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Pre-Columbian Polychrome Tripod Cylinder

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Tripod Cylinder

Auction:
2442
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 24, 2009
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Tripod Cylinder, Maya, Honduras, c. 650-900 A.D., three elaborately dressed seated male figures on a black background, ht. 5, dia. 5 3/8 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Pottery Warrior Figure

Pre-Columbian Pottery Warrior Figure

Auction:
2442
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 24, 2009
Lot:
21
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

Pre-Columbian Pottery Warrior Figure, Maya, Jaina Island, c. 550-950 A.D., the standing figure with remaining hand flexed at the wrist, with remnant headdress, ear ornaments, and necklace, with More ...

Pre-Columbian Pottery Figure

Pre-Columbian Pottery Figure

Auction:
2442
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 24, 2009
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

Pre-Columbian Pottery Figure, Maya, Jaina Island, c. 550-950 A.D., depicting a prisoner, the standing male figure with beard and mustache, wearing a long sash and ear ornaments, the legs painted More ...

Pre-Columbian Jadeite Necklace

Pre-Columbian Jadeite Necklace

Auction:
2442
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 24, 2009
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$711$600

Pre-Columbian Jadeite Necklace, Maya, c. 300-900 A.D., composed of large tubular, globular, and other various shape beads, with two mask-like pendants, (restrung), lg. 17 in. More ...

Five Pre-Columbian Stone and Shell Items

Five Pre-Columbian Stone and Shell Items

Auction:
2414
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 18, 2008
Lot:
965
Sold for:
$207$175

Five Pre-Columbian Stone and Shell Items, Maya, Central America, c. 300-900 A.D., three shell pendants (?) in the form of stylized faces, and a pair of four-petal jade ear ornaments, jade 1 x 1 More ...

Seven Pre-Columbian Items

Seven Pre-Columbian Items

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$296$250

Seven Pre-Columbian Items, western Mexican stone figure, urn-shaped stone pendant, Colima ocarina, a fragment head, Michoacan lady, Mayan obsidian eccentric, and a group of clay spindle whorls, ht. More ...

Lot of Rare Books Pertaining to Pre-Columbian Art

Lot of Rare Books Pertaining to Pre-Columbian Art

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$1,007$850

Lot of Rare Books Pertaining to Pre-Columbian Art, includes Incidents of Travel in the Yucatan, two volumes, 1843, two volumes 1844, Rambles in Yucatan, 1842, The Maya Vase Book, by Justin Kerr, More ...

Pre-Columbian Incised Blackware Pottery Cylinder

Pre-Columbian Incised Blackware Pottery Cylinder

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$385$325

Pre-Columbian Incised Blackware Pottery Cylinder, Maya, c. 650-900 A.D., with traces of red pigment in the two geometric panels, (restoration), ht. 6 1/4, dia. 5 3/4 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Incised Pottery Cylinder

Pre-Columbian Incised Pottery Cylinder

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$474$400

Pre-Columbian Incised Pottery Cylinder, Maya, c. 650-900 A.D., red vessel with traces of white in the design, depicting stylized monkeys, (some restoration), ht. 7 1/4, dia. 5 3/8 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Carved Pottery Cylinder

Pre-Columbian Carved Pottery Cylinder

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$948$800

Pre-Columbian Carved Pottery Cylinder, Maya, c. 550-950 A.D., the outside carved to emulate basketry, ht. 6 1/2, dia. 5 3/4 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Incised Pottery Cylinder

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Incised Pottery Cylinder

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$652$550

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Incised Pottery Cylinder, Maya, c. 650-900 A.D., buff color, with dark red frame lines and orange-red panel with depiction of seated male figure performing a blood letting, More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Cylinder

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Cylinder

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
29
Sold for:
$4,148$3,500

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Cylinder, Maya, c. 550-950 A.D., depicting a dignitary on both sides, seated on a cushion and wearing elaborate headdress, black and cream on a deep orange, More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Cylinder

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Cylinder

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$8,295$7,000

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Cylinder, Maya, c. 550-950 A.D., with two cormorants in white and black on a deep orange ground, palmette leaves encircling the rim, (cracks, wear), ht. 5 3/4 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Cylinder

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Cylinder

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Cylinder, Maya, Peten, c. 550-950 A.D., painted in ivory and brown-black, depicting two acrobats, each with elaborate headdress and waistband, with primary alternative More ...

Pre-Columbian Pottery Effigy Vessel

Pre-Columbian Pottery Effigy Vessel

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

Pre-Columbian Pottery Effigy Vessel, Maya, c. 450-650 A.D., depicting a caiman with toothy grin and thick tapering tail, the body serving as a round bowl, red-brown, lg. 13 3/4 in. Provenance: More ...

