December 2018 Auction- A Sale to "Die" for.

Auction Details

DAY 1 (Wednesday, December 5) Lots 1000-1582

Minerals (1000-1028)
Bargains & Dealer Specials (1029-1096)
Bottles (1097-1275)
Numismatics
Banks (1278-1279)
Books (1280-1282)
Catalogs (1283-1292)
Coins (1293-1342)
Counterfeit Detectors (1343-1349)
Currency (1350-1374)
Medals (1375-1403)
Scales (1404-1408)
So-Called Dollars (1409-1437)
Tokens (AL-OR) (1449-1582)

DAY 2 (Thursday, December 6) Lots 2000-2663

Tokens (Texas-on) (2000-2352)
Dies (2353-2663)

Day 3 (Friday, Dec 7) Lots 3000-3654

General Americana
Autographs (3000-3002)
Badges (3003-3010)
Checks (3011-3024)
Circus (3024-3025)
Fireman (3026-3029)
Music (3030-3039)
Navigation (3040-3149)
Auto (3150-3152)
Outlaw & Lawmen (3153-3163)
Silver/Flatware (3164-3166)
World’s Fairs & Expos (3167-3170)
Geographical Sorted AK-on (3171-3452)
Military (3453-3452)
Political (3543-3481)
Postal History (3477-3481)
Wells Fargo & Express (3482-3518)
Cowboy (3519-3527)
Firearms & Weaponry (3528-3551)
Saloon (3552-3570)
Gaming (3571-3583)
Mining Alaska (3584-3654)


Day 4 (Saturday, December 8) Lots 4000-4746

Mining (4000-4003)
Artifacts (4000-4003)
Books (4004-4007)
Explosives (4008-4031)
Spoons (4032-4040)
Geo Sort AZ on (4041-4746)


Day 5 (Sunday, December 9) Lots 5000-5752

Textiles (5000-5072)
Native Americana (5073-5110)
Jewelry/Watches (5111-5115)
Entertainment Industry (5116-5124)
Furnishings (5124-5132)
Sculptures (5133-5166)
Art (5167-5227)
Railroadiana (5228-5693)
Passes (5228-5233)
Imprinted Revenue Stamps (5694-5752)



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Rug (Persian)5050 - Rug (Persian)
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Beautiful, probably Persian Rug, 74"x 42", nice condition. Slight Weave irregularity, please inspect. Fringe is tied. Attractive rug. St...
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,500.00
 
 
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Rug (Persian)5051 - Rug (Persian)
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Persian Rug 2'10" x 2'5". Damage on right border. Please inspect. State: City: Date: 1900's HWAC# 83520
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Rug (Persian)5052 - Rug (Persian)
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41" x 54". Tear at center & at 1 end. Please inspect. Navy blue, & cream color. State: City: Date: c1880's HWAC# 83522
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Rug (Persian)5053 - Rug (Persian)
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Rug 6' x 41". Is in poor condition, please inspect. State: City: Date: HWAC# 83528
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Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
 
