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Hawaiian Tapa Cloth, Kapa

Hawaiian Tapa Cloth, Kapa

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
74
Unsold
 

Hawaiian Tapa Cloth, Kapa, early 19th century, brown color with black pigmented stamped pattern, 75 x 98 in. Provenance: Private collection, New York City. More ...

Hawaiian Tapa Cloth, Kapa

Hawaiian Tapa Cloth, Kapa

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
75
Unsold
 

Hawaiian Tapa Cloth, Kapa, early 19th century, light brown with faint repeated patterns, tapa beater pattern clearly evident in the cloth, 63 x 48 in. Provenance: Private collection, New York More ...

Hawaiian Wood Poi Bowl

Hawaiian Wood Poi Bowl

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Hawaiian Wood Poi Bowl, early 19th century, kou wood, with a number of cracks which have been stabilized with inserted wood, ht. 5 1/2, dia. 11 in. More ...

Model Canoe Prow Ornament

Model Canoe Prow Ornament

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
80
Sold for:
$185$150

Model Canoe Prow Ornament, Maori, early 19th century, wood with traces of pigments, carved prow tiki figure, for a model canoe, pierced for attachment to the main body of the canoe, lg. 6 in. More ...

Niue Model Outrigger Canoe

Niue Model Outrigger Canoe

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1103
Sold for:
$461$375

Niue Model Outrigger Canoe, early 20th century, made from breadfruit, hardwood, and hibiscus wood, with sennit coconut fiber, sides decorated with fine incising, lg. 29 1/2 in. Provenance: More ...

Samoan Fly Whisk

Samoan Fly Whisk

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1104
Sold for:
$246$200

Samoan Fly Whisk, 19th century, wood handle with coconut sennit fiber, lg. of handle 15 in. More ...

Two Samoan Tapa Pattern Boards

Two Samoan Tapa Pattern Boards

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1105
Sold for:
$308$250

Two Samoan Tapa Pattern Boards, late 19th century, deeply cut geometric designs for tapa cloth production, lg. 21 and 20 1/2 in. More ...

Hawaiian Poi Pounder

Hawaiian Poi Pounder

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1115
Sold for:
$984$800

Hawaiian Poi Pounder, 19th century or earlier, basalt, ht. 6 in. More ...

Cook Islands Ceremonial Hafted Adze

Cook Islands Ceremonial Hafted Adze

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
60
Unsold
 

Cook Islands Ceremonial Hafted Adze, the stone blade held in place with waxed string in place of original sennit wrapping, lg. 36 in. Provenance: The Leo and Lillian Fortess collection. More ...

Maori Carved Wood Treasure Box

Maori Carved Wood Treasure Box

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Maori Carved Wood Treasure Box, "Waku Huia," c. first half 19th century, with projecting tiki heads on each end of the narrow elongated box, the top and bottom covered with scrolling design, dark More ...

Maori Figural Carved Wood Hand Club

Maori Figural Carved Wood Hand Club

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
69
Unsold
 

Maori Figural Carved Wood Hand Club, "Wahaika," c. late 18th century, with recumbent tiki on the inside and grotesque mask at the butt, square pierced handle, dark patina, includes metal stand, lg. More ...

Polychrome Polynesian Tapa Cloth

Polychrome Polynesian Tapa Cloth

Auction:
2967T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 08, 2016
Lot:
1737
Sold for:
$111$90

Polychrome Polynesian Tapa Cloth, c. first half 20th century, painted in eight sections with different geometric and foliate designs, 72 x 41 in. Tribal Art Online More ...

Three Polynesian Tapa Cloths

Three Polynesian Tapa Cloths

Auction:
2967T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 08, 2016
Lot:
1843
Sold for:
$98$80

Three Polynesian Tapa Cloths, various decoration, 62 x 59 in. Tribal Art Online More ...

Fiji Warrior Fan

Fiji Warrior Fan

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$615$500

Fiji Warrior Fan, c. 19th century, the plaited fan with sennit-wrapped handle, 19 x 21 in. Provenance: Collected in the 1880s by John A. Rabe; The Leo and Lillian Fortess collection. More ...

Polychrome Polynesian Tapa Cloth

Polychrome Polynesian Tapa Cloth

Auction:
2911T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 09, 2016
Lot:
1720
Unsold
 

Polychrome Polynesian Tapa Cloth, c. first half 20th century, painted in eight sections with different geometric and foliate designs, 72 x 41 in. Tribal Art Online More ...

