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New Guinea Highlands Headdress

New Guinea Highlands Headdress

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1038
Sold for:
$62$50

New Guinea Highlands Headdress, Papua New Guinea, mid-20th century, lichen-covered cloth headdress, with woven rattan decoration around the rim and feather on top, dia. 17 in. Provenance: Arnold More ...

Digul River Shield,

Digul River Shield,

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$400$325

Digul River Shield, Irian Jaya, mid-20th century, narrow form with cutout and painted abstract designs on the front, handle attached on the back, lg. 59, wd. 8 1/2 in. Provenance: Joris Visser, More ...

Ramu River Drum, Kundu

Ramu River Drum, Kundu

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1058
Sold for:
$461$375

Ramu River Drum, Kundu, Papua New Guinea, early 20th century, ht. 26 in. Provenance: Budrose collection, Boston, inv. no. 829. More ...

New Guinea Highlands Headdress

New Guinea Highlands Headdress

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1064
Unsold
 

New Guinea Highlands Headdress, Papua New Guinea, mid-20th century, lichen-covered cloth headdress, with woven rattan decoration around the rim and feather on top, dia. 17 in. Provenance: Arnold More ...

Two Shell Necklaces

Two Shell Necklaces

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1082
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Shell Necklaces, Vanuatu, late 19th/early 20th century, mounted on board, one with a collection tag with number B2232, one from Santo Island, wd. 9 and 8 3/4 in. More ...

Pair of Turtle Shell Ear Ornaments

Pair of Turtle Shell Ear Ornaments

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1083
Sold for:
$277$225

Pair of Turtle Shell Ear Ornaments, Santa Cruz, Solomon Islands, early 20th century, dia. 2 1/2, wd. 1 1/2 in. More ...

Strand of Solomon Islands Shell Money

Strand of Solomon Islands Shell Money

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1084
Sold for:
$400$325

Strand of Solomon Islands Shell Money, Malaita, 19th century, tridacna shell rings, dia. of rings 7/8 in. More ...

Solomon Islands Currency Shell Ring

Solomon Islands Currency Shell Ring

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1087
Unsold
 

Solomon Islands Currency Shell Ring, 19th century, tridacna shell, dia. 3 7/8 in. More ...

Solomon Islands Barava

Solomon Islands Barava

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1088
Sold for:
$246$200

Solomon Islands Barava, Malaita, 19th century, tridacna shell, wd. 4 in. Provenance: Fortess collection, Hawaii; Julius Carlbach Gallery, New York. More ...

Solomon Islands Shell Currency

Solomon Islands Shell Currency

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$738$600

Solomon Islands Shell Currency, Rubiana Lagoon, dia. 5 in. Provenance: Stan Moriarty collection. More ...

Carved Stone Club Head

Carved Stone Club Head

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
2063
Sold for:
$111$90

Carved Stone Club Head, Melanesia, New Guinea, 19th/early 20th century, cylindrical, with diamond-shaped protrusions, dia. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Three Melanesian Carved Wood Items

Three Melanesian Carved Wood Items

Auction:
2967T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 08, 2016
Lot:
1725
Sold for:
$154$125

Three Melanesian Carved Wood Items, a New Guinea spear, a long palm wood club with paddle, and a Solomon Islands staff with frigate bird design, lg. to 58 in. Tribal Art Online More ...

Carved Stone Club Head

Carved Stone Club Head

Auction:
2962T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 28, 2016
Lot:
1103
Unsold
 

Carved Stone Club Head, Melanesia, New Guinea, 19th/early 20th century, cylindrical, with diamond-shaped protrusions, dia. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Cane Comb

Cane Comb

Auction:
2962T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 28, 2016
Lot:
1104
Sold for:
$37$30

Cane Comb, Melanesia, New Guinea, early 20th century, ten tines lashed together and radiating from a hardened gum body and large seed terminal, lg. 9 3/4 in. More ...

Papua New Guinea Bark Belt

Papua New Guinea Bark Belt

Auction:
2911T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 09, 2016
Lot:
1706
Sold for:
$738$600

Papua New Guinea Bark Belt, carved on the exterior with concentric four-point star design, white pigment, wd. 7 5/8 in. Provenance: Leo and Lillian Fortess collection. More ...

Papua New Guinea Stone Headed "Pineapple" Club

Papua New Guinea Stone Headed "Pineapple" Club

Auction:
2911T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 09, 2016
Lot:
1713
Sold for:
$492$400

Papua New Guinea Stone Headed "Pineapple" Club, bamboo shaft with fiber wrappings, lg. 41 in. Provenance: Moriarty collection; The Leo and Lillian Fortess collection. More ...

Papua New Guinea Stone Headed "Pineapple" Club

Papua New Guinea Stone Headed "Pineapple" Club

Auction:
2893B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 06, 2016
Lot:
23
Unsold
 

Papua New Guinea Stone Headed "Pineapple" Club, bamboo shaft with fiber wrappings, lg. 41 in. Provenance: Moriarty collection; The Leo and Lillian Fortess collection. More ...

