50.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Hopi Coil Basket382 - Hopi Coil Basket
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Hopi Coil Basket, c. 1940s. Made of grass, the item measures 11 3/4" x 1/2". Hopi, Arizona. Fine design on this polychrome basket. Conditi...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (320.00) x 1 = 320.00
 
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Mayan Jade Pendant + Collection400 - Mayan Jade Pendant + Collection
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Mayan Jade Pendant + Collection, pre-Columbian to historic periods. Made of jade and onyx, the largest item measures 8 1/2". Mexico. Plus 2 pre...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 900.00
Sold to floor for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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Plains Rawhide Model Teepee402 - Plains Rawhide Model Teepee
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Plains Rawhide Model Teepee, c. 1920s. Made of rawhide, paint and metal poles, the item measures 12" x 8". Colorado. Condition: Good, some...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (110.00) x 1 = 110.00
 
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Pre-Columbian-style Figure405 - Pre-Columbian-style Figure
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Pre-Columbian-style Figure, historic period. Made of clay, the item measures 10" x 8" x 6". Chinesco-style, Nayarit. Condition: Minor...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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Old Hopi Kachina Doll406 - Old Hopi Kachina Doll
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Old Hopi Kachina Doll, c. 1930s. Made of cottonwood, paint and feathers, the item measures 9" x 3". Northern Arizona. Condition: Good, see...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 600.00
Sold to d**********e for (95.00 + 20.90) x 1 = 115.90
 
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Old Hopi Kachina Doll408 - Old Hopi Kachina Doll
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Old Hopi Kachina Doll, c. 1960s. Made of cottonwood, paint and feathers, the item measures 8 1/2" x 4" x 3". Northern Arizona. Condit...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (75.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Navajo Sterling Silver & Turquoise Horseshoe Pin410 - Navajo Sterling Silver & Turquoise Horseshoe Pin
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Navajo Sterling Silver & Turquoise Horseshoe Pin, c. 1940s. Made of sterling silver and turquoise, the item measures 2" x 1 1/2". Nava...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (75.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Sterling Silver Navajo Buckle w/Giant Stone412 - Sterling Silver Navajo Buckle w/Giant Stone
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Sterling Silver Navajo Buckle w/Giant Stone, c. 1930s. Made of turquoise and sterling silver, the item measures 3 1/2" x 2 1/2" x 1/2"...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (360.00) x 1 = 360.00
 
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