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Indonesian Kris Handle

Indonesian Kris Handle

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
1
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Indonesian Kris Handle, late 19th century, wood, ornately carved handle with dark smooth patina on a raised wood base, lg. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Philippine Carved Wood Spoon

Philippine Carved Wood Spoon

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
15
Estimate:
$700 - $900

Philippine Carved Wood Spoon, Ifugao, northern Luzon, late 19th century, the handle in the form of a female figure, dark rich patina, lg. 7 in. More ...

Philippine Carved Wood Spoon

Philippine Carved Wood Spoon

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
16
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Philippine Carved Wood Spoon, Ifugao, northern Luzon, late 19th century, the handle in the form of a female figure, dark rich patina, lg. 6 1/4 in. More ...

Massim Lime Spatula

Massim Lime Spatula

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
20
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Massim Lime Spatula, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea, late 19th/early 20th century, the handle decorated with lime filled curvilinear designs, smooth black patina, lg. 11 3/4 in. Provenance: More ...

Massim Lime Spatula

Massim Lime Spatula

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
21
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Massim Lime Spatula, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea, early 20th century, a large crouching figure atop the blade, smooth dark patina, lg. 12 3/4 in. More ...

Two New Guinea Bone Daggers

Two New Guinea Bone Daggers

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
27
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Two New Guinea Bone Daggers, Maprik, early to mid-20th century, decorated with typical abstract designs, smooth glossy patina, lg. 14 and 11 1/2 in. Provenance: B.L. Hornshaw Collection. More ...

Three New Guinea Bone Daggers

Three New Guinea Bone Daggers

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
28
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Three New Guinea Bone Daggers, Maprik, early to mid-20th century, each decorated with typical abstract designs, pierced at the top for fiber decorations, smooth glossy patina, lg. 14 1/2, 11 1/2, More ...

Large New Guinea Conch Shell Trumpet

Large New Guinea Conch Shell Trumpet

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
44
Estimate:
$700 - $900

Large New Guinea Conch Shell Trumpet, Schouten Island, early to mid-20th century, pierced at the bottom for fiber decoration, with smooth blackened patina, with metal stand, (minor loss at the end), More ...

New Britain Hardwood War Club

New Britain Hardwood War Club

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
47
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,000

New Britain Hardwood War Club, Gazelle Peninsula, 19th century, double cone butt end with long tapered shaft terminating in pointed cone, old label reads "New Britain Club," smooth dark patina, with More ...

Vanuatu Hardwood War Club

Vanuatu Hardwood War Club

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
49
Estimate:
$1,200 - $1,800

Vanuatu Hardwood War Club, Malekula Island, 19th century, paddle style with long thick shaft terminating in a pointed cone, smooth dark patina, lg. 51 1/2 in. More ...

Vanuatu Hardwood War Club

Vanuatu Hardwood War Club

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
50
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Vanuatu Hardwood War Club, Malekula Island, 19th century, the head with four carved balls and a mushroom-shaped head, smooth dark patina, (insect damage on butt), lg. 33 in. More ...

Vanuatu War Club

Vanuatu War Club

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
51
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Vanuatu War Club, Ambrym Island, 19th century, long shaft with bulbous butt end and cutout paddle-shaped head, glossy dark patina, lg. 32 in. More ...

Solomon Islands War Club

Solomon Islands War Club

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
58
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Solomon Islands War Club, Malaita, 19th century, dark tapered hardwood form with a crescent at the butt end, smooth dark patina, (minor age crack), lg. 27 in. More ...

Solomon Islands God Stick

Solomon Islands God Stick

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
62
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Solomon Islands God Stick, Malaita, 19th century, crouching figure atop a short spike, varnished patina, ht. 13 in. Provenance: Private collection, Santa Fe, New Mexico; Boddham Welham, Geneva; More ...

Solomon Islands Paddle Club

Solomon Islands Paddle Club

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
64
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Solomon Islands Paddle Club, San Cristobal, 19th century, paddle type with central raised ridgeline on the blade and pointed butt end, smooth black patina, lg. 44 1/2 in. More ...

Kanak Bird-head Club

Kanak Bird-head Club

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
70
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Kanak Bird-head Club, New Caledonia, 19th century, small bird-head type, smooth dark patina, (chips and loss to the head), lg. 32 in. More ...

