High Plains Knife River Flint Heaven
IMPORTANT NATIVE AMERICAN ARTIFACT AUCTION
PREDOMINANTLY PALEO, CODY & MCKEAN COMPLEX ARTIFACTS

Location: Holiday Inn & Suites, Lakeville, Minnesota

SAT., NOV. 9, 2019
Auction starts at 10:00 a.m. until it’s over
(Preview: 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m.)

At auction will be an outstanding private collection amassed in the 1950s 1960s, all one owner. The majority of the artifacts in this collection are made from Knife River Flint, the number one material from this area. All artifacts in the collection have been found on private land in the “West River Country” of North Dakota. Predominantly found in Montrail, Dunn, McKenzie and Williams Counties. There will be other artifacts included from other areas with locations noted.
Helbling Auctioneers is pleased to have been chosen to offer the largest group of Native American Knife River Flint Arrowheads & Artifacts to be sold at one auction. All one owner! There will be offerings in all price ranges with artifacts from all time periods from Paleo to Historic.

The amount and quality of Knife River Flint offered will be hard to duplicate. The majority of the artifacts are in great condition, with many of them made from gem quality materials including Knife River flint, Agates, Hartville Uplift, Agatized Petrified wood, Porcellanite along with iron, brass.

All phone bids must be arranged 48 hours before start of sale. (15% Buyers Premium)

Holiday Inn & Suites is located just off Interstate 35, Lakeville exit. 20800 Kenrick Avenue 55044. Call 952-469-1134 before October 16th for reduced room rate.

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• All artifacts are from the “West River Country” of North Dakota unless noted otherwise
• Measurement in lot description is largest artifact in each frame

NATIVE AMERICAN ARTIFACTS

1. Frame with 49 notched points, mostly KRF, 1 1/4”
2. Three fine points, KRF, 2 1/2” (choice)
3. Three fine points, KRF, 1 7/8” (choice)
4. Three fine points, KRF, 3” (choice)
5. Three fine points, KRF, 1 7/8” (choice)
6. Four fine points, KRF, 2” (choice)

7. Four fine side knives, KRF, 4 1/8” (choice)
8. Paleo Folsom point, Midland point, & Folsom fragments, 2 1/4” (choice)
9. Paleo Eden & Alberta points, KRF, 2 1/8” (choice)
10. Three fine points, KRF, 3 1/4” (choice)
11. Three fine points, KRF, 2 1/4” (choice)
12. Three fine points, KRF, 2” (choice)

13. Three fine points, KRF, 2 1/2” (choice)
14. Three fine points, KRF, 1 5/8” (choice)
15. Three fine points, KRF, 2 7/8” (choice)
16. Three fine points, KRF, 2 1/4” (choice)
17. Three fine points, KRF, 1 3/4” (choice)
18. Three fine knives, KRF, 3” (choice)

19. Frame with six good points, KRF, 1 3/4”
20. Frame with six good points, KRF, 1 1/2”
21. Two fine knives & one point, KRF, 2 5/8” (choice)
22. Three fine points, KRF, 2 1/4” (choice)
23. Three fine points, KRF, 2 1/4” (choice)
24. Three fine points, KRF, 3 1/4” (choice)

25. Frame with six good points, KRF, 1 3/4”
26. Three fine points, KRF, 1 5/8” (choice)
27. Three fine points, KRF, 3 1/4” (choice)
28. Three fine knives, KRF, 3 1/8” (choice)
29. Frame with nine fine un-notched points, 1 5/8”
30. Three fine points, KRF, 2” (choice)

31. Three fine points, KRF, 2 3/16” (choice)
32. Four fine points, KRF, 2 1/2” (choice)
33. Frame with 17 good points, mostly KRF, 1 7/8”
34. Frame with fine Agate Scotts Bluff point from Wyoming, 3 5/8”
35. Frame with fine Agate Basin point, location not known, 4 1/4”
36. Three fine points, KRF, 3 1/2” (choice)

37. Three fine points, KRF, 2” (choice)
38. Frame with six good points, KRF, 1 1/2”
39. Frame with 14 notched points, mostly KRF, 1 3/4”
40. Frame with 16 notched points, mostly KRF, 1 3/4”
41. Six fine points, KRF, 2 1/2” (choice)

42. Paleo specialized tools, KRF, 2 1/2”
43. Frame with 14 notched points, some KRF, 1 1/8”
44. Frame with 30 notched points, mostly KRF, 1”
45. Four fine knives, KRF, 3 1/2” (choice)

46. Frame with 12 heart-breakers in need of restoration, 2 5/8”
47. Fine KRF point, 3 3/8”
48. Two fine knives, KRF, 4 1/2” (choice)
49. Three fine points, Porcellanite & KRF, 2 1/2”
50. Frame with 16 notched points, mostly KRF, 1 3/4”