 
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Rug (Wool)5054 - Rug (Wool)
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38" x 50", nice wool rug with blues, oranges, reds & more. Has slight wear in left edge. Please inspect. State: City: Date: c19...
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Rug (Wool)5055 - Rug (Wool)
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29" x 46". Rug in good condition, primarily rust color with blues & taupe. Slight fraying at fringe area, please inspect. State: C...
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Rug (Wool)5056 - Rug (Wool)
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29" x 46", Ruby red color with blues & cream on border. Slight wear on fringe, please inspect. State: City: Date: c1900's ...
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Rug (Wool)5057 - Rug (Wool)
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Rug of blue orange yellow with beautiful tribal figures & animals. Has slight wear at fringe & border, please inspect. 27" x 51" ...
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Start Price : 130.00 | Estimates : 260.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Rug (Wool)5058 - Rug (Wool)
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36" x 49". Red base, with cream, blue border. Good condition with slight fraying at fringe. Please inspect. State: City: Date: c1900...
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Start Price : 120.00 | Estimates : 240.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Rug Caucasian Armenian5059 - Rug Caucasian Armenian
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3'3" x 4'10" Prayer Rug. Bright colors, in excellent condition. State: City: Date: Post WWII HWAC# 83533
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Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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Rug Hand Knotted5060 - Rug Hand Knotted
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32" x 46", colors are burnt orange,red, cream, & green. Has wear, please inspect. State: City: Date: cEarly 1900's HWAC# 84...
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Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Rug, (Unknown Origin)5061 - Rug, (Unknown Origin)
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Hand made wool rug. 65" x 31", beautiful colors. Has been hung on wall. Good condition. State: City: Date: Post WWII HWAC# 83532
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Rug, Decorative of European Village5062 - Rug, Decorative of European Village
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Scene of European castle with motes & turrets. This rug has slight damage (unraveling at left bottom side approx 7" length) 39" x 19....
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Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
 
 
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Rug, Native American (Southwest)5063 - Rug, Native American (Southwest)
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This beautiful rug is a real "eye dazzler" for color. Has vivid red, gray, cream & black. Has bright colors on either side. 29" x...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 400.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (140.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 175.00
 
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Rug, Runner (Wool)5064 - Rug, Runner (Wool)
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Possibly Buhkara. Bukhara Region is a region of Uzbekistan located in the southwest of the country. The Kyzyl Kum desert takes up a large portion of i
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Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Rug, Wool5065 - Rug, Wool
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6' x 14'6", wool rug, possibly Persian(?) Heavily used, uneven colors & some holes. Please inspect. Red base color with cream, blue...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 600.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (120.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Tourkaman Afghan Rug5066 - Tourkaman Afghan Rug
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This rug is in beautiful condition. A Turkmen rug is a type of handmade floor-covering textile traditionally originating in Central Asia. It is useful
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Turkish Kayseri Mat5067 - Turkish Kayseri Mat
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This Mat is in beautiful condition. Colors are bright. Antique Turkish Kayseri Rugs – The Turkish Kayseri rugs originate from the town of “Kayseri” wh
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Turkish Kula Prayer Rug5068 - Turkish Kula Prayer Rug
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Kula carpet, floor covering handwoven in Kula, a town east of zmir, in western Turkey. Kula prayer rugs were produced throughout the 19th century and
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to v*********f for (300.00 + 75.00) x 1 = 375.00
 
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Turkish Mat5069 - Turkish Mat
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Beautiful & dense mat (2'5" x 2'10") beautiful multi-color. This is reinforced at the back with strips of leather. From the Be...
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Turkish Yuruk Soumak Rug5070 - Turkish Yuruk Soumak Rug
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Soumak is a tapestry technique of weaving strong and decorative textiles used as rugs and domestic bags. Baks used for bedding are known as Soumak Maf
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to v*********f for (300.00 + 75.00) x 1 = 375.00
 
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Turkoman (Atshan)5071 - Turkoman (Atshan)
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Gorgeous rug. This rug has been used for wall covering decoration. In near perfect condition. 5'x 4' A few centuries back, almost all Turkme...
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to v*********f for (150.00 + 37.50) x 1 = 187.50
 
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Turkoman (Atshan) Bag (Soumak)5072 - Turkoman (Atshan) Bag (Soumak)
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In 1990 and shortly thereafter, when the borders of Azerbaijan, Georgia & Armenia opened, a good number of old Caucasian soumak pieces appeared...
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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Henry Speck Alaska Art Haida (4)5073 - Henry Speck Alaska Art Haida (4)
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Lot of 4 beautiful prints. Chief Henry Speck (1901 - 1971) is one of the great Pacific Northwest coast Native artists (Kwakwak'awkw), Speck was ...
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to r********e.. for (350.00 + 87.50) x 1 = 437.50
 
