Native American Indian Art and Artifacts

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This auction consists of a collection of Native American baskets and beadwork, jewelry, kachinas and dolls, paintings, pottery, weavings, and some Pre-Columbian artifacts. Also included are some African items; plus weapons, beads and other treasures. There are Pre-historic items including stone artifacts such as arrowheads, axes, and knives. NOTE: We do not guarantee correctness of descriptions, approximate ages, materials, tribal designations, signatures, hallmarks, amount of repair or restoration. WE WILL NOT ACCEPT CREDIT CARDS. ALL PAYMENTS MUST BE MADE VIA BANK TRANSFER, SECURED CHECKS IE. CASHIER’S CHECK, PERSONAL CHECK AND PAYPAL.
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Beaded African Sword with beaded Scabbard151 - Beaded African Sword with beaded Scabbard
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Fancy Fully Beaded Scabbard with many figures. The scabbard has a chain attached to the handle There is a steel blade. The item measures 20x12x12
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Estimates : 250.00 - 750.00
Sold to floor for (130.00 + 26.00) x 1 = 156.00
 
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African Beaded Skirt152 - African Beaded Skirt
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African Beaded Skirt with beautiful yellow, green, white, red and black beads. There are cowry shells at the bottom. This item is 17 1/2x 6 inches w
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Estimates : 75.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (55.00 + 11.00) x 1 = 66.00
 
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Cuff Navajo Sterling Silver and Turquoise Bracelet153 - Cuff Navajo Sterling Silver and Turquoise Bracelet
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Great 1940's Cuff Navajo Sterling Silver and Turquoise Bracelet. This used item has a thunderbird on the sides. The opening is 1 1/4 inches, 5/...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 120.00
Sold to floor for (85.00 + 17.00) x 1 = 102.00
 
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Cuff Turquoise and Navajo Sterling Silver Bracelet154 - Cuff Turquoise and Navajo Sterling Silver Bracelet
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Turquoise and Sterling Silver Bracelet, cuff style weighing 29 grams. The bracelet has 1 inch opening and is about 6 inches around. Check out the en
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Estimates : 75.00 - 125.00
Sold to derekUVJ for (140.00 + 28.00) x 1 = 168.00
 
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Cast Iron Clydesdale Horses and Wagon155 - Cast Iron Clydesdale Horses and Wagon
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Clydesdale Horses and Wagon, There are eight horses and two men sitting on the bench and a wagon. The item is approximately 28 inches long. Some
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to lottaburger for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Large School Bell156 - Large School Bell
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Large Iron School Bell - This bell is made from Iron and marked 1880, Hillsboro, Ohio. It measures 16 inches at the base of the bell and is 10 inches
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Estimates : 150.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (120.00 + 24.00) x 1 = 144.00
 
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Antique Childs Bow157 - Antique Childs Bow
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This Antique Childs Bow is from about the 1920's. There is also a quiver. The Quiver is leather. The string of the bow in broken and only par...
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Hopi Kachina158 - Hopi Kachina
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Very old Hopi Mudhead Kachina from the 1940's. There is minor paint loss. The item states to Francis from P Robison. Shipping: $15.50
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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Navajo Belt Buckle159 - Navajo Belt Buckle
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Great Navajo Belt Buckle with bump out design. Item is 3 x 2 inches and weighs 49.7 grams including the turquoise. Worn condition. Shipping: $14.5
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Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (85.00 + 17.00) x 1 = 102.00
 
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Group of Five Magical Stones160 - Group of Five Magical Stones
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Check on this group of five magical stone. We have called these magical because the pestle is stuck in the motor and cannot be removed. The Mortar a
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
 
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Nautical Brass Porthole161 - Nautical Brass Porthole
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Brass Porthole Antique from 1900's, large porthole made from glass and brass. This item measures 17 x 6 inches and weights about 50 lbs. Ship...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Tohono o'odham's Maze of Life162 - Tohono o'odham's Maze of Life
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Tohono o'odham's Maze of Life, Painted stone piece by Al D Peyone, Measuring 8x6x1/2 inches. Condition: Very Good. Shipping: $15.00
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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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Hopewll Hardstone Bannerstones163 - Hopewll Hardstone Bannerstones
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There are two items in this collection. They are in nice condition, with one have chips on mouth. These items are quartz and measure aproximately 2
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Estimates : 100.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (425.00 + 85.00) x 1 = 510.00
 
