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Dan Face Mask

Dan Face Mask

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
99
Sold for:
$984$800

Dan Face Mask, hollowed-out form with exaggerated beak with animal hair attached, pierced slit eyes and rounded horns, pierced around the rim for attachments, deep brown patina, (missing lower part More ...

Yoruba Divination Chain

Yoruba Divination Chain

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
105
Sold for:
$123$100

Yoruba Divination Chain, linked chain made up of eight unique cast bronze faces, lg. 39 1/4 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection, Northampton, Massachusetts; Mead Museum of More ...

Female Yoruba Ibeji Figure

Female Yoruba Ibeji Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
107
Sold for:
$154$125

Female Yoruba Ibeji Figure, standing on a circular base, with raised feet, legs set apart with the arms detached from the body and hands on thighs, sloping shoulders beneath the oval face (well More ...

Female Yoruba Ibeji Figure

Female Yoruba Ibeji Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
108
Unsold
 

Female Yoruba Ibeji Figure, standing on a circular base, with raised feet, legs set apart with the arms detached from the body and hands on thighs, sloping shoulders beneath the oval face, bulging More ...

Female Yoruba Ibeji Figure

Female Yoruba Ibeji Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
109
Sold for:
$492$400

Female Yoruba Ibeji Figure, standing on a circular base, with flattened feet, legs set apart with the arms detached from the body and hands on thighs, sloping shoulders beneath the oval face, with More ...

Male and Female Yoruba Ibeji Figures

Male and Female Yoruba Ibeji Figures

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
110
Sold for:
$308$250

Male and Female Yoruba Ibeji Figures, each standing on a circular base with flattened feet and incised toes, the angular shoulders below oval faces with typical features, each with incised coiffure, More ...

Luango Figurative Carving

Luango Figurative Carving

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
118
Unsold
 

Luango Figurative Carving, Kongo, fashioned from the tooth of a hippopotamus, with seven rings of carved figures, some in Western costume, (small repair at the opening), ht. 10 3/4 in. More ...

Luba-Shankadi Katatora

Luba-Shankadi Katatora

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
122
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Luba-Shankadi Katatora Divination Object, with a flattened head on top featuring the typical cascading coiffure of the Luba, "Katatora" are tools belonging to a soothsayer, who uses them in an More ...

Teke Power Figure

Teke Power Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Teke Power Figure, standing on crescent-shaped feet, the bent legs tapering into a cylindrical torso with thin arms held at the abdomen, the thick neck supporting the head with large beard, open More ...

Yombe Power Figure

Yombe Power Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Yombe Power Figure, diminutive figure with cutout arms placed on the lower abdomen, below the "magic charge" hole, strong neck supports the raised head with glass eyes and engraved coiffure, overall More ...

Konda Sword and Scabbard

Konda Sword and Scabbard

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
125
Sold for:
$431$350

Konda Sword and Scabbard, Congo, hilt and scabbard in wood, decorated on one side with brass tacks, wire on handle, lg. in scabbard 19 1/2 in. Provenance: Private collection, Newton, More ...

Kuba Divination Object

Kuba Divination Object

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
127
Unsold
 

Kuba Divination Object, in the form of a crocodile, with typical interlocking geometric patterning on either side of the animal, wearing a beaded necklace, complete with the rubbing tool, smooth More ...

Large Central Plains Bighorn Ladle

Large Central Plains Bighorn Ladle

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
158
Sold for:
$738$600

Large Central Plains Bighorn Ladle, Lakota, 19th century, with old paper label "Easton Library Company," lg. 19 3/4 in. Provenance: Deaccessioned from the Northampton County Historical & More ...

Great Lakes Decorated Puzzle Bag

Great Lakes Decorated Puzzle Bag

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$215$175

Great Lakes Decorated Puzzle Bag, late 19th century, deerskin with silk embroidered designs on both sides, 8 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. Provenance: Deaccessioned from the Northampton County Historical & More ...

Haida Wood Model Totem Pole

Haida Wood Model Totem Pole

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
394
Sold for:
$923$750

Haida Wood Model Totem Pole, the lozenge-form base carved in the form of opposed totemic creatures, surmounted by a small totem with a triangular sea mammal's head supporting a predatory bird with More ...

Hopi Wood Katsina Doll,

Hopi Wood Katsina Doll,

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
413
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Hopi Wood Katsina Doll, with white-painted body and kilt with green-painted wood appendages tied around the waist, casemask painted black and white with blue framing, large three-tier tablita, More ...

