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Paint-decorated Two-part Composition Anatomical Head

Paint-decorated Two-part Composition Anatomical Head

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
551
Sold for:
$677$550

Paint-decorated Two-part Composition Anatomical Head, c. 1900, two-part teaching tool showing the structure and musculature of the human head, mounted to a black-painted base, ht. 12 in. More ...

L.N. Fowler Ceramic Phrenology Head

L.N. Fowler Ceramic Phrenology Head

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
554
Sold for:
$800$650

L.N. Fowler Ceramic Phrenology Head, London, England, 19th century, cranium divided by ink lines into areas representing the sentiments, with maker's title on the front and his inscription on the More ...

Carved and Painted Wood Woman's Head

Carved and Painted Wood Woman's Head

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$369$300

Carved and Painted Wood Woman's Head, ht. 14 in. Provenance: The collection of Alvin and Annie Schlesinger. More ...

Two Carved Folk Art Fruitwood Canes

Two Carved Folk Art Fruitwood Canes

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
297
Sold for:
$338$275

Two Carved Folk Art Fruitwood Canes, late 19th/early 20th century, both carved with finely detailed human head tops, lg. to 35 1/2 in. More ...

Red-painted and Polychrome Decorated Bed

Red-painted and Polychrome Decorated Bed

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
282
Sold for:
$923$750

Red-painted and Polychrome Decorated Bed, Ohio, c. 1820-30, with vase- and ring-turned posts topped by turned and textured acorns, joining a scrolled headboard with a crest terminating in concentric More ...

Carved and White-painted Bird

Carved and White-painted Bird

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1029
Sold for:
$277$225

Carved and White-painted Bird, 18th/early 19th century, head with simple beak details, the underside of the body and wings with carved feather and leg details, wd. 10 3/4 in. Provenance: Roger More ...

J.M. Young & Sons Hardwood Daybed

J.M. Young & Sons Hardwood Daybed

Auction:
3077T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 15, 2018
Lot:
1277
Sold for:
$148$120

J.M. Young & Sons Hardwood Daybed, Camden, New York, c. 1915, two spring cushions covered in red faux leather on slanted frame with four vertical slats at head and foot, paper label, (wear and More ...

Mukonde Full Head Mask

Mukonde Full Head Mask

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
12
Sold for:
$185$150

Mukonde Full Head Mask, carved wood with applied hair. Provenance: Hemingway Gallery, New York. More ...

Meerschaum Pipe in the Shape of the Head of an African American Man

Meerschaum Pipe in the Shape of the Head of an African American Man

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
177
Sold for:
$246$200

Meerschaum Pipe in the Shape of the Head of an African American Man, early 19th century. More ...

1900-S $20 Liberty Head Double Eagle

1900-S $20 Liberty Head Double Eagle

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1301
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

1900-S $20 Liberty Head Double Eagle, approx. VF details, cleaned. More ...

J.M. Young & Sons Hardwood Daybed

J.M. Young & Sons Hardwood Daybed

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
28
Unsold
 

J.M. Young & Sons Hardwood Daybed, Camden, New York, c. 1915, two spring cushions covered in red faux leather on slanted frame with four vertical slats at head and foot, paper label, (wear and More ...

Nine Han-style Pottery Figures and Animals

Nine Han-style Pottery Figures and Animals

Auction:
3046T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1158
Sold for:
$523$425

Nine Han-style Pottery Figures and Animals, China, set of four seated performers; two mythical animals; two human heads, on wood stands; and a mask mounted on wood stand, ht. to 6 1/4 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Stone-headed Club

Pre-Columbian Stone-headed Club

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$615$500

Pre-Columbian Stone-headed Club, Peru, the original wood shaft decorated with wool and fragile feather decoration, the bone finial at top with incised human face, lg. 21 1/4 in. Provenance: More ...

Fon Brown Patinated Wood and Iron Machete

Fon Brown Patinated Wood and Iron Machete

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$369$300

Fon Brown Patinated Wood and Iron Machete, the blade terminating in a human head silhouette, ht. 25 1/2 in. More ...

Easter Island Carved Wood Lizard Man, Moai Moko

Easter Island Carved Wood Lizard Man, Moai Moko

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$43,050$35,000

Easter Island Carved Wood Lizard Man, Moai Moko, c. 19th century, toromiro wood, semi-human male form with reptilian head, hands placed below the chin, the ridge along the back terminating in a More ...

