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Chokwe Mask

Chokwe Mask

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1494
Sold for:
$246$200

Chokwe Mask, hollowed oval form with pierced mouth with pointed teeth, raised scarification on both cheeks, pierced around the rim with attached raffia fiber netting, and woven fiber headdress, More ...

Gold, Engraved Sapphire, and Enamel Ring

Gold, Engraved Sapphire, and Enamel Ring

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Gold, Engraved Sapphire, and Enamel Ring, possibly Renaissance, bezel-set with an engraved foil-back sapphire flanked by diamonds set in flowers on the shoulders, polychrome enamel, and enamel to More ...

Victorian Gold and Turquoise Suite, Bailey & Kitchen

Victorian Gold and Turquoise Suite, Bailey & Kitchen

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
66
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Victorian Gold and Turquoise Suite, Bailey & Kitchen, Philadelphia, c. 1840, the necklace composed of scrolling links suspending a conforming pendant bead-set with cabochon turquoise and pendeloque More ...

Easter Island Figure, Mo'ai Kavakava

Easter Island Figure, Mo'ai Kavakava

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
82
Unsold
 

Easter Island Figure, Mo'ai Kavakava, 19th century, wood, bone and obsidian, standing, slightly stooped, male human figure with an emaciated body, overall dark brown patina, (missing chip in the More ...

Bamana Door Lock

Bamana Door Lock

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
86
Unsold
 

Bamana Door Lock, Mali, in an abstract human form, with etched geometric pattern on the body of the lock, dark, rich brown patina with white bloom, ht. 15 in. Provenance: Mauricio and Emilia More ...

Dan Face Mask

Dan Face Mask

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
97
Sold for:
$492$400

Dan Face Mask, pierced around the rim for attachments, with oval face, protruding cutout lips, triangular nose, and pierced crescent eyes, multi-ridged incised coiffure and black glossy patina, ht. More ...

Dan Face Mask

Dan Face Mask

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
98
Sold for:
$492$400

Dan Face Mask, hollowed-out form with diamond-shaped mouth inset with metal plugs for teeth beneath the naturalistic nose and pierced slit eyes, with a protruding central ridge on the forehead and 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 ...

Ogoni Face Mask

Ogoni Face Mask

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
114
Sold for:
$738$600

Ogoni Face Mask, hollowed-out form with narrow face and small, wide, upwards curved nose, full dark lips, and slit pierced eyes with black painted eyebrows, square cut abstract ears beneath a finely More ...

Ogoni Face Mask, Karikpo

Ogoni Face Mask, Karikpo

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$554$450

Ogoni Face Mask, Karikpo, pierced around the rim for attachments, with an open heart-shaped mouth, wide nose below large cutout eyes, central raised ridge on the forehead, and two angular horns More ...

Hopi Wood Katsina Doll,

Hopi Wood Katsina Doll,

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
413
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Hopi Wood Katsina Doll, with white-painted body and kilt with green-painted wood appendages tied around the waist, casemask painted black and white with blue framing, large three-tier tablita, More ...

Group of Victorian Hair Jewelry

Group of Victorian Hair Jewelry

Auction:
3182T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Nov 27, 2018
Lot:
1168
Sold for:
$246$200

Group of Victorian Hair Jewelry, comprising a bracelet, cross pendant, and earrings, gold mounts, lg. 6 3/4, 2 1/2, and 1 3/4 in. More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Canada Otter  , Plate CXXII.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Canada Otter , Plate CXXII.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
296
Sold for:
$554$450

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Canada Otter, Plate CXXII. [from] The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America, New York: J.J. Audubon and V.G. Audubon, 1847. Imperial folio-format hand-colored More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Columbian Black-tailed Deer  , Plate CVI.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Columbian Black-tailed Deer , Plate CVI.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
298
Sold for:
$185$150

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Columbian Black-tailed Deer, Plate CVI. [from] The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America, New York: J.J. Audubon and V.G. Audubon, 1847. Imperial folio-format More ...

Carved and Painted Wood Walking Stick with Female Bust and Torso

Carved and Painted Wood Walking Stick with Female Bust and Torso

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
49
Unsold
 

Carved and Painted Wood Walking Stick with Female Bust and Torso, 19th century, the possibly pregnant female figure with her hands clasped below her belly, (break and loss near bottom end), ht. 29 More ...

