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Hardwood Ancestor Mask,

Hardwood Ancestor Mask,

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
23
Unsold
 

Hardwood Ancestor Mask, Lower Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, mid-20th century, 13 x 5 in. More ...

Washkuk Female Figure,

Washkuk Female Figure,

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Washkuk Female Figure, Upper Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, early 20th century, with straight legs, cutout arms holding hips, long pendant breasts, and angular face, with deeply incised More ...

Hardwood Simbai Shield,

Hardwood Simbai Shield,

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
29
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Hardwood Simbai Shield, Madang Province, Papua New Guinea, 19th century, pre-contact, stone carved shield with fiber strap, 36 x 14 in. Provenance: A private Dutch collection. More ...

Sago Wood Platter,

Sago Wood Platter,

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
31
Unsold
 

Sago Wood Platter, Asmat, Irian Jaya, c. 1940s, typical repeating abstract designs carved in relief, 20 x 5 1/2 in. Provenance: Robert Browne Collection, Hawaii, no. 524; collected in 1960 by More ...

Painted Wood Board,

Painted Wood Board,

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Painted Wood Board, Kwoi, Purari Delta, Papuan Gulf, Papua New Guinea, early 20th century, high crested form with handle, pierced at ears and nose, decorated in high relief with a face in the More ...

Karawari Figure, Papua New Guinea

Karawari Figure, Papua New Guinea

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Karawari Figure, Papua New Guinea, late 19th/early 20th century ancestor figure, with old dry surface, right arm re-attached sometime in the past, ht. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Lower Sepik Figure, Papua New Guinea

Lower Sepik Figure, Papua New Guinea

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
125
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Lower Sepik Figure, Papua New Guinea, German colonial period ancestor charm, squatting slightly on a round base, with cut-out arms resting on the knees, the large jutting head has both ears and nose More ...

Bamana Door

Bamana Door

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
131
Unsold
 

Bamana Door, comprised of two panels joined by metal staples, decorated in high relief by four animals including a snake and lizard, complete with the original door lock, a thick, dry, encrusted More ...

Mende Bundu Mask

Mende Bundu Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
229
Unsold
 

Mende Bundu Mask, from the Sande society, with fat rolls on the neck supporting the triangular shaped face with grooved mouth, narrow nose and crescent cutout eyes, below an open forehead, and More ...

Mende Bundu Mask

Mende Bundu Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
230
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Mende Bundu Mask, from the Sande society, with numerous fat rolls on the neck supporting the triangular shaped face with grooved mouth, narrow nose and crescent cutout eyes, below a ridged forehead, More ...

Small Group of Coins and Tokens

Small Group of Coins and Tokens

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1297
Sold for:
$25$20

Small Group of Coins and Tokens, including five Victorian commemorative tokens for Albert, Victoria, Alice, and Louis, three English spade half guinea brass jettons, lead coins from Palembang, and More ...

Wood Carvings of a Woman and a Pig

Wood Carvings of a Woman and a Pig

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1186
Sold for:
$98$80

Wood Carvings of a Woman and a Pig, New Guinea, 20th century. More ...

Two Royal Australian Air Force Silk Maps

Two Royal Australian Air Force Silk Maps

Auction:
3071T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2018
Lot:
1168
Sold for:
$74$60

Two Royal Australian Air Force Silk Maps, c. 1944, a silk map of Mindanao, and a map of New Guinea for use if shot down. More ...

Three European Scales and a Collection of Tools

Three European Scales and a Collection of Tools

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1401
Sold for:
$135$110

Three European Scales and a Collection of Tools, brass trammel scale with notched arm, and a pair of offset hooks, a steel balance scale with two brass pans, and a mahogany-cased guinea scale; 8-in. More ...

Large Toma/Loma Carved Wood Mask

Large Toma/Loma Carved Wood Mask

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
84
Sold for:
$523$425

Large Toma/Loma Carved Wood Mask, Sierra Leone, Guinea, Liberia, large horizontal masks, dandai/landai, affiliated with the Poro association, and used in initiation ceremonies, the patina with More ...

New Guinea-style Carved and Painted Ancestors Tablet

New Guinea-style Carved and Painted Ancestors Tablet

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1333
Sold for:
$25$20

New Guinea-style Carved and Painted Ancestors Tablet, ht. 39 in. More ...

