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11/9/2020

5 Strand Coral Turquoise, and Heishi Necklace - Lot 178 in the November 14th Auction | Western Trading Post

5 Strand Coral Turquoise, and Heishi Necklace - Lot 178 in the November 14th Auction | Western Trading Post

Unknown
Description: For sale in this lot is a wonderful old five strand coral, turquoise, and heishi necklace. This is strung with coral beads with turquoise disc beads. Maker: Unmarked. Approx. Age: Circa 1950s-1960s. Size: Fits a 30 inch neck. Weighs 147.5 grams. Condition: Good for its age, normal wear expected. Please look closely at the pictures - they are an important part of our description. Shipping: There will be a $5 handling / packaging fee for shipping this lot. The actual cost of postage will be added on top of that. You can bid online at https://auction.westerntradingpost.com/lots/view/4-16ZZ9X/5-strand-coral-turquoise-and-heishi-necklace

A Highly Sought After Julian Lovato Turquoise Ring

A Highly Sought After Julian Lovato Turquoise Ring

Julian Lovato
Description: A highly sought after and collectible ring by the renowned artist, Julian Lovato! This ring is set with what looks to be Blue Gem Turquoise and is stamped J. Lovato, IHM (Indian Hand Made), the Thunderbird stamp and sterling silver. In 1952, Julian Lovato began working at Frank Patania's Thunderbird Shop, where he became a master of the "Patania Style." Along with being a multiple awarding winning artist, in 2002 Julian was awarded the SWAIA Lifetime Achievement Award. So you can see why his items are highly sought after and very collectible! This is a fabulous ring that would go perfect in anyone's collection, plus it will look GORGEOUS on you! Remember, we offer free returns in the US (just in case you are not satisfied in any way). We stand behind what we sell and want you to be happy! Maker: Julian Lovato (1925-2018), Kewa. Approx. Age: Circa 1960s, Vintage. Size: Ring size is 6 and measures approx. 1-1/8" across. Ring weighs 6.8 g. Condition: Good for its age. Normal wear and minor imperfections expected on used and vintage items. Please look closely at the pictures as they are an important part of our description.

A Uniquely Styled and Finely Woven Larger Size Navajo Pictorial Textile - Rug

A Uniquely Styled and Finely Woven Larger Size Navajo Pictorial Textile - Rug

Unknown
Description: Here is a larger size and beautiful pictorial weaving featuring a wedding ceremony which shows the bride and groom with Yei-ba-chei figures. This is a wonderful hand woven textile and it is very collectible as far as textiles go. Look at the details! It would go nice in your home or business, and of course, in your collection! We stand behind what we sell and want you to be happy, so we accept returns for 30 days just in case you are not satisfied in any way. Try it out! What have you got to lose? Maker: An unknown Navajo weaver. Approx. Age: Fairly contemporary. Size: Measures a 77-1/2" wide X 44" long. Condition: Good for its age. Normal wear and minor imperfections expected on used items. Please look closely at the pictures as they are an important part of our description.

Brilliant 14k Gold, Turquoise, and Diamond Ring by Carlos White Eagle -Size 6.5

Brilliant 14k Gold, Turquoise, and Diamond Ring by Carlos White Eagle -Size 6.5

Carlos White Eagle
Description: Here is a brilliant 14k gold ring set with a beautiful turquoise cabochon and three diamonds. This a stunning ring with detailed gold applique designs. The turquoise cabochon and diamonds are set in a handmade bezels. Maker: Carlos White Eagle (1937-2013), Apache. Active since 1950s-2013. Approx. Age: Circa 1980s. Size: It is a size 6.5 and it measures approx. 1-3/8 inches across X 1-3/4 inches long. It weighs 18.1 g. Condition: Good for its age. Normal wear and minor imperfections expected on used and vintage items. Please look closely at the pictures as they are an important part of our description.

