Desert West Auction February 17, 2019

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February 2019 auction features an exceptional collection of miniature pottery from most of the active pueblos in New Mexico & Arizona. The size of these miniatures range from one half inch to the largest of one inch. Native American Hopi Artists such as Marcella Kahe, Susie Youvella, & Verla Dweakuku are represented. Acoma artists include Joyce Leno Barreras, Sandra Victorino , Carrie Chino Charlie & Terrance M. Chino Sr. Zia artist Gloria Gachupin is also included. Santa Clara’s Celestina Naranjo & Cresencia Tafoya is among this group of miniature pottery makers. There is work in the miniature world by Santo Domingo Potter Darrin Auilar. Some of these artist have passed & we must not forget the wonderful art that they have left for us to enjoy.
Judy Savarese from Harvest, Alabama formerly from Silver City, New Mexico has come out of retirement & in now back to painting which is about time. We have missed her artwork which always included whimsical animals from dogs, cats,horses & cows always are surrounded by her wonderful colorful flowers. We are so happy she is back, & has sent us several of her materpieces to put on the auction block.
Estate Native American Pottery, Kachinas, Paintings, Jewelry, Folk Art,Baskets, Textiles, Prints,Beadwork, & Selected Unusual Finds from New Mexico Traders & Consignors.
Anasazi Traders of New Mexico “New Textile Rugs” being auctioned to the highest bidder, well below normal selling prices, over the next six months of our third weekend of every month auctions. These Textiles are South American Rugs woven by the Quichua Indians of Ecuador, all are hand dyed and loom woven. Anasazi Traders Collection of Black & White Mimbres Design Decorative Plates. Actual Prehistoric Mimbres Pottery Design recreated on Black & White Decorative Plates. Microwave Oven Safe Mimbres Design Coffee Cups. Your chance to own a little history of the New Mexico Southwest.
Kills Thunder Original Acrylic Paintings, Jewelry & Beadwork. There is a new Magnum PI Series coming up that has several Office & Home Scenes, with some of Kills Thunder Artwork used as Set Design in the upcoming TV series. I have had several calls that they have seen her work.
Antiques & Collectibles including the following: Art, Pottery, Kachinas, Textiles, Folk Art, Baskets, Jewelry, Dolls, & items of interest from “The Land of Enchantment”. Large Santa Domingo Olla by Darrin Aguilar. Large Navajo Storm Pattern Textile Rug in exceptional condition. Also large Navajo Red Five Yei Rug with unusual surrounding Yei head patterns around the dancing Yeis.
Mata Ortiz Pottery signed by the artists that made the pottery, featuring miniature artists Carmen Veloz, Baudel Lopez & Roberto Banuelos. Many have the matching pottery holders, that add to the beauty of the pueblo’s charm.
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Vintage Children's Books: Cowboy & Native American2091 - Vintage Children's Books: Cowboy & Native American
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Vintage Children's Hardback Books: Cowboy & Native American Interest, includes: 1. Under the Apple Tree by Odille Ousley, c. 1959 Ginn and C...
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Start Price : 20.00 | Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
 
