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Allard Auctions Sends Native American Art and Artifacts to the Auction Block on November 11th and 12th

Allard Auctions is holding their Big Fall Phoenix Auction of 2017. On Saturday November 11th, and Sunday November 12th, 2017, Allard will be hosting for online bidding on iCollector.com with over 900 Lots to chose from. This is a collection that should not be missed. Some of the features in the sale are:

*A quality collection of Navajo rugs, original Native art, and pottery from Santa Fe.
*More beadwork items from the Bob Wills collection.
*More original Native art from our Chicago collection.
*More items from the Williams Costume Co. collection.

In addition to these highlights, there are 100+ baskets, 100+ pieces of beadwork, 100+ pieces of jewelry, 50+ pieces of pottery, 50+ NW Coast and Eskimo items.

There are also several historic Navajo rugs, old photos, bronzes, kachinas, tradebeads, ivory carvings, stone relics, Western relics, interesting antiques, collector’s books, music items, and 60+ box lots to be sold at the end of each days action.

A highly impressive piece of pottery valued at almost $16000 is up on the auction block at Lot 180. This is a San Ildefonso Pottery Plate by Maria Martinez. From the early 1900s, this is a large black on black 14” plate with a classic radiating feather design. It is a museum quality example In very good condition and signed by the artist. Bidding opens at only $4000 and there are some stunning photos in the online catalog.

The highlight Navajo rug is up for grabs on the second day at Lot 550. This is an historic rug from JB Moore with a pre auction value of almost $20000. From circa 1903-1911 this rare rug is designed and woven and there are only a few still in existence. In very good condition, this measures 89” by 57”. Bidding opens for $5000.

Live bidding kicks off on both days at 12 Noon Pacific Time. Absentee bidding is available through any computer or mobile device right up until auction day. The full catalog is now online for inspection with multiple photos for every piece. Allard Auctions is proud to present this auction and are happy to answer any questions via email or telephone in anticipation of a fantastic sale.

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