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Fijian Hardwood Throwing Club, Ula

Fijian Hardwood Throwing Club, Ula

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
84
Sold for:
$277$225

Fijian Hardwood Throwing Club, Ula, early 19th century, with tavatava carved grip and two holes at the butt for wrist strap, rich dark patina, lg. 15 1/2 in. More ...

Fijian Hardwood Throwing Club, Ula

Fijian Hardwood Throwing Club, Ula

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$923$750

Fijian Hardwood Throwing Club, Ula, late 18th/early 19th century, decorated with many cutout dots along the handle, worn tavatava grip with one small wrist strap hole, dark encrusted patina, lg. 15 More ...

Plains Sinew-backed Wood Bow

Plains Sinew-backed Wood Bow

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
160
Sold for:
$923$750

Plains Sinew-backed Wood Bow, c. early fourth quarter 19th century, double curved bow with sinew strapping and original twisted sinew string intact, traces of pigment and black line decoration front More ...

Plains Apache Hide Bow Case, Bow, and Quiver

Plains Apache Hide Bow Case, Bow, and Quiver

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
161
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Plains Apache Hide Bow Case, Bow, and Quiver, c. 1870s, undecorated hide bow case and quiver with wide strap and fringed ends, includes a sinew-backed bow, lg. of bow case, 46, lg. of bow 49 in. More ...

Shield Inlaid Walnut Stool

Shield Inlaid Walnut Stool

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1397
Sold for:
$461$375

Shield Inlaid Walnut Stool, America, 19th century, the shaped top with inlaid shield and stars within a geometric border, shaped skirt and legs with inlaid shields and stars, ht. 8 1/4, wd. 17 5/8 More ...

Amazon Wood Bow and Ten Arrows

Amazon Wood Bow and Ten Arrows

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1029
Sold for:
$246$200

Amazon Wood Bow and Ten Arrows, c. 19th century, arrows used for hunting and fishing, bow with original fiber string, lg. of bow 77, arrows lg. 48 1/2 to 61 in. More ...

Lobala Sword

Lobala Sword

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
176
Sold for:
$738$600

Lobala Sword, iron blade, a central raised ridge with incised design, woven copper over wood handle, pommel terminates with a brass tack, lg. 22 in. More ...

Leather Flail with Wooden Handle

Leather Flail with Wooden Handle

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
63
Unsold
 

Leather Flail with Wooden Handle, 19th century. Provenance: A Sussex County, Virginia, family. More ...

Three Scabbards, Three Sword Blades, and Five Damaged Swords

Three Scabbards, Three Sword Blades, and Five Damaged Swords

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1071
Unsold
 

Three Scabbards, Three Sword Blades, and Five Damaged Swords, 19th century, lg. to 37 in. More ...

Bronze Figure of a Warrior

Bronze Figure of a Warrior

Auction:
2974T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 12, 2017
Lot:
1357
Sold for:
$677$550

Bronze Figure of a Warrior, Japan, in a piercing pose with a bladed spear in his hands, mounted on a carved openwork stand with inlaid decoration, (sword detached), overall ht. 14 1/4, bronze ht. 11 More ...

Flail

Flail

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
308
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Flail, Europe, c. 1650, iron-spiked wooden ball connected to a spiked hardwood handle by a chain, overall lg. 46 1/4 in. Provenance: Collection of George Snook, M.D. Literature: Illustrated More ...

Bronze Double-edged Dagger

Bronze Double-edged Dagger

Auction:
2885B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 19, 2016
Lot:
40
Unsold
 

Bronze Double-edged Dagger, China, with lozenge-shape cross-guard, tubular grip, and ring pommel, the blade beveled and tapering toward the tip, lg. 17 in. Provenance: Formerly in the collection More ...

Six Philippine Swords

Six Philippine Swords

Auction:
2864T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 12, 2015
Lot:
1452
Sold for:
$677$550

Six Philippine Swords, four with remnant wood sheaths, one with beaded decoration, (damage), old tag reads "Old Fine Moro Bolo about 100 years old," lg. to 28 in. Provenance: Collected in 1905. More ...

Roby Model 1840 Cavalry Saber

Roby Model 1840 Cavalry Saber

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
683
Sold for:
$510$425

Roby Model 1840 Cavalry Saber, Chelmsford, Massachusetts, c. 1865, brass hilt with leather and wire-wrapped grip, engraved on blade side of hand guard J.M. PERKINS, blade marked C. Roby W. More ...