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Antique Dynamite Wood Box164 - Antique Dynamite Wood Box
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Old wood shipping box from Atlas Powder Company, Wilmington Delaware, USA. Box was used to ship high explosives and is so marked. Measurements are 1
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Beaded Native American Antler Pipe165 - Beaded Native American Antler Pipe
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Possibly Sioux Beaded with red, white, blue beads and leather wrap and feathers. This item is in used condition. Shipping $18.50
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Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
Sold to pancake66 for (95.00 + 19.00) x 1 = 114.00
 
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Cradle Board166 - Cradle Board
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Deer hide Cradle Board from Mexico and is dated approximately 1990. Measurements are 29 x 17 x 9 inches. There is a picture of the craftsman and the
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Great Plains Indian Dream Catcher167 - Great Plains Indian Dream Catcher
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Dream Catcher with plastic beads pheasant feathers, with leather center. The item is signed but cannot determine the name. Measurement are 36x10 inc
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to azariahmyl.. for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Four Native American Rattles168 - Four Native American Rattles
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Four Native American Rattles. One is Makah Basketry Rattle from Washington State. The largest is the Makaw which is 13 inches long. One is Southwes
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Navajo Wedding Basket169 - Navajo Wedding Basket
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One Wedding Basket Navajo colorful from 1930's, measures 13x3 inches, Condition very good. Shipping: $18.00
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Papago Tray170 - Papago Tray
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Papago Tray 1950, With turtle effigy 11x2 inch. Made from Yucca and devils claw. Condition very good. Shipping $18.00
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Plains Speakers Staff171 - Plains Speakers Staff
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Plains Speaker Staff from the 1920's. This item is wrapped in rawhide with turkey feathers, These item has painted raw hide circle. Measuring ...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (90.00 + 18.00) x 1 = 108.00
 
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Papago Tray172 - Papago Tray
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Papago Tray 1960's. measures 11x1 inches. Condition some fading. Shipping: $16.00
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Start Price : 30.00 | Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Frame of Artifacts173 - Frame of Artifacts
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Great frame of arrowheads, artifacts and shells. Condition is as found. The items are made from chert and obsidian. Items are from New Mexico. Plea
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Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Seri Basket174 - Seri Basket
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Seri Basketry Tray measuring approximately 16 inches, approximately 1950's. Condition: some fading, Shipping: $18.00
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to Daniel.sager for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Great Nautical Brass Porthole175 - Great Nautical Brass Porthole
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This antique Brass Porthole from 1900's measures 14" x 7" and weighs approximately 40 lbs. Great item for the nautical collection. T...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Panamanian Parrot Effigy Basket176 - Panamanian Parrot Effigy Basket
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Panamanian Parrot Effigy basket, Very good, from 1950's. Shipping: $18.00
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
 
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Mata Ortiz Canteen177 - Mata Ortiz Canteen
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Very Nice Mata Ortiz owl canteen, signed by Oscar Rameriz. Item measures 8 x 7 x 3 inches. There is an owl effigy and a picture of an owl. Conditio
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Estimates : 100.00 - 500.00
Sold to rjfinter for (110.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 132.00
 
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Pre-Columbian Olla178 - Pre-Columbian Olla
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Pre-Columbian olla measuring 6x 6 inches. It is painted red and black on a buff jar. Has minor paint loss. Shipping: $18
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to swtraveler for (110.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 132.00
 
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Panamanian Lizard and Insect Basket179 - Panamanian Lizard and Insect Basket
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Panamanian lizard and insect basket, measuring 12x10x1 inches. Condition: some staining and has a nail hole. Shipping $16.00
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Wooden Cash Box180 - Wooden Cash Box
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Antique wooden cash box believed to be mohangany. The item measures 16x11x5 inches. This item is from approximately 1900's. There is a remova...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (40.00 + 8.00) x 1 = 48.00
 
