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Three African Daggers

Three African Daggers

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1123
Unsold
 

Three African Daggers, Sudan, early 20th century, scabbards made from leather hide and crocodile skin, steel blades with wood handles, lg. 10, 10 1/2, and 12 3/4 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane More ...

Mande Tooth Necklace

Mande Tooth Necklace

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1135
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Mande Tooth Necklace, large necklace made up of many animal teeth, attached to a leather backing, with glass beads, wd. 16 1/4 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Five Brass Pendants

Five Brass Pendants

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1153
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Five Brass Pendants, West Africa, Lobi and Burkina Faso, iron pendants, lg. 2, 1 1/2, 1 1/2, 1 1/2, and 1 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Four Bronze Bracelets

Four Bronze Bracelets

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1154
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Four Bronze Bracelets, West Africa, Lobi and Burkina Faso, dia. 4, 3 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Lobi Seat

Lobi Seat

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1155
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Lobi Seat, high curved back standing on three feet, rich dark patina, ht. 22 1/2, lg. 22 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Powder Horn

Powder Horn

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1171
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Powder Horn, Cameroon, fully carved powder horn, with animals and abstract designs carved in high relief including a frog and scorpion, with a smooth, dark patina, lg. 9 1/2 in. Provenance: More ...

Congo Fetish Necklace

Congo Fetish Necklace

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1176
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Congo Fetish Necklace, necklace strung with large trade beads and bone, including three carved bone heads, mounted, necklace lg. 17 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Four Congo Fetish Objects

Four Congo Fetish Objects

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1177
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Four Congo Fetish Objects, four objects wrapped in fiber with dried mud paste and cowrie shells applied, one with animal hair, lg. 17, 15, 6, and 3 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, More ...

Central African Sword and Scabbard

Central African Sword and Scabbard

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1187
Sold for:
$369$300

Central African Sword and Scabbard, Congo, wide leather scabbard holds a sword with a carved wooden handle and iron blade, lg. of sword 20 1/2, lg. of scabbard with sword 22 in. Provenance: More ...

Two African Long Knives

Two African Long Knives

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1188
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Two African Long Knives, late 19th/early 20th century, handles wrapped in leather, with leather scabbards, each lg. 17 1/2 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Ngombe Iron Currency Blade

Ngombe Iron Currency Blade

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1189
Sold for:
$246$200

Ngombe Iron Currency Blade, crescent-form iron blade, (missing handle), ht. 18 1/2 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Lega Wood Maskette

Lega Wood Maskette

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1204
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Lega Wood Maskette, tall, narrow mask with slit mouth and eyes, three holes at chin for raffia suspension and two holes at the ears, traces of kaolin around eyes and nose, ht. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Pair of Brass Candleholders

Pair of Brass Candleholders

Auction:
3110T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
2363
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Pair of Brass Candleholders, China, in the shape of a crane standing on bixi with a peach-inspired candleholder in its beak, decorated with floral scrolls and fuku character in sgraffito, More ...

Two African Metal Bracelets

Two African Metal Bracelets

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3094
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Two African Metal Bracelets, one with pin closure, one comprised of seven metal bangles joined with fibers, wd. 3 1/4, 1 1/2 in., respectively. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Art Nouveau 14kt Gold, Plique-a-jour Enamel, and Diamond Watch Pin, Riker Bros.

Art Nouveau 14kt Gold, Plique-a-jour Enamel, and Diamond Watch Pin, Riker Bros.

Auction:
3106B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 15, 2018
Lot:
100
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Art Nouveau 14kt Gold, Plique-a-jour Enamel, and Diamond Watch Pin, Riker Bros., designed as a crane standing amidst reeds and lily pads against a setting sun, old European-cut diamond highlight, More ...

Fine Carved Emerald

Fine Carved Emerald

Auction:
3106B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 15, 2018
Lot:
176
Sold for:
$243,000$200,000

Fine Carved Emerald, the large hexagonal emerald carved with a Mughal flower motif, measuring approx. 35.10 x 41.40 x 10.48 mm, within a platinum-topped gold mount bead-set with rose-cut More ...