Double Mounted Hand Engraved L and M Spurs - Lot 265 in the November 14th Auction | Western Trading Post

Double Mounted Hand Engraved L and M Spurs - Lot 265 in the November 14th Auction | Western Trading Post

Denny Lytle and Jim Mower
Description: For sale in this lot is a really nice pair of double mounted, hand engraved L and M spurs. These are brand new spurs featuring tooled leather straps with custom conchos on them. Maker: Spurs and straps are marked, L and M (Denny Lytle and Jim Mower). Approx. Age: New. Size: Heel 3-1/4 inches, Band 1-3/8 inches, Shank 3-1/2 inches. Condition: New. Please look closely at the pictures - they are an important part of our description. Shipping: There will be a $8 handling / packaging fee for shipping this lot. The actual cost of postage will be added on top of that. Bid online at https://auction.westerntradingpost.com/lots/view/4-16ZZET/double-mounted-hand-engraved-l-and-m-spurs

HUGE, STATEMENT! High Grade Spiderweb Turquoise Squash Blossom by Leon Martinez

HUGE, STATEMENT! High Grade Spiderweb Turquoise Squash Blossom by Leon Martinez

Unknown
Description: WOW! To say this is an eye catching STATEMENT kind of squash blossom necklace would be an understatement! This one of a kind custom necklace features handmade beads, unique blossoms and of course, some really great looking high grade spiderweb turquoise. We believe the stones to be some of the highest grade Carico Lake mine turquoise stones. This contemporary necklace comes with a photo of the artist, Leon Martinez, holding this very necklace in the final photo of the listing. The first and only owner of this wonderful necklace paid just under 20K for it from a Santa Fe gallery a couple years ago! It has only been worn a few times and—now it can be yours! Maker: Leon Martinez, Navajo. Approx. Age: Modern. Size: It fits approx. 36 inches around the neck. The pendant measures 5 1/2 inches wide X 5 1/2 inches long. It weighs a whopping 667.9 g.! Condition: Good for its age. Minimal wear and minor imperfections expected. Please look closely at the pictures as they are an important part of our description.

Julian Lovato Handmade Turquoise and Sterling Silver Bracelet

Julian Lovato Handmade Turquoise and Sterling Silver Bracelet

Julian Lovato
Description: Here is stunning and highly collectible bracelet by the well-known silversmith, Julian Lovato. It is set with three fabulous turquoise stones and has a great look to it. Marked as sterling silver and also for Packards (the Santa Fe shop where Julian worked after Frank Patania's death and before he returned to the Kewa Pueblo to open his own shop). This is an awesome bracelet that would go perfect in your collection and will look BEAUTIFUL on! Remember, we offer free returns for 30 days (just in case you are not satisfied in any way), so what have you got to lose?. We stand behind what we sell and want you to be happy! Maker: Julian Lovato (1925-2018), Kewa. Approx. Age: Vintage. Size: Inside circumference measures approx. 6-3/8" with an additional 1-1/8" opening (fits a 7-1/2" wrist.) 1-1/8" at its widest part and weighs 84.4 g. Condition: Good for its age. Normal wear and minor imperfections expected on used and vintage items. Please look closely at the pictures as they are an important part of our description.

NEW! Beautiful, Cluster Style Turquoise & Silver Ring by Nick Jackson - Size 8

NEW! Beautiful, Cluster Style Turquoise & Silver Ring by Nick Jackson - Size 8

Nick Jackson
Description: This is a very beautiful, cluster style ring created by the known Navajo silversmith, Nick Jackson!! This ring features four gorgeous turquoise cabochons with a black/brown matrix surrounded by hand craft silver work. Marked sterling silver. Maker: Hallmarked, NJ. Nick Jackson, Navajo. (As seen on Western Trading Post TV!!) Approx. Age: New, directly from maker. Size: Ring is size 8 and measures approx. 1-3/8" across (at widest point). Ring weighs 21.7 g. Condition: New. Please look closely at the pictures as they are an important part of our description.

