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Timor Female Figure

Timor Female Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$185$150

Timor Female Figure, with no feet, standing in a block with bent legs, rounded torso and arms attached by wood pegs, glass bead eyes, the chest engraved with a geometric pattern, ht. 9 1/4 in. More ...

Batak Lute

Batak Lute

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Batak Lute, Karo Batak, northern Sumatra, Indonesia, early 20th century, ornately carved featuring animals and two guardian figures on the end of the neck and a Signa at the base of the body of the More ...

Philippines Warrior's Costume

Philippines Warrior's Costume

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
57
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Philippines Warrior's Costume, Mindanao, Davao Province, Bagobo, c. 1900 or earlier, comprising an ornately decorated woven banana fiber plain weave jacket, a pair of shorts with bead decoration at 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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:
486
Sold for:
$861$700

Oaxaca Blanket, Mexico, c. 1870, woven in two panels and stitched together, with red, indigo, and natural wool colors, with short fringe at either end, 85 x 51 in. 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 ...

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 ...

Chokwe Carved Wood Scepter

Chokwe Carved Wood Scepter

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
83
Sold for:
$738$600

Chokwe Carved Wood Scepter, with Janus head finial and incised geometric detail, with stand, lg. 29 1/2 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection. More ...

Early Kiowa Beaded Leather Strike-a-Light Pouch

Early Kiowa Beaded Leather Strike-a-Light Pouch

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
170
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Early Kiowa Beaded Leather Strike-a-Light Pouch, c. mid-19th century, beaded with various size seed beads on commercial leather, with tin cone danglers, lg. 6 3/4 in. Provenance: The Charles and More ...

Early Kiowa Beaded Hide Awl Case

Early Kiowa Beaded Hide Awl Case

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
171
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Early Kiowa Beaded Hide Awl Case, c. mid-19th century, beaded on commercial leather with small cut-glass and metal beads, the hide suspensions with pony bead and tin cone decoration, lg. of case More ...

Cheyenne Buffalo Hide Triangular Flap Belt Pouch

Cheyenne Buffalo Hide Triangular Flap Belt Pouch

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
172
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Cheyenne Buffalo Hide Triangular Flap Belt Pouch, c. 1860, beaded with multicolored seed and pony beads, two tin cones remain, (minor bead loss), lg. 12 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche More ...

Cheyenne Buffalo Hide Belt Pouch

Cheyenne Buffalo Hide Belt Pouch

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
173
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

Cheyenne Buffalo Hide Belt Pouch, c. 1860s, beaded with multicolored geometric and cross devices on a clear background, with original belt strap and tin cones at the tip, includes the original iron More ...

Cheyenne Beaded Buffalo Hide Belt Pouch

Cheyenne Beaded Buffalo Hide Belt Pouch

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
174
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Cheyenne Beaded Buffalo Hide Belt Pouch, c. 1870, beaded on the flap and pouch ends, lg. including fringe 9 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection. More ...

Three Southwest Pins

Three Southwest Pins

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
351
Sold for:
$492$400

Three Southwest Pins, two with inlay and one with turquoise settings, lg. to 2 3/4 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby Collection. More ...

Two Zuni Inlay Pins

Two Zuni Inlay Pins

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$738$600

Two Zuni Inlay Pins, lg. to 2 1/2 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection. More ...

Three Zuni Inlay Pins

Three Zuni Inlay Pins

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
353
Sold for:
$431$350

Three Zuni Inlay Pins, lg. to 2 7/8 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection. More ...

Two Zuni Knifewing Man Pins

Two Zuni Knifewing Man Pins

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
357
Sold for:
$308$250

Two Zuni Knifewing Man Pins, ht. to 2 5/8 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection. More ...

Two Zuni Knifewing Man Pins

Two Zuni Knifewing Man Pins

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
358
Sold for:
$400$325

Two Zuni Knifewing Man Pins, ht. to 2 3/4 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection. More ...

Five Southwest Pins

Five Southwest Pins

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
359
Sold for:
$800$650

Five Southwest Pins, two inlay and three with stone settings, lg. to 1 3/4 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby Collection. More ...

Five Navajo Pins

Five Navajo Pins

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
361
Sold for:
$523$425

Five Navajo Pins, two sand-cast and three with turquoise settings, lg. to 3 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection. More ...

Four Navajo Pins

Four Navajo Pins

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$431$350

Four Navajo Pins, includes two knifewing men and a western saddle pin, lg. to 2 1/8 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection. More ...

Five Navajo Silver and Turquoise Pins

Five Navajo Silver and Turquoise Pins

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
363
Sold for:
$308$250

Five Navajo Silver and Turquoise Pins, lg. to 2 3/8 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection. More ...

Four Southwest Butterfly Pins

Four Southwest Butterfly Pins

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
364
Sold for:
$615$500

Four Southwest Butterfly Pins, ht. to 3 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection. More ...