Two Colt Double-action Revolvers

Two Colt Double-action Revolvers

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
261
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Colt Double-action Revolvers, late 19th/20th century, a New Service, serial number 30815, .455 Eley caliber, checkered hard rubber grips with "COLT" medallions, stamped "127" on butt and frame, More ...

Three Smith & Wesson Double-action Revolvers

Three Smith & Wesson Double-action Revolvers

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
263
Sold for:
$461$375

Three Smith & Wesson Double-action Revolvers, 20th century, serial numbers V281343, V27803, and V398088, .38 caliber, checkered wood grips, "Victory" frames, two with U.S. government markings, More ...

Cloisonne Vase

Cloisonne Vase

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1270
Sold for:
$197$160

Cloisonne Vase, Japan, 20th century, ovoid form decorated with a crane and aquatic plants, on a carved agate base, vase ht. 8 1/4 in. More ...

Boch Freres Keramis Vase with Cranes

Boch Freres Keramis Vase with Cranes

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1459
Sold for:
$246$200

Boch Freres Keramis Vase with Cranes, Belgium, c. 1927, ovoid shape with buff-colored birds wading to a painted terra-cotta ground, printed mark, ht. 11 3/4 in. More ...

Bronze Mirror

Bronze Mirror

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1004
Sold for:
$111$90

Bronze Mirror, Japan, circular, decorated with a pair of cranes with a turtle in the center, amongst pine, plum, and bamboo, all in relief, dia. 4 in. More ...

Six Enameled Metal Birds

Six Enameled Metal Birds

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1106
Sold for:
$277$225

Six Enameled Metal Birds, China, a pair of cranes, each with a cobra in its beak, on a square base; three smaller birds on a circular base; and a parrot perched on a tree-form base, with beaded More ...

Near Pair of Enameled Jars

Near Pair of Enameled Jars

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1218
Sold for:
$197$160

Near Pair of Enameled Jars, China, baluster-shape, decorated with flowers and cranes on one side, calligraphy works to the other, wood covers and stands, ht. to 13 in. More ...

Large Cloisonne Handled Vase

Large Cloisonne Handled Vase

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
131
Sold for:
$584$475

Large Cloisonne Handled Vase, Japan, 19th/20th century, flattened oval form tapering towards the base, decorated with peonies and butterflies on one side, and cranes and lotus plants on the other, More ...

Three Bronze Bird-shaped Okimono and Censer

Three Bronze Bird-shaped Okimono and Censer

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
132
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Three Bronze Bird-shaped Okimono and Censer, Japan, a three-part peacock-inspired censer; a duck with its head turned; and a standing crane, all unsigned, ht. to 12 5/8 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Three Bronze Vases

Three Bronze Vases

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
140
Unsold
 

Three Bronze Vases, Japan, Meiji period, an elliptical vase with inlaid wisteria and birds, signed "Inoue jo" on base; a crane-neck vase inlaid with flowers and a bird, unsigned; and a slender More ...

Pair of Brass Candle Holders

Pair of Brass Candle Holders

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$738$600

Pair of Brass Candle Holders, China, in the shape of a crane standing on bixi with a peach-inspired candle holder in its beak, decorated with floral scrolls and fuku character in sgraffito, More ...

Rootwood Carving

Rootwood Carving

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
176
Unsold
 

Rootwood Carving, probably China, carved to resemble a crane perched on a wood trunk, with one wing stretching out, ht. 16 1/2 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Bamboo Water Coupe

Bamboo Water Coupe

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
177
Unsold
 

Bamboo Water Coupe, China, in the form of a peach, the sides decorated with a blooming branch, a crane, and a stylized figure and shou character, dia. 2 3/4 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Peking Glass Vase

Peking Glass Vase

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$369$300

Peking Glass Vase, China, baluster-form, overlaid with cranes and a pine in red against a pale blue ground with gold flecks, four-character Qianlong marks on body and base, ht. 6 in. More ...