ONE-OF-A-KIND! Tommy Singer Silver and Turquoise Covered Saddle with Accessories

ONE-OF-A-KIND! Tommy Singer Silver and Turquoise Covered Saddle with Accessories

Tommy Singer
Description: A COLLECTORS DREAM! This is a once in a lifetime kind of opportunity to own a show saddle by the famous Navajo silversmith, Tommy Singer. It is a gorgeous, dark leather saddle with sterling silver conchos that feature nugget style turquoise in the centers. The Saddle comes with a matching headstall, bit and breast collar along with a framed letter detailing its origins. There is a photo of Tommy Singer and the saddle to display with the masterpiece! According to the paperwork and previous owner, this saddle came out of the Gene Autry Museum in California. Original price on this saddle was reportedly $50,000! All of the silverwork is sterling silver and it has Tommy Singer's maker's plate on the rear of the cantle. James Barton and Brent Joe are also two of the Navajo Silversmith who have been identified as working on this great Saddle (they are known silversmiths who worked for Tommy Singer). There are over 130 PIECES of individually crafted pieces of silver on this set, most of which have turquoise settings! Remember, we offer free returns in the US (just in case you are not satisfied in any way), so what have you got to lose? We stand behind what we sell and want you to be happy! Maker: Tommy Singer (Navajo). Approx. Age: Circa 1993. Size: Saddle has a 15" seat. Accompanying artwork (info) measures 21-1/2" X 31" long. Condition: Good for their ages. Normal wear and minor imperfections expected on used and vintage items. Please note, one of the breast collar straps that hooks back to the D-ring is missing. Please look closely at the pictures as they are an important part of our description.

RARE! A Carved Turquoise Necklace Attributed to Leekya Deyuse

RARE! A Carved Turquoise Necklace Attributed to Leekya Deyuse

Leekya Deyuse
Description: Wow! This stunning and unique carved turquoise necklace is a one of a kind! The carvings have been strongly attributed to the master Zuni carver, Leekya. Several experts in the field of vintage and antique Native American jewelry have also verified the attribution. The last 2 pictures are from the famous old C.G. Wallace auction catalog (put out by Sotheby's in the 1970s) which show very similar Leekya carvings in other necklaces from the 1930s. It is a choker style necklace with seven carved turquoise tabs and handmade sterling silver beads. Please note, the turquoise carving just to the left of the center piece is not the original. That piece was broke and subsequently repaired, but the previous owner did not like the repair, so he had a replacement made. However, the original which was repaired is still included (see pictures where the original is sitting beside the replacement). We will convey the original piece along with the necklace. It also conveys in a riker's shadow box display as pictured. This is a highly collectible necklace and it would go perfect in your collection! Remember, we offer free returns in the US (just in case you are not satisfied in any way). We stand behind what we sell and want you to be happy! Maker: Leekya Deyuse, (Zuni, 1889-1966) on the turquoise carvings and an unknown silversmith on the silver work. Approx. Age: Circa 1930s. Size: Measures 16" around the neck. Pendant is an additional 1-1/4" wide X 2-1/4" long. Weighs 114.2 g. Condition: Good for its age. Normal wear and minor imperfections expected on used and vintage items and read the description above for other pertinent details. Please look closely at the pictures as they are an important part of our description.

STATEMENT PIECE! A Large Older Concho Belt With Natural Green Turquoise

STATEMENT PIECE! A Large Older Concho Belt With Natural Green Turquoise

Unknown
Description: WOW! This is a great older concho belt on a wide piece of brown leather. Conchos and buckle are hand stamped sterling silver with repousse' bump-out work. They are set with old, natural green turquoise. We cannot state enough how much of a STATEMENT piece this is! It will go great in your collection and it would look SUPER on just about anybody! We want you to get what you want and we also stand behind what we sell, so if you are not satisfied in any way, we offer free returns for 30 days! Maker: Most likely Navajo made, but there is no maker's hallmark (which is common of Native American jewelry made in the early 1970s or prior). Age: Circa mid-century. Size: Conchos measure 3" wide X 3-1/2" long. Buckle is 4" wide X 3-3/8" long. Belt is 35" long overall. Weighs a whopping 901.7 g. (including leather). Condition: Good for its age. Normal wear and minor imperfections expected on used and vintage items and the stone in the buckle has a small fracture. Please look closely at the pictures as they are an important part of our description.

