Helm's Native Americana Summer Extravaganza

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This auction contains Native American artifacts such as a collection of Navajo and Mexican Weavings, Pre-Columbian artifacts, and other pre-historic items. We have featured Native American jewelry, pottery, weavings, baskets, stone and more. There is a small group of Pre-Columbian ceramic sculptures and Plains Indian artifacts.
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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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Chinese Jade Carving of Dragon150 - Chinese Jade Carving of Dragon
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Chinese Jade Carving of Dragon, Ming Dynasty. Item measures 2.5 x 2 inches. Previously of the Heritage of the Americas Museum, El Cajon, Calif. Frame
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (55.00 + 11.00) x 1 = 66.00
 
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California Stone Tube Pipe151 - California Stone Tube Pipe
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California Stone Tube Pipe, early historic period. Made of steatite, item measures 8" x 1.5". Found in Fresno, Calif., Central California....
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (160.00 + 32.00) x 1 = 192.00
 
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Alaska Soapstone Effigy Turtle152 - Alaska Soapstone Effigy Turtle
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Alaska Soapstone Effigy Turtle made from Steatite and measuring 3 1/2 x 2 x 1/2 inches. From Alaska, Inuit. Nice old, small Alaskan carving. Condition
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
 
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California Mano Stone153 - California Mano Stone
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California Mano Stone, prehistoric, made from granite and measuring 4 1/2 x 3 x 1/2 inches. This tear drop shaped mano or grinding stone is from Tular
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 25.00 - 50.00
Sold to floor for (10.00 + 2.00) x 1 = 12.00
 
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Unfinished Arkansas Bannerstone154 - Unfinished Arkansas Bannerstone
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Unfinished Arkansas Bannerstone, pre-historic item, made from tan quartz and measuring 2 3/4 x 2 x 1 1/2 inches. Item was never finished being drilled
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (75.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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Indian Saddle-Face Bannerstone155 - Indian Saddle-Face Bannerstone
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Indian Saddle-Face Bannerstone, pre-historic item. Item is made of quartzite and measures 3.5" x 2" x 1". From DuPage County, Illinoi...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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Illinois Slate Bannerstone156 - Illinois Slate Bannerstone
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Illinois Slate Bannerstone, pre-historic item. Made of slate and measuring 4 x 2 x 0.75 inches. From Cook, Co. Illiniois. Condition: Has hairline crac
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
 
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Illinois Hardstone Butterfly Bannerstone157 - Illinois Hardstone Butterfly Bannerstone
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Illinois Hardstone Butterfly Bannerstone, pre-historic item. Made of basalt, item measures 5.25" x 2.5" x 1". From White Co. Illinois...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 350.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
 
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Arkansas Boat Stone158 - Arkansas Boat Stone
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Arkansas Boat Stone, pre-historic item. Item is made of steatite and measures 3.5" x 1.25". From Craighead County, Arkansas. Nice material...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (140.00 + 28.00) x 1 = 168.00
 
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Pick-style Illinois Slate Bannerstone159 - Pick-style Illinois Slate Bannerstone
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Pick-style Illinois Slate Bannerstone, pre-historic item. Made of slate and measuring 3" x 1" x 1". From Central Illinois. Condition:...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (75.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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Slate Gorget160 - Slate Gorget
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Slate Gorget, pre-historic item, measuring 3 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 1/4 inches. Item is from Cole County, Missouri. Condition: Old damage on one end, see image
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Sandstone Pendant161 - Sandstone Pendant
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Sandstone Pendant, pre-historic item, measuring 4 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 1/2 inches from Boise, Idaho. Nice looking sandstone pendant. Condition: Good, see ima
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Illinois Hardstone Panel162 - Illinois Hardstone Panel
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Illinois Hardstone Panel, pre-historic item. Item measures 2.75" x 2.5" x 1", from Cook County, Illinois. Condition: Nick on one corn...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Chinese Green Jade Carving163 - Chinese Green Jade Carving
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Chinese Green Jade Carving, Ming Dynasty. Item measures 2.5" x 2" x 1". Previously of the Heritage of Americas Museum, El Cajon, Cali...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (85.00 + 17.00) x 1 = 102.00
 
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Chinese Jade Mask Carving164 - Chinese Jade Mask Carving
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Chinese Jade Mask Carving, pre-dynastic. Item measures 2.25" x 2.25" x 0.5". Previously of the Heritage of Americas Museum, El Cajon,...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (160.00 + 32.00) x 1 = 192.00
 
