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Bird's Head Pommel Saber and Scabbard Attributed to A.W. Spies

Bird's Head Pommel Saber and Scabbard Attributed to A.W. Spies

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
205
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Bird's Head Pommel Saber and Scabbard Attributed to A.W. Spies, c. early 19th century, brass hilt with twisted "P" knuckle bow and remnants of silver wash, carved ivory grip, counterguard has two More ...

Ornate Eagle Pommel Saber with Engraved Gilt Scabbard

Ornate Eagle Pommel Saber with Engraved Gilt Scabbard

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
263
Estimate:
$14,000 - $16,000

Ornate Eagle Pommel Saber with Engraved Gilt Scabbard, c. 1820s-30s, gilt-brass hilt, eagle pommel with foliate decorated knuckle bows and quillon, checkered and carved ivory grip, engraved blade More ...

Heart-carved Slide-lid Box

Heart-carved Slide-lid Box

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1062
Estimate:
$200 - $250

Heart-carved Slide-lid Box, America, 19th century, the maple box with heart handle, the lid with inlaid whale ivory plaque engraved "WTP," ht. 1 1/2, wd. 6 1/8, dp. 2 in. Note: This item may be More ...

Powder Horn with Whale Ivory Mounts

Powder Horn with Whale Ivory Mounts

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
841
Sold for:
$400$325

Powder Horn with Whale Ivory Mounts, America, 19th century, one end with a carved fist holding a ring, at the other end a faceted terminal with a fitted dog-form cap, on custom stand, (minor More ...

Three Eskimo Walrus Ivory Handles

Three Eskimo Walrus Ivory Handles

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1259
Sold for:
$984$800

Three Eskimo Walrus Ivory Handles, Alaska, 19th century, two with ends carved as seals, lg. 3 3/4, 3 3/4, and 2 3/4 in. Provenance: Dr. John Beach Driggs collection. Driggs was an Episcopal More ...

Three Alaskan Inuit Bolo Ties

Three Alaskan Inuit Bolo Ties

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1404
Sold for:
$123$100

Three Alaskan Inuit Bolo Ties, with carved walrus ivory and bone seals and swan, two backed with stone, lg. 20, 11 1/2, and 17 in. More ...

Contemporary Eskimo Bone Necklace

Contemporary Eskimo Bone Necklace

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1426
Sold for:
$123$100

Contemporary Eskimo Bone Necklace, Greenland, single-strand bone and walrus ivory necklace with carved animals and figures with longitudinal beads, lg. 14 in. More ...

Two Northwest Pendants

Two Northwest Pendants

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1428
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Northwest Pendants, a carved argillite killer whale by Glen Pollard, Haida, signed on the back, and a halibut pendant by Teresa Mae Anderson, with baleen on one side and walrus ivory on the More ...

Three Inuit Walrus Ivory Bracelets

Three Inuit Walrus Ivory Bracelets

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1431
Sold for:
$185$150

Three Inuit Walrus Ivory Bracelets, Alaska, one a seal hunt storyteller bracelet, the second a love story bracelet, and the third alternating walrus ivory and baleen, the ivory pieces carved through More ...

Two Small Inuit Carved Ivory Pipes

Two Small Inuit Carved Ivory Pipes

Auction:
3258T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 29, 2019
Lot:
1087
Sold for:
$135$110

Two Small Inuit Carved Ivory Pipes, early 20th century, one with a walrus lying atop, the other with a bowl designed as a claw holding a ball, lg. 4 1/4, 3 1/2 in., respectively. More ...

Carved Wood African Head

Carved Wood African Head

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$246$200

Carved Wood African Head, Fang, Ivory Coast, head with heart-shaped face, protruding mouth and defined ears, dark black patina, with custom stand, ht. 12 1/2 in. More ...

Eskimo Knife

Eskimo Knife

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
275
Sold for:
$492$400

Eskimo Knife, 19th century, the walrus ivory handle carved as a head of a bird, with forged steel blade, lg. 8 1/2 in. More ...

Eleven Eskimo Walrus Ivory Carvings

Eleven Eskimo Walrus Ivory Carvings

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
281
Sold for:
$492$400

Eleven Eskimo Walrus Ivory Carvings, early 20th century, a long handle decorated with a seal and a fox, two model kayaks with figures, half of a fishing lure, a Northwest Coast carved napkin ring, More ...