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Inuit Marble Sculpture of Eskimo5074 - Inuit Marble Sculpture of Eskimo
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Stunning Inuit sculpture of an Eskimo--driving a sled. Signed on the bottom by artist. Several small bruises. 10" x 8.5" x 3.5". The ...
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 1,800.00
 
 
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Canada Goose Inuit Sculpture5075 - Canada Goose Inuit Sculpture
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Elegant, graceful Inuit sculpture of Canada Goose in sleeping position. Unsigned, 6.25" x 7" x 5". State: Arctic Regions City: Da...
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Start Price : 125.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 450.00
 
 
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Eskimo Battling Polar Bear, Lucassie Echalook5076 - Eskimo Battling Polar Bear, Lucassie Echalook
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Impressive sculpture of an Eskimo battling a ferocious bear. Sculpture attributed to Inuit artist, Lucassie Echalook who was born in 1942. Missing spe
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Start Price : 300.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 900.00
 
 
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Standing Seal Sculpture5077 - Standing Seal Sculpture
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Soapstone or serpentine sculpture of a standing seal is simply carved with etched flippers and eyes. Nice color variations, 7.25" x 3.5" x...
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Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Stylized Inuit Sculpture5078 - Stylized Inuit Sculpture
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This fabulous Inuit sculpture is soapstone or serpentine. Leaning forward, arms behind his back, the man has a frowning face. Sculpture is unsigned, s
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Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 2,800.00
 
 
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Vintage Hopi Vase5079 - Vintage Hopi Vase
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Hopi vase, sometimes called a "Tulip Vase", black and red on cream--feather and geometric design--somewhat faded. Unsigned, 8.25" x 4...
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to 8********l.. for (75.00 + 18.75) x 1 = 93.75
 
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Original Case of Points from the Stewart Indian School Museum5080 - Original Case of Points from the Stewart Indian School Museum
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Includes background notes on the school. Worth a visit even to this day as it probably the best preserved Indian school in the West. Although the sch
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Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to p********1 for (225.00 + 56.25) x 1 = 281.25
 
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Beaded Belt5081 - Beaded Belt
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Newer beaded belt, 36" long, not including ties. Great condition, geometric design. State: Northern Plains City: Date: HWAC# 49466
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Start Price : 60.00 | Estimates : 120.00 - 260.00
 
 
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Arrow5082 - Arrow
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Beautiful collection of Indian arrow heads , all different sizes, as well as scrapers and hide cutters... and a beaded necklace. 67 Pieces, which incl
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Estimates : 400.00 - 500.00
Sold to p********1 for (750.00 + 187.50) x 1 = 937.50
 
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Indian Arrow head collection / Great  basin Area5083 - Indian Arrow head collection / Great basin Area
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Dynamite display, of Indian Arrow heads, all different sizes and shapes. This collection also includes scrapers , and a big one in the center, 6&qu...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
Sold to 6********u.. for (750.00 + 187.50) x 1 = 937.50
 
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Utah Shoshone Basket5084 - Utah Shoshone Basket
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Utah Shoshone Basket, 2.25" tall, 5.75" diameter, centric pattern weave in the bottom. Polychrome arrowheads pointing down in red, ocre an...
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to s*******t for (70.00 + 17.50) x 1 = 87.50
 
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Utah Shoshone Basket5085 - Utah Shoshone Basket
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4.4" tall, 8.5" diameter. Red chevrons with black tips encircle the basket. Centric start in the bottom. Provenance: Pollock Utah Collecti...
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to s*******t for (100.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
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Utah Shoshone Coarse Weave Basket5086 - Utah Shoshone Coarse Weave Basket
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Very old style coarse cross-weave basket from the Utah Pollock Collection. 5' x 8". State: Utah City: Date: HWAC# 84863
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to r********e.. for (100.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
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Mexican Blackware5087 - Mexican Blackware
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Blackware bowl, 3.25" h x 8.25" diameter. Rounded base. State: Mexico City: Date: HWAC# 49464
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to m*******q for (25.00 + 5.50) x 1 = 30.50
 
