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Auctions 1-50 of 379
Lot 6
W.H. Jackson (American, 1843 - 1942) Cabinet Photograph of an Otoe Man From the collections of John W. Painter (1929-2008)

albumen photograph on an unmarked mount; inked descriptive title Otoe Indian, I.T. along lower margin; verso with pasted label from the 1921 exhibit The Second International Congress of Eugenics Exhibit of Scientific Studies at the American Museum of Natural History.

Lot 18
American Indian Photographs Photographs Produced for Rookwood Pottery, Cincinnati From the collections of John W. Painter (1929-2008)

lot of 4 albumen prints mounted on larger board, all with typed and pasted labels below images; titled include 212. Essaqueta (Ta-ho) Equestrian. Apache, 382. Wasco. (Stat-tia-ka) Pole Cat, 408. Kiowa. Lone Wolf., and 972. Otoe. Prairie Turtle., images 7.5 x 5 in.; mount 10 x 8 in.   All likely printed later by the Bureau of American Ethnology and sold to the Rookwood Pottery of Cincinnati, Oh...

Lot 19
American Indian Photographs Produced for Rookwood Pottery Company, Cincinnati From the collections of John W. Painter (1929-2008)

lot of 5 albumen prints mounted on larger board, four with typed and pasted labels below images; titles include 349. Pawnee. (Paw-hoo-cut-taw-wah), 530. Shoshone. Comanche. Buffalo Hump., 548. Shoshone. (Tisidimit), 784. Hidatsa. Cetage., and a portrait of a man which is titled illegibly in negative, images 7.5 x 5 in.; mount 10 x 8 in.   All likely printed later by the Bureau of...

Lot 20
D.F. Barry (American, 1854-1934) Cabinet Photographs of Rain-in-the-Face and Push From the collections of John W. Painter (1929-2008)

lot of 2, includes a portrait of Rain-in-the-Face with Barry's West Superior, Wisconsin imprint on recto and Chief Gall backmark; AND a portrait of a standing man with manuscript title Push beneath image, Barry's West Superior, Wisconsin imprint on mount.

Lot 31
Beverly Dobbs (American, 1868-1937) Silver Gelatin Photograph

studio portrait of an Eskimo man and woman Arctic Studios, Nome Alaska in negative; AYS 1903 penciled on mat (image) 9 x 6 in.; (framed) 18.25 x 14 in. 1903

Lot 78
Plains Hide Doll

thread-sewn with shirt and skirt detailed in blue and red pigments; cloth body with composite face and black thread hair, height 13.25 in. early 20th century

Lot 115
Frontier Clip Point Knife with Inlay

marked with J.Russell & Co./ Green River Works on blade, length 9 in.; rosewood handle with tulip design lead inlay, total length 14.25 in. 19th century

Lot 125
Jicarilla Apache and Pima Baskets

lot of 2, includes a Jicarilla Apache polychrome basket, diameter 18.25 in.; AND a large Pima basket with meandering line motif, height 7.5 in. x diameter 19 in. first half 20th century

Lot 132
Navajo and Apache Cradle Boards

lot of 2, includes a Navajo wooden cradle board with bent wood visor and high varnished wood slats, length 29.5 in. x width 10.75 in., AND an Apache cradle board with slat frame and visor covered with yellow canvas, length 31.5 x width 13 in. 20th century

Lot 144
Pueblo Painted Gourd and Gourd Rattle

lot of 2, includes a rattle with wooden handle; face of rattle painted with a rain cloud and corn stalks, length 11 in. ;AND a gourd painted with faces and rain clouds; hide strung through center; crack in gourd reinforced with hide stitching, height 5.75 in. x diameter 9.25 in. early 20th century

Lot 216
Navajo, Picuris, and Tesuque Pottery Deaccessioned from the Children's Museum of Indianapolis

lot of 3, including a vase, a square and footed bowl, and a pitcher; tallest height 6.25 in. second quarter 20th century