Eskimo Walrus Ivory Pipe

Eskimo Walrus Ivory Pipe

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
283
Sold for:
$492$400

Eskimo Walrus Ivory Pipe, early 20th century, with scrimshawed animals on each side and a raised figurative carving of animals on the top, including polar bears, seals, and kayak, (missing attached More ...

Soapstone Carving of a Craggy Mountain

Soapstone Carving of a Craggy Mountain

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
356
Sold for:
$431$350

Soapstone Carving of a Craggy Mountain, China, with a hermit scholar and a boy attendant on a rock under a gnarled tree and crane, yellow and ivory stone mottled with black spots, ht. 4 in. More ...

Eskimo Toggle

Eskimo Toggle

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
353
Sold for:
$246$200

Eskimo Toggle, Alaska, 19th century, carved from a walrus tusk, lg. 9 3/4 in. More ...

Stone Figure of Buddha

Stone Figure of Buddha

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
410
Sold for:
$277$225

Stone Figure of Buddha, China, 20th century, seated in meditation on a lotus throne, ht. 10 3/4 in. with stand. More ...

Gilt-stone Buddha

Gilt-stone Buddha

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1391
Sold for:
$308$250

Gilt-stone Buddha, China, 19th/20th century, seated cross-legged on a lotus throne, with his hands in bhumisparsha mudra, ht. 14 1/4 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Michael Kane Nantucket Purse

Michael Kane Nantucket Purse

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
855
Sold for:
$923$750

Michael Kane Nantucket Purse, Nantucket, Massachusetts, 1986, oval form with hinged lid, the top with ivory plaque and carved thistles, bentwood handle, the inside of the lid with ivory plaque More ...

Jeanne Reis Nantucket Purse

Jeanne Reis Nantucket Purse

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
856
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Jeanne Reis Nantucket Purse, Nantucket, Massachusetts, late 20th century, oval form with hinged lid, the top with walnut plaque and carved and polished whale ivory sperm whale, bentwood handle, the More ...

Jeanne Reis Nantucket Purse

Jeanne Reis Nantucket Purse

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
857
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Jeanne Reis Nantucket Purse, Nantucket, Massachusetts, 1981, oval form with hinged lid, the top with walnut plaque and carved and polished ivory sperm whale, bentwood handle, interior dated "1981," More ...

Jose Formoso Reyes Nantucket Purse

Jose Formoso Reyes Nantucket Purse

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
858
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Jose Formoso Reyes Nantucket Purse, Nantucket, Massachusetts, c. 1960s, oval form with hinged lid, the top with ebony plaque and carved and polished whale ivory sperm whale, bentwood handle, the More ...

Ivory Coast-style Carved Wood Colonial Figure

Ivory Coast-style Carved Wood Colonial Figure

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1629
Sold for:
$111$90

Ivory Coast-style Carved Wood Colonial Figure, ht. 25 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Dan Mask, Ivory Coast

Dan Mask, Ivory Coast

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

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 ...

Eskimo Walrus Ivory Pipe

Eskimo Walrus Ivory Pipe

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
321
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Eskimo Walrus Ivory Pipe, c. last quarter 19th century, with incised geometric designs along the sides, raised figurative carving of a hunting scene on the top, including a walrus, seals and kayak, More ...

Identified Atlanta-capture Binoculars

Identified Atlanta-capture Binoculars

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
88
Sold for:
$523$425

Identified Atlanta-capture Binoculars, c. 1864, brass body with ivory, carved on one side with guidons marked "2," and crossed sabers with a "2," opposite side marked "Presented to/Major J. Gray/2ND More ...

Gilt-stone Buddha

Gilt-stone Buddha

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
115
Unsold
 

Gilt-stone Buddha, China, 19th/20th century, seated cross-legged on a lotus throne, with his hands in bhumisparsha mudra, ht. 14 1/4 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Stone Figure of Buddha

Stone Figure of Buddha

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
118
Unsold
 

Stone Figure of Buddha, China, 20th century, seated in meditation on a lotus throne, ht. 10 3/4 in. with stand. More ...

Seven Whalebone Canes

Seven Whalebone Canes

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Seven Whalebone Canes, 19th century, round shafts with turned or carved whale ivory tops, lg. to 35 1/2 in. More ...

Five 19th Century Canes

Five 19th Century Canes

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Five 19th Century Canes, with carved whale/walrus ivory and ivory tops on hardwood or vertebrae shafts, lg. to 36 in. More ...