Roby Model 1840 Cavalry Saber

Roby Model 1840 Cavalry Saber

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
587
Unsold
 

Roby Model 1840 Cavalry Saber, Chelmsford, Massachusetts, c. 1865, brass hilt with leather and wire-wrapped grip, engraved on blade side of hand guard J.M. PERKINS, blade marked C. Roby W. More ...

Two Wrought Iron Blades

Two Wrought Iron Blades

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
628
Sold for:
$356$300

Two Wrought Iron Blades, one a Japanese single-edged cleaver with three markings at front of blade, turned wood handle and copper ferrule, the other a single-edged axe head with three "crown" More ...

Fleur-de-lis Shaped Spear Head

Fleur-de-lis Shaped Spear Head

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
636
Sold for:
$1,007$850

Fleur-de-lis Shaped Spear Head, double inward curving hooks with single-edged blades, center spear with double fuller and shaft with socket end, lg. 20 1/4 in. Provenance: Higgins Armory Museum, More ...

Two Spearheads and a Spontoon

Two Spearheads and a Spontoon

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
644
Sold for:
$533$450

Two Spearheads and a Spontoon, one elaborateley carved and pierced spearhead with four brass mounts around a central medallion and gilt wash on octagonal socket shaft, the other a wrought iron head More ...

Linstock Head

Linstock Head

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
646
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Linstock Head, iron stock with spear blade terminating in clasping head of a mystical animal, swirled guards and a socketed end to receive a staff, lg. 28 in. Provenance: Higgins Armory Museum, More ...

Engraved Halberd Head

Engraved Halberd Head

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
647
Sold for:
$948$800

Engraved Halberd Head, sword blade broken off above axe, engraving of compotes, foliage and birds on sword section, shields and floral decoration on one side of axe blade and an inscribed WA More ...

Horseman's Axe

Horseman's Axe

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
650
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Horseman's Axe, double edged steel curved blade with faceted spike at back, spiral turned handle ending in a hexagonal mount with an engraved pommel, lg. 21 1/2 in. Provenance: Higgins Armory More ...

Apache Painted Hide Bowcase and Quiver

Apache Painted Hide Bowcase and Quiver

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
177
Sold for:
$8,888$7,500

Apache Painted Hide Bowcase and Quiver, c. last quarter 19th century, the quiver with cutout designs backed with red trade cloth and painted with geometric and symbolic designs, cloth strap, the More ...

Eskimo Bowcase and Quiver

Eskimo Bowcase and Quiver

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
248
Sold for:
$6,518$5,500

Eskimo Bowcase and Quiver, c. last quarter 19th century, includes double curved sinew-backed bow, (cracked), with three arrows and a forged steel fighting knife with bone grip, (the seal (?) skin More ...

Large Ivory Carving

Large Ivory Carving

Auction:
2591B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 20, 2012
Lot:
91
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

Large Ivory Carving, China, 19th/20th century, standing figure of a female warrior dressed in armor carrying bows on her back and at her side, holding a sword and a halberd, wood stand, ht. More ...

Group of African Archery Items

Group of African Archery Items

Auction:
2580M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 19, 2012
Lot:
536
Sold for:
$119$100

Group of African Archery Items, four bows and four arrows. More ...

Group of American Indian Archery Items

Group of American Indian Archery Items

Auction:
2580M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 19, 2012
Lot:
549
Sold for:
$368$300

Group of American Indian Archery Items, Plains sinew-backed relic-condition wooden bow, wood quirt, and three arrows. More ...

Four Weapons

Four Weapons

Auction:
2580M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 19, 2012
Lot:
619
Sold for:
$306$250

Four Weapons, two African knives, a knobkerrie, and a New Guinean spear thrower. More ...

Northeast Spike Axe

Northeast Spike Axe

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
328
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Northeast Spike Axe, c. 18th century with cast iron head and ash handle, incised four-point stars around the hole for attachment, leather thong, "Byrde" incised in the handle, (dark patina), lg. 18, More ...

Dragoon Saber

Dragoon Saber

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
583
Sold for:
$948$800

Dragoon Saber, late 18th century, with ribbed bone handle, brass hilt and guard, blade lg. 32 1/2 in. More ...

Spontoon-style Tomahawk

Spontoon-style Tomahawk

Auction:
2540M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 17, 2011
Lot:
517
Sold for:
$504$425

Spontoon-style Tomahawk, the wood half with fire branding and brass tack decoration, lg. 21 in. More ...