09-15-2001 09-15-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
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September 15, 2001 10:00AMCalender

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  • Seven African Metal Items

    Lot: 38
    Sold for: $144$125

    Seven African Metal Items, four oval brass containers with stamped decoration, two cast bronze pieces with elaborate decoration, and a cylindrical covered container with elaborate stamped more ...

  • Three African Wood Rattles

    Lot: 39
    Sold for: $173$150

    Three African Wood Rattles, the wood handles with pierced round calabash sections for rattles, lg. 17 1/2 more ...

  • African Cloth and Carved Wood Doll

    Lot: 42
    Sold for: $633$550

    African Cloth and Carved Wood Doll, Yoruba, the body with wood frame covered with various types of cloth, the separate carved wooden head with broad nose, scarification marks, and incised coiffure, more ...

  • African Carved Wood Ibeji Doll

    Lot: 43
    Sold for: $374$325

    African Carved Wood Ibeji Doll, Yoruba, the female with central crested coiffure, facial scarifications, stylized ears, and a cowry shell covered cloth cloak, dark patina, ht. 10 more ...

  • African Carved Wood and Hide Doll

    Lot: 44
    Sold for: $230$200

    African Carved Wood and Hide Doll, the probably male figure with beaded hide cape and loin cover, elaborate beaded coiffure and necklaces, medium brown patina, ht. 13 more ...

  • Two African Carved Wood Sling Shots

    Lot: 45
    Sold for: $518$450

    Two African Carved Wood Sling Shots, Baule, both anthropomorphic carvings incorporating animal head imagery, ht. of tallest 7 1/2 more ...

  • African Carved Wood Female Figure

    Lot: 46
    Sold for: $431$375

    African Carved Wood Female Figure, Kamba, the figure seated on a three-footed stool, with arms resting on the knees, the large bald head with large stylized ears, small incised mouth, broad nose, more ...

  • African Gourd with Carved Wood Head

    Lot: 47
    Sold for: $633$550

    African Gourd with Carved Wood Head, Yaka, the stylized head with extended tongue, large upturned nose, coffee bean eyes, crested coiffure with hole for suspension, attached to a perforated gourd more ...

  • Carved Wood African Figure

    Lot: 48
    Sold for: $546$475

    Carved Wood African Figure, Pende, the lower form on a round base, the arms carved away from the body with hands over the abdomen and pierced, the serene face under a ridged headdress, dark patina, more ...

  • African Carved Wood Divination Bowl

    Lot: 49
    Sold for: $345$300

    African Carved Wood Divination Bowl, Yoruba, the female figure with elongated head and breasts, kneeling on a round base, the upturned arms and head supporting a shallow bowl with incised upper edge more ...

  • African Carved Wood Figure

    Lot: 50
    Sold for: $144$125

    African Carved Wood Figure, Luba, the female figure with oversize feet, hands on the protruding abdomen, the concave face with protruding mouth, broad triangular nose and narrow eye slits, stylized more ...

  • African Carved Wood Janus Figure

    Lot: 51
    Sold for: $575$500

    African Carved Wood Janus Figure, Hemba, the Janus male torso with hands to the abdomen, each face with slight variation, a protruding mouth, triangular nose, almond-shaped eyes, hollow cavity at more ...

  • African Carved Wood Antelope Headdress

    Lot: 53
    Sold for: $144$125

    African Carved Wood Antelope Headdress, Bamana, the stylized animal with elongated head, slightly upswept horns, incised detail, and trade bead decoration, dark patina, (minor repair), lg. 22 more ...

  • African Carved Wood Stool

    Lot: 54
    Sold for: $115$100

    African Carved Wood Stool, Ahanti, the one-piece stool with curved seat, geometric cut-out pedestal, and rectangular base, lg. 21 1/2 more ...

  • African Carved Wood Mask

    Lot: 56
    Sold for: $1,840$1,600

    African Carved Wood Mask, Dan, the hollow oval form with protruding forehead, large protruding beak, the articulated lower jar with animal hair covering, pierced metal covered slit eyes with more ...

