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Pair of Nayarit Male and Female Figures

Pair of Nayarit Male and Female Figures

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
27
Unsold
 

Pair of Nayarit Male and Female Figures, western coast of Mexico, c. 100 BC-250 AD, polychrome decorated hollow pottery figures, the female holding a bowl in her left hand, the male holding a More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Terra-cotta Olla

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Terra-cotta Olla

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
33
Unsold
 

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Terra-cotta Olla, Teotihuacan, Mexico, c. 350-550 AD, with attached anthropomorphic head with side hair tufts, and two arms in high relief on either side, ht. 6 1/8 in. More ...

Mayan Polychrome Pottery Bowl

Mayan Polychrome Pottery Bowl

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
34
Unsold
 

Mayan Polychrome Pottery Bowl, c. 550-950 AD, Honduras, with bird-head glyphs painted around the inner sides, ht. 3, dia. 7 3/4 in. More ...

Mayan Glazed Vessel

Mayan Glazed Vessel

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
35
Unsold
 

Mayan Glazed Vessel, Late Classic, 550-950 AD, glazed and stone polished, standing on Teotihuacan style legs with glyphs in high relief, side walls depicting abstracted bird wings, (repair to chip More ...

Calima Spouted Vessel

Calima Spouted Vessel

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$923$750

Calima Spouted Vessel, c. 300 BC-400 AD, the ovoid body with double spout and bridge handle, with bird head and feet at the front, and incised wings on two sides, overall dark red color, ht. 7 1/2 More ...

Mogollon Polychrome Pottery Vessel

Mogollon Polychrome Pottery Vessel

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$492$400

Mogollon Polychrome Pottery Vessel, Wingate, c. 1000-1200 AD, black geometric designs on a dark red ground, ht. 6 1/2 in. Provenance: Private collection, Columbus, Ohio. More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Jaguar Vessel

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Jaguar Vessel

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$185$150

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Jaguar Vessel, Tiahuanaco, c. 700-900 AD, terra-cotta vessel standing on four tubular legs, tubular tail extended at the back, head with relief facial features and fanged More ...

Mound Builder Stone Effigy Pipe

Mound Builder Stone Effigy Pipe

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
441
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

Mound Builder Stone Effigy Pipe, Mississippi mound building culture, 800-1200 AD, large steatite pipe in the stylized form of a bird, lg. 9 in. Provenance: Private collection, Bristol, Rhode More ...

Contemporary Polychrome Acoma Jar

Contemporary Polychrome Acoma Jar

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
513
Sold for:
$215$175

Contemporary Polychrome Acoma Jar, signed "Shyatese White Dove, 1987," with rainbow parrot and floral motifs, ht. 6 1/4 in. More ...

Acoma Polychrome Pottery Olla

Acoma Polychrome Pottery Olla

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
514
Sold for:
$584$475

Acoma Polychrome Pottery Olla, 20th century, "Acoma" written on the base, high shoulder with repeated black and white flower motifs, (fine crack on rim), ht. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Contemporary Acoma Polychrome Pottery Jar

Contemporary Acoma Polychrome Pottery Jar

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
516
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Contemporary Acoma Polychrome Pottery Jar, Lucy M. Lewis (c. 1890-1992), signed and dated "1964," ht. 5 1/2 in. Exhibitions: "Desert Sea & Ice", Lyme Academy Gallery, Old Lyme, Connecticut, More ...

Acoma Polychrome Pottery Turkey

Acoma Polychrome Pottery Turkey

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
517
Sold for:
$492$400

Acoma Polychrome Pottery Turkey, signed "Lucy M. Lewis," decorated with abstract feather designs in browns, ht. 3 1/4 in. More ...

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jug

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jug

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
537
Sold for:
$308$250

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jug, Tesuque, c. 1920s, black painted designs on cream ground, ht. 5 3/4 in. More ...

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jar

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jar

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
540
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jar, Zuni, late 19th century, with alternating registers of heartline deer-in-the-house motifs and two large floral medallions, with repeated abstract motifs around the More ...

