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Mossi Standing Male Figure

Mossi Standing Male Figure

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
162
Sold for:
$984$800

Mossi Standing Male Figure, Burkina Faso, standing on long legs, with straight arms at sides, flat shoulders below an elongated neck and oval face, scarification marks on the protruding abdomen, More ...

Mossi Standing Woman

Mossi Standing Woman

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
163
Sold for:
$492$400

Mossi Standing Woman, Burkina Faso, standing with legs apart, the elongated torso and very long arms, outstretched, the long round neck supporting an oval head with long pointed nose and round eyes, More ...

Fon Legba Terra-cotta Figurative Pair

Fon Legba Terra-cotta Figurative Pair

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
164
Unsold
 

Fon Legba Terra-cotta Figurative Pair, Togo/Benin, two bearded figures seated on a circular base, with arms on kneels and wearing large headdresses, ht. 11 in. Provenance: Amyas Naegele, New More ...

Two Bronze Lobi Figures

Two Bronze Lobi Figures

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
167
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Bronze Lobi Figures, Burkina Faso, bronze seated figures, each on base, ht. 3 and 2 1/2 in. Provenance: Stella Loebarth, Paris, France. More ...

Ibo Maiden Spirit Helmet Mask, Agbogho Mmuo

Ibo Maiden Spirit Helmet Mask, Agbogho Mmuo

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1190
Sold for:
$523$425

Ibo Maiden Spirit Helmet Mask, Agbogho Mmuo, the hollowed-out helmet form pierced around the rim for attachment of a cloth head covering, the narrow angular face with pointed chin and open mouth, More ...

West African Spear

West African Spear

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1426
Sold for:
$62$50

West African Spear, Kras tribe, west coast of Africa, 19th century, leather-wrapped wood shaft with metal point, lg. 59 1/2 in. More ...

Mossi Wood Whistle

Mossi Wood Whistle

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1433
Sold for:
$49$40

Mossi Wood Whistle, Burkina Faso, with three holes and an additional hole on the end for suspension, smooth, dark patina, with metal base, ht. 5 in. Provenance: Marc Franklin collection. More ...

Two Akan Bronze Goldweights and a Bobo Pendant

Two Akan Bronze Goldweights and a Bobo Pendant

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1530
Sold for:
$37$30

Two Akan Bronze Goldweights and a Bobo Pendant, early 20th century, chair and bird goldweights and a water buffalo pendant, bird ht. 1 1/4, chair ht. 2, and pendant lg. 2 in. More ...

Group of Indian and British Coins

Group of Indian and British Coins

Auction:
3281T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1103
Sold for:
$86$70

Group of Indian and British Coins, including an UNC 1919 British West Africa halfpenny, a 1916 and 1944 British rupee, a 1918 half rupee, and a 1939 Malaya 10 cents. More ...

Five Small-sized Notes

Five Small-sized Notes

Auction:
3281T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1296
Sold for:
$123$100

Five Small-sized Notes, a 1934A $10 North Africa emergency issue, a 1929 FRB of New York $10, two 1929 Huntington National Bank of Columbus, Ohio type 1 $5 notes, ch. 7745, and a 1957B $1 silver More ...

West African Spear

West African Spear

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1122
Unsold
 

West African Spear, Kras tribe, west coast of Africa, 19th century, leather-wrapped wood shaft with metal point, lg. 59 1/2 in. More ...

Six Bwa Bronze Rings from Burkina Faso

Six Bwa Bronze Rings from Burkina Faso

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1126
Sold for:
$135$110

Six Bwa Bronze Rings from Burkina Faso, 19th century, depicting animals, insects, and fish, ht. 1 to 2 in. More ...

Four Bronze Rings from Burkina Faso

Four Bronze Rings from Burkina Faso

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1128
Sold for:
$160$130

Four Bronze Rings from Burkina Faso, 19th century, both abstract and figurative, each lg. 2 in. More ...

Bobo Ram Helmet Mask

Bobo Ram Helmet Mask

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1129
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Bobo Ram Helmet Mask, Burkina Faso, hollowed-out form of a ram's head, pierced at edges for fiber suspension, fully painted with multicolored patterns, ht. 12, lg. 11 3/4 in. Provenance: More ...

Lobi Bronze Snake and Three Bronze Amulets from Burkina Faso

Lobi Bronze Snake and Three Bronze Amulets from Burkina Faso

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1133
Sold for:
$86$70

Lobi Bronze Snake and Three Bronze Amulets from Burkina Faso, early 20th century, snake lg. 5; feeding animal lg. 3 3/4; figure ht. 5; and crocodile lg. 3 3/4 in. More ...

