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Two Tongan Hair Combs, Helu

Two Tongan Hair Combs, Helu

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1080
Estimate:
$300 - $400

Two Tongan Hair Combs, Helu, 19th century, each consisting of a number of segments of dried coconut-leaf midrib, bound together by a decorative lashing of fine coconut fiber and possibly horsehair, More ...

Handel Reverse-painted Glass Lamp

Handel Reverse-painted Glass Lamp

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
67
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Handel Reverse-painted Glass Lamp, Meriden, Connecticut, early 20th century, scalloped shade depicting a tropical landscape, copper patinated metal base with spiral shaft set on base with a random More ...

Mixed Caroni, 2 70cl bottles (oc)

Mixed Caroni, 2 70cl bottles (oc)

Auction:
3264T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 18, 2019
Lot:
1616
Unsold
 

Mixed Caroni 17 Years Old 1998 (1 70cl, oc) official bottling, distilled February 1998, aged in Trinidad until September 22nd 2015, bottled in Scotland November 2015 for La Maison du Whisky, More ...

Wedgwood Black Basalt Encaustic Decorated Bough Pot

Wedgwood Black Basalt Encaustic Decorated Bough Pot

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$584$475

Wedgwood Black Basalt Encaustic Decorated Bough Pot, England, late 18th century, "D"-shape with scalloped rim, relief of cherubs supporting a foliate garland and bordered with tropical trees, all to More ...

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt "D"-shaped Bough Pots

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt "D"-shaped Bough Pots

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt "D"-shaped Bough Pots, England, c. 1800, each with pierced lids and cherubs in relief supporting a wreath and framed within tropical trees, impressed marks, lg. 9 3/8 More ...

Wedgwood Enameled Black Basalt Potpourri Jar and Covers

Wedgwood Enameled Black Basalt Potpourri Jar and Covers

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
90
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Wedgwood Enameled Black Basalt Potpourri Jar and Covers, England, 19th century, globular shape with loop handles, pierced cover and insert, the body polychrome and gilt decorated with tropical birds More ...

Vincent Dauvissat Chablis Les Clos 1995, 12 bottles

Vincent Dauvissat Chablis Les Clos 1995, 12 bottles

Auction:
3229B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Apr 04, 2019
Lot:
145
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Vincent Dauvissat Chablis Les Clos 1995 Chablis u: seven 1.5cm, five 2cm, staining to capsules, four slightly protruding corks, staining and discoloration to labels (heavily to two), nicks to More ...

Three Derby Porcelain Powder Blue Vases

Three Derby Porcelain Powder Blue Vases

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
459
Sold for:
$246$200

Three Derby Porcelain Powder Blue Vases, England, 1889-1890, each with raised gilt decoration, a two-handled bottle shape with tropical birds, butterflies, and foliage, ht. 6 1/4; and two similar More ...

Three Ornamental Hair Combs from the Solomon Islands

Three Ornamental Hair Combs from the Solomon Islands

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$738$600

Three Ornamental Hair Combs from the Solomon Islands, 19th century, possibly Malaita Island, many segments of dried coconut-leaf midrib, bound together by a decorative lashing of fine coconut fiber More ...

Two Tongan Hair Combs, Helu

Two Tongan Hair Combs, Helu

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
81
Unsold
 

Two Tongan Hair Combs, Helu, 19th century, each consisting of a number of segments of dried coconut-leaf midrib, bound together by a decorative lashing of fine coconut fiber and possibly horsehair, More ...

Palm Wood Sword Club from the Trobriand Islands

Palm Wood Sword Club from the Trobriand Islands

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1226
Sold for:
$62$50

Palm Wood Sword Club from the Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea, early 20th century, decorated on one side, with traces of lime in the incised designs, lg. 38 3/4 in. More ...

White Studios (American, fl. 1903-1939)      Boy with Clown

White Studios (American, fl. 1903-1939) Boy with Clown

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1448
Sold for:
$49$40

White Studios (American, fl. 1903-1939) Boy with Clown, c. 1912. Inscribed "White N.Y." in white l.l., identified on a label from Robert Tat Gallery, San Francisco, affixed to the backing. More ...

Luis Idigoras (Spanish/American, 1931-2003)    Lemons and Limes in a Pottery Bowl

Luis Idigoras (Spanish/American, 1931-2003) Lemons and Limes in a Pottery Bowl

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1388
Sold for:
$160$130

Luis Idigoras (Spanish/American, 1931-2003) Lemons and Limes in a Pottery Bowl. Signed" Idígoras" c.r. Oil on Masonite, 8 x 10 in., framed. Condition: Minor frame abrasion. More ...

