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Five Pieces of Snake Costume Jewelry

Five Pieces of Snake Costume Jewelry

Auction:
3319T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 25, 2019
Lot:
1159
Sold for:
$338$275

Five Pieces of Snake Costume Jewelry, two rhinestone-set bangles, an enameled necklace, a bracelet with hardstone-set head, and a gold-plated cuff. More ...

Marshall PA20 Amplifier Head, c. 1973

Marshall PA20 Amplifier Head, c. 1973

Auction:
3308B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 24, 2019
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Marshall PA20 Amplifier Head, c. 1973, serial no. 3151E. More ...

Lucretius (99-55 BC) De Rerum Natura Rerum Libri Sex.

Lucretius (99-55 BC) De Rerum Natura Rerum Libri Sex.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1232
Sold for:
$400$325

Lucretius (99-55 BC) De Rerum Natura Rerum Libri Sex. London: Tonson, 1712. Large quarto, engraved frontispiece title, illustrated with full-paged engravings facing the first page of five of the six More ...

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) A Suite of 180 Drawings by Picasso, November 28, 1953-February 3, 1954: Picasso and The Human Comedy.

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) A Suite of 180 Drawings by Picasso, November 28, 1953-February 3, 1954: Picasso and The Human Comedy.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1289
Sold for:
$677$550

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) A Suite of 180 Drawings by Picasso, November 28, 1953-February 3, 1954: Picasso and The Human Comedy. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co., [Paris: Verve], 1954. Folio, first More ...

Solomon Islands Hardwood War Club, Alafolo

Solomon Islands Hardwood War Club, Alafolo

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
57
Unsold
 

Solomon Islands Hardwood War Club, Alafolo, Malaita, late 19th century, long straight-sided club terminating in an abstract human head, lg. 41 in. More ...

Fijian Rootstock Club, Vunikau

Fijian Rootstock Club, Vunikau

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Fijian Rootstock Club, Vunikau, 19th century, ironwood, with tavatava carved grip and rootstock head with inlay, dark varnished patina, lg. 43 in. More ...

Marka/Dogon Figurative Staff Finial

Marka/Dogon Figurative Staff Finial

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
143
Sold for:
$154$125

Marka/Dogon Figurative Staff Finial, the legs cut below the knee, with an elongated torso and cut-out arms, hands on abdomen, the head with a high crested coiffure, in a wood base, ht. 11 7/8 in. More ...

Senufo Horse and Rider

Senufo Horse and Rider

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$369$300

Senufo Horse and Rider, the figure with squat legs astride a horse, with an elongated torso and exaggerated arms holding the ears, the head with jutting mouth and long narrow nose, with More ...

Bamun Head Crest, Tungungu

Bamun Head Crest, Tungungu

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
154
Unsold
 

Bamun Head Crest, Tungungu, Cameroon, on a columnar neck, with a heavy protruding brow over a concave face with deep-set circular eyes, aquiline nose and pursed mouth over extended chin, with More ...

Dan Face Mask

Dan Face Mask

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
157
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Dan Face Mask, Poro Society, hollowed-out oval form pierced around the rim, the full protruding triangular lips parted with kaolin pigment, the delicate nose framed by large circular eyes, and More ...

Yoruba Helmet Mask

Yoruba Helmet Mask

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
177
Unsold
 

Yoruba Helmet Mask, hollowed-out hemispherical form pierced on the rim, the heart-shaped face with small mouth and nose and protruding eyes with heavy lids, scarification on the face, with a black More ...

An Ekoi Headdress

An Ekoi Headdress

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

An Ekoi Headdress, Nigeria, the circular fiber platform supporting a seated figure with articulated limbs and oversized head with open mouth inset with metal teeth, raised scarification on the head, More ...

African Wood Slit Drum

African Wood Slit Drum

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
185
Sold for:
$492$400

African Wood Slit Drum, Batetela, Congo, early 20th century, with carrying strap and two drum beaters with natural rubber head, ht. 28, wd. 35 in. More ...

Liguru Standing Figure

Liguru Standing Figure

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$615$500

Liguru Standing Figure, Tanzania, the elongated figure with long narrow legs, arms at sides and an oval head with protruding mouth, nose and eyes, the surface heavily encrusted and flaking, on a More ...