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Chinese Pig-Nosed Dragon Jade Carving165 - Chinese Pig-Nosed Dragon Jade Carving
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Chinese Pig-Nosed Dragon Jade Carving, pre-dynastic. Item measures 3.25" x 3" x 0.5". Previously of the Heritage of the Americas Muse...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Chinese Jade Cicada Carving166 - Chinese Jade Cicada Carving
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Chinese Jade Cicada Carving, warring states period. Item measures 3" x 1.25" x 0.5". Previously of the Heritage of the Americas Museu...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (75.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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Catlinite Micmac Pipe167 - Catlinite Micmac Pipe
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Catlinite Micmac Pipe, early historic, no stem included. Item measures 4.25" x 3" x 1". From Wisconsin. Turtle carved on one side, ra...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (110.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 132.00
 
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Chinese Jade Carving168 - Chinese Jade Carving
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Chinese Jade Carving of Man with Feathered Back, Hon dynasty. Item measures 3.5" x 1.5" x 0.5". Previously of the Heritage of the Ame...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Chinese Jade Cicada Carving169 - Chinese Jade Cicada Carving
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Chinese Jade Cicada Carving w/Man's face, pre-dyanstic period. Item measures 2.5" x 1" x 0.5". Previously of the Heritage of the ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (65.00 + 13.00) x 1 = 78.00
 
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Chinese Pig-Nosed Dragon Jade Carving170 - Chinese Pig-Nosed Dragon Jade Carving
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Chinese Pig-Nosed Dragon Jade Carving, pre-dynastic. Item measures 3" x 3" x 0.5". Previously of the Heritage of the Americas Museum,...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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San Diego Double Mortar & Pestle171 - San Diego Double Mortar & Pestle
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San Diego Double Mortar & Pestle, pre-historic item. Made of granite and basalt, the mortar measures 11" x 8" x 4" and the pestl...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Great Basin Artifact Collection172 - Great Basin Artifact Collection
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Great Basin Artifact Collection from the Paleo/Archaic periods. Items are made from chert, quartz, and flint and measure 1 to 2 1/4 inches. From Colo
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (70.00 + 14.00) x 1 = 84.00
 
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Great Basin Artifact Collection173 - Great Basin Artifact Collection
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Great Basin Artifact Collection from the archaic period. Items are made from chert and quartz and measure 0.5 to 2 inches. From Colorado. Frame not i
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (55.00 + 11.00) x 1 = 66.00
 
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Steer Skull Trail Marker174 - Steer Skull Trail Marker
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Steer Skull Trail Marker, circa 1950s. Made of bone and measuring 17" x 8" x 6". From Arizona. Good old skull, doesn’t have jaw bones...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Mono California Cradle Board175 - Mono California Cradle Board
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Mono California Cradle Board is estimated to be from the 1920s. It is made from willow and yarn. The item measures 28 x 10 x 9 inches and is from Cent
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (130.00 + 26.00) x 1 = 156.00
 
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Plains Shaman Scepter or Prayer Wand176 - Plains Shaman Scepter or Prayer Wand
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Plains Shaman Scepter or Prayer Wand, mid-20th century item. Made of feathers, deer foot, horn, wood, bone, fur and glass beads, this item measures 30
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 125.00 - 300.00
Sold to ThomasNewton for (120.00 + 24.00) x 1 = 144.00
 
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Large Hohokam Full Grooved Maul177 - Large Hohokam Full Grooved Maul
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Large Hohokam Full Grooved Maul, pre-historic item. Made of quartize with red swirl, this item measures 6.5" x 3" x 3". From Tucson, ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to poconorelics for (70.00 + 14.00) x 1 = 84.00
 
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Native American Sterling Silver & Stone Set178 - Native American Sterling Silver & Stone Set
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Native American Sterling Silver & Stone Set, circa 1960s. Made of sterling silver, jet, malachite, turquoise, mother of pearl, etc. This set inc...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
 
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Buffalo Bolo Tie179 - Buffalo Bolo Tie
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Buffalo Bolo Tie, circa 1950s. Made of nickel silver, turquoise and leather. Item is 36" long overall, buffalo portion is 2.5" x 1.75"...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Fancy Turquoise & Sterling Silver Bolo Tie180 - Fancy Turquoise & Sterling Silver Bolo Tie
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Fancy Turquoise & Sterling Silver Bolo Tie, circa 1940s. Made of turquoise, sterling silver and leather, item is 36" overall in length and ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to lottassilver for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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Heating Stone181 - Heating Stone
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Heating Stone, prehistoric item. Made of sandstone, this item measures 7" x 6" x 1". Found in Jacumba, Calif., San Diego County. Tan ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 120.00 - 240.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
 
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Southwest Pot182 - Southwest Pot
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Southwest Pot, 20th century item. Made of clay and paint, this item measures 4.5" x 5". Rio Grande, Mata Ortiz. Casas Grande-style, signed...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
 