  • African Carved Wood Mask

    Lot: 57
    Sold for: $1,150$1,000

    African Carved Wood Mask, Punu, the hollowed oval form with heart-shaped face, down-turned mouth, pierced eyes, arched brows, and tripartite coiffure, aged patina, traces of pigment, (native more ...

  • African Carved Wood Figure

    Lot: 58
    Sold for: $460$400

    African Carved Wood Figure, Yaka, the female figure seated on a four-legged stool, one hand resting on a knee, the other holding a staff form, the large head with protruding ears, coffee bean eyes, more ...

  • African Carved Wood Female Figure

    Lot: 61
    Sold for: $230$200

    African Carved Wood Female Figure, Mossi, with crude muscular legs, hanging arms, pendant breasts, the head with round face, rectangular nose and median crest, pyro engraved scarification patterns more ...

  • African Carved Wood Figure

    Lot: 62
    Sold for: $115$100

    African Carved Wood Figure, Bamana, the female form with flat angular legs, long torso, elongated facial features, bilobed coiffure, and incised scarification patterns, dark patina, ht. 17 more ...

  • African Carved Wood Mask

    Lot: 63
    Sold for: $1,093$950

    African Carved Wood Mask, Chokwe, the hollow oval form with pierced rectangular mouth showing teeth, small nose, coffee bean eyes with pierced slits, small round indentations on cheeks, tripartite more ...

  • African Polychrome Carved Wood Antelope Mask

    Lot: 65
    Sold for: $316$275

    African Polychrome Carved Wood Antelope Mask, Guro, the hollow form with opened jaw showing carved teeth, oval eyes with pierced slits, keloids on forehead, and upturned horns, red, black, and white more ...

  • African Cloth and Shell Shirt and Headdress

    Lot: 66
    Sold for: $575$500

    African Cloth and Shell Shirt and Headdress, Bamana, the short-sleeved pull-over shirt profusely decorated with cowry shells, the headdress with hollow wood cap, central pole, and cloth and leather more ...

  • African Polychrome Carved Wood Helmet Mask

    Lot: 67
    Sold for: $230$200

    African Polychrome Carved Wood Helmet Mask, Senufo, the "fire spitter" animal mask with long open muzzle surmounted by an abstract face, a standing leopard, and two horns, (cracks, wood more ...

  • African Carved Wood Figure

    Lot: 69
    Sold for: $259$225

    African Carved Wood Figure, Mumuye, the highly stylized female form with single crested coiffure, aged patina, (termite damage), ht. 30 more ...

  • African Carved Wood Door Latch

    Lot: 70
    Sold for: $230$200

    African Carved Wood Door Latch, Bamana, the incised latch form with highly stylized tripartite head, dark patina, ht.16 more ...

  • African Carved Wood Door Latch

    Lot: 71
    Sold for: $201$175

    African Carved Wood Door Latch, Bamana, the incised latch form, the head with horns and human facial features, ht. 10 more ...

  • African Carved Wood Stool

    Lot: 74
    Sold for: $546$475

    African Carved Wood Stool, Dogon, with round base and top supported by a central cylindrical post and six carved figures, a female with hands on her knees, a bearded male with arms raised over head, more ...

  • Small African Carved Wood Mask

    Lot: 75
    Sold for: $805$700

    Small African Carved Wood Mask, Bassa, the hollow tapered form pierced around the rim for attachment, with small protruding mouth, narrow pierced eyes, protruding forehead, and plaited coiffure, more ...

  • African Polychrome Wood Mask

    Lot: 76
    Sold for: $230$200

    African Polychrome Wood Mask, Ibo, the hollowed oval form with narrow mouth and nose, pierced slit eyes, kaolin painted face, and elaborate carved and painted headdress, a cloth drop is tacked to more ...

  • African Polychrome Carved Wood Shrine

    Lot: 77
    Sold for: $259$225

    African Polychrome Carved Wood Shrine, Yoruba, the heavy cylindrical form with high relief carving of a woman, highly stylized animals and a ladder, traces of blue, red, and white pigments, ht. 16 more ...