Our General American Indian and Western Art: Timed Auction has a variety of material from prehistoric to contemporary and from all across the county. Highlighted in this auction are items from the following collections:

Stanley Slocum Collection, Minnesota 
Dick Jemison, Alabama
Karen Tosterud, Bellaire, Michigan
Mr. Richard Rosenberg, Elmhurst, Illinois
an Estate in Sinking Springs, Ohio; Collected by "Chief" R. Deerfoot (1871-1959)
Descended in the family of U.S. Special Agent Johnson N. High (1842-1909)
Benefiting the U.S. Children's Center on Historical Education and Advocacy

Erin Rust
513-871-1670 x239

Auction Begins Closing
Monday, April 19, 2021 - 12:00 pm (extended bidding available) 

By Appointment Only 

Timed Auction
Special Collections items are available for absentee bidding only. You can browse the catalog and place bids at any time.

Absentee Bidding
This platform operates using the "proxibid" method - you may place a high bid and the system will bid on your behalf up to that limit.

5-Minute Closing Rule
Starting at 12:00 PM (Noon) on the Final Date, all lots will close starting with lot #1. There will be a 1 minute period between each item until all items close.

Extended Bidding
Any bids placed within 5 minutes of the closing time will extend bidding by another 15 minutes. This rule will apply continuously until no bids are placed within the 5 minute period.

Email Notification
You will receive an email notification:
-each time you place a bid
-when you are outbid on any lot
-at the close of the auction if you are the high bidder

End of the Auction
You will receive an invoice detailing the hammer price, a buyer's premium charge, sales tax (for Ohio residents) and a shipping quote. To schedule a payment, contact us at payment@cowans.com, or call our office at 513-871-1670.


Buyer's Premium
25% added to the final price of each item sold in this auction