Eskimo Carved Wood Human Head

Eskimo Carved Wood Human Head

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
325
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Eskimo Carved Wood Human Head, Alaska, 19th century, sitting on a long cone shaped neck, the head with open mouth and sloping brow, ht. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Wood Eskimo Seal and Human Head

Wood Eskimo Seal and Human Head

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
326
Sold for:
$246$200

Wood Eskimo Seal and Human Head, Alaska, 19th century, a small human head on a narrow neck, and wood seal with nails for eyes, lg. 3 and 4 1/8 in. More ...

Eskimo Shaman's Amulet

Eskimo Shaman's Amulet

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
340
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Eskimo Shaman's Amulet, Alaska, 19th century or earlier, human head with tattoo marks on lips and cheeks, pierced around the edge for attachment, with metal stand, ht. 1 5/8 in. More ...

Large Eskimo Effigy Comb

Large Eskimo Effigy Comb

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
354
Sold for:
$492$400

Large Eskimo Effigy Comb, St Lawrence Island, Alaska, probably pre-historic in period, the long square cut handle with a human head on top, (missing tines), lg. 5 5/8 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Octopus Amulet

Northwest Coast Octopus Amulet

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
376
Unsold
 

Northwest Coast Octopus Amulet, Tsimshian, late 19th century, wood, the lower part a fish tail, torso with octopus suckers and the head of a human, on a metal stand, ht. 2 1/4 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Whalebone Trap Stick

Northwest Coast Whalebone Trap Stick

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
380
Unsold
 

Northwest Coast Whalebone Trap Stick, c. 19th century, the finial in the form of a stylized animal head over a human head, with metal stand, lg. 11 in. Provenance: Barbara Johnson Collection, More ...

Milton Hopkins (New York/Connecticut/Ohio, 1789-1844)      Portrait of Rachel and Reason Hand of Wooster, Ohio, 1838

Milton Hopkins (New York/Connecticut/Ohio, 1789-1844) Portrait of Rachel and Reason Hand of Wooster, Ohio, 1838

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
754
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Milton Hopkins (New York/Connecticut/Ohio, 1789-1844) Portrait of Rachel and Reason Hand of Wooster, Ohio, 1838 Unsigned, titled on labels on the back. Oil on canvas, 23 1/2 x 30 in., in a More ...

Eight Carved and Painted Puppets and Related Materials

Eight Carved and Painted Puppets and Related Materials

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
317
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Eight Carved and Painted Puppets and Related Materials, early 20th century, the heads mounted on a wooden base include five men, a skull and a devil, with assorted clothing articles, limbs, and More ...

Fish-form Carved Clothing Rack

Fish-form Carved Clothing Rack

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1401
Sold for:
$400$325

Fish-form Carved Clothing Rack, early 20th century, the fish-form backboard with carved head, scale, and fin details, four deer hoof hooks, and antler hooks above, (one hook missing), wd. 44 1/2 More ...

Ibo Standing Female Figure

Ibo Standing Female Figure

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1152
Sold for:
$135$110

Ibo Standing Female Figure, the attenuated figure stands straight with hands cupped in a gesture to the front, sloping shoulders beneath an elongated neck and small head with an open mouth below a 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 ...

Dan Mask,

Dan Mask,

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1519
Sold for:
$86$70

Dan Mask, Ivory Coast, hollowed-out form with pierced slit eyes, long nose, protruding lips, and projecting forehead, pierced around the rim for attachments, lg. 15, wd. 7 in. More ...

Carved Walnut Prie-dieu

Carved Walnut Prie-dieu

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$369$300

Carved Walnut Prie-dieu, probably Italy, 19th century with earlier elements, beveled top, drawer flanked by lion's heads, single door with carved arms flanked by angels, kneeler lifts to storage More ...

Chancay Wooden Marker Mask

Chancay Wooden Marker Mask

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1013
Sold for:
$400$325

Chancay Wooden Marker Mask, Peru, c. 800-1450 AD, carved wood mask depicting a stylized human head, with painted highlighted eyes, mouth and face painted red, with cloth wrappings, ht. 21 in. More ...

Ibo Standing Female Figure

Ibo Standing Female Figure

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1148
Unsold
 

Ibo Standing Female Figure, the attenuated figure stands straight with hands cupped in a gesture to the front, sloping shoulders beneath an elongated neck and small head with an open mouth below a 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 ...