STATEMENT! A Stunning Carved Turquoise Necklace by Robert and Bernice Leekya

STATEMENT! A Stunning Carved Turquoise Necklace by Robert and Bernice Leekya

Robert and Bernice Leekya
Description: WOW! Talk about a stunning work of art that makes a STATEMENT! This gorgeous necklace is set with 41 carved turquoise stones (on the back it is labeled as being natural Pinto Valley turquoise). It is decorated with silver drops and finished off with a handmade chain. Although unsigned, it is attributed as being made by the well-known artists Robert and Bernice Leekya and it sure looks like their work. Tested as sterling silver. Maker: Robert and Bernice Leekya , Zuni. Approx. Age: Circa 1960s - 70s. Size: Measures 31" around the neck. Pendant is an additional 7 "l x 4 3/4"w. Weighs a whopping 560g! Condition: Good for its age. Normal wear and minor imperfections expected on used and vintage items. Please look closely at the pictures as they are an important part of our description.

Stunning Lone Mountain Turquoise Concho Belt and Necklace

Stunning Lone Mountain Turquoise Concho Belt and Necklace

Pat Chee
Description: Here is a stunning concho belt and necklace for your consideration. The belt and pendant feature nicely made conchos set with Lone Mountain turquoise (there is an old tag on the back saying the turquoise is Lone Mountain and it also looks the part). The Pendant was actually made to look like one of the conchos from the belt. It was subsequently hung on this vintage sterling silver necklace. It could be removed and put on another necklace if desired, or if a larger belt is needed, it could be converted to a concho for the belt by a competent silversmith. It is all sterling silver where applicable. Maker: Pat Chee on the belt and pendant. Approx. Age: Circa 1970s - 1980s. Size: The conchos measure 4 inches wide X 3 inches long. The buckle is 4 inches wide X 3 inches long. The belt itself is 42 inches long overall. Necklace fits a 26 inch neck. Pendant measures 4 inches long X 3 inches wide. Weight is approx. 947.9 g. which would include everything. Condition: Good for its age. Normal wear and minor imperfections expected on used and vintage items. Please look closely at the pictures as they are an important part of our description.

Turquoise and Sterling Silver Inlay Spurs with Beaded Spur Straps

Turquoise and Sterling Silver Inlay Spurs with Beaded Spur Straps

Unknown
Description: For your consideration we offer this wonderful pair of turquoise inlaid spurs. These are handmade, gal leg spurs that are hallmarked with the initials HJ and sterling inside the heel band. They come with nicely beaded vintage leather straps with large brass conchos that also have a mother of pearl inset. This is a really nice and unique pair of spurs! Look at the details! This awesome collector's opportunity would go perfect in your collection! Remember, we offer 30 day returns (just in case you are not satisfied in any way). So what have you got to lose? We stand behind what we sell and want you to be happy! Maker: Marked HJ. Approx Age: Vintage. Size: Heel opening measures 3 1/8" and they have a graduating band from 1-3/8" to 1" and the shanks measure 2.5" including the rowels. Condition: Good for their age. Normal wear and minor imperfections expected on used and vintage items. Please look closely at the pictures as they are an important part of our description.