Two Akan Bronze Goldweights and a Bobo Pendant

Two Akan Bronze Goldweights and a Bobo Pendant

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1138
Unsold
 

Two Akan Bronze Goldweights and a Bobo Pendant, early 20th century, chair and bird goldweights and a water buffalo pendant, bird ht. 1 1/4, chair ht. 2, and pendant lg. 2 in. More ...

Ibo Maiden Spirit Helmet Mask, Agbogho Mmuo

Ibo Maiden Spirit Helmet Mask, Agbogho Mmuo

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1149
Unsold
 

Ibo Maiden Spirit Helmet Mask, Agbogho Mmuo, the hollowed-out helmet form pierced around the rim for attachment of a cloth head covering, the narrow angular face with pointed chin and open mouth, More ...

Four Brass Pendants from Burkina Faso

Four Brass Pendants from Burkina Faso

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1061
Sold for:
$62$50

Four Brass Pendants from Burkina Faso, early 20th century, a thin oval plaque probably formerly stitched onto fabric, largest 3 1/2 x 3 3/4, crescent wd. 4 1/4, frog dia. 3, plaque wd. 2 3/4 in. More ...

Four Bronze Bracelets

Four Bronze Bracelets

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1159
Unsold
 

Four Bronze Bracelets, West Africa, Lobi and Burkina Faso, dia. 4, 3 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Two Burkina Faso-style Bronze Figures

Two Burkina Faso-style Bronze Figures

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1450
Sold for:
$615$500

Two Burkina Faso-style Bronze Figures, ht. 40 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Carved Wood Figure of a Woman and Children

Carved Wood Figure of a Woman and Children

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1451
Sold for:
$49$40

Carved Wood Figure of a Woman and Children, West Africa, ht. 27 1/2 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Four Bronze Bracelets

Four Bronze Bracelets

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1481
Unsold
 

Four Bronze Bracelets, West Africa, Lobi and Burkina Faso, dia. 4, 3 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Four Brass Pendants from Burkina Faso

Four Brass Pendants from Burkina Faso

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1482
Unsold
 

Four Brass Pendants from Burkina Faso, early 20th century, a thin oval plaque probably formerly stitched onto fabric, largest 3 1/2 x 3 3/4, crescent wd. 4 1/4, frog dia. 3, plaque wd. 2 3/4 in. More ...

Mende Bundu Helmet Mask

Mende Bundu Helmet Mask

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$615$500

Mende Bundu Helmet Mask, from the Sante society, fat rolls on the neck above a heavily pierced rim support the triangular face with downturned mouth, narrow nose, and crescent cutout eyes, all below More ...

Ibo Maiden Spirit Helmet Mask, Agbogho Mmuo

Ibo Maiden Spirit Helmet Mask, Agbogho Mmuo

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
112
Unsold
 

Ibo Maiden Spirit Helmet Mask, Agbogho Mmuo, the hollowed-out helmet form pierced around the rim for attachment of a cloth head covering, the narrow angular face with pointed chin and open mouth, More ...

Ibo Maiden Spirit Helmet Mask, Agbogho Mmuo

Ibo Maiden Spirit Helmet Mask, Agbogho Mmuo

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Ibo Maiden Spirit Helmet Mask, Agbogho Mmuo, the hollowed-out helmet form pierced around the rim for attachment of a cloth head covering, the narrow angular face with rounded chin and open mouth, More ...

Five Brass Pendants

Five Brass Pendants

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1097
Sold for:
$62$50

Five Brass Pendants, West Africa, Lobi and Burkina Faso, iron pendants, lg. 2, 1 1/2, 1 1/2, 1 1/2, and 1 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Six West African Manillas

Six West African Manillas

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1158
Sold for:
$123$100

Six West African Manillas, Abi, 19th century, or earlier, brass, used as currency, wd. 2 1/4 each. More ...

1791 Sierra Leone Company Penny

1791 Sierra Leone Company Penny

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1162
Sold for:
$246$200

1791 Sierra Leone Company Penny, 18.64 grams. More ...

Five Brass Pendants

Five Brass Pendants

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1153
Unsold
 

Five Brass Pendants, West Africa, Lobi and Burkina Faso, iron pendants, lg. 2, 1 1/2, 1 1/2, 1 1/2, and 1 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...