Papua New Guinea Ceremonial Feather Bag

Papua New Guinea Ceremonial Feather Bag

Auction:
2864T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 12, 2015
Lot:
1427
Sold for:
$923$750

Papua New Guinea Ceremonial Feather Bag, Dani, woven plant fiber with hundreds of bird feathers, wd. 13 in. More ...

Two Melanesian Hardwood Clubs

Two Melanesian Hardwood Clubs

Auction:
2864T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 12, 2015
Lot:
1445
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Melanesian Hardwood Clubs, 19th century, a Solomon Islands paddle club and a flared head-form, (minor wood loss), lg. to 45 1/2 in. More ...

Two Melanesian Items

Two Melanesian Items

Auction:
2864T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 12, 2015
Lot:
1446
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Melanesian Items, a hardwood club-like form, and a bamboo spear thrower from New Guinea, lg. to 35 in. More ...

Papua New Guinea Bark Belt

Papua New Guinea Bark Belt

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
20
Unsold
 

Papua New Guinea Bark Belt, carved on the exterior with concentric four-point star design, white pigment, wd. 7 5/8 in. Provenance: Leo and Lillian Fortess collection. More ...

Three Melanesian Arm Rings

Three Melanesian Arm Rings

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$215$175

Three Melanesian Arm Rings, two carved shell rings from the Solomon Islands, one a currency ring, the other used as a weapon, and a German porcelain trade ring from Bosman village, Lower Ramu Madang More ...

Three Solomon Islands Shell "Money" Necklaces

Three Solomon Islands Shell "Money" Necklaces

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$246$200

Three Solomon Islands Shell "Money" Necklaces, c. 19th century, lg. 22 in. Provenance: Leo and Lillian Fortess collection. More ...

Fiji Island Carved Wood Throwing Club

Fiji Island Carved Wood Throwing Club

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$800$650

Fiji Island Carved Wood Throwing Club, c. first half 19th century, with gadrooned head and chip-carved grip, lg. 16 1/2 in. Provenance: Leo and Lillian Fortess collection. More ...

Eight Papua New Guinea Carved Wood Masks and Sculptures.

Eight Papua New Guinea Carved Wood Masks and Sculptures.

Auction:
2580M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 19, 2012
Lot:
580
Sold for:
$521$425

Eight Papua New Guinea Carved Wood Masks and Sculptures. Provenance: From the Collection of Suzanne Lawford. Sold to benefit the Temple Beth Israel and St. James Catholic Church, both of More ...

Eight Papua New Guinea Carved Wood Masks and Sculptures.

Eight Papua New Guinea Carved Wood Masks and Sculptures.

Auction:
2580M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 19, 2012
Lot:
585
Sold for:
$415$350

Eight Papua New Guinea Carved Wood Masks and Sculptures. Provenance: From the Collection of Suzanne Lawford. Sold to benefit the Temple Beth Israel and St. James Catholic Church, both of More ...

Nine Papua New Guinea Carved Wood Masks and Sculptures.

Nine Papua New Guinea Carved Wood Masks and Sculptures.

Auction:
2580M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 19, 2012
Lot:
588
Sold for:
$415$350

Nine Papua New Guinea Carved Wood Masks and Sculptures. Provenance: From the Collection of Suzanne Lawford. Sold to benefit the Temple Beth Israel and St. James Catholic Church, both of More ...

Nine Papua New Guinea Carved Wood Masks and Sculptures.

Nine Papua New Guinea Carved Wood Masks and Sculptures.

Auction:
2580M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 19, 2012
Lot:
592
Sold for:
$326$275

Nine Papua New Guinea Carved Wood Masks and Sculptures. Provenance: From the Collection of Suzanne Lawford. Sold to benefit the Temple Beth Israel and St. James Catholic Church, both of More ...

Nine Papua New Guinea Carved Wood Masks and Sculptures.

Nine Papua New Guinea Carved Wood Masks and Sculptures.

Auction:
2580M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 19, 2012
Lot:
596
Sold for:
$582$475

Nine Papua New Guinea Carved Wood Masks and Sculptures. Provenance: From the Collection of Suzanne Lawford. Sold to benefit the Temple Beth Israel and St. James Catholic Church, both of More ...

Unframed Pair of Hand-colored Hemispherical Zodiac Charts After Henricus Hondius, Four Unframed 19th Century Celestial and Globe Prints

Unframed Pair of Hand-colored Hemispherical Zodiac Charts After Henricus Hondius, Four Unframed 19th Century Celestial and Globe Prints

Auction:
2580M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 19, 2012
Lot:
931A
Sold for:
$86$70

Unframed Pair of Hand-colored Hemispherical Zodiac Charts After Henricus Hondius, Four Unframed 19th Century Celestial and Globe Prints, and Two 20th Century Popular Maps, the prints include More ...