Large Zuni Polychrome Pottery Dough Bowl

Large Zuni Polychrome Pottery Dough Bowl

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
542
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Large Zuni Polychrome Pottery Dough Bowl, c. 1900, slightly flared at the rim and painted on the inside with a classic three-part volute design, the exterior with a wide band decorated with More ...

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jar

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jar

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
543
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jar, Zuni, late 19th century, with alternating registers of heartline deer-in-the-house motifs and two abstract motifs between, with repeated abstract motifs around the More ...

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jar

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jar

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
546
Sold for:
$800$650

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jar, Laguna Pueblo, 19th century, abstract designs on a cream ground, inscription on one side "Zuni pueblo Laguna New Mexico...4 1871," (cracks and chips on rim), ht. 5 More ...

Casas Grande Polychrome Pottery Seed Jar

Casas Grande Polychrome Pottery Seed Jar

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
550
Sold for:
$185$150

Casas Grande Polychrome Pottery Seed Jar, c. 1200-1450, with polychrome geometric decoration in a bold design above the shoulder, with integrated attached points within the design, ht. 5 1/4 in. More ...

Casas Grande Effigy Storage Jar

Casas Grande Effigy Storage Jar

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
551
Unsold
 

Casas Grande Effigy Storage Jar, c. 1200-1450, human form with slit eyes and open hollow mouth, painted overall in a red and black geometric design on a cream slip, ht. 7 3/4 in. Provenance: More ...

Northwest California Polychrome Basketry Hat

Northwest California Polychrome Basketry Hat

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
573
Sold for:
$461$375

Northwest California Polychrome Basketry Hat, Hupa, late 19th century, with three separate areas of decoration on the rim, body, and crown, ht. 3, wd. 7 1/4 in. More ...

Northern Mexican Polychrome Pot

Northern Mexican Polychrome Pot

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1041
Sold for:
$135$110

Northern Mexican Polychrome Pot, northern Mexico, Mata Ortiz pueblo, signed "Arminda Silveria," ht. 10 1/4 in. More ...

Three Chimu Textile Fragments

Three Chimu Textile Fragments

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1227
Sold for:
$135$110

Three Chimu Textile Fragments, c. 1000-1200 AD, largest 27 x 13 in. More ...

Two English Pratt-type Polychrome Ceramic Pitchers

Two English Pratt-type Polychrome Ceramic Pitchers

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1342
Sold for:
$135$110

Two English Pratt-type Polychrome Ceramic Pitchers, 19th century, ht. 6 in. More ...

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Bowl

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Bowl

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1489
Sold for:
$25$20

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Bowl, Acoma, signed "N. Mansfield," ht. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Large Polychrome Painted "Sherwood Forest Farm Market" Sign

Large Polychrome Painted "Sherwood Forest Farm Market" Sign

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
490
Sold for:
$308$250

Large Polychrome Painted "Sherwood Forest Farm Market" Sign, ht. 48 1/4, wd. 79 3/4 in. More ...

Eight-piece Polychrome Iron Lawn Game.     Estimate $20-200

Eight-piece Polychrome Iron Lawn Game. Estimate $20-200

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
537
Unsold
 

Eight-piece Polychrome Iron Lawn Game. More ...

Carved Whale's Tooth and Coconut Dipper

Carved Whale's Tooth and Coconut Dipper

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1538
Sold for:
$277$225

Carved Whale's Tooth and Coconut Dipper, 19th century, the hardwood handle with carved whale's tooth mounts, (bowl repaired), lg. 17 in. More ...

Three Carved Coconut Dippers with Turned Wood Handles

Three Carved Coconut Dippers with Turned Wood Handles

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1539
Sold for:
$185$150

Three Carved Coconut Dippers with Turned Wood Handles, 19th century, two with pewter mounts, one with carved pin attachment, (one with repaired bowl), lg. to 15 in. More ...

Carved Coconut

Carved Coconut

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1612
Sold for:
$135$110

Carved Coconut, 19th century, the shell carved with floral imagery and decanter, pitcher, and barrel, dia. 3 3/4 in. More ...

Two English Pratt-type Polychrome Ceramic Pitchers

Two English Pratt-type Polychrome Ceramic Pitchers

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1363
Unsold
 

Two English Pratt-type Polychrome Ceramic Pitchers, 19th century, ht. 6 in. More ...