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Fossil Ammonite181 - Fossil Ammonite
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Fossil Ammonite measuring 6x5x 3 inches. Condition: Rough and as found. Shipping: $16.50
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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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Acoma Carved Olla with Butterflies182 - Acoma Carved Olla with Butterflies
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Acoma Seed Jar with Butterfly design. Signed by Patricia N. Condition: Very Good. Shipping: $25.00
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Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Mata Ortiz Polychrome Olla183 - Mata Ortiz Polychrome Olla
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Mata Ortiz polychrome olla, signed by Dulcez n Meleno. This item is from the 1970's and measures 8x6 inches. It has a fancy geometric design w...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Alabaster Mother and Child Sculpture184 - Alabaster Mother and Child Sculpture
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Stone Sculpture of Mother and Child made of alabaster, measuring 14x6x3 inches. Condition: Good. Shipping: $30.00
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Estimates : 75.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Olla with Leather185 - Olla with Leather
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Large brown olla with raw hide wrapping. This wrapping is used to strengthen the pottery. Condition: Good. The item measures 12x14 inches. Condit
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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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Framed Fossil Fish186 - Framed Fossil Fish
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Framed Fossil Fish, overall with frame is 10x9 by 2 inches. The fish is 4 inches long. Condition: As found. Shipping: $30.00
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to ApacheTrai.. for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
 
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Baskets from Nova Scotia, Canada187 - Baskets from Nova Scotia, Canada
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Three items from Nova Scotia Canada. Two baskets and a spirit wand. All items are dated about 2003 and were made by Chief Greg McEvan. All items
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Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Mission Olla188 - Mission Olla
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Large Mission Olla from Alpine, California, measuring approximately 24 x 24 inches with a fairly small neck, which measures 6 inches. The item three l
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Estimates : 300.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
 
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Fossil Fish189 - Fossil Fish
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Fossil Fish skeleton the overall plate is 12x10 1/2 x 1 inch. The fish is 6 x 3 inches. Condition: Very good. Shipping: $35.00
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Estimates : 75.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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Anasazi Effigy Black on White Olla190 - Anasazi Effigy Black on White Olla
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Anasazi Black on White Olla with Animal head effigy. The item was found on private land near the Four Corners area in the Southwest. Item measures 6x
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Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (240.00 + 48.00) x 1 = 288.00
 
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Nautical Porthole191 - Nautical Porthole
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Nautical porthole smaller made with brass and glass. This item weighs about ten lbs and measures 14 x 3". Great item for nautical collector. ...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (110.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 132.00
 
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Nautical Rum Bottle with Data192 - Nautical Rum Bottle with Data
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This is a British Rum bottle titled Pussers Rum. The bottle is empty and measures 10 x 8 inches. The information with the bottle includes a story a
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
 
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Antique Chinese Chest, with soap stone carving193 - Antique Chinese Chest, with soap stone carving
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Chinese Antique Chest from the 1890's. It has six drawers. It has been well used. It measures 24 x 16 x 12 inches. Inside there is a fine so...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Brass Bell marked Titanic194 - Brass Bell marked Titanic
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Brass Bell marked Titanic and dated 1912 reproduction. This bell measures 8 inches at the base of the bell and is 16" tall. It is titled Tita...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Fossil Ammonite Section195 - Fossil Ammonite Section
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Fossil ammonite section, measuring 8x8x6 inches. Condition is a fragment. This is a very intricate study item. The complete ammonite would weigh ab
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Three Baskets, Alaskan and Tarahumara196 - Three Baskets, Alaskan and Tarahumara
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One Alaskan basket with data and measures 5x3 inches. Condition Good. There are ducks on the side and lid. Two Tarahumara Baskets made from Pine
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Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Mata Ortiz Black Fish Effigy Pot197 - Mata Ortiz Black Fish Effigy Pot
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Mata Ortiz Black Fish Effigy Pot, signed Carolyn M Gonzales. Item measures 9 x 5 x 4 inches and believed to be from the 1970's. It has black...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (30.00 + 6.00) x 1 = 36.00
 
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Mata Ortiz Black Snake Bowl198 - Mata Ortiz Black Snake Bowl
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Mata Ortiz Black Snake Bowl, Black on Black and signed by Marcus Ortiz. The bowl has a snake wrapped around the rim of the bowl with rabbits on the v
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Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Original Oil Painting by Navajo Artist Black199 - Original Oil Painting by Navajo Artist Black
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Original oil on canvas painting by Black. This Navajo Painting of Yei Dancers is in very good condition and measures 56 x 36 x2 inches. Check out the
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Estimates : 400.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to azariahmyl.. for (360.00 + 72.00) x 1 = 432.00
 
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Two Antique Navajo Weavers Rugs200 - Two Antique Navajo Weavers Rugs
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Great items made of handmade wool. These items appear to date from the 1900's. The tan rug measures 69x49 inches and the black rug is 72x49 in...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 350.00
Sold to floor for (65.00 + 13.00) x 1 = 78.00
 
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