Hopi Wood Katsina Doll

Hopi Wood Katsina Doll

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
418
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Hopi Wood Katsina Doll, representing Lenang, the Flute Kachina from the Mixed Katsina Dance, with red-painted body and yellow and pale blue legs, forearms, and shoulders, wearing a feathered cape More ...

Large Hopi Wood Katsina

Large Hopi Wood Katsina

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
419
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Large Hopi Wood Katsina, with white-painted body and short orange legs, forearms and shoulders also orange, the elaborate casemask with small mouth with chin segments of all colors and diagonal More ...

Maria & Julian Martinez at San Ildefonso Pueblo

Maria & Julian Martinez at San Ildefonso Pueblo

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
482
Sold for:
$492$400

Maria & Julian Martinez at San Ildefonso Pueblo, silver-gelatin photograph by Vernon Duroe, c. 1935, 10 1/2 x 13 1/4 in. More ...

Ikat Poncho

Ikat Poncho

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
483
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Ikat Poncho, Chimborazo, Ecuador, mid-20th century, blue and white cotton ikat design with central opening, made up of two panels sewn together, fully fringed, (native repairs to one side and More ...

Woman's Mantle,

Woman's Mantle,

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
484
Sold for:
$369$300

Woman's Mantle, Quechua, Potolo, Bolivia, mid-20th century, two panels stitched together with a central opening, featuring four friezes of mythological birds, 52 x 49 in. Provenance: The Charles More ...

Oaxaca Blanket

Oaxaca Blanket

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
487
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Oaxaca Blanket, 19th century, Mexico, woven in two panels and stitched together, with red, indigo, and natural wool colors, (with minor edge losses), 75 x 45 in. Provenance: Private collection, More ...

Navajo Weaving

Navajo Weaving

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
503
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Navajo Weaving, c. 1890, multicolored "eye dazzler" design on a red background, 70 x 49 in. Provenance: Private collection, Leverett, Massachusetts; given as a wedding present (February 1898) to More ...

Cochiti Polychrome Pottery Figure

Cochiti Polychrome Pottery Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
538
Sold for:
$523$425

Cochiti Polychrome Pottery Figure, early 20th century, the standing figure with a dog behind, lg. 5 1/2 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection, Northampton, Massachusetts; More ...

Monte Alban Figural Pottery Vessel

Monte Alban Figural Pottery Vessel

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
560
Sold for:
$277$225

Monte Alban Figural Pottery Vessel, Mexico, 500-750 AD, head, arms, and legs attached to a small pottery urn, (minor chips to the rim), ht. 5 in. Provenance: Private collection, Boston, More ...

Large Washoe Polychrome Basketry Bowl

Large Washoe Polychrome Basketry Bowl

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
577
Sold for:
$308$250

Large Washoe Polychrome Basketry Bowl, Nevada, c. 1875-85, flat-bottom form with repeated geometric designs decorating the sloping sides, (minor stitch loss), ht. 4 1/4, dia. 14 1/4 in. More ...

Pair of Modern Art Glass Wines

Pair of Modern Art Glass Wines

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1042
Sold for:
$25$20

Pair of Modern Art Glass Wines, ht. 8 in. More ...

Charles Demetropoulos (American, 1912-1976)      Two Framed Drawings: Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Huntington Avenue, Boston

Charles Demetropoulos (American, 1912-1976) Two Framed Drawings: Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Huntington Avenue, Boston

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1079
Sold for:
$62$50

Charles Demetropoulos (American, 1912-1976) Two Framed Drawings: Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Huntington Avenue, Boston and Trinity Church, Copley Square, Boston. Unsigned, Trinity dated More ...

Michael Marcus Yakishime Studio Pottery Fresh Water Jar

Michael Marcus Yakishime Studio Pottery Fresh Water Jar

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1103
Sold for:
$37$30

Michael Marcus Yakishime Studio Pottery Fresh Water Jar, Monterey, Massachusetts, late 20th century, bulbous tea ceremony jar with short neck and four applied handles, artist's mark, ht. 9 3/4, wd. More ...

Kennedy, Robert Francis (1925-1968) Small Archive Regarding His Assassination.

Kennedy, Robert Francis (1925-1968) Small Archive Regarding His Assassination.

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1108
Sold for:
$172$140

Kennedy, Robert Francis (1925-1968) Small Archive Regarding His Assassination. Typed letter signed by Ted Kennedy, 24 June 1968, with envelope, to Joseph Benedict, thanking him for recent More ...