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Yoruba-style Carved Wood Divination Figure

Yoruba-style Carved Wood Divination Figure

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1431
Sold for:
$148$120

Yoruba-style Carved Wood Divination Figure, ht. 27 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Yoruba-style Carved Wood Figural Helmet Mask

Yoruba-style Carved Wood Figural Helmet Mask

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1455
Sold for:
$49$40

Yoruba-style Carved Wood Figural Helmet Mask, ht. 45 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Yoruba-style Polychrome Carved Wood Mask

Yoruba-style Polychrome Carved Wood Mask

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1457
Sold for:
$135$110

Yoruba-style Polychrome Carved Wood Mask, ht. 37 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Yoruba-style Leather-wrapped Figure

Yoruba-style Leather-wrapped Figure

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1476
Sold for:
$111$90

Yoruba-style Leather-wrapped Figure, ht. 18 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Yoruba-style Carved Wood Mother and Child with Vessel

Yoruba-style Carved Wood Mother and Child with Vessel

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1488
Sold for:
$123$100

Yoruba-style Carved Wood Mother and Child with Vessel, ht. 21 1/2 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Yoruba Ceremonial Sword

Yoruba Ceremonial Sword

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1480
Sold for:
$123$100

Yoruba Ceremonial Sword, heavy forged iron blade with bronze figurative handle, blade with heavily encrusted surface, lg. 24 1/4 in. More ...

Yoruba Divination Chain

Yoruba Divination Chain

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
105
Sold for:
$123$100

Yoruba Divination Chain, linked chain made up of eight unique cast bronze faces, lg. 39 1/4 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection, Northampton, Massachusetts; Mead Museum of More ...

Yoruba Gelede Helmet Mask

Yoruba Gelede Helmet Mask

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Yoruba Gelede Helmet Mask, hollowed-out hemispherical form pierced in two places on the rim, elongated face with protruding mouth and nose, coffee-bean pierced eyes with heavy lids, high protruding More ...

Male and Female Yoruba Ibeji Figures

Male and Female Yoruba Ibeji Figures

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
110
Sold for:
$308$250

Male and Female Yoruba Ibeji Figures, each standing on a circular base with flattened feet and incised toes, the angular shoulders below oval faces with typical features, each with incised coiffure, More ...

Yoruba "Agere Ifa" Bowl

Yoruba "Agere Ifa" Bowl

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1139
Sold for:
$246$200

Yoruba "Agere Ifa" Bowl, with avian supports, traces of red and white pigments, (repairs), ht. 5 1/4, lg. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Yoruba Patinated Carved Wood Staff

Yoruba Patinated Carved Wood Staff

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1140
Sold for:
$246$200

Yoruba Patinated Carved Wood Staff, dark brown patina, ht. 13 in. More ...

Two Yoruba Bronze Edan Rods

Two Yoruba Bronze Edan Rods

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1141
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Yoruba Bronze Edan Rods, ht. to 12 1/2 in. More ...

Yoruba Helmet Mask

Yoruba Helmet Mask

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1144
Sold for:
$492$400

Yoruba Helmet Mask, painted helmet mask, with figure of a woman sitting on top of the head, the bottom rim pierced for raffia attachments, ht. 13 3/4 in. More ...

Shango Yoruba Staff

Shango Yoruba Staff

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1145
Unsold
 

Shango Yoruba Staff, female figure standing on cylindrical base, with a dark, dry, encrusted patina, ht. 20 1/2 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. More ...

Pair of Ibeji Figures,

Pair of Ibeji Figures,

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1146
Sold for:
$308$250

Pair of Ibeji Figures, Yoruba, Nigeria, male and female, with black pigmented coiffures, each ht. 9 1/4 in. More ...

Yoruba Post Figure

Yoruba Post Figure

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1147
Unsold
 

Yoruba Post Figure, a female figure stands on a head, hair on both painted in black enamel paint, dry encrusted surface, ht. 38 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. More ...

Yoruba Brass Bell

Yoruba Brass Bell

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1150
Sold for:
$62$50

Yoruba Brass Bell, with modeled face, (some metal loss), ht. 7 1/4 in. More ...

Pair of Yoruba-style Carved Wood Male and Female Dolls

Pair of Yoruba-style Carved Wood Male and Female Dolls

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1504
Sold for:
$98$80

Pair of Yoruba-style Carved Wood Male and Female Dolls, traces of indigo pigment, ht. 11 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Large Yoruba-style Carved Wood Female Figure with Ceremonial Bowl

Large Yoruba-style Carved Wood Female Figure with Ceremonial Bowl

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1542
Sold for:
$584$475

Large Yoruba-style Carved Wood Female Figure with Ceremonial Bowl, with ornately incised torso and high-crested coiffure, ht. 26 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Four Bronze and Brass Items

Four Bronze and Brass Items

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1546
Sold for:
$123$100

Four Bronze and Brass Items, two Senufo equestrian figures, a Yoruba bell, and a Fon horse and two riders, ht. 4 1/4, 5, 17, and 7 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Colonial Yoruba Carved and Painted Wood Equestrian Sculpture

Colonial Yoruba Carved and Painted Wood Equestrian Sculpture

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1565
Sold for:
$111$90

Colonial Yoruba Carved and Painted Wood Equestrian Sculpture, ht. 19 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Yoruba-style Carved and Stained Wood Maternity Figure

Yoruba-style Carved and Stained Wood Maternity Figure

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1596
Sold for:
$738$600

Yoruba-style Carved and Stained Wood Maternity Figure, the seated figure surrounded by infants, ht. 45 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Yoruba-style Beaded Helmet Mask

Yoruba-style Beaded Helmet Mask

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1639
Sold for:
$338$275

Yoruba-style Beaded Helmet Mask, with raffia collar and cowrie shell decoration, ht. 34 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Yoruba-style Carved Wood Vessel

Yoruba-style Carved Wood Vessel

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1640
Sold for:
$172$140

Yoruba-style Carved Wood Vessel, atop a prancing lion base and bird finial, ht. 25 1/2 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Yoruba Equestrian Figure

Yoruba Equestrian Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
60
Unsold
 

Yoruba Equestrian Figure, with tall circular base and stylized horse supporting the oversized figure, each hand carrying a ritual staff, the crosshatched coiffure ends with a very long bulbous More ...

Male Terra-cotta Figure

Male Terra-cotta Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$431$350

Male Terra-cotta Figure, Yoruba, Nigeria, 19th century, with hands resting on abdomen, below exaggerated pectorals, the large head displays the typical Yoruba features, bulging eyes, flat nose and More ...

Yoruba Ceremonial Sword

Yoruba Ceremonial Sword

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
182
Unsold
 

Yoruba Ceremonial Sword, heavy forged iron blade with bronze figurative handle, blade with heavily encrusted surface, lg. 24 1/4 in. More ...

Large Brass Yoruba Anklet

Large Brass Yoruba Anklet

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
210
Unsold
 

Large Brass Yoruba Anklet, likely Oyo, early 20th century, part of a dance costume, 4 1/4 x 7 3/4 in. More ...

Yoruba House of the Head

Yoruba House of the Head

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
232
Unsold
 

Yoruba House of the Head, ile ori, resembling a crown with cylindrical base and openwork domed superstructure, the whole covered in cloth, hide, cowries and rectangular glass mirrors in two places, More ...

Yoruba Gong Set Currency

Yoruba Gong Set Currency

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1187
Unsold
 

Yoruba Gong Set Currency, Nigeria, in a shadow box frame. More ...