 
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Original Acrylic Wolf Painting by Telar2092 - Original Acrylic Wolf Painting by Telar
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Original Acrylic Wolf Painting by Telar, framed, visual measures 5'' x 6.5'', signed by the artist, on artist board
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Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
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Vintage Cochiti Pueblo Pottery Horno Oven2093 - Vintage Cochiti Pueblo Pottery Horno Oven
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Vintage Native American Cochiti Pueblo Pottery Horno Oven, measures 7'' x 7'' x 6'' and has artist's initials L.R.S. on ...
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Estimates : 35.00 - 50.00
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Antique Clarksburg Casket Co. Advertising Plate2094 - Antique Clarksburg Casket Co. Advertising Plate
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Antique Clarksburg Casket Co. Advertising Plate, Clarksburg, W. VA., ruffled edge, has Native American Woman in center with 1916 Calendar encircling h
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Trail of the Painted Ponies ''Deck the Halls'' 122162095 - Trail of the Painted Ponies ''Deck the Halls'' 12216
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Trail of the Painted Ponies ''Deck the Halls'' #12216, measures 7.25'' x 6'' x 2.5'', 1E/2,336, artist Trail...
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Hopi Palhick Mana Butterfly Girl Kachina Folk Art2096 - Hopi Palhick Mana Butterfly Girl Kachina Folk Art
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Native American Hopi Palhick Mana Butterfly Girl Kachina Folk Art, artist's initials CG on the bottom, she is grinding corn on sandstone metate,...
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Tonala Mexican Plate2097 - Tonala Mexican Plate
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Tonala Mexican Plate, measures 1.25'' X 12'' diameter
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Original Acrylic Painting by Kathy Kills Thunder2098 - Original Acrylic Painting by Kathy Kills Thunder
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Original Acrylic Painting ''My Sweet Felicity'' by Kathy Kills Thunder, measures 16'' x 20'' and is signed by the ar...
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The Ways of My Grandmothers by Beverly Hungry Wolf2099 - The Ways of My Grandmothers by Beverly Hungry Wolf
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The Ways of My Grandmothers by Beverly Hungry Wolf, softback book c. 1982 Quill, New York
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Small Mata Ortiz Stylized Feather Jar by B. Lopez2100 - Small Mata Ortiz Stylized Feather Jar by B. Lopez
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Small Mata Ortiz Stylized Feather Jar by Baudell Lopez, measures 2.75'' x 2''H and is signed on the bottom, FYI: ''Baudel Lo...
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Estimates : 45.00 - 50.00
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Hand Beaded Pottery Vase on Stand, Kills Thunder2100A - Hand Beaded Pottery Vase on Stand, Kills Thunder
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Hand Beaded Pottery Vase on Stand by Kathy Kills Thunder, measures 18'' x 10'', mother of pearl tab beads around rim, vibrant colors...
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Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
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Original Acrylic Painting by Kathy Kills Thunder2101 - Original Acrylic Painting by Kathy Kills Thunder
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Original Acrylic Painting ''Feathered Family'' by Kills Thunder, measures 16'' x 20'' and is signed, Artist Bio: Kat...
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Estimates : 40.00 - 80.00
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2 Ammonite Fossils2101A - 2 Ammonite Fossils
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2 Ammonite Fossils, natural specimen measures 3.5''W x 1.75'' thick and the polished specimen measures 4.25''L x 3.5'...
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American Indian Art: Form and Tradition, Book2102 - American Indian Art: Form and Tradition, Book
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American Indian Art: Form and Tradition, Walker Art Center Indian Art Association The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Hardback Book c. 1972 E.P. Dutton
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5 Anasazi Traders Designed Ceramic Turtle Cups2103 - 5 Anasazi Traders Designed Ceramic Turtle Cups
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5 Anasazi Traders Designed Black on White Ceramic Turtle Coffee Cups, made in Ecuador, measure 4.25'' x 4.75''
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Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
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Beautiful African Yoruba Beaded Wall Hanging2104 - Beautiful African Yoruba Beaded Wall Hanging
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Beautiful African Yoruba Diviner's Beaded Wall Hanging, measures 6.5''W x 50''L, gorgeous colors, on cloth
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Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to amy___6 for (40.00) x 1 = 40.00
 