Pre-Columbian Carved Shell Pendant

Pre-Columbian Carved Shell Pendant

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$563$475

Pre-Columbian Carved Shell Pendant, Maya, c. 550-950 A.D., in the form of a deity's profile, the eyes inlaid with a shell and a jade bead, the mouth with spondylus shell inlay, pierced for More ...

Pre-Columbian Conch Shell Effigy Pendant

Pre-Columbian Conch Shell Effigy Pendant

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$326$275

Pre-Columbian Conch Shell Effigy Pendant, Maya, c. 550-950 A.D., possibly a musical rasp, carved to represent a stylized beaver (?) with drilled eye and mouth, pierced four times for suspension, lg. More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery "Poison" Jar

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery "Poison" Jar

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
35
Sold for:
$533$450

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery "Poison" Jar, Maya, c. 550-950 A.D., the flat flared form with a head glyph painted on each side, red detail, (chip), ht. 2 1/8 in. Provenance: Sotheby's, November More ...

Pre-Columbian Carved Stucco Head

Pre-Columbian Carved Stucco Head

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
36
Sold for:
$2,963$2,500

Pre-Columbian Carved Stucco Head, Maya, c. 550-950 A.D., depicting the Sun God with characteristic square eyes with scroll pupils, stylized cheek bones, and fringed coiffure, ht. 4 1/4 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Cylinder

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Cylinder

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$8,295$7,000

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Cylinder, Maya, c. 550-950 A.D., the slightly flared form depicting four elite figures wearing elaborate headdresses and ornaments, pink glyph band encircling rim More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Cylinder

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Cylinder

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
38
Sold for:
$3,081$2,600

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Cylinder, Maya, c. 550-950 A.D., painted on each side with a dwarf standing in front of an elaborately dressed ceremonial dancer, various shades of red-orange on a More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Cylinder

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Cylinder

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$22,515$19,000

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Pottery Cylinder, Maya, c. 550-950 A.D., depicting a coronation ritual, the standing lord shown twice wearing different elaborate headdresses and ornaments, with a More ...

Four Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Items

Four Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Items

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$948$800

Four Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Items, Maya, c. 550-950 A.D., includes a small pendant in the form of a deity, a celt (with gold loop for attachment), a pair of ear ornaments (converted for wearing), More ...

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Pendant

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Pendant

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$830$700

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Pendant, Maya, c. 550-950 A.D., light green stone in the form of a jaguar head with turquoise inlaid eyes, pierced for suspension, lg. 2 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Pendant

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Pendant

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$830$700

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Pendant, Maya, c. 550-950 A.D., green stone, carved on one side with a face wearing a headdress in the form of an open-mouthed monster, pierced for suspension, wd. 2 1/8 More ...

Pre-Columbian Pottery Figure

Pre-Columbian Pottery Figure

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$3,081$2,600

Pre-Columbian Pottery Figure, Maya, Jaina Island, c. 550-950 A.D., a seated male dignitary with crossed legs and arms, scarified patterns on the face, elaborate headdress, and large round shell More ...

Pre-Columbian Pottery Warrior Figure

Pre-Columbian Pottery Warrior Figure

Auction:
2408
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 10, 2008
Lot:
48
Unsold
 

Pre-Columbian Pottery Warrior Figure, Maya, Jaina Island, c. 550-950 A.D., the standing figure with remaining hand flexed at the wrist, with remnant headdress, ear ornaments, and necklace, with More ...

(Ethnographic Art)

(Ethnographic Art)

Auction:
2404
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 16, 2008
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$107$90

(Ethnographic Art), two titles, Robinson, Stanford F. H., Celtic Illuminative Art, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, & Co., 1908, gilt embossed cloth, folio, (cloth with spine tears, bumped and chipped, More ...

Five Pre-Columbian Stone and Shell Items

Five Pre-Columbian Stone and Shell Items

Auction:
2376
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 23, 2007
Lot:
21
Unsold
 

Five Pre-Columbian Stone and Shell Items, Maya, Central America, c. 300-900 A.D., three shell pendants (?) in the form of stylized faces, and a pair of four-petal jade ear ornaments, jade 1 x 1 More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Cylinder

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Cylinder

Auction:
2376
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 23, 2007
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$1,763$1,500

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Cylinder, Maya, El Salvador, c. 650-900 A.D., three elaborately dressed standing male figures on a buff-colored background with red and black framing lines, (surface loss), More ...