Carved Recumbent Nude Female Figure

Carved Recumbent Nude Female Figure

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
78
Sold for:
$338$275

Carved Recumbent Nude Female Figure, first half 20th century, the woman with head faced down on her folded arms, torso twisted at the hips and legs crossed, lg. 10 1/2 in. Provenance: Diamant More ...

Molded Sheet Copper Horse and Four-wheel Sulky Weathervane

Molded Sheet Copper Horse and Four-wheel Sulky Weathervane

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
178
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Molded Sheet Copper Horse and Four-wheel Sulky Weathervane, Harris & Company, Boston, c. 1850-75, flattened full-body trotting horse pulling a sulky driven by a full-body rider, copper wire reins, More ...

Large Molded Sheet Copper Rooster Weathervane

Large Molded Sheet Copper Rooster Weathervane

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
185
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Large Molded Sheet Copper Rooster Weathervane, New England, 19th century, flattened full-body form with molded feather and tail details, with custom stand, ht. 31 1/2, wd. 29 in. Provenance: The More ...

Molded Sheet Copper Angel Gabriel Weathervane

Molded Sheet Copper Angel Gabriel Weathervane

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
187
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Molded Sheet Copper Angel Gabriel Weathervane, New England, 19th century, flattened full-body form with detailed horn, head, and wing details, lg. 33 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic More ...

Paul Revere Sr. Silver Caster

Paul Revere Sr. Silver Caster

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Paul Revere Sr. Silver Caster, Boston, Massachusetts, c. mid-18th century, the baluster body with pierced top and turned finial, marked "PR" (Kane mark A) in a sunken cartouche on the side and base, More ...

Set of Six Turned and Paint-decorated Penguin Bowling Pins

Set of Six Turned and Paint-decorated Penguin Bowling Pins

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
357
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Set of Six Turned and Paint-decorated Penguin Bowling Pins, America, early to mid-20th century, black- and white-painted bodies with applied beaks, ht. 12 in. More ...

Carved Leopard and Poodle

Carved Leopard and Poodle

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1091
Sold for:
$74$60

Carved Leopard and Poodle, late 19th/early 20th century, with carved body and fur details, lg. to 10 1/4 in. Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art. More ...

Carved and Painted Goose Decoy

Carved and Painted Goose Decoy

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1141
Sold for:
$369$300

Carved and Painted Goose Decoy, early 20th century, tack eyes and body with painted feather detail on steel nail legs, ht. 22 1/2 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf. More ...

Cast Iron Dove

Cast Iron Dove

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1142
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Cast Iron Dove, late 19th century, full-body dove with molded body and head details and remnants of gray paint, possibly a fence finial, with custom stand, ht. 7 in. Provenance: The collection of More ...

Yellow-painted Child's Wheelbarrow

Yellow-painted Child's Wheelbarrow

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1311
Unsold
 

Yellow-painted Child's Wheelbarrow, America, late 19th century, the body with green pinstriping, metal brackets, and spoke wheel with iron hoop, ht. 13, wd. 14 3/4, lg. 32 in. More ...

Pair of Polychrome Painted Juggling Clubs

Pair of Polychrome Painted Juggling Clubs

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1370
Unsold
 

Pair of Polychrome Painted Juggling Clubs, 19th century, blue-painted bodies with central red band and white heart, ht. 15 1/2 in. Provenance: Skinner, March 4, 2012, Lot 452. More ...

Eleven Fish Decoys

Eleven Fish Decoys

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1585
Sold for:
$923$750

Eleven Fish Decoys, 20th century, with painted wood bodies and metal fins, lg. to 11 in. More ...

Heubach Bisque 5636 Laughing Boy Character Doll

Heubach Bisque 5636 Laughing Boy Character Doll

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1389
Sold for:
$246$200

Heubach Bisque 5636 Laughing Boy Character Doll, Germany, c. 1910, brown sleeping eyes, open smiling mouth with tongue and two molded lower teeth (tiny black pinspot on cheek, old inch-long More ...

Group of Cameo Jewelry

Group of Cameo Jewelry

Auction:
3157T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
2103
Sold for:
$523$425

Group of Cameo Jewelry, most mounted in sterling silver, two mounted in 14kt gold, including brooches, loose cameos, rings, bracelets, and a bead necklace. More ...

Group of 14kt Gold Jewelry

Group of 14kt Gold Jewelry

Auction:
3157T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
2201
Sold for:
$461$375

Group of 14kt Gold Jewelry, two bracelets, a necklace, and a circle brooch, total 13.3 dwt. More ...