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Curtis' Western Indians by Ralph W. Andrews2105 - Curtis' Western Indians by Ralph W. Andrews
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Curtis' Western Indians: Life and Works of Edward S. Curtis by Ralph W. Andrews, hardback book c. 1962 Superior Publishing Co.--Seattle WA, come...
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Segmented Wood Bowl2107 - Segmented Wood Bowl
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Beautiful Segmented Wood Bowl by JS, marked on the bottom and measures 6'' x 5'', nice thick wood, great weight
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Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
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2 Vintage Tobacco Advertising Signs2108 - 2 Vintage Tobacco Advertising Signs
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Two Vintage Tobacco Advertising Signs, includes: 1. Naturreiner Feinschnitt Cruwell Tabak Advertisement for Tobacco, measures approx. 9'' x...
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2 Hardback Books, Native American Interest2109 - 2 Hardback Books, Native American Interest
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2 Hardback Books, Native American Interest, includes: 1. Reader's Digest Book Through Indian Eyes, hardback book c. 1995 The Reader's Diges...
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Acoma Pottery Owl by Juana Concho Pasqual2110 - Acoma Pottery Owl by Juana Concho Pasqual
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Native American Acoma Pottery Owl by Juana Pasqual, measures 2'' x 2'' and is signed on the bottom
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2 Pieces of Fossilized Coral2110A - 2 Pieces of Fossilized Coral
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2 Pieces of Fossilized Coral, includes gray coral which measures 3.75'' x 3'' x 1.75''H and brown specimen measures 3.25'...
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Vintage Record Albums & Hank Williams Sheet Music2111 - Vintage Record Albums & Hank Williams Sheet Music
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Vintage Record Albums & Hank Williams Sheet Music, includes: 1. Crow Indian Fair Celebration, c. 1972 Canyon Records 2. The Fabulous Johnny Ca...
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Original Acrylic Painting by Kathy Kills Thunder2111A - Original Acrylic Painting by Kathy Kills Thunder
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Original Acrylic Painting ''Merlin'' by Kathy Kills Thunder, measures 16'' x 20'' and is signed by the artist, Artis...
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3 Original Acrylic Paintings by Kills Thunder2113 - 3 Original Acrylic Paintings by Kills Thunder
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3 Original Acrylic Paintings ''Best Buds'' by Kathy Kills Thunder, they measure 8'' x 10'' and are signed by artist,...
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Original Acrylic Painting by Kathy Kills Thunder2114 - Original Acrylic Painting by Kathy Kills Thunder
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Original Acrylic Painting ''Tadewi and Isha'' by Kathy Kills Thunder, measures 16'' x 20'' and is signed in lower co...
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Original Oil Painting by Savarese2115 - Original Oil Painting by Savarese
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Original Oil Painting ''Bully Dreams'' by Savarese, measures 12''square, great impressionistic style in brilliant colors, si...
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Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
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Gorgeous Brand New Anasazi Traders 100% Wool Rug2115A - Gorgeous Brand New Anasazi Traders 100% Wool Rug
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Gorgeous Brand New Anasazi Traders 100 Percent Wool Hand Knotted Rug, measures 5' x 6'6'', approx. .75'' thick, made by the ...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to Baltimoron for (100.00) x 1 = 100.00
 
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African Trade Bead Necklace2116 - African Trade Bead Necklace
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African Trade Bead Necklace, measures 23''L end to end, includes long tin cone beads measuring 3'' x 1'', butterscotch amber...
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Civil War Era Braided Hair Clothing Accessory2117 - Civil War Era Braided Hair Clothing Accessory
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Antique Civil War Era Braided Hair Clothing or Hair Accessory Fob or possibly mourning jewelry, c. 1860's, hair jewelry and hair decorations wer...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
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2 Vintage Carved Wood Trinket Boxes2118 - 2 Vintage Carved Wood Trinket Boxes
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2 Vintage Carved Wood Trinket Boxes, includes: 1. Art Deco Carved Wood Box, hinged lid, measures 5'' x 5.5'' x 10'' and 2....
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Estimates : 45.00 - 60.00
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Indian Tales for Little Folks by El Comancho2119 - Indian Tales for Little Folks by El Comancho
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Indian Tales for Little Folks, Writing and Pictures by W. S. Phillips (El Comancho), hardback book c. 1928 The Platt & Munk Co., Inc. New York, ...
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Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
Sold to agedart1 for (45.00) x 1 = 45.00
 
