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Lega Carved Wood Mask

Lega Carved Wood Mask

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$554$450

Lega Carved Wood Mask, with pyro-engraved detail, remnant white pigment, ht. 15 in. More ...

Dogon Carved Wood Female Figure

Dogon Carved Wood Female Figure

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2063
Sold for:
$135$110

Dogon Carved Wood Female Figure, with pyro-blackened surface, mounted on a Plexiglas base, ht. 21 1/2 in. Tribal Art More ...

Lega Carved Wood Mask

Lega Carved Wood Mask

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
35
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Lega Carved Wood Mask, Democratic Republic of the Congo, the face covered with Kaolin and with pyro blackened details, pierced at the chin for attachments, includes a custom stand, ht. 11 1/2, wd. 7 More ...

Songye Carved Wood Shield

Songye Carved Wood Shield

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Songye Carved Wood Shield, Democratic Republic of the Congo, the front with relief-carved Kifwebe masks, white pigment, pyro-blackened surface, (wood loss), with custom stand, ht. 25, wd. 10 in. More ...

South African Carved Wood Female Figure

South African Carved Wood Female Figure

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$738$600

South African Carved Wood Female Figure, with elongated fingers and pyro-blackened detail, (damage to one foot), ht. 8 1/2 in. More ...

Baule Carved Wood Male Figure

Baule Carved Wood Male Figure

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
47
Unsold
 

Baule Carved Wood Male Figure, standing on a base, with finely incised and pyro-blackened coiffure, dark glossy patina, ht. 14 3/4 in. More ...

Lakota Carved and Painted Wood Courting Flute

Lakota Carved and Painted Wood Courting Flute

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
139
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Lakota Carved and Painted Wood Courting Flute, c. late 19th century, painted with red, blue, and green pigments, the bird head with pyro-engraved beak, the flute stop attached with hide, brass mouth More ...

Zulu Carved Wood Feasting Ladle

Zulu Carved Wood Feasting Ladle

Auction:
2911T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 09, 2016
Lot:
1676
Unsold
 

Zulu Carved Wood Feasting Ladle, with elaborate handle, separate ring at the top, and pyro-engraved detail, lg. 28 1/2 in. More ...

Plains Pipe

Plains Pipe

Auction:
2879B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Feb 06, 2016
Lot:
142
Sold for:
$308$250

Plains Pipe, c. last quarter 19th century, the catlinite T-bowl with incised decoration, the ash stem with pyro-engraved designs, lg. 22 1/4 in. More ...

Zulu Carved Wood Feasting Ladle

Zulu Carved Wood Feasting Ladle

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
2
Unsold
 

Zulu Carved Wood Feasting Ladle, with elaborate handle, separate ring at the top, and pyro-engraved detail, lg. 28 1/2 in. More ...

Woodlands Carved Wood Ball-headed Club

Woodlands Carved Wood Ball-headed Club

Auction:
2791B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Mar 14, 2015
Lot:
230
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Woodlands Carved Wood Ball-headed Club, c. mid-19th century, the ball blade-like projection and edge have been pyro-darkened, both sides of shaft have deeply incised symbolic designs with traces of More ...

Three New Guinea Lime Containers

Three New Guinea Lime Containers

Auction:
2774T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 06, 2015
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$154$125

Three New Guinea Lime Containers, two gourds and one of bamboo, all with incised or pyro-engraved decoration, with bone or wood dippers, lg. of container to 15 1/4 in. More ...

Eastern Plains Ball Headed Club

Eastern Plains Ball Headed Club

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
162
Sold for:
$10,600$10,600

Eastern Plains Ball Headed Club, c. third quarter 19th century, the ash handle with two triangular cutouts painted blue, the ball head pyro-blackened and with long metal spike, pierced in two spots More ...

Two African Carved Wood Heddle Pulleys

Two African Carved Wood Heddle Pulleys

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
52
Unsold
 

Two African Carved Wood Heddle Pulleys, both in stylized human form, the female with pyro-engraved detail, ht. to 8 in. More ...

Historic "Bonaventure Hatchet,"

Historic "Bonaventure Hatchet,"

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
276
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

Historic "Bonaventure Hatchet," Penobscot, the spiked cast iron head dates to the late 17th century, the wood handle with pyro-engraved track marks and hide bindings to the 19th century, handle lg. More ...

