Southwestern Anazasi Collection and More!

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This auction consists of a collection of Anazasi and Casas Grande pottery. All prehistoric pottery and artifacts were taken from private land legally, without breaking any state or federal laws.
Also featured in this auction are Native American baskets and beadwork, jewelry, kachinas and dolls, painting, weavings, and some Pre-Columbian artifacts. Also included are some African and Middle Eastern beadwork; plus weapons, beads and other treasures. Other Prehistoric 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. If you would like to pay by Credit Card, you can do so with PayPal. You can pay via PayPal by submitting payment to hhauction@cox.net.
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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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Anasazi Black & White Effigy Olla151 - Anasazi Black & White Effigy Olla
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Anasazi Black & White Effigy Olla. Approx. 1000 years old. The clay and paint effigy olla measures approx. 6" x 6". It was found on ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (85.00 + 17.00) x 1 = 102.00
 
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African Speaker's Staff152 - African Speaker's Staff
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African Speaker's Staff, circa 1890. Made of wood and has two metal bolt-like objects. Measures 34.5" long x 2" x 2". From the Co...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
 
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Sioux Feather Headdress153 - Sioux Feather Headdress
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Sioux Feather Headdress. Circa 1940s. Made of beads, turkey feathers and cloth. Overall item measures 36" x 20". Head portion is roughly 7...
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Estimates : 250.00 - 750.00
Sold to floor for (190.00 + 38.00) x 1 = 228.00
 
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Large Woodlands Beaded Belt154 - Large Woodlands Beaded Belt
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Large Woodlands Beaded Belt. Circa 1890s. Made of glass bleads and cloth. Measures 33" x 6" x 0.5". From the Great Lakes area, Wiscon...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (240.00 + 48.00) x 1 = 288.00
 
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Large African Necklace155 - Large African Necklace
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Large African Necklace, circa 1920s. Made of glass beads, seed pods and metal. Necklace is 48" long, 24" as worn hanging from neck. Indivi...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Sterling Silver Pendant & 2 Sterling Pins156 - Sterling Silver Pendant & 2 Sterling Pins
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Sterling Silver Pendant & 2 Sterling Pins. Circa 1950s. Made of sterling silver, turquoise and possibly blue enamel. Roadrunner pendant with tur...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (95.00 + 19.00) x 1 = 114.00
 
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Potluck-14 Pair Earrings-Most Sterling157 - Potluck-14 Pair Earrings-Most Sterling
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Potluck-14 Pair Earrings-Most Sterling. Some modern pieces, others quite old. Mostly sterling silver and turquoise, possibly pewter. Various sizes, se
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Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (65.00 + 13.00) x 1 = 78.00
 
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Taxco Pictorial Weaving158 - Taxco Pictorial Weaving
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1960's Taxco Pictorial Weaving measuring 6'x 3'7". His handmade rug will display well. It has white, red and purple colors. Ther...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (110.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 132.00
 
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Mexican Wool Poncho159 - Mexican Wool Poncho
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Mexican Wool Poncho, circa 1960s. Made of wool, possibly suede fabric around neckhole. Measures 39" x 35" as worn. Mexican, from Guadalaja...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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String of 60 Chevron Beads160 - String of 60 Chevron Beads
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String of 60 Chevron Beads, circa 1800s. Made of glass, nylon string. Measures 17.5" long as worn, beads are approx. 0.5" x 0.25" x 0...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (140.00 + 28.00) x 1 = 168.00
 
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Anasazi Onion Skin Bowl161 - Anasazi Onion Skin Bowl
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Anasazi Onion Skin Bowl. Approx. 1000 years old. Item is made from clay and paint. The item measures approx. 10" x 4" Anasazi - 4 Corners ...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (110.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 132.00
 
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Steatite California Stone Canoe162 - Steatite California Stone Canoe
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Steatite California Stone Canoe. 20th century. Carved of steatite. Measures 6.75" x 3.25" x 2.5". From Southern California, probably ...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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California Mortar & Pestle163 - California Mortar & Pestle
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California Mortar & Pestle, prehistoric. Made of basalt. Mortar measures 4.5" x 2.5" and pestle measures 2" x 2.75". Souther...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
 
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Hupa Basket164 - Hupa Basket
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Hupa Basket, from the 1910s-1920s. Made of grass. Measures 3.5" tall x 5" wide. Hupa, Northern California. Fine, fine basket with great de...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to basketgal for (180.00 + 36.00) x 1 = 216.00
 
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Stone Discoidal165 - Stone Discoidal
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Stone Discoidal, prehistoric. Made of black and white granite and measuring 2.75" x 1.25". From DuPage County, Illinios. Well worn from us...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (75.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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Beaded Belt166 - Beaded Belt
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Beaded Belt, circa 1920s. Made of glass beads and cloth. Measures 42" long x 3.5". Nez Perce. Great multi-colored and beautiful beaded bel...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (65.00 + 13.00) x 1 = 78.00
 