Lot 225
Peruvian Pottery Mission Church

constructed with two bell towers, central roundel window, and pastor in doorway, height 10 in. x width 5.5 in. early 20th century

Lot 298
David Paladin Chethlahe (Dine/American, 1926-1984), Two Lithographs on Paper

Figural Scene in a Nocturnal SettingStanding Figure signed lower rightone numbered 54/75 lower left; the other with the handwritten inscription Best wishes, lower lefteach matted and framed21.5 x 14.5 in. (largest sight)

Lot 302
Jerry Cleman Ingram (Choctaw/Cherokee, b. 1941) Mat Cutouts

lot of 2, each having an incised signature, lower right and lower lefteach framed, (sight) 31.5 x 31.5 in. 

Lot 318
M. R. Nicholls (American, 20th century) Oil on Canvas

Indian Mother and Papoosesigned lower left, framed(sight) 23.75 x 19.5 in.

Lot 322
Paula Butler (American, 20th century) Oil on Canvas

Portrait of an Indian Mansigned lower right, framed(sight) 13.25 x 10.25 in.

Lot 323
Paula Butler (American, 20th century) Watercolor on Paper

Tesuque Maidensigned lower right, framed(sight) 13.5 x 17 in.

Lot 333
Matthesen (American, 20th century) Pastel on Paper

Portrait of an Indian Mansigned lower right, framed(sight) 12.5 x 11.25 in.

Lot 334
Wayne Cooper (American, b. 1942) Oil on Canvas

Mountain Mansigned lower right, framed(sight) 29.5 x 19.5 in.

Lot 19
Tiffany & Co. PLUS

An exceptional lot of four watches, two bracelets four brooches, four rings, one pendant and two pairs of earrings including one Tiffany & Co pendant watch ca 1903 in 18k gold suspended from a fleur de lis pin, one Waltham size 6/0 hunter case watch in 14k gold ca 1908, a 14k and diamond Geneva watch, a platinum Sama watch in an ornate 14k white gold bracelet with diamonds, a 14k and silver coiled wire bangle bracelet with yellow gold end cap...

Lot 39
Angela Cummings for Tiffany & Co., LeVian and More

A group of fine jewelry including one Angela Cummings for Tiffany & Co. Ginkgo leaf hair clip in 18k yellow gold, one Le Vian "Encore Collection" 14k yellow gold green amethyst ring with tsavorite garnet accents, Size 7.25, a free form black opal pendant in 18k yellow gold with an approximate 1/2 carat marquise diamond on the bail, a pair of opal ear clips in 18k yellow gold and platinum with ten diamonds weighing approximately one ...

Lot 40
A Group of Rings and Broochs including Tiffany & Co.

A group of six rings and two brooches. The first ring is in 18k white gold and is marked KCJ. It contains one SI2, H color round center diamond weighing approximately .75 carats. The hexagonal ring top is set with twelve round full cut diamonds weighing approximately .18 carats total weight while the hand-engraved shank contains eight diamonds weighing approximately .10 carats total weight, size 7.25. The second ring in 22k yellow gold contains o...

Lot 44
Earings,Pearls and Necklaces in 14 Karat Yellow Gold

A collection of 14k yellow gold jewelry including two 14k yellow gold swag necklaces containing over five carats of baguette and round diamonds plus one 8mm x 6mm oval blue sapphire and a pair of matching diamond earrings. Included are two pairs of pearl earrings, one with diamonds, a 16mm pearl ring in a hand fabricated mounting with twisted wire work, a 17.5", 7-7.5mm pearl necklace with a 14k yellow gold floral clasp and a pair of ribbon ...

Lot 50
Natural Pearls with a G.I.A Certificate

A double strand necklace featuring 130 pearls and slightly baroque pearls measuring approximately 5.0mm each. Strung on silk with a 14k yellow gold clasp one strand measures 15" while the other measures 16" which allows them to drape nicely on the neck. Accompanied by a G.I.A. gem identification report dated March 13,1986 stating "Natural Pearls".

