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Kanyok Female Figure

Kanyok Female Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
71
Estimate:
$4,000 - $6,000

Kanyok Female Figure, standing female figure, with straight muscular legs and rounded hips with exaggerated buttocks and pendant genitalia beneath a wide torso and protruding abdomen, slender bent More ...

Three Akan Bronze Goldweights

Three Akan Bronze Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
96
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Three Akan Bronze Goldweights, bronze bushcow with oxpecker birds on its back, 1 1/2 in.; bronze cast goldweight representing a stylized Sankofa bird with simplified body, triangular raised tail, More ...

Eight Akan Goldweights

Eight Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
97
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Eight Akan Goldweights, brass, most in the form of birds: a cock, ht. 2; Asantrofie bird, ht. 1 1/2; hornbill, ht. 1 1/2; small bird, ht. 1; bird with cannon on wings, ht. 1 3/4; large hornbill, ht. More ...

Three Akan Bronze Goldweights and a Pendant

Three Akan Bronze Goldweights and a Pendant

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
98
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Three Akan Bronze Goldweights and a Pendant, a ceremonial sword with double blade, 3 1/8; the framework of a war shield (Ekyem) with bells, 1 7/8 x 1 3/8; a triangular pendant, 1 5/8 x 1 7/8; and a More ...

Sixteen Geometric Akan Goldweights

Sixteen Geometric Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
99
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Sixteen Geometric Akan Goldweights, small brass square and circular forms with relief designs, ht. 1 1/8 to 1/2 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey. Exhibitions: Asante More ...

Twelve Geometric Akan Goldweights

Twelve Geometric Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
100
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Twelve Geometric Akan Goldweights, small rectangular weights with relief decoration, ht. 1 1/2 to 1/2 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey. Exhibitions: Asante Goldweights, More ...

Three Akan Goldweights, Three Gold Boxes, and a Lid

Three Akan Goldweights, Three Gold Boxes, and a Lid

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
101
Estimate:
$100 - $150

Three Akan Goldweights, Three Gold Boxes, and a Lid, one rectangular goldweight with relief and two war horn weights; with a lidded brass gold dust box, two boxes without lids, and a lid in cast More ...

Five Akan Figurative Goldweights

Five Akan Figurative Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
102
Estimate:
$300 - $400

Five Akan Figurative Goldweights, a farmer figure, ht. 2 3/8; a gold miner, ht. 1 1/2; an armed guard with two men carrying a wooden box, ht. 2 1/4; a man firing two mounted cannons, 7/8 x 1 1/4; More ...

Four Akan Figurative Goldweights

Four Akan Figurative Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
103
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Four Akan Figurative Goldweights, a standing man, ht. 1 3/4; a man blowing a war horn, ht. 1 5/8; a man touching his stomach, ht. 1; and a drummer seated on a stool, ht. 1 3/4 in. Provenance: More ...

Akan Brass Goldweight of an Equestrian Figure

Akan Brass Goldweight of an Equestrian Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
104
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Akan Brass Goldweight of an Equestrian Figure, the galloping horse with rider clutching the reins in his left hand and a long arrow in his right, lg. 2 1/4 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, More ...

Six Figurative Akan Goldweights

Six Figurative Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
105
Estimate:
$300 - $400

Six Figurative Akan Goldweights, a priest with a shrine and sword, ht. 2 1/2; a man smoking a pipe and carrying gunpowder, ht. 2 1/2; a man before "God's Tree," ht. 2 1/8; a man with walking stick More ...

Three Figurative Brass Akan Goldweights

Three Figurative Brass Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
106
Estimate:
$300 - $400

Three Figurative Brass Akan Goldweights, a man carrying calabashes, ht. 2 1/8; a man holding a sword and smoking, ht. 2 1/4; a farmer with a sword, ht. 2 3/8 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, More ...

Eight Geometric Akan Goldweights and Four Box Lids

Eight Geometric Akan Goldweights and Four Box Lids

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
107
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Eight Geometric Akan Goldweights and Four Box Lids, brass goldweights of varying sizes, the four gold dust box lids of varying sizes. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey. Exhibitions: More ...

Three Figurative Akan Goldweights

Three Figurative Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
108
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Three Figurative Akan Goldweights, a warrior holding the head of an enemy, ht. 1 1/2; a priest performing the nkabere ritual, 1 1/8 x 1 1/2; and a bearded man placing an object in his mouth, ht. 1 More ...

Three Figurative Akan Goldweights

Three Figurative Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
109
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Three Figurative Akan Goldweights, a figure of the caretaker of the treasury, the sannahene, ht. 2 7/8; a woman smoking a pipe, ht. 2 1/4; and a man carrying a load, ht. 1 7/8 in. Provenance: More ...