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Small Mata Ortiz Pottery Seed Jar by L. Rodriguez2120 - Small Mata Ortiz Pottery Seed Jar by L. Rodriguez
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Small Mata Ortiz Pottery Seed Jar by Lety Rodriguez M., measures 2'' x 1.25'' and is signed on the bottom
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Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
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Brown Orthoceras Fossil2120A - Brown Orthoceras Fossil
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Brown Orthoceras Fossil, measures 7.5''L x 2''W x .75''H
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Estimates : 45.00 - 50.00
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2001 Navajo Folk Art by Linda Rhine W.2121 - 2001 Navajo Folk Art by Linda Rhine W.
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2001 Native American Navajo Sandstone Folk Art by Lindaphine Warren, Fire Clan and sandstone carving artist, measures 15.5'' x 10'',...
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Estimates : 60.00 - 80.00
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Native American Hopi Dress2122 - Native American Hopi Dress
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Native American Hopi Dress/Skirt, measures 34.5''L x 22''W, green and red yarn embellishments
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Estimates : 50.00 - 60.00
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Woodblock Print by Marjorie Ford2123 - Woodblock Print by Marjorie Ford
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Woodblock Print by Marjorie Ford, features fox, 2 pine trees, and mountains, framed, matted, and under glass, visual measures 6''square
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Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
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Vintage 1960 Navajo Wool Trading Textile2124 - Vintage 1960 Navajo Wool Trading Textile
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Vintage 1960 Native American Navajo Wool Trading Textile, measures 36'' x 62'', selvage damage, has 2 short tassels
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Estimates : 250.00 - 550.00
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Sterling Silver Purse Pendant2125 - Sterling Silver Purse Pendant
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Sterling Silver Purse Pendant/Charm, measures 1.75''L x 7/8'', stamped .925
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Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
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Vintage Native American San Ildefonso Pottery2126 - Vintage Native American San Ildefonso Pottery
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Vintage Native American San Ildefonso Pottery Basket, measures 5'' x 6''
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Estimates : 30.00 - 40.00
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Vintage Native American Seminole Doll2127 - Vintage Native American Seminole Doll
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Vintage Native American Seminole Doll, measures 2.5'' x 6'', from the Seminole Museum at Seminole Indian Village in Florida, beaded ...
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Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
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Signed Native American Navajo Card Print, Emerson2128 - Signed Native American Navajo Card Print, Emerson
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Signed Native American Navajo Card Print ''Talk, talk, talk! Yak, yak, yak!'' by Anthony Chee Emerson (b. 1963 from Kirtland, New Me...
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Estimates : 25.00 - 30.00
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Trail of the Painted Ponies ''Skyrider'' #15092129 - Trail of the Painted Ponies ''Skyrider'' #1509
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Trail of the Painted Ponies ''Skyrider'' #1509, measures 8.5'' x 6 3/8'' x 2.5'', 1E/9,869, artist Wendy Wel...
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Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
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Stunning Acoma Pottery Jar by Terrance M. Chino2130 - Stunning Acoma Pottery Jar by Terrance M. Chino
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Stunning Native American Acoma Pottery Jar by Terrance M. Chino, Sr., measures 7'' x 7'' and is signed on the bottom, exquisitely ha...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
Sold to dickmontagne for (170.00) x 1 = 170.00
 
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3 Turquoise Cabochons2131 - 3 Turquoise Cabochons
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3 Turquoise Cabochons, includes 2 Sea Foam and 1 Red Mountain, largest measures 1'' x 1.25'', 49.2 carats total wt.
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Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
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Sears Binoculars, Model 62562132 - Sears Binoculars, Model 6256
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Sears Binoculars, Model 6256, comes in carrying case, 7 x 25mm, extra wide angle coated optics, 578 ft. at 1,000 yds., CD-00568, case measures 5'...
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Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
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Original Oil Painting by Savarese2133 - Original Oil Painting by Savarese
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Original Oil Painting ''Lula Belle'' by Savarese, on canvas measuring 16'' x 20'', lovely impressionistic style in e...
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Estimates : 80.00 - 150.00
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This Reckless Breed of Men by Robert Glass Cleland2134 - This Reckless Breed of Men by Robert Glass Cleland
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This Reckless Breed of Men: The Trappers and Fur Traders of the Southwest by Robert Glass Cleland, c. 1963 Alfred A. Knopf, Publisher New York, in ori
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Estimates : 20.00 - 25.00
Sold to agedart1 for (15.00) x 1 = 15.00
 
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2 Vintage Native American Souvenir Items2135 - 2 Vintage Native American Souvenir Items
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2 Vintage Native American Souvenir Items, includes: 1. Sioux Hand Crafted Totem Pole, measures 8.5'' x 11'', back is stamped with ...
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Estimates : 30.00 - 60.00
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Original Acrylic Painting by Kathy Kills Thunder2136 - Original Acrylic Painting by Kathy Kills Thunder
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Original Acrylic Painting ''Akule'' (Looks Up) by Kathy Kills Thunder, measures 16'' x 20'' and is signed by the art...
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Start Price : 30.00 | Estimates : 40.00 - 60.00
 
 
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