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Mount Sterling, KY, United States
DoneSat, May 1, 2010 2:00 PM GMT
Virgil Y. Russell Indian Artifact Auction
The Artifact Company is proud to present the Auction of the Virgil Y. Russell and Brooks Family Collections of Native American Artifacts. Mr. Russell (1895-1957) was a prolific collector, author, and dealer, publishing two books on artifacts and amassing a substantial collection. The Brooks Family operated a spa and spring water company at Blue Licks Battlefield in Robertson Co., Kentucky for many years, and acquired many artifacts during their tenure. This sale features premium pieces from both collections as well as selected consignments from quality collections.