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Tlingit Polychrome Twine "Shaman's" Basket

Tlingit Polychrome Twine "Shaman's" Basket

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
467
Sold for:
$2,328$1,900

Tlingit Polychrome Twine "Shaman's" Basket, the telescoping form with bright synthetic dyed geometric design, lg. 4 1/4 in. Provenance: The Bear Totem Store. More ...

Tlingit Twined Basket

Tlingit Twined Basket

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
473
Sold for:
$521$425

Tlingit Twined Basket, with three bands of black geometric design, ht. 5 1/8, dia. 6 1/2 in. Provenance: The Bear Totem Store. More ...

Tlingit Polychrome Twined Basket

Tlingit Polychrome Twined Basket

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
475
Sold for:
$889$750

Tlingit Polychrome Twined Basket, with two rows of chevron and diamond designs, ht. 6, dia. 6 in. Provenance: The Bear Totem Store. More ...

Glazed Wine Jar

Glazed Wine Jar

Auction:
2591B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 21, 2012
Lot:
486
Sold for:
$711$600

Glazed Wine Jar, China, Han dynasty (206 B.C.-220 A.D.), hu shape, covered in caramel-color glaze with green glazed taotie mask, ring lugs, and foot, ht. 15 in. More ...

Two Ceramic Animals

Two Ceramic Animals

Auction:
2591B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 21, 2012
Lot:
489
Sold for:
$59$50

Two Ceramic Animals, China, Han dynasty (206 B.C.-220 A.D.), a reclining horse and a porcupine, both lg. 6 3/4 in. More ...

Pottery Figure of an Archer

Pottery Figure of an Archer

Auction:
2591B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 21, 2012
Lot:
490
Sold for:
$486$400

Pottery Figure of an Archer, China, Han dynasty (206 B.C.-220 A.D.), kneeling on one leg with his right arm raised and wearing a short belted tunic, finely modeled face, traces of pigment and burial More ...

Three Bronze Mirrors

Three Bronze Mirrors

Auction:
2584M
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Feb 15, 2012
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$948$800

Three Bronze Mirrors, one Chinese, Han period, (2nd century B.C. - 2nd century A.D.), decorated with nobles watching a dancer; and two Korean, 6th century A.D., one decorated with zodiac figures, More ...

18kt Gold and Ancient Coin Earclips, Bulgari

18kt Gold and Ancient Coin Earclips, Bulgari

Auction:
2575B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 06, 2011
Lot:
21
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

18kt Gold and Ancient Coin Earclips, Bulgari, each bezel-set with an ancient coin depicting a classical figure, 27.8 dwt, lg. 1 in., signed. More ...

Jade Pendant

Jade Pendant

Auction:
2574B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 03, 2011
Lot:
1195
Sold for:
$674$550

Jade Pendant, China, Hongshan Neolithic Culture (3rd-5th century B.C.), carved as a coiling archaic dragon, lg. 1 5/8 in. More ...

Six Steatite Figures

Six Steatite Figures

Auction:
2574B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 02, 2011
Lot:
551A
Unsold
 

Six Steatite Figures, China, possibly Han period (2nd century B.C. - 2nd century A.D.), two human figures, two avian figures, and two bovine figures, ht. to 12 3/4 in. More ...

Stoneware Jar

Stoneware Jar

Auction:
2574B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 02, 2011
Lot:
552
Sold for:
$398$325

Stoneware Jar, China, possibly Han period (2nd century B.C. - 2nd century A.D.), deep forest green glaze, molded decoration of a band of mythical animals and taotie masks, ht. 12 1/2 in. More ...

Sleeve Weight

Sleeve Weight

Auction:
2574B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 02, 2011
Lot:
553A
Sold for:
$770$650

Sleeve Weight, China, Han period, (2nd century B.C. - 2nd century A.D.), gilt-bronze hollow cast reclining chimera, lg. 2 3/4 in. More ...

Two Jade Figures

Two Jade Figures

Auction:
2574B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 02, 2011
Lot:
791
Sold for:
$652$550

Two Jade Figures, China, Han Dynasty (206 B.C.-220 A.D.), both carved as the standing figure of a woman, the stones of yellow-green and celadon color, lg. 2, 1 3/4 in. More ...

Two Archaic Jades

Two Archaic Jades

Auction:
2574B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 02, 2011
Lot:
798
Sold for:
$207$175

Two Archaic Jades, China, Hongshan Culture, 5th-3rd century B.C., both of comb shape, the stones of sea green color, lg. 3 3/8, 2 3/8 in. More ...

(Baskerville Imprint)

(Baskerville Imprint)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
218
Sold for:
$415$350

(Baskerville Imprint), Aesop, c.620-560 B.C., Select Fables of Esop and Other Fabulists, Birmingham: Baskerville, 1761, mottled gilt-tooled red calf by Root, inscribed "from the author" to endpaper More ...