Turquoise, 14K and Sterling Silver Bolo Lyndon Tsosie Renown Navajo Artist

Turquoise, 14K and Sterling Silver Bolo Lyndon Tsosie Renown Navajo Artist

Lyndon Tsosie
Description: This is a super nice Turquoise and 14K inlay center piece and Turquoise, Lapis and Coral surrounding the outside part of the bolo slide. Each sterling tip is capped with a single stone (one coral, one lapis). Marked as Sterling and 14K. Known artist! This is an awesome bolo that would go perfect in anyone's collection, and will look AWESOME on you! Remember, we offer free returns in the US (just in case you are not satisfied in any way). We stand behind what we sell and want you to be happy! Maker: Hallmarked by Lyndon B. Tsosie Navajo. Approx Age: Contemporary. Size: Overall width of the slide is almost 2 inches x 3 1/8 inches at longest points. It's on a custom 36 inches braided leather cord with custom sterling tips. Weighs 161.5 g. Condition: Good. Please look closely at the pictures as they are an important part of our description.

Unique Silver Dollar Concho Belt - Lot 35 in the November 14th Auction | Western Trading Post

Unique Silver Dollar Concho Belt - Lot 35 in the November 14th Auction | Western Trading Post

Betty Middlesworth
Description: Offered for sale in this lot is a unique silver dollar concho belt. This belt has 20 conchos made out of 19 silver Morgan dollars and 1 Peace dollar (in the center). It is sterling silver except the coins, which are coin silver. There is a lot of silver in this one! Maker: Betty Middlesworth. Approx. Age: Vintage. Size: Overall length is 38 inches. Width is 1/2 inches. Weighs 653 grams. Condition: Good for its age, normal wear expected. Please look closely at the pictures - they are an important part of our description. Shipping: There will be a $5 handling / packaging fee for shipping this lot. The actual cost of postage will be added on top of that. To bid online visit https://auction.westerntradingpost.com/lots/view/4-16ZZ1Y/unique-silver-dollar-concho-belt

VERY FINE Early Native American Yavapai or Apache Basket — Circa 1900

VERY FINE Early Native American Yavapai or Apache Basket — Circa 1900

Unknown
Description: This is a very fine and well-woven old Yavapai or Western Apache basket. It almost feels like clay when you hold it! The decorative pattern has kind of a whirlwind type of pattern with deer and dog tracks and other geometric patterns incorporated into the whirlwind. To top it off, there is a star in the center. We cannot say enough about the quality of this rare old basket, when you see it in person, you will know what we're saying. This is a highly collectible old Native American basket that would be great for your collection and really enhance what ever room you display it in! Remember, we accept returns for 30 days (just in case you are not satisfied in any way), so what have you got to lose?. We stand behind what we sell and want you to be happy! Maker: Unknown maker, but it appears Yavapai or Western Apache in origin. Approx. Age: Antique, Circa 1900. Size: Measures 14-1/2" wide X 4-3/4" deep. Condition: Really good for its age with minimal wear and minor imperfections expected. Please look closely at the pictures as are an important part of our description.

Vintage Cluster Squash Blossom Necklace - Lot 230 in the November 14th Auction | Western Trading Post

Vintage Cluster Squash Blossom Necklace - Lot 230 in the November 14th Auction | Western Trading Post

Unknown
Description: For sale in this lot is a vintage cluster squash blossom necklace. It is set with nice turquoise stones with a heavy patina featuring handmade beads. Maker: Unmarked. Approx. Age: Vintage. Size: Fits a 26 inch neck. Naja measures 3-1/8 inches long X 2-3/4 inch wrist. Weighs 113.7 grams. Condition: Good for its age, normal wear expected. Please look closely at the pictures - they are an important part of our description. Shipping: There will be a $5 handling / packaging fee for shipping this lot. The actual cost of postage will be added on top of that. Bid Online at https://auction.westerntradingpost.com/lots/view/4-16ZZCU/vintage-cluster-squash-blossom-necklace

Vintage Silver Bead Navajo Pearl Necklace - Lot 232 in the November 14th Auction | Western Trading Post

Vintage Silver Bead Navajo Pearl Necklace - Lot 232 in the November 14th Auction | Western Trading Post