Lot 53
Diamond Encrusted Watch in 14 Karat White Gold

A 14k white gold watch featuring round diamonds set throughout the dial, the bezel and on the watch band in an alternating brick pattern . Approximately 5.0 carats total weight. Quartz movement. Marked "585" and "AWAD." "Made in Italy" on reverse. 42.6 dwt.

Lot 60
Panthére de Cartier Wrist Watch in 18 Karat Yellow Gold

Panthére de Cartier wrist watch in 18k yellow gold. 21mm x 29mm including lugs. Model 1070. Hidden deployment clasp. Serial number 132203. Roman numerals on champagne dial. Blued stick hands. Includes Cartier box and watch booklet. 43.4 dwt.

Lot 69
Tiffany & Co. Automatic in 18 Karat Yellow Gold PLUS

An 18k yellow gold Tiffany & Co. 22mm wrist watch with an ETA 2670 automatic movement. Case marked 7368 and E6127. White dial with black roman numerals and stick hands. A 14k yellow gold 7", 14mm hinged bangle bracelet with three inlaid black onyx set between six rows of diamonds weighing approximately one carat total weight. A pair of 1.5", 14k yellow gold "door knocker" hoop earrings featuring four 8mm round blue topaz a...

Lot 77
Waltham Riverside Pocket Watch in Platinum and Diamonds PLUS a Diamond Pendant

A pocket watch and pendant. First is an exceptional Waltham pocket watch in platinum ca 1919. Waltham Riverside movement number 23174156. 17 jewel, size 6. White Arabic dial with blued spaded hands. Counter sunk sub second dial at 6 0'clock. Pendant wind and set. Sixty round diamonds are set around the outside perimeter of the watch each measuring 1.5mm and weighing approximately 1.0 carats total weight. Next is a heart pendant in 14k white g...

Lot 81
Jules Vernot Pocket Watch in 18 Karat Yellow Gold PLUS

Jules Vernot size 10 hunter case pocket watch in 18k yellow gold. Cuvette engraved "Patent Lever 15 Jewels no 10537 Jules Vernot Neuchatel". Case marked "WP & Co. 18K 14043." Roman numerals on white porcelain dial. Blued piston hands and a counter sub-second dial at 6 o'clock. Key wind and set. Floral design on front and reverse with reeded edge. An 18k yellow gold and platinum brooch in the form of a crowned eagle in ...

Lot 83
Elgin Pocket Watch in 14 Karat PLUS Pearls and Coral

A 14k yellow gold size 0 Elgin hunter case pocket watch ca 1897. Elgin seven-jewel movement marked 6581210. Case double signed 89938. Pendant wind and set. Roman numerals on white porcelain dial. Blued spaded hands. Counter sub-second dial at 6 o'clock. Very fine and detailed floral etching on front and reverse. An 18k two tone polychrome enamel brooch with a center cluster of turquoise and single cut diamonds scattered throughout complemente...

Lot 88
Designer Jewelry and Watches Including Ippolita

A group of five watches, two bracelets and two necklaces. A Gubelin 17 jewel bangle bracelet watch in 14k yellow gold with the dial marked T&H. A 14k yellow gold LaFemme watch with heart-shaped panels and pearls. A 14k yellow gold Omega watch with a diamond dial and bezel and a woven band. A 14k yellow gold Geneve watch with a woven mesh band and diamonds, a 14k yellow gold Vicence watch with a leather strap, an Ippolita bracelet marked "...