Unique Carved Wood Ball-headed Club with Trade Blade

Unique Carved Wood Ball-headed Club with Trade Blade

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
213
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Unique Carved Wood Ball-headed Club with Trade Blade, 19th century, the hardwood form painted overall with blue and vermillion pigments, ht. 24, lg. 6 3/4 in. Provenance: Norm Flayderman. More ...

Two Southeast Prehistoric Pottery Vessels

Two Southeast Prehistoric Pottery Vessels

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
228
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Two Southeast Prehistoric Pottery Vessels, a spouted jar with incised decoration and a human hunchback effigy vessel, the jar with a small label "yell co. Ark 1930," (effigy head has been repaired), More ...

Haida Argillite Carving

Haida Argillite Carving

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Haida Argillite Carving, c. last quarter 19th century, depicting two eagles atop two bears who are atop two humans, (one of the bird heads missing, chip at base, repair), ht. 7 1/4, lg. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Halibut Hook

Northwest Coast Halibut Hook

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
282
Sold for:
$23,370$19,000

Northwest Coast Halibut Hook, c. late 19th century, with two human faces and a halibut inside a canoe form with animal head and octopus tentacles, with custom stand, lg. 11 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
286
Sold for:
$984$800

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook, with two horned animal heads and human face at center, lg. 11 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
289
Sold for:
$492$400

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook, c. 1900, a stylized human form with animal heads as breasts, includes stand, ht. 10 in. More ...

Carved and Painted Goose Decoy

Carved and Painted Goose Decoy

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
663
Sold for:
$246$200

Carved and Painted Goose Decoy, late 19th/early 20th century, with subtle painted head and feather details, lg. 16 3/4 in. Provenance: The Harvey Kahn Collection. More ...

Carved and Painted Man's Head

Carved and Painted Man's Head

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
665
Sold for:
$800$650

Carved and Painted Man's Head, late 19th century, painted facial details and hair, (losses), ht. 12 1/2 in. Provenance: From the collection of Alvin and Annie Schlesinger. More ...

William Anders (American, b. 1933)

William Anders (American, b. 1933)

Auction:
3048M
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 02, 2017
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

William Anders (American, b. 1933) First Earthrise seen by human eyes, Apollo 8, December 1968. Vintage chromogenic print on fiber-based Kodak paper with a 'A Kodak Paper' watermark on the verso, More ...

Nasca Head Vessel

Nasca Head Vessel

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2027
Sold for:
$461$375

Nasca Head Vessel, c. 200-500 AD, polychrome decorated pottery in the form of a stylized human head, (surface wear), ht. 7 1/4 in. Tribal Art More ...

Incan Polychrome Pottery Aryballos

Incan Polychrome Pottery Aryballos

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2031
Sold for:
$338$275

Incan Polychrome Pottery Aryballos, c. 1200-1425 AD, the figural vessel with human head and relief modeled arms, (paint loss, old repair, minor chips), ht. 10 1/2 in. Tribal Art Property from More ...

Twenty-six Large and Small Cents

Twenty-six Large and Small Cents

Auction:
3026T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$492$400

Twenty-six Large and Small Cents, including a 1797 reverse of 1797 with stems draped bust, approx. AG, 1803 small date/large fraction draped bust, approx. FR, fourteen classic head and braided hair, More ...

Contemporary Alaskan Sculpture

Contemporary Alaskan Sculpture

Auction:
3049T
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1771
Sold for:
$185$150

Contemporary Alaskan Sculpture Bone 20th century Carved in the form of a human head with a face on one side and bird on the reverse, illegibly signed, with a C in a circle, ht. 15 in. More ...

Federal Cherry and Pine Tester Bed

Federal Cherry and Pine Tester Bed

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1425
Sold for:
$369$300

Federal Cherry and Pine Tester Bed, New England, early 19th century, with reeded and turned foot posts and turned head posts joining a shaped headboard, all joined by rails and a shaped tester More ...

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Stirrup Cup

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Stirrup Cup

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
84
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Stirrup Cup, England, c. 1775, modeled in the form of a fox head, with silver rim, impressed mark, lg. 5 in. Provenance: Heisel collection, The Victor & Muriel More ...