Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Los Angeles, CA, United States
DoneSun, Jan 29, 2012 12:00 AM GMT
2012 High Noon Auction
JANUARY 28-29 - MESA, ARIZONA The 22nd Annual High Noon Western Americana Antique Show and Auction produced by High Noon of Los Angeles, CA. For more information and to obtain an auction catalog, contact High Noon at (310) 202-9010 or visit their website at www.highnoon.com. ANTIQUE SHOW: Sat & Sun, January 28-29. Mesa Convention Center- 263 N Center St. HRS: Sat from 9am - 4:30pm; Sun, 9:30am to 3pm. Admission $10 per day, $15 for weekend pass. AUCTION: SAT JANUARY 28th -5pm at Phoenix Marriott Mesa (adjacent to Mesa Convention Center - 200 N Centennial Way. Preview available on Thurs from 3pm-7pm, Fri, from 9am to 5pm and Sat from 9am-4:30pm. Bidding is available in person, by phone and absentee and live online through Live Auctioneers. HIGHLIGHTS: COWBOY category: Historically important and stunning, silver-wrapped threaded saddle Pancho Villa Saddle (est $150,000-250,000), early and stunning Edward H Bohlin saddle made for California land grant Yorba Linda family (est $60,000-90,000). Jesus Tapia silver mounted California bit (est $15,000-20,000), Montie Montana Hollywood Nudie shirt, boots (est $1000-1500), N Porter Saddle from Zane Gray ($3000-4000). NATIVE AMERICAN category: 1870 Arapaho Dress (est $50,000-70,00), Lakota/Sioux Belt Ax (est $7000-9000), Sioux child's 1890 pictorial beaded vest with two horses and elk (est $5000-7000). FINE ART category: Exceptional watercolor by Edward Borein (est $60,000-80,000) will be one of many fine pieces. For over 20 years, High Noon has deservedly earned a reputation for representing the most important and finest Western Americana in the world. And yes, as expected, the High Noon auction will feature the finest bits, spurs, gun rigs, and as always, captivating pieces of Western Hollywood. Be sure to attend their 22nd Annual Americana ANTIQUE SHOW which runs both Saturday and Sunday.