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  • Zemle Antelope Mask

    Lot: 155
    Unsold  

    Zemle Antelope Mask, with gaping mouth, bared notched teeth, deeply-carved lozenge-shaped nostrils, flattened snout and grooved close-set brows, the forehead surmounted by a pair of backward curving ...

  • An Ekoi Headdress

    Lot: 179
    Sold for: $1,476$1,200

    An Ekoi Headdress, Nigeria, the circular fiber platform supporting a seated figure with articulated limbs and oversized head with open mouth inset with metal teeth, raised scarification on the head, ...

  • Cherokee Polychrome Carved Wood Mask

    Lot: 290
    Sold for: $2,091$1,700

    Cherokee Polychrome Carved Wood Mask, the hollow tapered form with down-turned pierced mouth, four top row teeth, prominent nose with pierced nostrils, pierced eyes, two short curved horns with an ...

  • Philippine Woven Hat

    Lot: 1515
    Sold for: $37$30

    Philippine Woven Hat, Igorot, Northern Luzon, 19th century, decorated with dog teeth and metal disks, collected in 1898, dia. 6 in. ...

  • Philippine Woven Hat

    Lot: 1025
    Unsold  

    Philippine Woven Hat, Igorot, Northern Luzon, 19th century, decorated with dog teeth and metal disks, collected in 1898, dia. 6 in. ...

  • African Ngbaka Mask

    Lot: 1484
    Sold for: $185$150

    African Ngbaka Mask, hollowed-out form with pierced open mouth and metal teeth, long elongated nose and pierced eyes, kaolin and black pigments, ht. 10 1/4 in. ...

  • Dan Face Mask

    Lot: 98
    Sold for: $492$400

    Dan Face Mask, hollowed-out form with diamond-shaped mouth inset with metal plugs for teeth beneath the naturalistic nose and pierced slit eyes, with a protruding central ridge on the forehead and ...

  • Guerre/Wobi Mask

    Lot: 1002
    Sold for: $172$140

    Guerre/Wobi Mask, carved wood embellished with hair, metal teeth, and two rows of bells, ht. 11 3/4 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. Note: "To understand and ...

  • Guerre/Wobi Mask

    Lot: 3096
    Unsold  

    Guerre/Wobi Mask, carved wood embellished with hair, metal teeth, and two rows of bells, ht. 11 3/4 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. Note: "To understand and ...

  • Dan Carved Wood Female Figure

    Lot: 77
    Sold for: $4,920$4,000

    Dan Carved Wood Female Figure, with small metal teeth and blackened surface, ht. 30 in. ...

  • "Sailor's Rights" Decorated Swordfish Sword

    Lot: 1120
    Sold for: $615$500

    "Sailor's Rights" Decorated Swordfish Sword, America, 19th century, with white-painted wood handle and sheet metal hilt, the blade with forty-one retained "teeth" is lettered in black "SAILOR'S ...

  • Jules Jurgensen 18kt Hunter Case Watch

    Lot: 106
    Sold for: $2,460$2,000

    Jules Jurgensen 18kt Hunter Case Watch, Copenhagen, No. 11173, 1869, guilloche case opens to the porcelain Roman numeral dial marked Jules Juregensen/Copenhagen, blued-steel moon hands, inside lid ...

  • Metal and Wood Thrasher

    Lot: 1282
    Unsold  

    Metal and Wood Thrasher, Korea, 20th century, wrought iron teeth, mounted on a wood base, lg. 25 in. ...

  • Four Small Dolls

    Lot: 1018
    Sold for: $277$225

    Four Small Dolls, likely all Germany, an all-bisque girl doll, unmarked, with auburn wig, fixed brown glass eyes, painted mouth, eyebrows, and eyelashes, molded and painted stockings and shoes, and ...

  • Kestner 257 Flirty Eye Character Baby

    Lot: 166
    Sold for: $240$200

    Kestner 257 Flirty Eye Character Baby, Germany, brown glass flirty eyes with metal eyelids, open mouth, two upper teeth, molded tongue, even bisque coloring with rosy cheeks, marked "Made in Germany ...

  • Nine Carved Ceramic Pipes

    Lot: 895
    Sold for: $178$150

    Nine Carved Ceramic Pipes, a polychrome enameled man with long white beard, ht. 2 3/8; two sculls with enameled white teeth, ht. 1 7/8; a female bust with a crown composed of archways, ht. 2 1/2; a ...