(Baskerville Imprint)

(Baskerville Imprint)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
219
Sold for:
$296$250

(Baskerville Imprint), Sallustius Crispus, Caius (86-34 B.C.), and Florus, Lucius Annaeus, Opera, Birmingham: Baskerville, 1774, gilt embossed full red morocco, 12mo, (bookplates, scattered More ...

(Travel and Exploration, Japan)

(Travel and Exploration, Japan)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
733
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

(Travel and Exploration, Japan), Two albums of photographs of Japan, dated 1901, laid into two black morocco oblong 4to albums, each black and white print identified in manuscript to l.r. corner of More ...

Two Jade Disks

Two Jade Disks

Auction:
2564B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 02, 2011
Lot:
876
Sold for:
$593$500

Two Jade Disks, China, Han period (2nd century B.C.-2nd century A.D.), pale green color with calcified areas, one carved with comma marks, the other stylized dragons, lg. 2, 2 3/4 in. More ...

Two Hardstone Disks

Two Hardstone Disks

Auction:
2564B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 02, 2011
Lot:
877
Sold for:
$184$150

Two Hardstone Disks, China, Han period (2nd century B.C.-2nd century A.D.), one of agate, the other calcified jade, each approx. dia. 2 in. More ...

Pottery Figure

Pottery Figure

Auction:
2564B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 02, 2011
Lot:
1056
Sold for:
$415$350

Pottery Figure, Han period (2nd century B.C.-2nd century A.D.), terra-cotta figure of a dog, lg. 11, ht. 10 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Pottery Musician

Pre-Columbian Pottery Musician

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$563$475

Pre-Columbian Pottery Musician, Jalisco, c. 100 B.C.- 250 A.D., a standing male figure playing a rasp, traces of two-color decoration, (repair), 13 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$830$700

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Figure, West Mexico, Jalisco, c. 100 B.C.- 250 A.D., a kneeling female form with traces of black decoration, ht. 11 1/2 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Multicolored Textile Panel

Pre-Columbian Multicolored Textile Panel

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
21
Sold for:
$8,888$7,500

Pre-Columbian Multicolored Textile Panel, Peru, Siguas culture, c. 500 B.C.-100 A.D., with stylized central figure, the torso with framed double snakes, multiple-headed snake design at both ends, More ...

Northwest Coast Polychrome Carved Wood Totem Pole

Northwest Coast Polychrome Carved Wood Totem Pole

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
369
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

Northwest Coast Polychrome Carved Wood Totem Pole, carved by Tony Hunt, Kwakiutl, with attached wings, ht. 72, wd. 13 in. Provenance: Paul and Joan Gluck Collection. Exhibitions: Historical More ...

Northwest Coast Child's Chilkat Blanket

Northwest Coast Child's Chilkat Blanket

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
388
Unsold
 

Northwest Coast Child's Chilkat Blanket, c. 1880s, finger-woven with mountain goat wool and cedar bark warp strands, dyed yellow, green-blue, and black, with abstract-form line design, (some fading More ...

Pair of Lacquered Wood Boxes

Pair of Lacquered Wood Boxes

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 03, 2011
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$296$250

Pair of Lacquered Wood Boxes, China, Han dynasty (206 B.C.-220 A.D.), surfaces decorated in gold, red, and black, lg. 7 in. Provenance: Ex-collection Robert H. Ellsworth. More ...

Bronze Ritual Wine Vessel and Cover, You

Bronze Ritual Wine Vessel and Cover, You

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 03, 2011
Lot:
380
Sold for:
$7,963$6,500

Bronze Ritual Wine Vessel and Cover, You, China, possibly early Western Zhou dynasty (11th-10th century B.C.), the pear-shaped body cast in relief with two large taotie masks on either side, set More ...

Section of Tile

Section of Tile

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 03, 2011
Lot:
612
Sold for:
$296$250

Section of Tile, China, Han dynasty (206 B.C.-220 A.D.), reign mark on one side, ground surface and well for use as an ink stone, 7 1/2 x 7 x 2 in. Provenance: Ex-collection of Robert H. More ...

Jade Carving

Jade Carving

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 03, 2011
Lot:
938
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Jade Carving, China, Han dynasty (206 B.C.-220 A.D.), carving of the standing figure of an official, the stone of celadon and russet color, lg. 2 in. More ...

Marble Fragment

Marble Fragment

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 02, 2011
Lot:
30A
Sold for:
$1,067$900

Marble Fragment, Hellenic, 2nd century B.C., relief image of Athena, 6 x 4 1/2 in. More ...