Northeast Carved and Bentwood Snow Snakes

Northeast Carved and Bentwood Snow Snakes

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$711$600

Northeast Carved and Bentwood Snow Snakes, c. late 19th/early 20th century, two with pyro-engraved faces, two with avian heads, and one with a snake (?) head, lg. to 16 1/2 in. Provenance: Dr. More ...

Three Northeast Wood Items

Three Northeast Wood Items

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
321
Sold for:
$119$100

Three Northeast Wood Items, Penobscot, 20th century, a pair of miniature snowshoes, a wood and hide cradle, and a bowl with pyro-engraved bear and foliate design, dia. of bowl 13 1/2, lg. of cradle More ...

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
382
Sold for:
$2,573$2,100

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook, c. 1900, carved in an unusual transformation human-raven design, pyro-blackened detail, ht. 12 in. More ...

African Carved Wood Female Figure

African Carved Wood Female Figure

Auction:
2533B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 15, 2011
Lot:
220
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

African Carved Wood Female Figure, Mossi, standing and with long arms and neck, with central chest coiffure and pyro-engraved details, (wood loss), custom stand, ht. 27 1/2 in. More ...

African Carved Wood and Metal Axe

African Carved Wood and Metal Axe

Auction:
2533B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 15, 2011
Lot:
275
Sold for:
$296$250

African Carved Wood and Metal Axe, Tanzania, the human head finial with pointed pyro-engraved coiffure, glass bead eyes, ht. 19 1/2 in. More ...

African Carved Wood Knife Handle

African Carved Wood Knife Handle

Auction:
2533B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 15, 2011
Lot:
282
Sold for:
$356$300

African Carved Wood Knife Handle, the stylized human form with incised and pyro-engraved coiffure, dark patina, ht. 5 1/4 in. Provenance: Arthur Rothenberg collection. More ...

African Carved Wood and Metal Adze

African Carved Wood and Metal Adze

Auction:
2533B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 15, 2011
Lot:
284
Sold for:
$178$150

African Carved Wood and Metal Adze, Chokwe, with stylized human finial, pyro-blackened detail, lg. 16 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook

Auction:
2533B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 15, 2011
Lot:
477
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook, c. 1900, with two upturned arms, the hands grasp a small skull, pyro-blackened detail, ht. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Group of Domestic and Utilitarian Articles

Group of Domestic and Utilitarian Articles

Auction:
2514M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 22, 2010
Lot:
677E
Sold for:
$267$225

Group of Domestic and Utilitarian Articles, a painted tin, brass, and glass carriage lantern, a wrought iron five-light floor torchiere, a crated aqua glass "Pyro Acid" bottle, and two Indian tea More ...

African Carved Wood Mask

African Carved Wood Mask

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
236
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

African Carved Wood Mask, Lwalwa, highly stylized diamond-shaped face with pierced slot eyes, long pronounced nose, and oval pierced mouth, incised detail, traces of red pigment, pyro-blackened More ...

Rare African Carved Wood Mask

Rare African Carved Wood Mask

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
240
Sold for:
$106,650$90,000

Rare African Carved Wood Mask, Mbole, the shield-like form with slightly concave back, narrow pierced eyes under concave arched brows, narrow nose with central indentation, the forehead with grooved More ...

African Carved Wood Couple

African Carved Wood Couple

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
251
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

African Carved Wood Couple, Teke, the male and female both standing and with hands to the chest, with facial striations and pyro-blackened coiffures, custom stands, ht. to 17 in. More ...

African Carved Wood Female Figure

African Carved Wood Female Figure

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
253
Sold for:
$6,518$5,500

African Carved Wood Female Figure, Songye, standing with bent knees, hands to the abdomen, relief carved keloid marks, the stylized face with single diagonal incised mark on one cheek, honey color More ...

Three Pre-Columbian Items

Three Pre-Columbian Items

Auction:
2473
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 26, 2009
Lot:
55
Sold for:
$533$450

Three Pre-Columbian Items, two pyro-engraved cane snuff inhalers, Peru, Huari, c. 900-1000 A.D., and a gourd lime container with pyro-engraved designs, Nazca, c. 100-300 A.D., lg. of inhalers to 12, More ...

Pre-Columbian Pyro-Engraved Gourd Bowl

Pre-Columbian Pyro-Engraved Gourd Bowl

Auction:
2473
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 26, 2009
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$296$250

Pre-Columbian Pyro-Engraved Gourd Bowl, northern Argentina, c. 200 B.C.-100 A.D., depicting a spider (?), several "Reas" or "Nandus" (flightless birds unique to the South American continent), (with More ...