Description: Offered for sale in this lot is a vintage silver bead "Navajo Pearls" necklace. This is a statement necklace with large graduated style beads that have a nice hand stamped design. Maker: Unmarked. Approx. Age: Circa 1960s-1970s. Size: Fits a 24 inch neck. Weighs 117.8 grams. Condition: Good for its age, normal wear expected. Please look closely at the pictures - they are an important part of our description. Shipping: There will be a $5 handling / packaging fee for shipping this lot. The actual cost of postage will be added on top of that. Bid online at https://auction.westerntradingpost.com/lots/view/4-16ZZCY/vintage-silver-bead-navajo-pearl-necklace

Vintage Sterling Silver and Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace - Lot 5 in the November 14th Auction | Western Trading Post

Vintage Sterling Silver and Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace - Lot 5 in the November 14th Auction | Western Trading Post

Unknown
Description: Offered for sale in this lot is a vintage sterling silver and turquoise squash blossom necklace. It is set with beautiful turquoise cabochons and has nice simple silver work accenting each setting. Maker: Unmarked. Approx. Age: Circa 1970s. Size: Fits a 24 inches neck. Pendant measures 3-1/2 inches long X 3-1/4 inches wide. Weighs 214.2grams. Condition: Good for its age, normal wear expected. Please look closely at the pictures - they are an important part of our description. Shipping: There will be a $5 handling / packaging fee for shipping this lot. To bid on this item visit: https://auction.westerntradingpost.com/lots/view/4-16ZZ0A/vintage-sterling-silver-and-turquoise-squash-blossom-necklace

Wow! Statement Piece! Huge Sterling Silver and Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace

Wow! Statement Piece! Huge Sterling Silver and Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace

Unknown
Description: WOW! This HUGE squash blossom necklace is sure to make a statement! The naja features 4 turquoise stones with a brownish matrix. The extra large beads are handmade and the largest ones measure approx. 4-1/8 inches around! Tested as sterling silver. This is an awesome vintage squash blossom that would go perfect in anyone's collection, and will look STUNNING on you! Remember, we offer free returns in the US (just in case you are not satisfied in any way). We stand behind what we sell and want you to be happy! Maker: No hallmark. Approx. Age: Vintage, circa 1970s. Size: Fits approx. 36 inches around the neck, there is a leather extender on it now that is about 6 inches long. That could be removed if desired. Pendant measures 5-1/2 inches long x 4 inches wide and weighs a whopping 630.5 g. Condition: Vintage good, normal wear expected. Please look closely at the pictures as they are an important part of our description.

WOW!! 14k Gold Squash Blossom Necklace with Natural Persian Turquoise!!!

WOW!! 14k Gold Squash Blossom Necklace with Natural Persian Turquoise!!!

Unknown
Description: INCREDIBLE, LARGE AND IMPRESSIVE, 14k GOLD squash blossom necklace with natural Persian turquoise!! This statement piece is very unique and features 12 squash blossoms that frame an approx. 5" x 5" naja pendant. The impressive leaf work and embellishments on this piece are all 14K gold and each and every bead is handmade and hand stamped 14K gold, unlike any other!!! The backside of each turquoise cabochon is sterling silver (not gold) but you only see that if looking at the backside. The major part of this necklace is 14K. It does come with the custom box shown in the pics! Check the photos closer for more details!! This is an awesome vintage squash blossom that would go perfect in anyone's collection, and will look STUNNING on you! Remember, we offer free returns in the US (just in case you are not satisfied in any way). We stand behind what we sell and want you to be happy Maker: Marked, JMI, on the back, but this could be an old owners initials. Approx. Age: A previous owner told us it was commissioned circa 1970 and has only had 2 previous owners in all those years. For most of that time it was owned by one collector. Size: Measures approx. 38 inches around the neck. Naja pendant is an additional approx. 5 inches w x 5 1/8 inches h. Weighs a whopping 710.0 g. Condition: Good for its age, normal wear expected. Used, not new.