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Small Carved Olla183 - Small Carved Olla
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Small Carved Olla, 20th century item. Made of clay and paint, this item measures 2.5" x 2.25". Tewa, Arizona. Dragon design, signed R + Ma...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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Turqouise & Heishi Necklace184 - Turqouise & Heishi Necklace
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Turquoise & Heishi Necklace, circa 1940s. Made of turquoise stone beads and heishi beads, this necklace is 30" long. Navajo, New Mexico. 3 ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to Oasis52 for (90.00 + 18.00) x 1 = 108.00
 
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Navajo Weaving185 - Navajo Weaving
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Navajo Weaving, Ganado-type circa 1930s. Item is made of wool and measures 61" x 35". Has red, black, grey, white and brown. Navajo, Arizo...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (130.00 + 26.00) x 1 = 156.00
 
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Plains Hunting Bow186 - Plains Hunting Bow
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Plains Hunting Bow, mid-20th Century item. Made of wood, leather, glass beads, brass tacks and horsehair, this item measures 60" x 2" x 1....
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (130.00 + 26.00) x 1 = 156.00
 
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Hohokam Heating Stone187 - Hohokam Heating Stone
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Hohokam Heating Stone, prehistoric item, made of basalt. Item measures 6" x 6" x 2". From Tucson, Arizona. For curing or heating food...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to ThomasNewton for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
 
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Chinese Man with Monkey188 - Chinese Man with Monkey
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Chinese Man with Monkey, circa early 20th century. Made from clay and paint, item measures 7 x 6 inches. China. The man has monkey and bowl. Marked on
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Start Price : 110.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Authentic Pre-Columbian Artifact Collection189 - Authentic Pre-Columbian Artifact Collection
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Authentic Pre-Columbian Artifact Collection. Consisting of jade, obsidian, clay, shell and stone, these items are Aztec, Mayan and Olmec. Largest item
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to flamingarrow for (55.00 + 11.00) x 1 = 66.00
 
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Authentic Pre-Columbian Artifact Collection190 - Authentic Pre-Columbian Artifact Collection
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Authentic Pre-Columbian Artifact Collection. Consisting of jade, obsidian, clay, shell and stone, these items are from Central Mexico and measure from
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (55.00 + 11.00) x 1 = 66.00
 
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Authentic Pre-Columbian Artifact Collection191 - Authentic Pre-Columbian Artifact Collection
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Authentic Pre-Columbian Artifact Collection. Consisting of jade, obsidian, clay, shell and stone, these items are from Central Mexico and largest meas
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Start Price : 55.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Obsidian Paleo Artifacts192 - Obsidian Paleo Artifacts
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Obsidian Paleo Artifacts, circa 8000-10000 years old. Made of obsidian and measuring 2" to 5", these collection of 17 artifacts are from K...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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2 Antique Trade Axes193 - 2 Antique Trade Axes
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2 Antique Trade Axes, circa early 20th century. Made of wood, leather and steel, they measure 14" x 5", and 16.5" x 6". From Nor...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Museum Quality Cast of Trilobite194 - Museum Quality Cast of Trilobite
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Museum Quality Cast of Trilobite, modern item. Reproduction piece of a several million year old fossil. Made of what appears to be plaster, this item
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
 
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Collection of 10 Relics & Minerals195 - Collection of 10 Relics & Minerals
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Collection of 10 Relics & Minerals, relics are pre-historic. Includes 2 steatite items, a basalt celt, azurite, chrysocolla, rose quartz, quartz...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
 
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Plains Indian Council Pipe, Stem & Tamper196 - Plains Indian Council Pipe, Stem & Tamper
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Plains Indian Council Pipe, Stem & Tamper, late 19th, early 20th century item. Made of wood, glass beads, horsehair, catlinite bowl, quilled tam...
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Estimates : 1,500.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to floor for (425.00 + 85.00) x 1 = 510.00
 
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Hohokam Engraved Mano197 - Hohokam Engraved Mano
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Hohokam Engraved Mano, pre-historic item. This is inscribed or engraved on top portion. Mano measures 9 1/2 x 4 x 2 inches. From Tucson, Arizona. Cond
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 125.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Plains Indian Turtle Rattle198 - Plains Indian Turtle Rattle
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Plains Indian Turtle Rattle, circa mid-20th century. Item measures 24 x 4 x 2 inches. This rattle is made from rabbit foot fur, metal bells, rawhide,
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Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Antique Canadian Gloves199 - Antique Canadian Gloves
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Antique Canadian Gloves, circa mid-19th century. Made of buffalo skin and wool embroidery. Items measure 11.5" x 7" x 1" each, Canadi...
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Start Price : 125.00 | Estimates : 125.00 - 300.00
 
 
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