  • Two African Carved Wood Masks

    Lot: 87
    Sold for: $652$550

    Two African Carved Wood Masks, Dan, both with round pierced eyes and blackened surfaces, one with cloth attachment and metal teeth, ht. to 9 in. ...

  • Cast Metal Dental Articulator

    Lot: 402
    Sold for: $5,629$4,750

    Cast Metal Dental Articulator, 19th century, modeled as the full head with protruding brow, eyes in relief, and hinged jaw with cast brass teeth and gums, on curving brass post and molded wood ...

  • Ivory Netsuke

    Lot: 233
    Sold for: $148$125

    Ivory Netsuke, Japan, 19th century, small jaw bone with teeth, metal mounting, lg. 4 in. ...

  • Two African Carved Wood Masks

    Lot: 232
    Unsold  

    Two African Carved Wood Masks, Dan, both with round pierced eyes and blackened surfaces, one with cloth attachment and metal teeth, ht. to 9 in. ...

  • African Wood and Metal Reliquary Figure

    Lot: 239
    Sold for: $31,995$27,000

    African Wood and Metal Reliquary Figure, Gabon, Kota, the stylized abstract form with oval head framed by crescent-shaped flanges, the heart-shaped face with metal pointed teeth, the neck and front ...

  • Simon & Halbig 1358 Black Character Child

    Lot: 120
    Sold for: $5,036$4,250

    Simon & Halbig 1358 Black Character Child, Germany, c. 1910, dark brown bisque socket head, incised 1358 Germany Simon & Halbig S & H 8, brown glass sleep eyes, molded brows and ethnic features, ...

  • Boy Ringing Bell Pull-Toy

    Lot: 252
    Sold for: $1,422$1,200

    Boy Ringing Bell Pull-Toy, France, c. 1850, papier-mache shoulder head with molded and painted features, black pupil-less glass eyes, black painted hair, open mouth with four teeth, seated body with ...

  • Painted Metal, Cotton, and Velvet Articulated Monkey Mask

    Lot: 536
    Sold for: $830$700

    Painted Metal, Cotton, and Velvet Articulated Monkey Mask, America, early 20th century, interior mechanism opens and closes mouth and exposes teeth, including stand, overall ht. 11 1/4, wd. 5 3/4 ...

  • Gustave Vichy Monkey Harpist Automaton

    Lot: 926
    Sold for: $14,000$14,000

    Gustave Vichy Monkey Harpist Automaton, with papier-mache head, amber glass eyes with articulated lids, articulated jaw and upper lip, bone teeth and shapely metal paws, seated before wood and ...

  • Minerva Metal Shoulder Head Doll

    Lot: 1275
    Sold for: $50$50

    Minerva Metal Shoulder Head Doll, marked Minerva, Germany and Roman helmet trademark, with molded blonde hair, open mouth without teeth, fixed brown glass eyes (loose), cloth body with pink cloth ...

  • Fine Pair of Gustave Vichy Black Musician Automata

    Lot: 618
    Sold for: $49,938$42,500

    Fine Pair of Gustave Vichy Black Musician Automata, circa 1890, modeled as a boy and girl playing banjo and accordion respectively, with papier-mache heads, smiling mouths with painted teeth, fixed ...

  • Gustave Vichy Automaton of a Moroccan Harpist

    Lot: 619
    Sold for: $12,925$11,000

    Gustave Vichy Automaton of a Moroccan Harpist, with papier-mache head, open mouth with inset bone teeth, brown paperweight eyes with articulated lids, pierced ears and black mohair wig beneath ...

  • Exceptional Pair of Life-Sized Jean Roulet Blackamoore Musician Automata

    Lot: 645
    Sold for: $501,000$450,000

    Exceptional Pair of Life-Sized Jean Roulet Blackamoore Musician Automata, depicting man with flute and a woman with pan pipes, standing cross-legged as they lean against papier-mache tree stumps, ...

  • African Carved Wood Mask

    Lot: 43
    Sold for: $294$250

    African Carved Wood Mask, the hollow form with pierced eyes, blackened beard and hair, metal pieces to represent teeth, and scarification patterns, dark patina, ht. 10 1/2 in. Provenance: Sold ...