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RG Munn and iCollector.com To Present an American Indian Art Auction on January 7th

iCollector.com is starting off 2015 with their first auction of Native American art and collectibles on the evening Wednesday, January 7th . RG Munn Auctions will be broadcasting this event live on the internet with fully interactive live bidding, audio, and video. The bidding platform is provided by The Live Auction Group, and features simple and secure bidding from any mobile device, PC, or Mac. Registration is currently open and new bidders are welcome to join using their Facebook or Google Plus accounts, or their email address. Bidders with active accounts are welcome to register any time by simply visiting the auction on iCollector.com.

RG Munn is one of the premier auction houses of this type of material and always provide outstanding results to their consignors, buyers, and business partners. This auction includes art, baskets, rugs, kachinas, beadwork, jewelry, arrowheads, as well as a selection of beautiful paintings. There will be a piece available for any collector and this auction will draw not only a national audience, but also interested collectors from around the world.

In the first third of the sale, there is a stunning Navajo textile showing ant Lot 69 in the online catalog. This textile is from circa 1950’s to 1960’s with a black field Yei and rainbow colors. The dimensions are 36 inches by 53 inches. There are four photos available for preview on iCollector.com that give a very clear picture of the workmanship. The opening bid is only $200 and bids can be left now or taken live on auction day.

Lot 158 presents a lovely Hopi Pottery Bowl. This is a 1976 painted thunder bird design with a signature. The dimensions are 2.5 inches by 9 inches. This lot presents 6 detailed photos on iCollector.com to assist in determining the right amount to bid. Bidding opens at only $100 and will sell to the highest bidder.

Nearing the end of the sale, there is a notable kachina at Lot 182. This Hopi Kachina Doll is from the 1980’s and is hand carved. It is painted to depict koshari, and is signed by L Jim. At 10 inches tall, this is a beautiful doll to add to any collection. There are several photographs to view including a close up of the face, as well as showing the signature on the bottom of the artwork.

RG Munn Auctions will be broadcasting this auction with full audio, video, and real time internet bidding on Wednesday January 7th, 2015 at 7PM Mountain time, coming from beautiful New Mexico. Registration is open and absentee bidding is currently open for bidders who cannot bid live during the auction. Registration is using secure technology via iCollector.com and only takes a couple of minutes to get into the action.