Lot 100
Three-Diamond Ring in 14k Yellow Gold with Rubies

A three-stone plate-set ring in 14k containing three SI2-I1, I-J color round diamonds weighing approximately 1.30 carats total weight accented by four 4mm x 2mm straight baguette rubies. 5.6 dwt. Size 12

Lot 102
Ring and Brooch in 14 Karat Yellow Gold

A jumping fish brooch in 14k yellow gold featuring mother-of-pearl with inlaid lapis and a diamond eye.  A ring featuring one 12.9mm x 10mm rectangular cushion cut center alexandrite (man-made) surrounded by one hundred and forty-six full cut diamonds around the center stone and set in the shank weighing approximately .50 carats total weight. Size 6.5. 10.1 dwt. 1.5" x 1" brooch

Lot 107
Bracelets, Earrings and Pearls in 14 Karat

A nice group made up of one diamond and black onyx octagonal bracelet set in 14k yellow gold containing thirty-four SI2-I1, H-I color round diamonds weighing approximately one carat total weight. A pair of 1.25" x .75" yellow gold and black enamel earrings accent the bracelet. An 18k yellow gold bracelet set with thirty-four 5mm square matched peridots is next and measures 7" long. Lastly a 46" pearl and pink tourmaline neckla...

Lot 108
Pearls, Coral, Cameos and a TechnoSport Chronograph

A large collection of jewelry including three well carved cameo brooches, two coral necklaces with additional coral beads and carvings, two pairs of cuff links, a TechnoSport TMY14 chronograph, a necklace in 14k with large cabochon rubies, a woven garnet necklace, an angel skin coral necklace with a 22mm cabochon coral in an 18k clasp, a single strand banded pearl necklace in 14k, a double strand pearl necklace with a large diamond and emerald se...

Lot 109
Pendant with an Uncut Diamond in a Gold and Diamond Cage

A custom-made pendant featuring one 16mm x 16mm natural uncut diamond encased in a frame constructed of 14k white gold and set with seventy seven SI1-SI2, G-H color round full cut diamonds weighing approximately .75 carats total weight. The pendant is suspended on a 24" 2mm box chain. 13.2 dwt.

Lot 110
Coral, Turquoise and a Vintage Brooch with Rose Cut Diamonds

A vintage 1.5" silver and gold brooch in the form of a crescent pierced and sawn in a foliate pattern containing rose cut diamonds throughout the design and nine bezel set cabochon star labrodorite in various shades of green. The pinback is threaded while the catch can be folded over. A four-strand 6-6.5mm coral bracelet contains 92 coral beads stung on knotted silk with 14k gold spacers and a large, (1.25") ornate, 14k yellow gold clas...

Lot 111
A.G.L. Certified Natural Mozambique Ruby Ring with Diamonds

Ring in 14k white gold featuring one oval A.G.L. certified natural red ruby measuring 12.68mm x 10.73mm x 4.1mm weighing approximately 5.50 carats surrounded by thirty-four round diamonds weighing approximately .82 carats total weight. Ruby is of Mozambique origin. American Gemological Laboratories (A.G.L.) document number CS 65737. Size 6.5

Lot 114
Peridot Multi-Strand Necklace PLUS

A large and well matched 18" ten strand peridot bead necklace featuring a heavy sterling clasp with a magnetic closure along with a 10mm wide green leather bracelet/watch strap with an 18k white gold buckle set with diamonds, blue sapphires and demantoid garnets.

Lot 115
An Angel Skin Coral Necklace, A Jade Pendant, PLUS

A 16" double strand of 10mm angel skin coral beads featuring one 18mm cabochon angel skin coral set in the 14k yellow gold clasp. A 14k white gold 2.5" wide "Sticks and Stones" brooch with carved green center stone and engraved details with diamonds weighing approximately .50 carats total weight scattered throughout. A 1.875" green and white jade pendant with a diamond bail and a rotating jade Buddha center and one .75&qu...

Lot 116
G.I.A. Certified Natural Sapphire Ring with Diamonds PLUS

G.I.A. certified natural blue sapphire set into a 14k white gold ring. Sapphire measures 5.95mm x 5.71mm x 3.21mm and weighs approximately 1.0 carats. There are two 4.4mm round diamonds on either side of the sapphire that weigh approximately .50 carats total weight. Ring marked "14K". Size 6.5. Gemological Institute of America (G.I.A.) Certification report number 5121904905. Included is a pair of 14k yellow gold basket setting earrings ...