Fijian Hardwood Throwing Club, Ula

Fijian Hardwood Throwing Club, Ula

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
81
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Fijian Hardwood Throwing Club, Ula, early 19th century, decorated with many cutout dots at base of the head, worn tavatava grip with one small wrist strap hole, dark smooth patina, lg. 16 in. More ...

Two Fijian Hardwood Throwing Clubs, Ula

Two Fijian Hardwood Throwing Clubs, Ula

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
84
Estimate:
$700 - $900

Two Fijian Hardwood Throwing Clubs, Ula, early 19th century, each with tavatava carved grip and a hole at the butt for wrist strap, each with a rich dark patina, lg. 18 and 16 1/2 in. More ...

Fijian Rootstock Club

Fijian Rootstock Club

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
87
Estimate:
$200 - $400

Fijian Rootstock Club, late 19th century, long thin shaft with incised hand grip, dry patina, (age cracks), lg. 43 in. More ...

Fijian Hardwood Dance Club, Gugu

Fijian Hardwood Dance Club, Gugu

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
88
Estimate:
$2,000 - $3,000

Fijian Hardwood Dance Club, Gugu, early/mid 19th century, the leaf shaped head un-decorated with carving, dark, smooth patina, (crack in shaft and hole at butt end), lg. 35 in. More ...

Fijian Hardwood War Club, Totokia

Fijian Hardwood War Club, Totokia

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
90
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Fijian Hardwood War Club, Totokia, 19th century, shaft decorated with tavatava carving for handle grip, the head terminating in a point surrounded by small nubs, with metal stand, smooth dark More ...

Fijian Hardwood Dance Club, Gata

Fijian Hardwood Dance Club, Gata

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
92
Estimate:
$700 - $900

Fijian Hardwood Dance Club, Gata, late 19th century, shaft wrapped with sennit fiber, dark patina, lg. 34 in. More ...

Fijian Hardwood War Club, Gata

Fijian Hardwood War Club, Gata

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
93
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Fijian Hardwood War Club, Gata, early 19th century, think and heavy shaft with a carved spur at the top and ribbed end, smooth rich patina, lg. 39 in. More ...

Fijian Rootstock Club, Vunikau

Fijian Rootstock Club, Vunikau

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
94
Estimate:
$2,000 - $3,000

Fijian Rootstock Club, Vunikau, 19th century, ironwood, with tavatava carved grip and rootstock head with inlay, dark varnished patina, lg. 43 in. More ...

Easter Island Figure, Mo'ai Kavakava

Easter Island Figure, Mo'ai Kavakava

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
99
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Easter Island Figure, Mo'ai Kavakava, hardwood, a standing, slightly stooped male figure with emaciated body, overall dark brown patina, ht. 14 in. More ...

Samoan War Club

Samoan War Club

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
100
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Samoan War Club, 19th century, with incised geometric designs on the upper part of blade, dark, dry patina, lg. 41 1/2 in. More ...

Samoan Hardwood War Club

Samoan Hardwood War Club

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
101
Estimate:
$700 - $900

Samoan Hardwood War Club, late 19th century, long shaft with raised triangular sides, terminating in an larger crescent form, incised all over with complex geometric designs, smooth black patina, More ...

Tongan War Club

Tongan War Club

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
104
Estimate:
$700 - $900

Tongan War Club, 19th century, short shaft with hole for wrist strap, with four-sided long blade terminating in a low pyramid top, dark brown patina, with metal stand, lg. 37 in. More ...

Tongan Neck Rest

Tongan Neck Rest

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
106
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Tongan Neck Rest, 19th century, hardwood, the curved pillow with central raised jagged cut ridge on the bottom, supported by two carved legs attached with nails, dry brown patina, ht. 5 1/4, wd. 17 More ...

Austral Islands Ceremonial Paddle

Austral Islands Ceremonial Paddle

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
108
Estimate:
$2,000 - $3,000

Austral Islands Ceremonial Paddle, mid-19th century, overall carved geometric designs, the top with eight stylized heads, round-cut shaft, dark patina, lg. 43 in. Provenance: Christie's London, More ...