Carved Whale's Tooth and Coconut Dipper

Carved Whale's Tooth and Coconut Dipper

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1538
Sold for:
$277$225

Carved Whale's Tooth and Coconut Dipper, 19th century, the hardwood handle with carved whale's tooth mounts, (bowl repaired), lg. 17 in. More ...

Carved Coconut

Carved Coconut

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1612
Sold for:
$135$110

Carved Coconut, 19th century, the shell carved with floral imagery and decanter, pitcher, and barrel, dia. 3 3/4 in. More ...

Larry Hoff Contemporary Patinated Copper Tropical Fish Sculpture

Larry Hoff Contemporary Patinated Copper Tropical Fish Sculpture

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1260
Sold for:
$308$250

Larry Hoff Contemporary Patinated Copper Tropical Fish Sculpture, Florida, ht. 42, lg. 60 in. More ...

Palm Wood Sword Club from the Trobriand Islands

Palm Wood Sword Club from the Trobriand Islands

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1011
Unsold
 

Palm Wood Sword Club from the Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea, early 20th century, decorated on one side, with traces of lime in the incised designs, lg. 38 3/4 in. More ...

Spinning Coconut Disk

Spinning Coconut Disk

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1065
Sold for:
$49$40

Spinning Coconut Disk, Maprik People, Papua New Guinea, mid-20th century, decorated with incised carvings of birds, dia. 5 1/4 in. More ...

Watercolor Theorem on Paper

Watercolor Theorem on Paper

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
604
Unsold
 

Watercolor Theorem on Paper, America, 19th century, depicting a pineapple, basket of fruit and an overturned bowl of nuts on a marble surface, (toning, spotting), ht. 18 1/4, wd. 24 1/4 in. More ...

Wool Applique Rug with Pineapples

Wool Applique Rug with Pineapples

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
663
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Wool Applique Rug with Pineapples, 20th/21st century, in maize yellow, and shades of green and light brown on a dark ground, ht. 37, wd. 58 in. Provenance: Ronnie Newman More ...

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869)      Tropical Scene with Churches and Palms

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869) Tropical Scene with Churches and Palms

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
374
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869) Tropical Scene with Churches and Palms Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 22 x 28 in., in a gilt molded frame. Condition: Very minor scattered retouch. More ...

White Studios (American, fl. 1903-1939)      Boy with Clown

White Studios (American, fl. 1903-1939) Boy with Clown

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1057
Unsold
 

White Studios (American, fl. 1903-1939) Boy with Clown, c. 1912. Inscribed "White N.Y." in white l.l., identified on a label from Robert Tat Gallery, San Francisco, affixed to the backing. More ...

Wedgwood Black Ground Rosso Antico Potpourri and Covers

Wedgwood Black Ground Rosso Antico Potpourri and Covers

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
382
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Wedgwood Black Ground Rosso Antico Potpourri and Covers, England, early 19th century, globular form with two upturned loop handles, gilt and polychrome enamel decorated with tropical birds in a rock More ...

Wedgwood Fairyland Lustre Argus Pheasant Bone China Plate

Wedgwood Fairyland Lustre Argus Pheasant Bone China Plate

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
433
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Wedgwood Fairyland Lustre Argus Pheasant Bone China Plate, England, c. 1928, shaped black and gold trim to a wide green ground border, central polychrome and gilded design of tropical birds amongst More ...

Massim Lime Spatula

Massim Lime Spatula

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1065
Unsold
 

Massim Lime Spatula, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea, early 20th century, traces of lime pigments, ht. 12 in. More ...

Wood Tapa Beater,

Wood Tapa Beater,

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1067
Sold for:
$185$150

Wood Tapa Beater, Massim, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea, with a frigate bird motif on the handle, lg. 13 in. More ...

Coconut Ladle

Coconut Ladle

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1072
Unsold
 

Coconut Ladle, Papua New Guinea, 19th century, lg. 17 1/2 in. Provenance: Christie's, London, June 18, 1991, Lot 282; Pitt-Rivers Museum, Oxford, United Kingdom; W.D. Webster, no. 1361. More ...

Solomon Islands Shell Disk Armband, 'Abagwaro

Solomon Islands Shell Disk Armband, 'Abagwaro

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1085
Sold for:
$492$400

Solomon Islands Shell Disk Armband, 'Abagwaro, northern Malaita, 19th century, white and red shell disks with black coconut beads strung on fiber band, 7 x 3 1/4 in. Provenance: Cranmore More ...

Micronesian Shell Currency, Yap

Micronesian Shell Currency, Yap

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1094
Sold for:
$246$200

Micronesian Shell Currency, Yap, late 19th/early 20th century, black lip shell with coconut sennit fiber wrapped around a stick, lg. 11, shell 7 x 6 1/2 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 ...