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Group of Costume Jewelry

Group of Costume Jewelry

Auction:
3111T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
1241
Sold for:
$615$500

Group of Costume Jewelry, including a gold-plated chain, a belt, a rhinestone clip, an enameled fish pendant, and a dress set. More ...

Group of Silver Jewelry

Group of Silver Jewelry

Auction:
3111T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
1243
Sold for:
$584$475

Group of Silver Jewelry, including a Sigi collar, two Sigi pendants, two turquoise bracelets, a turquoise necklace, and two hardstone bracelets. More ...

Apollo 17, EVA, LRV Antenna with Cernan and the Earth, December 13, 1972.

Apollo 17, EVA, LRV Antenna with Cernan and the Earth, December 13, 1972.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2244
Sold for:
$369$300

Apollo 17, EVA, LRV Antenna with Cernan and the Earth, December 13, 1972. Color 8 x 10 in. photograph, red lettering on recto: AS17-134-20473, purple caption, NASA round logo, and "A Kodak Paper" on More ...

Baule-style Carved Wood Door

Baule-style Carved Wood Door

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1672
Sold for:
$234$190

Baule-style Carved Wood Door, with applied figure and masks, decorated in raised scarification designs, ht. 62, wd. 19 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Ibibio Face Mask

Ibibio Face Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
67
Unsold
 

Ibibio Face Mask, oval form, red-painted face, black raised coiffure, grooved and painted scarification on the cheeks and forehead, pierced around the edge for attachments, ht. 7 3/4 in. (19.6 More ...

Kanyok Female Figure

Kanyok Female Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
71
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Kanyok Female Figure, standing female figure, with straight muscular legs and rounded hips with exaggerated buttocks and pendant genitalia beneath a wide torso and protruding abdomen, slender bent More ...

Dan Face Mask

Dan Face Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$492$400

Dan Face Mask, small mask with pointed chin, narrow eyeholes, raised mouth, and tapering nose, eyebrows arched and in high relief, ht. 8 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey; Sotheby's More ...

Two Senufo Cast Bronze Pendants

Two Senufo Cast Bronze Pendants

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
92
Unsold
 

Two Senufo Cast Bronze Pendants, Mali, 19th century, cast in the lost wax process, representing highly simplified and abstracted human figures; the lower parts of the bodies are replaced by a flat More ...

We-Guere Mask

We-Guere Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
144
Unsold
 

We-Guere Mask, oval form with exaggerated features, broad articulated brass studded mouth, large nose, bulging eyes with pierced slits and projecting forehead, beard made up of human hair bound in More ...

Senufo Standing Female Figure

Senufo Standing Female Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
215
Sold for:
$615$500

Senufo Standing Female Figure, standing on a circular mount, no feet shown, legs apart, cutout arms resting on side of the waist, with a protruding stomach and pointed breasts under broad flat More ...

Guro Standing Female Figure

Guro Standing Female Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
217
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Guro Standing Female Figure, with heavy muscular legs and rounded buttocks beneath a thin waist, with exaggerated pendant breasts, straight arms at sides, a long ringed neck supporting an oval head More ...

Baule Standing Female Figure

Baule Standing Female Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
222
Unsold
 

Baule Standing Female Figure, standing on a rounded base, wide, heavy bent legs supporting a thick elongated torso with bent arms carved into the sides, hands holding the protruding stomach, pointed More ...

Dan Mask, Ivory Coast

Dan Mask, Ivory Coast

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Dan Mask, Ivory Coast, Poro Society, hollowed-out oval form pierced around the rim, with sensitively carved facial features, the full protruding lips parted with teeth exposed, the delicate nose More ...

Ogoni Mask

Ogoni Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
226
Sold for:
$338$275

Ogoni Mask, carved from light-colored wood, the face, with the small, wide, upwards curved nose, full dark lips and pierced eyes is colored in white, beneath a black-dyed cap with three upturned More ...

Ibo Standing Female Figure

Ibo Standing Female Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
227
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 ...

Biombo Helmet Mask

Biombo Helmet Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
228
Unsold
 

Biombo Helmet Mask, long rectangular form with protruding facial features, with a circular mouth, broad triangular nose, and bulging almond-shaped eyes beneath arched eyebrows terminating in a More ...