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California Mortar & Pestle167 - California Mortar & Pestle
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California Mortar & Pestle, prehistoric. Made of granite. Mortar measures 3" x 4.5" and pestle measures 2.75" x 1". Southern...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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Long Hopi Sash168 - Long Hopi Sash
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Great 1950's long wool Hopi sash measuring 6'10" x 3 inches. Great see images. The reverse sash reads "MISSINDIANARIZONA 99"...
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Start Price : 35.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Chimayo Weaving169 - Chimayo Weaving
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1950's Chimayo Weaving mesuring 22 x 9.5 inches with the fringe. This item is made from wool and is in fair condition with some staining and li...
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Estimates : 20.00 - 40.00
Sold to floor for (20.00 + 4.00) x 1 = 24.00
 
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Apache Beaded Belt170 - Apache Beaded Belt
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Apache Beaded Belt, late 20th century. Belt measures 44" x 1.5", and buckle measures 4.25" x 2.5". Made of leather and glass bea...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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Casas Grande Olla171 - Casas Grande Olla
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Casas Grande Olla approx. 1000 years old. Item is made of clay and paint. Item measures approx. 8" x 6" from the Texas border. Condition...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (95.00 + 19.00) x 1 = 114.00
 
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3 Black Pottery Pieces172 - 3 Black Pottery Pieces
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3 Black Pottery Pieces, circa 1940s. Made of clay and paint. Plate measures 5" x 1.25", olla is 3" x 4" and last item is 3"...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
 
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Pair of Beaded Moccasins173 - Pair of Beaded Moccasins
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Pair of Beaded Moccasins, circa 1920s. Made of glass beads, fur and moosehide. Each mocc. measures approx. 8" x 4" x 2.5". Nice pair ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Hopi Kachina Doll174 - Hopi Kachina Doll
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Hopi Kachina Doll, circa 1940s. Made of cottonwood, pine needles, paint, wool and grass. Measures 10" x 4.5" x 1". Hopi, Northern-Cen...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to t_hall for (50.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Pair of Beaded Moccasins175 - Pair of Beaded Moccasins
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Pair of Beaded Moccasins, circa 1920s. Made of glass beads, fur and moosehide and cloth. Each mocc. measures approx. 7.5" x 4" x 2". ...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
 
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Pair of Sioux Beaded Moccasins176 - Pair of Sioux Beaded Moccasins
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Pair of Sioux Beaded Moccasins, cira 1970s. Made of cloth, glass beads and possibly felt. Measures 10.5" x 5" x 3" each mocc. Sioux I...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to milliecd29 for (110.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 132.00
 
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Sterling Silver & Turquoise Stone-to-Stone Cuff177 - Sterling Silver & Turquoise Stone-to-Stone Cuff
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Sterling Silver & Turquoise Stone-to-Stone Cuff. Circa 1960s. Made of sterling silver, and turquoise. Inside measurement is 5.5", outside i...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 450.00 - 900.00
Sold to SevernSound for (260.00 + 52.00) x 1 = 312.00
 
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Northwest Coast-Style Mask178 - Northwest Coast-Style Mask
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Northwest Coast-Style Mask, circa 1950s. Made of wood, hair and paint. Measures 9" x 10" x 3". Northwest Coast-Style. Mask was purcha...
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Estimates : 250.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (55.00 + 11.00) x 1 = 66.00
 
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Sterling Silver Zuni Deer Pin179 - Sterling Silver Zuni Deer Pin
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Sterling Silver Zuni Deer Pin. Circa 1940s, stone to stone pin. Has jet, turquoise, mother of pearl. Measures approx. 1" x 2" x 1/2"....
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (140.00 + 28.00) x 1 = 168.00
 
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Two Grey Hills Navajo Rug180 - Two Grey Hills Navajo Rug
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This Two Grey Hills Rug measures 70 1/2 x 39 1/2 inches. Some moth damage on approximately 15% of the rug. This rug is made from different dye lots of
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Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
 
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Anasazi Black & White Olla181 - Anasazi Black & White Olla
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Anasazi Black & White Olla. Approx. 1000 years old. The Item is made of clay and paint. Measures approx. 4 1/2" x 4". Anasazi - 4 Cor...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (65.00 + 13.00) x 1 = 78.00
 
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Antique Spanish Pole Arm182 - Antique Spanish Pole Arm
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Antique Spanish Pole Arm, circa late 1800s. Made of wood and an iron head. Measures 78" x 15" x 1". Spanish, New Spain. This has a wo...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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String of 4 Chevron Beads183 - String of 4 Chevron Beads
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String of 4 Chevron Beads, circa 1800s. Made of glass and string. Each bead measures approx. 1.5" x 1" x 1". Made in Italy. Black and...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to wward2300 for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
 
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2 Papago Baskets184 - 2 Papago Baskets
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2 Papago baskets. C. 1950s-60s. One basket measures 11x1 inches with some fading. Tray with turtle effigy measures 11x2 inch. Items are made from yuc
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Signed Taxco Sterling Silver & Abalone Cuff185 - Signed Taxco Sterling Silver & Abalone Cuff
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Signed Taxco Sterling Silver & Abalone Cuff. C. 1940s. Made of sterling silver, abalone and possibly jet inlay. Outside measurement is 8.5"...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (70.00 + 14.00) x 1 = 84.00
 