New Guinea Painted Fiber Ornament

New Guinea Painted Fiber Ornament

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1337
Sold for:
$12$10

New Guinea Painted Fiber Ornament, in the form of a stylized head with boar tusk horns and cowrie shell detail, (damage, shell loss), ht. 19 in. 2881T/1663 CNS non pay #94300 12/3/16 pwk; More ...

Two Royal Australian Air Force Silk Maps

Two Royal Australian Air Force Silk Maps

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1326
Unsold
 

Two Royal Australian Air Force Silk Maps, c. 1944, a silk map of Mindanao, and a map of New Guinea for use if shot down. More ...

Eisenhower Jacket Owned by Private John Gerard, 11th Airborne Division

Eisenhower Jacket Owned by Private John Gerard, 11th Airborne Division

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1328
Sold for:
$123$100

Eisenhower Jacket Owned by Private John Gerard, 11th Airborne Division, c. 1945, olive drab wool jacket body, 11th Airborne patch on the left sleeve, parachute wing on a 541st Airborne oval and a More ...

Bapa Kumbu Mask

Bapa Kumbu Mask

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2058
Sold for:
$123$100

Bapa Kumbu Mask, Papa New Guinea, c. first half 20th century, basketry mask with remnant pigments, (damage), lg. 16, ht. 11 in. Provenance: Deaccessioned from a New England museum. Tribal More ...

New Guinea-style Carved and Painted Ancestors Tablet

New Guinea-style Carved and Painted Ancestors Tablet

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2068
Unsold
 

New Guinea-style Carved and Painted Ancestors Tablet, ht. 39 in. More ...

New Guinea Stone-headed Carved Wood Club

New Guinea Stone-headed Carved Wood Club

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2071
Sold for:
$400$325

New Guinea Stone-headed Carved Wood Club, Highland area, c. 19th century, tapering to a spear point tip and with doughnut-shaped stone head, dark patina, lg. 54 in. Provenance: Collected by Dr. More ...

Baga-style Carved and Painted Wood Ancestral Mask.

Baga-style Carved and Painted Wood Ancestral Mask.

Auction:
3058T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 18, 2017
Lot:
1402
Sold for:
$135$110

Baga-style Carved and Painted Wood Ancestral Mask. Property from the estate of George Wald. More ...

Ten Tokens

Ten Tokens

Auction:
3026T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1911
Sold for:
$123$100

Ten Tokens, an 1816 Halifax and Nova Scotia "Wholesale & Retail Hardware Store," a 1794 spade guinea and half guinea gaming tokens, an 1812 shilling six pence silver bank token, an 1815 half penny, More ...

New Guinea-style Carved and Painted Ancestors Tablet

New Guinea-style Carved and Painted Ancestors Tablet

Auction:
3016T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 15, 2017
Lot:
1741
Unsold
 

New Guinea-style Carved and Painted Ancestors Tablet, ht. 39 in. More ...

Large Painted and Woven New Guinea Mask

Large Painted and Woven New Guinea Mask

Auction:
3016T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 15, 2017
Lot:
1742
Unsold
 

Large Painted and Woven New Guinea Mask, approx. ht. 50 in. More ...

Baga-style Carved and Painted Wood Ancestral Mask.

Baga-style Carved and Painted Wood Ancestral Mask.

Auction:
3016T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 15, 2017
Lot:
1753
Unsold
 

Baga-style Carved and Painted Wood Ancestral Mask. Property from the estate of George Wald. More ...

New Guinea Carved Wood Architectural Fragment

New Guinea Carved Wood Architectural Fragment

Auction:
3016T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 15, 2017
Lot:
1758
Sold for:
$86$70

New Guinea Carved Wood Architectural Fragment, c. mid-20th century, with abstracted heads, includes a metal base, lg. 25 1/2 in. More ...

New Guinea Painted Fiber Ornament

New Guinea Painted Fiber Ornament

Auction:
3016T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 15, 2017
Lot:
1762
Unsold
 

New Guinea Painted Fiber Ornament, in the form of a stylized head with boar tusk horns and cowrie shell detail, (damage, shell loss), ht. 19 in. 2881T/1663 CNS non pay #94300 12/3/16 pwk; More ...

Two New Guinea Stone Adze Heads

Two New Guinea Stone Adze Heads

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
45
Unsold
 

Two New Guinea Stone Adze Heads, lg. to 8 1/2 in. Provenance: The large oval adze from the Stan Moriarty collection. More ...