Ten Geometric Akan Goldweights

Ten Geometric Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
111
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Ten Geometric Akan Goldweights, ten brass square and rectangular goldweights with relief design, ht. 1 to 5/8 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey. Exhibitions: Asante Goldweights, More ...

Eight Brass Akan Goldweights

Eight Brass Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
112
Estimate:
$200 - $400

Eight Brass Akan Goldweights, a goat, ht. 1 3/8; a porcupine, 7/8 x 1; a leopard with tortoise, ht. 1 7/8; an elephant, 3/4 x 1 1/8; an antelope, 1 x 1 1/2; a running antelope, ht. 1 3/8; Nyame More ...

Akan Goldweight of a Couple Mating

Akan Goldweight of a Couple Mating

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
113
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Akan Goldweight of a Couple Mating, two cast brass seated figures in an amorous embrace, ht. 1 3/4 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey; Sotheby's Parke Bernet, New York, October 10, More ...

Four Figurative Akan Goldweights

Four Figurative Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
114
Estimate:
$300 - $600

Four Figurative Akan Goldweights, an herbalist carrying a shrine, ht. 1 3/4; a warrior carrying guns, ht. 2 1/4; a man carrying a sword, ht. 1 3/8; and a standing figure, ht. 1 3/4 in. More ...

Eleven Akan Goldweights and Pendants

Eleven Akan Goldweights and Pendants

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
115
Estimate:
$300 - $400

Eleven Akan Goldweights and Pendants, two birds, two snakes, four tortoises, a fish tail, a spider, and a scorpion. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey; the large bird from Sotheby's, New More ...

Three Akan Goldweights

Three Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
116
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Three Akan Goldweights, brass, antelopes with tubular bodies and long horns that touch the tail, ht. 1 to 1 1/2 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey; two purchased from J.J. Klejman, More ...

Fine Akan Goldweight

Fine Akan Goldweight

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
117
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Fine Akan Goldweight, bronze goldweight depicting a Beisa antelope, the body rounded, swells at the ventral section, with pointed head and pricked ears, adorned with long, grooved arching horns that More ...

Three Akan Goldweights

Three Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
118
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Three Akan Goldweights, brass, a small bushcow, a reedbuck, and an antelope with three oxpeckers, the largest measuring 3 1/4 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey. Exhibitions: More ...

Five Akan Goldweights

Five Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
120
Estimate:
$200 - $400

Five Akan Goldweights, brass, a scorpion, lg. 2 3/8, a fish, lg. 2 5/8, two crocodiles, lg. 3 1/2 and 4, and a mudfish, lg. 2 3/8 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey; mudfish from More ...

Fourteen Akan Goldweights

Fourteen Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
121
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Fourteen Akan Goldweights, brass, a knife, six snakes, one with a frog, a ceremonial sword with baboon skull sheath, two fish, a crocodile, a Senufo pendant, and a seed found in southern Ghana. More ...

Twenty Akan Geometric Goldweights

Twenty Akan Geometric Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
122
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Twenty Akan Geometric Goldweights, brass, varying sizes, mostly in bas relief. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey. Exhibitions: Asante Goldweights, Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, More ...

Baule Standing Male Figure

Baule Standing Male Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
221
Estimate:
$12,000 - $18,000

Baule Standing Male Figure, with heavy muscular legs supporting a rounded torso beneath strong shoulders, both arms missing, surmounted by an oval head with swept back coiffure terminating in two More ...

Dan Mask, Ivory Coast

Dan Mask, Ivory Coast

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
224
Estimate:
$15,000 - $20,000

Dan Mask, Ivory Coast, Poro Society, hollowed-out oval form pierced around the rim, with sensitively carved facial features, the full protruding lips parted with teeth exposed, the delicate nose More ...

Apache Beaded Buffalo Hide Child's Moccasins

Apache Beaded Buffalo Hide Child's Moccasins

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
243
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Apache Beaded Buffalo Hide Child's Moccasins, c. 1870s, beaded with multicolored seed beads and edged with large white heart red beads, lg. 6 1/4 in. More ...

Large Sioux Beaded Commercial Leather Dispatch Case

Large Sioux Beaded Commercial Leather Dispatch Case

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
270
Estimate:
$2,500 - $3,000

Large Sioux Beaded Commercial Leather Dispatch Case, c. 1880, with German silver flap button, remnant copper sequins, and small brass bead hide lace, (minor bead loss), 18 1/2 x 10 in. More ...