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Two Grey Hills Navajo Rug186 - Two Grey Hills Navajo Rug
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Two Grey Hills Navajo Rug. This rug measures 34" x 22 1/2". Great lazy lines and spirit lines. There is some damage and staining, moth hol...
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Start Price : 80.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Authentic Pirate Treasure - Silver - Cobbs - Real187 - Authentic Pirate Treasure - Silver - Cobbs - Real
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Authentic Pirate Treasure - Silver - Cobbs - Real. The silver cobb coins are from 1600s-1700s. This lot contains silver, iron, clay, bronze and glass.
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
 
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1950s Silver & Turquoise Kachina Bolo Tie188 - 1950s Silver & Turquoise Kachina Bolo Tie
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1950s Silver & Turquoise Kachina Bolo Tie. Kachina portion measures 4.25" long x 2" wide x 1" and the overall length of the bolo ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 750.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (450.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 540.00
 
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Cheyenne Cedar Courting Flute + More189 - Cheyenne Cedar Courting Flute + More
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Cheyenne Cedar Courting Flute + More. This flute is the largest of the lot, and measures 24" x 2.5" x 1". It is made of cedar, metal ...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to wilsonplum.. for (75.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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Mexican Sterling Silver Salt & Pepper Shakers190 - Mexican Sterling Silver Salt & Pepper Shakers
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Mexican Sterling Silver Salt & Pepper Shakers. C. 1920s. Made of sterling silver, weighs approx. 60.5 grams. Measures 1.25" x 1.5" x 1...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (45.00 + 9.00) x 1 = 54.00
 
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Casas Grande Olla191 - Casas Grande Olla
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Casas Grande Olla. Approx. 1000 years old and measures approx. 7" x 6". Made of clay and paint. It is from the Texas/Mexican Border. Condi...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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Western Belt, Knife, Gun & Whip Rig192 - Western Belt, Knife, Gun & Whip Rig
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Western Belt, Knife, Gun & Whip Rig. The leather belt is from the 1940s; it is well-tooled and has metal adornments. The bull whip is made of le...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (110.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 132.00
 
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Signed Taxco Sterling Silver Cuff193 - Signed Taxco Sterling Silver Cuff
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Signed Taxco Sterling Silver Cuff. Circa 1940s. Made of sterling silver and weighing approx. 45 grams. Inside measurement: 5", outside: 6"...
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Estimates : 75.00 - 225.00
Sold to floor for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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Matched Pair Northwest Coast Totem Poles194 - Matched Pair Northwest Coast Totem Poles
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Matched Pair Northwest Coast Totem Poles. Circa 1950s, possibly made of fiberglass. Items measure 21.5" x 3.5" x 4". Purchased in Can...
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Estimates : 75.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (35.00 + 7.00) x 1 = 42.00
 
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Large Navajo Sterling Silver & Turquoise Bracelet195 - Large Navajo Sterling Silver & Turquoise Bracelet
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Large Navajo Sterling Silver & Turquoise Bracelet. Circa 1950s. This item has been sandcast with hand-stamping. Made of sterling silver and turq...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (650.00 + 130.00) x 1 = 780.00
 
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2 Abalone Inlaid Belt Buckles196 - 2 Abalone Inlaid Belt Buckles
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2 Abalone Inlaid Belt Buckles. Circa 1970s. Larger measures 3.25" x 2" x 0.25" and the smaller measures 2.5" x 1.75" x 0.25...
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Estimates : 40.00 - 120.00
Sold to RangerPride for (25.00 + 5.00) x 1 = 30.00
 
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Mexican Sterling Silver Cuff w/Squash Blossom Necklace197 - Mexican Sterling Silver Cuff w/Squash Blossom Necklace
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Mexican Sterling Silver Cuff w/Squash Blossom Necklace. Cuff appears to be around 1960s. Made of sterling silver and abalone. Inside measurement on cu
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (140.00 + 28.00) x 1 = 168.00
 
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2 Navajo Wedding Baskets198 - 2 Navajo Wedding Baskets
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2 Navajo Wedding baskets. One is 12 x 2 inches from the 1950's and made from willow and devils claw. Other item is from 1930's, measures 13x...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (75.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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Stone Discoidal199 - Stone Discoidal
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Stone Discoidal, prehistoric. Made of hardstone and measuring 2.5" x 1.5". From Cook County, Illinios. Really nice gamestone. Condition: G...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (60.00 + 12.00) x 1 = 72.00
 
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Taxco Mexican Weaving200 - Taxco Mexican Weaving
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Taxco Mexican Weaving. C. 1940s. Made of wool and cotton. Measures 5'7" x 2'6". Taxco, Mexican. Very well designed pictorial weavi...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (75.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 90.00
 
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