Lot 117
A Trio of 14 Karat Pins and Pendants

A 14k yellow gold miniature brooch with a 24mm x 19mm oval hand-painted portrait of a lady decorated with flowers containing eight SI1-SI2, G color round diamonds weighing approximately 1.0 carat total weight. "Made in France" on reverse. Converts to a pendant. A 27mm x 21mm pear-shaped amethyst set in a 14k white gold bezel with three SI1, H color round diamonds set in the bale. And a white topped 14k yellow gold filigree pin containing three SI...

Lot 118
Ruby Dangle Earrings with Diamonds in Rose Gold

A pair of well matched 9mm x 7mm oval bright red rubies set in 14k rose gold dangle earrings with ear wires and one .045 carat diamond per ear.

Lot 119
Multi Color South Sea Pearl Necklace in 14 Karat

A South Sea pearl necklace strung on a yellow gold 3mm "popcorn" chain with yellow gold wire. A variety of seven 13-14.5mm pearls in white, golden and black circle the neck with 2.5" spaces between them. 32".

Lot 120
Tin Cup Necklace with Diamonds

A "Tin Cup" necklace in 14k yellow gold featuring seven round full cut diamonds set in bezels and suspended on a 1mm box chain weighing approximately 2.40 carats total weight. 2.5 dwt. 19" + 2" extender

Lot 121
Platinum Pearl Drop Pendant with Pearl Earrings PLUS

An 18mm x 14mm baroque South Sea pearl pendant in platinum highlighted by a VS2, H color round brilliant diamond weighing approximately .42 carats set in the bail along with a tear drop-shaped dangle containing one .05 carat round diamond and one 6mm x 5mm oval ruby. A pair of custom made earrings with posts and omega clips containing ten 7-8mm pearls set within a foliate pattern of diamonds bright cut in white gold weighing approximately .75 car...

Lot 130
A Loose 27 Carat Cushion Cut Tanzanite

Tanzanite measuring approximately 19mm x 13.5mm and weighing 27.01 carats. Tanzanite’s amazing color is an intriguing mix of blue and purple. It is exceptionally brilliant and is unique amongst gemstones for its multi-dimensional color. Tanzanite is strongly trichroic, which means that when crystals are removed from the earth they radiate three different colors - blue, violet and burgundy. Once cut and polished, the Tanzanite becomes a d...

Lot 131
G.I.A. Certified Natural Gray Opal Ring in Platinum with Diamonds

G.I.A. certified natural gray opal with vibrant color play weighing approximately 6.32 carats and measuring 19.90mm x 11.40mm x 4.50mm set in platinum surrounded by forty round diamonds weighing approximately .65 carats total weight. Complete with gem certification. Gemological Institute of America (G.I.A.) Report number 16395730. 6.7 dwt. Size 6.25

Lot 132
Fancy Light Yellow G.I.A. Certified Diamond Fashion Ring

An outstanding yellow and white diamond ring in 18k white and yellow gold. G.I.A. certified SI2, fancy light yellow pear-shaped center diamond weighing 4.01 carats surrounded by twenty-seven round yellow diamonds set in yellow gold weighing approximately .22 carats total weight with twelve pear shaped diamonds and thirty-five round diamonds weighing approximately 2.00 carats total weight. Gemological Institute of America (G.I.A.) report number 11...

Lot 139
Large Collection of Diamond and Gemstone Jewelry

Thirteen items in gold and platinum including one SI2, I color marquise cut diamond weighing approximately 2.50 carats. Other notable items include a platinum ring containing one 1.16 carat round brilliant diamond, an 18k white gold ring containing one SI1, H-I color round center diamond weighing approximately .75 carats, a 14k white gold ring with a radiant cut yellow diamond weighing approximately one carat, a 14k yellow gold ring with a pear s...

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