Maori Carved Wood Hand Club

Maori Carved Wood Hand Club

Auction:
2893B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 06, 2016
Lot:
34
Unsold
 

Maori Carved Wood Hand Club, Waika, c. 19th century, with classic designs on the blade, recumbent tiki on the inside and a grotesque face at handle end, dark patina, lg. 15 1/4 in. More ...

Fiji Islands Carved Wood Dance Club

Fiji Islands Carved Wood Dance Club

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$738$600

Fiji Islands Carved Wood Dance Club, c. 19th century, "Kiakava," with original sennit wrapping, (some loss to fiber wrapping), lg. 36 1/2 in. Provenance: Collected by Dr. John Rabe, 1887; Leo More ...

Two Maori Jade Tiki Pendants

Two Maori Jade Tiki Pendants

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
55
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Two Maori Jade Tiki Pendants, c. 19th century, both with red inlaid eyes, ht. 1 3/8 and 3 1/8 in. More ...

Austral Islands Carved Wood Paddle

Austral Islands Carved Wood Paddle

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$4,444$3,750

Austral Islands Carved Wood Paddle, c. first half 19th century, chip-carved overall and with elaborate concentric circle designs on one side of blade, rectangular grip with a frieze of stylized tiki More ...

Austral Islands Carved Wood Paddle

Austral Islands Carved Wood Paddle

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
38
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

Austral Islands Carved Wood Paddle, c. first half 19th century, chip-carved overall, the handle terminating in a frieze of stylized tiki heads, (wood loss), lg. 35, wd. 8 in. More ...

Polynesian Carved Wood Kava Bowl

Polynesian Carved Wood Kava Bowl

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$326$275

Polynesian Carved Wood Kava Bowl, c. mid-20th century, the six-legged form with sennet cord attachment, (cracks), dia. 22, ht. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Fourteen Polynesian Tapa Cloth Fragments

Fourteen Polynesian Tapa Cloth Fragments

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

Fourteen Polynesian Tapa Cloth Fragments, some with painted designs, various sizes. Provenance: Property of a New England Museum. More ...

Large South Seas Painted Tapa Cloth

Large South Seas Painted Tapa Cloth

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$3,851$3,250

Large South Seas Painted Tapa Cloth, 19th century, with large tripartite circular devices surrounded by four-petal foliate devices, (stains, loss), 92 x 142 in. Provenance: Property of a New More ...

Hawaiian Painted Tapa Cloth

Hawaiian Painted Tapa Cloth

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$474$400

Hawaiian Painted Tapa Cloth, c. first half 19th century, painted in a grid pattern with abstract geometric designs, done in red-brown and dark brown pigments, (damage), 61 x 73 in. Provenance: More ...

Six South Pacific Painted Tapa Cloths

Six South Pacific Painted Tapa Cloths

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$3,081$2,600

Six South Pacific Painted Tapa Cloths, various ages and designs, most fragmentary. Provenance: Property of a New England Museum. More ...

Large Pictorial Tonga Tapa Cloth

Large Pictorial Tonga Tapa Cloth

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$444$375

Large Pictorial Tonga Tapa Cloth, c. early 20th century (?), decorated with panels of birds, animals, trees, and heraldic designs, (minor damage), 155 x 78 in. Provenance: Property of a New More ...

Six South Pacific Painted Tapa Cloths

Six South Pacific Painted Tapa Cloths

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$652$550

Six South Pacific Painted Tapa Cloths, various sizes, all with geometric and abstract designs, (damage), largest approx. 60 x 28 in. Provenance: Property of a New England Museum. More ...

Three South Pacific Painted Tapa Cloths

Three South Pacific Painted Tapa Cloths

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$123$100

Three South Pacific Painted Tapa Cloths, one with a grid pattern, one with overall dot and dash design, and a small cloth bordered with a foliate design, largest 72 x 42 in. Provenance: Property More ...

Tonga Painted Tapa Cloth

Tonga Painted Tapa Cloth

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$296$250

Tonga Painted Tapa Cloth, 1936, a banded pattern with flower vases, script, abstract foliate designs, and serpent-like devices at one end, 74 x 115 in. Provenance: Property of a New England More ...

Two South Pacific Painted Tapa Cloths

Two South Pacific Painted Tapa Cloths

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
48
Sold for:
$153$125

Two South Pacific Painted Tapa Cloths, both with a grid pattern, one with large flowers, the other with abstract geometric design, (damage), largest 98 x 62 in. Provenance: Property of a New More ...