Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Lone Jack, MO, United States
DoneWed, Aug 28, 2013 5:00 PM GMT
Bell Trading Post Indian Jewelry Collection
This is an online only auction of vintage Bell Trading Post jewelry made by Native Americans for the Bell Trading Company. Bell Trading Post was in business from the 1930s through the 1980s along Route 66 in New Mexico. This collection, the inventory of a former sales representative, consists of thousands of individual pieces grouped into over 300 lots. There are sterling silver, nickel silver and copper pieces, many with turquoise including a number of the Corinthian line include Bolo Ties, Belt Buckles, Bracelets, Charms, Cuff Bracelets, Money Clips, Necklaces, Pendants, Rings and much more. The pieces up for auction here are all mint condition new-old-stock salesman's samples. This is the largest collection of Bell Trading Posting Jewelry ever catalogued in one place. Many pieces are still attached to Bell's original display cards.