Email with the item number(s) you wish to purchase. Please include your phone number so we can call you to verify the order, the final tally, and method of payment. Your email provides us with a verifiable first-come-first-served queue. Pick up or delivery possible. Shipping fees, if necessary, will be added to final amount. Payment can be by check or credit card.

We add new items as we receive new donations. Check back regularly!

Darlene Lizarraga
Marketing Office
Arizona State Museum
PO Box 210026
Tucson, AZ  85721-0026

Checks payable to "UA Foundation/ASM" with "benefit sale" in the memo line. No portion of your purchase is tax deductible. All sales final.

This array of previously owned individual items and estate collections is donated throughout the year specifically to be sold for the benefit of ASM's ethnological collections. The Benefit Sale is produced annually by the Friends of the ASM Collections. Funds raised allow curators to make purchases that enhance the museum's ethnological collections, and help underwrite events and exhibits that share ASM collections with the public. Our great thanks to the members of the Benefit Sale Committee! No portion of any purchase is tax deductible. All sales final.


Jewelry Item 15
Mexican set of necklace, bracelet, earrings: necklace measures 16" x 1" / bracelet is 7 1/2" x 1" / earrings (screw on) 1" x 3/4"


Jewelry Item 17


Jewelry Item 38
Hopi silver watchband with kokopelli motif


Jewelry Item 39
3-strand shell necklace


Jewelry Item 46
Bone fetish necklace


Jewelry Item 49


Jewelry Item 54
Bracelet, DH hallmark


Jewelry Item 55


Jewelry Item 56
Zuni Pueblo Fetish (Ducks) Necklace
Total length 29 ½”


Jewelry Item 59
Santo Domingo Pueblo Fetish Necklace
Total length 30” 


Jewelry Item 63
Paiute-Shoshone Clip on earrings attributed to Michael Rogers.
Measures 1 ¼” x ¾”


Jewelry Item 67
Zuni Pueblo Inlay Ring 
Measures 1 ½” x ¾”
Size 7.3


Jewelry Item 68
Navajo American Turquoise Ring
Signed WCV in a feather 
Size 8.3


Jewelry Item 70
Native American Inlay Ring 
Size 10 


Jewelry Item 71
Large Navajo Agate Ring by Monty Claw
Measures 2 ½” x 1” 
Size 6.5


Jewelry Item 72
Navajo Turquoise Ring
Size 5.6


Jewelry Item 73
Navajo Turquoise Ring
Signature illegible
Size 5.5


Jewelry Item 75
Silver and inlay turquoise bracelet with animal motifs
Not signed and culture unknown
Measures 5 ½” not including a 1 ½” gap


Jewelry Item 78
Zuni Silver and Coral Bracelet
Signed Zuni D & V  Dewa (Don and Velma)
Measures 6”, not including the 1” gap


Jewelry Item 87
Wedding jar pendant


Jewelry Item 91
Costume belt buckle


Jewelry Item 93
Silver tie bola tie
Total length about 18"


Jewelry Item 100
Seri white shell necklace
Hangs about 18"


Jewelry Item 101
Twisted wire bangle bracelet
2" circumference, not perfectly round


Jewelry item 105
Navajo sterling silver women's belt buckle with 4 leather belts (gray suede, black suede, burgundy suede, brown suede)
each conch0 is 2.5X2"
$50 for the set


​​​​​​Jewelry item 107
Silver spiral ring, size 8
1 inch wide
Marked sterling-E under a mountain


Jewelry item 108
Mexican? silver ring with orange stone/shell
Marked .925 E.P.
Size 4, .5X.25 inches


Jewelry item 109
Navajo green stones
Size 5.5, 1.5X.25 inches


Jewelry item 110
Beaded earrings, pierced
Hang 2.5 inches


Jewelry item 113
Seri ironwood and shell necklace
Hangs 14 inches


Jewelry item 114
Navajo sandcast and turquoise bola tie
1.75X2 inches
Hangs about 19 inches


Jewelry item 117
Zuni inlay bola tie, katsina face


Jewelry item 118
Santo Domingo bola tie by Charlie Bird
Jet and coral


Jewelry Item 5
Santo Domingo


Jewelry Item 6