51. Frame with 16 notched points, mostly KRF, 1 1/2”
52. Frame with 10 notched points, mostly KRF, 2 3/8”
53. Four fine points, KRF, 2” (choice)
54. Three fine points, KRF, 1 3/4” (choice)
55. Frame with 10 heart-breakers in need of restoration, 2 1/2”

56. Paleo point, KRF, 3 1/2”
57. Paleo point Goshen, KRF, 2 1/2”
58. Three fine knives, KRF, 2 5/8”
59. Frame with 16 notched points, mostly KRF, 2 1/4”
60. Frame with 18 notched points, mostly KRF, 1 5/8”

61. Six fine points, KRF, 1 5/8” (choice)
62. Three fine points, KRF, 1 3/4” (choice)
63. Frame with six nice knives, KRF, 3 1/4”
64. Frame with 16 notched points, mostly KRF, 2”
65. Three fine knives, KRF, 3” (choice)

66. Frame with 30 notched points, many KRF, 2 1/4”
67. Frame with 12 notched points, all KRF, 1 7/8”
68. Four Iron points with clear finish, 3 3/8”
69. Six fine points, KRF, 1 1/4” (choice)
70. Three fine points, KRF, 2” (choice)
71. Paleo point, KRF, location not known, 3 1/8”

72. Frame with 36 points, mostly KRF, 1 1/2”
73. Frame with 14 notched points, all KRF, 1 5/8”
74. Fine knife, KRF, 3 5/8”
75. Six fine side notched points, KRF & Agate, 1 3/4” (choice)
76. Pendent & beads, 2 1/4” (choice)
77. Two fine Iron points, 3 3/8” (choice)

78. Three fine points, KRF & Agate, 2” (choice)
79. Three fine points, KRF, 2” (choice)
80. Frame with 14 knives, many KRF, 3”
81. Frame of thumb scrapers, KRF, 2 1/4”
82. Frame with six good points, KRF, 2 1/4”

83. Three fine points, Porcellanite & Hartville Uplift, 2” (choice)
84. Three fine points, KRF, 2 1/2” (choice)
85. Frame with 14 points, KRF, 1 3/4”
86. Frame with thumb scrapers, mostly KRF, 1 7/8”
87. Paleo point, KRF, location not known, 3 1/4”
88. Six fine points, Agate & KRF, 1 5/8” (choice)

89. Frame with ancient KRF points with some re-chipping
90. Frame with ancient KRF points with some re-chipping
91. Frame with ancient KRF points with some re-chipping
92. Frame with ancient KRF points with some re-chipping

93. Frame with ancient KRF points with some re-chipping
94. Frame with ancient KRF points with some re-chipping
95. Frame with ancient KRF points with some re-chipping
96. Frame with ancient KRF knife with re-chipping
97. Frame with ancient KRF knives with re-chipping

98. Frame with ancient KRF points with some re-chipping
99. Frame with ancient KRF points with some re-chipping
100. Frame with ancient KRF points with some re-chipping
101. Frame with ancient KRF points with some re-chipping

102. Frame with ancient KRF points & knife with some re-chipping
103. Frame with ancient KRF points with some re-chipping
104. Modern “Grey Ghost” knife, 7 1/4”
105. Modern “Grey Ghost” knife, 9”

106. Modern “Grey Ghost” knife, 5 5/8”
107. Modern “Grey Ghost” knife, 7 5/8”
108. Modern “Grey Ghost” knife, 8”
109. Modern “Grey Ghost” knife, 8 3/4”

110. Modern “Grey Ghost” knife, 9”
111. Modern “Grey Ghost” knife, 8”
112. Modern “Grey Ghost” knife, 8 1/8”
113. Modern “Grey Ghost” tang knife, 8 1/4”

NATIVE AMERICAN ARTIFACTS

114. Modern points & fish hooks, 4 1/2” (choice)
115. Modern “Grey Ghost” knife, 9”
116. Modern ground smooth paper weight, 5 1/4”
117. Modern “Grey Ghost” tang knife, 5 1/2”

118. Frame of Modern points & effigies, 5 1/8”
119. Modern “Grey Ghost” knife, 5 1/8”
120. Frame with 10 Obsidian points from Utah, 2 1/8”
121. Frame with 30 points & knives from Utah, 2 1/4”
122. Frame with 10 Obsidian points from Utah, 3 3/8”

123. Frame with 12 Obsidian points from Utah, 2 3/4”
124. Frame with 18 Obsidian points from Utah, 2 1/4”
125. Frame with 22 artifacts from Missouri, 7 3/4”