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Basket (Weaved) from Pacific Northwest5088 - Basket (Weaved) from Pacific Northwest
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Reed & chord construction. Beautiful condition. Red color on base. 11" x 11.75". State: City: Date: 1900's HWAC# 83552
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to l********g for (35.00 + 8.75) x 1 = 43.75
 
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Basket (Weaved) Papago5089 - Basket (Weaved) Papago
Holabird Western Americana Collections
Vintage Pima Papago Indian Basket is in excellent condition. Woven with natural grasses, unknown artisan. The rim is very slightly unraveled. Please i
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Estimates : 150.00 - 300.00
Sold to l********g for (50.00 + 12.50) x 1 = 62.50
 
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Basket, (weaved) Pacific Northwest5090 - Basket, (weaved) Pacific Northwest
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Pacific Northwest weaved basket, with lid. Beautiful condition, bright colors. 7" x 7.5". State: City: Date: HWAC# 83548
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Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to o********r.. for (60.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 75.00
 
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Baskets From the Micmac Tribe5091 - Baskets From the Micmac Tribe
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1 basket with lid, 5" x 5.5" Splint Ash Sweet Grass, small sewing basket(?); 1 larger basket without lid 11" x 12". Both baskets...
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Start Price : 40.00 | Estimates : 80.00 - 120.00
 
 
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Beaded War Club5092 - Beaded War Club
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This is a 23" hand beaded war club, with vintage feel and look (late 19th Century), It has a large stone head, trade cloth woven wrist loop and...
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Estimates : 250.00 - 450.00
Sold to a******a for (100.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 125.00
 
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Blackfeet Indian, A Brief Historical Sketch of the Tribe5093 - Blackfeet Indian, A Brief Historical Sketch of the Tribe
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Sketches by V.A. Mayne of Blackfeet Native Americans. Approx. 20 sketches. Bright colors. Big Face Chief, Little Plume, Jim Blood, Lazy Boy, & m...
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Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Bowl Made from Gourd & Paint5094 - Bowl Made from Gourd & Paint
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Beautiful gourde bowl,leather handle. This bowl has a crack at the top, please inspect. 10" x 11". State: City: Date: early 1900'...
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Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to l********g for (40.00 + 10.00) x 1 = 50.00
 
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Central California Tray "Basket"5095 - Central California Tray "Basket"
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Six inch diameter, polychrome flat "tray" with patterns typical of Yokut influence. Heavily damaged on one side, the other good for displ...
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Start Price : 45.00 | Estimates : 90.00 - 150.00
 
 
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Ceremonial Dance Feathers5096 - Ceremonial Dance Feathers
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Used for Native American ceremonies. Has 11 feathers, multi color, with leather handle. 13" length, delicate. State: City: Date: 1900'...
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Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to j**********3 for (25.00 + 6.25) x 1 = 31.25
 
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Large Flat Indian Grinding Stone5097 - Large Flat Indian Grinding Stone
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Large flat grinding stone with two flat stones. From Herman Pollock, c1925, who owned hundreds of acres in southern Utah. Passed down to his grandson
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to f********p.. for (475.00 + 118.75) x 1 = 593.75
 
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Native American Accounts Books (4)5098 - Native American Accounts Books (4)
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Memoirs of Chief Red Fox, Black Elk Speaks by Neilhardt, Chief Pocatelo by Madsen, Walkara. State: City: Date: HWAC# 86221
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Start Price : 30.00 | Estimates : 60.00 - 100.00
 
 
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Native American Beaded Deerskin Shirt5099 - Native American Beaded Deerskin Shirt
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Native American beaded deerskin shirt. Almost new, probably made for Pow Wow dances. Men's size. Beautifully made and beaded with small fur hide...
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Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,600.00
 
 
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