19th Century Plaster Phrenology Bust

19th Century Plaster Phrenology Bust

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
552
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

19th Century Plaster Phrenology Bust, delicately rendered life-size painted plaster bust with incised divisions of the cranium, each section labeled with numerals, base reading "Phrenology," ht. 13 More ...

L.N. Fowler Ceramic Phrenology Head

L.N. Fowler Ceramic Phrenology Head

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
554
Sold for:
$800$650

L.N. Fowler Ceramic Phrenology Head, London, England, 19th century, cranium divided by ink lines into areas representing the sentiments, with maker's title on the front and his inscription on the More ...

Group of Costume Jewelry

Group of Costume Jewelry

Auction:
3090T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
2222A
Unsold
 

Group of Costume Jewelry, including gold-tone necklaces, colorful suites, and bead necklaces. More ...

Molded Copper "Dexter" Horse Weathervane

Molded Copper "Dexter" Horse Weathervane

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
90
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Molded Copper "Dexter" Horse Weathervane, attributed to Harris & Co., Boston, Massachusetts, late 19th century, the flattened full-body form with original verdigris surface, ht. 23 1/2, lg. 36 More ...

Carved and White-painted Bird

Carved and White-painted Bird

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1029
Sold for:
$277$225

Carved and White-painted Bird, 18th/early 19th century, head with simple beak details, the underside of the body and wings with carved feather and leg details, wd. 10 3/4 in. Provenance: Roger More ...

Three Pieces of Cameo Jewelry

Three Pieces of Cameo Jewelry

Auction:
3064T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1258
Sold for:
$148$120

Three Pieces of Cameo Jewelry, including a 14kt gold ring, a small 14kt gold band, and a larger brooch, ring size 7 3/4, lg. 2 1/8 in. More ...

Bella Coola Polychrome Carved Wood Mask

Bella Coola Polychrome Carved Wood Mask

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Bella Coola Polychrome Carved Wood Mask, c. 19th century, a human face with stylized face paint and wearing a labret, remnant fur strip on inside, probably repainted with commercial paints at some More ...

Medicine, Three Volumes.

Medicine, Three Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
382
Sold for:
$37$30

Medicine, Three Volumes. Including: Julius Vogel's The Pathological Anatomy of the Human Body, Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard, 1847, illustrated with plates (some hand-colored), full contemporary More ...

Mental Illness, Eight Volumes.

Mental Illness, Eight Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$338$275

Mental Illness, Eight Volumes. Including: Clifford Whittingham Beers's A Mind that Found Itself, London: Longmans, Green, & Co., 1908, author's signed presentation copy, to Henry Galpin, 1908, More ...

Phrenology, Four Volumes.

Phrenology, Four Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
415
Sold for:
$369$300

Phrenology, Four Volumes. Including: The American Phrenological Journal and Miscellany, Philadelphia: by A. Waldie, 1839, octavo, bound in contemporary half red morocco; Examination of the More ...

William Anders (American, b. 1933), Frank Borman (American, b. 1928), or James Lovell (American, b. 1928)

William Anders (American, b. 1933), Frank Borman (American, b. 1928), or James Lovell (American, b. 1928)

Auction:
3048M
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 02, 2017
Lot:
122
Unsold
 

William Anders (American, b. 1933), Frank Borman (American, b. 1928), or James Lovell (American, b. 1928) Three views of the Earth seen from the lunar sphere of gravitation, Apollo 8, December More ...

Michael Collins (American, b. 1930)

Michael Collins (American, b. 1930)

Auction:
3048M
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 02, 2017
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Michael Collins (American, b. 1930) The Lunar Module Eagle rising from the surface of the Moon, Earth in background, Apollo 11, July 1969. Numbered 'NASA AS11-44-6640' in red on the recto u.l. More ...

Group of Costume Jewelry

Group of Costume Jewelry

Auction:
3047T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 05, 2017
Lot:
2344
Unsold
 

Group of Costume Jewelry, including gold-tone necklaces, colorful suites, and bead necklaces. More ...

14kt Tricolor Gold Jewelry

14kt Tricolor Gold Jewelry

Auction:
3055T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 12, 2017
Lot:
1277
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

14kt Tricolor Gold Jewelry, comprising a necklace, bracelet, and one earring, all depicting Incan scenes, 34.0 dwt. More ...