126. Frame with 16 artifacts; some old, some new, 5 3/4”(Location not known)

127. Frame with 18 artifacts; some old, some new, 5 1/4” (Location not known)

128. Frame with 33 artifacts; some old, some new, 4 1/2” (Location not known)

129. Frame with 29 artifacts; some old, some new, 4 1/2” (Location not known)

130. Red container with broken artifacts
131. Hammers axes & other stone tools, some not in photo (choice)

132. Henderson Ames Civil War Knight Head sword from the finder’s family

133. Two Indian arrows with stone arrowheads

134. Animal leg bone with arrowhead (no photo)
135. Large group of nice oak and glass artifact display frames
136. Yonkee point from North Dakota, Tom Davis paper, 3 5/8”
137. Lerma knife from North Dakota, KRF, Tom Davis paper, 3 5/8
138. Cody Knife from Manitoba, Canada, KRF, T&T paper, 3 3/8”
139. Clovis point from Dunn County, North Dakota, KRF, T&T paper, 3 1/8”

140. Paleo Lance from Montrail County, North Dakota, KRF, T&T paper, 3 1/4”
141. Paleo Lance from Montana, KRF, T&T paper, 3 1/2”
142. Frame with 35 points, mostly KRF
143. Three fine points KRF, 2 1/2” (choice)
144. Three fine points KRF, 1 5/8” (choice)

145. Frame with 10 heart-breakers in need of restoration, 2 1/4”
146. Nineteen drills, mostly KRF, 2 1/2” (choice)
147. Three Deep Water Creek points, KRF, 3” (choice)
148. Frame with 6 good side notched points, mostly KRF, 1 1/4”
149. Four Iron & two Brass arrowheads, 4” (choice)

150. Frame with 8 heart-breakers in need of restoration, 2 1/4”
151. Paleo points, KRF, 3 5/8” (choice)
152. Frame with 18 points, mostly KRF, 1 1/2”
153. Three fine points, one KRF, 2 1/8” (choice)
154. Seven side-notched points, 1”

155. Three fine points, Agate & KRF, 2” (choice)
156. Six fine points, Agate & KRF, 1 3/4” (choice)
157. Jasper or Petrified Wood point from Colorado, 4 3/4”
158. Black point, location not known, 4”
159. 3 good points, 4”
160. 30 points, some KRF, 1 1/4”

161. 17 points, some KRF, 2 1/4”
162. Three fine points, KRF, 2 1/4” (choice)
163. Six good points, KRF, 1 1/2” (choice)
164. Paleo points, Hell Gap & Agate Basin, 2 1/4” (choice)
165. Huge Drill, location not known, 3 1/2”
166. Nice Coshocton Flint corner notched point from Ohio, 4 1/2”

167. Three fine points, one KRF, 2 1/2” (choice)
168. Six fine points, KRF, 2” (choice)
169. Three fine points, Agate & KRF, 2” (choice)
170. Three fine points, Agate & KRF, 2” (choice)
171. Paleo points; Folsom, Hell Gap, Agate Basin, 2 1/4” (choice)
172. Three nice knives, KRF, 3” (choice)
173. Paleo points, KRF & Silicified Sandstone, 2 1/4” (choice)

174. Paleo Agate Basins, one Fine Moss Agate, 2 1/4” (choice)
175. Three fine points, KRF, 2 1/4” (choice)
176. Three fine points, KRF, 1 1/2” (choice)
177. Paleo Folsom’s, location not known, 1 7/8” (choice)
178. Frame with Fine Drills, 2 1/2”
179. Six points, KRF 1 3/4”
180. Ghost Points, look close, 1 1/4” (choice)
181. Three fine points, KRF, 1 3/4” (choice)

182. Frame with 14 heart-breakers in need of restoration, 2 5/8”
183. Four fine points, KRF, 2 1/8” (choice)
184. Four fine points, KRF, 1 3/4” (choice)
185. Three fine points, Agate & KRF, 1 1/2” (choice)
186. Three fine points, KRF, 1 1/2” (choice)
187. Frame with over 65 arrowheads, many KRF, 1 1/2”

188. Three fine points, KRF, 2 1/8” (choice)
189. Four fine points, KRF, 1 5/8” (choice)
190. Five unusual Porcellanite artifacts, 3 3/8”
191. Three fine points, Agate & KRF, 1 3/4” (choice)
192. Frame with 6 good points KRF 2”
193. Seven good points & knives, some KRF, 2 7/8”

194. Four good points, KRF, 2”
195. Six points, KRF, 1 3/4”
196. Six good points, mostly KRF, 1 1/2”
197. Three fine points, KRF, 1 3/4” (choice)
198. Three fine points, one KRF, 1 1/2” (choice)
199. Frame with 3 points, two KRF, 2”
200. Frame with 32 arrowheads, mostly KRF, 2”

201. Two KRF knives, 3 3/8”
202. Three KRF knives
203. Frame of mostly KRF artifacts
204. Frame of mostly KRF artifacts

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