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Three African Carved Wood Passport Masks

Three African Carved Wood Passport Masks

Auction:
2893B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 06, 2016
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$308$250

Three African Carved Wood Passport Masks, two with stylized coiffures, all pierced at the edge for attachments, ht. to 6 in. More ...

African Carved Wood Animal Helmet Mask

African Carved Wood Animal Helmet Mask

Auction:
2893B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 06, 2016
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$185$150

African Carved Wood Animal Helmet Mask, Komo Society, Mali, or Burkina Faso, the stylized mask with open mouth, backswept horns, and encrusted patina, lg. 26 1/2 in. More ...

Bamana N'tomo Horned Mask

Bamana N'tomo Horned Mask

Auction:
2893B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 06, 2016
Lot:
3
Unsold
 

Bamana N'tomo Horned Mask, Mali, with incised decoration and cowrie shells at forehead and nose, dark patina, (wood loss), ht. 16 in. Tribal Art Online More ...

Large Northwest Coast Polychrome Carved Wood Mask

Large Northwest Coast Polychrome Carved Wood Mask

Auction:
2893B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 06, 2016
Lot:
197
Sold for:
$800$650

Large Northwest Coast Polychrome Carved Wood Mask, c. second quarter 20th century, with wood supports at the back, (chipped upper lip), ht. 17, wd. 13 1/2 in. More ...

Renaissance Revival Walnut Court Cupboard

Renaissance Revival Walnut Court Cupboard

Auction:
2873M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 14, 2016
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$615$500

Renaissance Revival Walnut Court Cupboard, England or America, late 19th century, with overall heavy carving, cornice projection frieze with dentils, flanked by lion's masks, upper case has long More ...

Carved and Polychrome Painted Wood Axle

Carved and Polychrome Painted Wood Axle

Auction:
2875B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 09, 2016
Lot:
277
Sold for:
$523$425

Carved and Polychrome Painted Wood Axle, probably Sicily, with a central scene of a man riding a horse flanked by crescent moon figural masks and scrolled ironwork, ht. 16 3/8, wd. 39 1/2 in. More ...

African American History, Six Titles in Seven Volumes.

African American History, Six Titles in Seven Volumes.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
83
Sold for:
$369$300

African American History, Six Titles in Seven Volumes. William Hannibal Thomas's The American Negro, New York: Macmillan, 1901, octavo, publisher's brown cloth; I Garland Penn's The Afro-American More ...

Cameroon Indigo Dyed Man's Robe

Cameroon Indigo Dyed Man's Robe

Auction:
2864T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 12, 2015
Lot:
1409
Sold for:
$123$100

Cameroon Indigo Dyed Man's Robe, late 20th century, with repeated geometric designs, lg. 83 1/2, wd. 36 1/2 in. Literature: Duncan Clarke, The Art of African Textiles. More ...

Four Tribal Items

Four Tribal Items

Auction:
2864T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 12, 2015
Lot:
1418
Sold for:
$185$150

Four Tribal Items, two Baule-style masks, a Dan mask with elaborate braided fiber coiffure, and a New Guinea basketry headdress with shell, tusk, and feather decoration, ht. of the Baule masks to 15 More ...

Baule Carved and Painted Wood Mask

Baule Carved and Painted Wood Mask

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$246$200

Baule Carved and Painted Wood Mask, Goli, the circular stylized animal head with pierced eyes and rectangular mouth, patina of use, ht. 14 3/4 in. More ...

Yoruba Eshu Figure

Yoruba Eshu Figure

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$800$650

Yoruba Eshu Figure, Nigeria, the tapering block-like form with protruding breasts and incised geometric designs, the leather collar with multiple strands of cowrie shells and a cloth bag, dark More ...

Renaissance Revival Walnut Court Cupboard

Renaissance Revival Walnut Court Cupboard

Auction:
2850B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2015
Lot:
740
Unsold
 

Renaissance Revival Walnut Court Cupboard, England or America, late 19th century, with overall heavy carving, cornice projection frieze with dentils, flanked by lion's masks, upper case has long More ...

Nine Tribal Carved Masks

Nine Tribal Carved Masks

Auction:
2851M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 08, 2015
Lot:
508
Sold for:
$338$275

Nine Tribal Carved Masks, including a Senufo carved and painted fire spitter's mask, approx. ht. 18, wd. 40 in. More ...

Gold Figural Ring

Gold Figural Ring

Auction:
2847B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 29, 2015
Lot:
141
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Gold Figural Ring, the gold mask of a female within a high-karat gold mount, lg. 1 in., size 5 3/4. Note: The mask is pictured in Ancient Art From Private Collections, Indianapolis Museum of Art, More ...

Brass Fireplace Fender

Brass Fireplace Fender

Auction:
2842M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 17, 2015
Lot:
578
Sold for:
$123$100

Brass Fireplace Fender, 19th/20th century, with pierced scrolled foliage, fretwork, and masks, ht. 8 3/4, wd. 62, dp. 12 in. More ...

Two Indigo Folk Textiles

Two Indigo Folk Textiles

Auction:
2837T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 10, 2015
Lot:
1450
Sold for:
$215$175

Two Indigo Folk Textiles, Japan, 20th century, each depicting white stitched geometric designs on a dark blue indigo cotton cloth, to 156 x 32 in. More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) African Game Trails  , First Edition with Signed Presentation Card Laid In.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) African Game Trails , First Edition with Signed Presentation Card Laid In.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
214
Sold for:
$738$600

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) African Game Trails, First Edition with Signed Presentation Card Laid In. New York: Scribner's Sons, 1910. Large octavo, Roosevelt's presentation on Sagamore Hill More ...

African Carved Wood Ibeji Doll

African Carved Wood Ibeji Doll

Auction:
2774T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 06, 2015
Lot:
50
Sold for:
$246$200

African Carved Wood Ibeji Doll, Yoruba, a female form with elaborate coiffure and scarification marks, the cloth cloak with multicolored geometric beadwork designs, ht. 10 3/4 in. More ...

Three African-American Dolls and Miscellaneous Doll Clothing

Three African-American Dolls and Miscellaneous Doll Clothing

Auction:
2773M
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 18, 2014
Lot:
604A
Sold for:
$308$250

Three African-American Dolls and Miscellaneous Doll Clothing, including a cloth doll, a primitive carved wooden girl doll, and a carved gentleman doll in handmade wool suit. More ...

Two African Items

Two African Items

Auction:
2706M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 12, 2014
Lot:
413
Sold for:
$62$50

Two African Items, a Yoruba diviner's two-piece metal, cloth, and fiber sash, and a Cameroon multicolored beaded apron, panels are 11 x 11, apron lg. 19 in. More ...

Rare African Carved Wood Commemorative Statue

Rare African Carved Wood Commemorative Statue

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$4,800$4,000

Rare African Carved Wood Commemorative Statue, Cameroon, Bangwa, standing female figure with partial staff (?) in one hand, wearing waist cloth, necklace of round beads, and carrying a backpack with More ...

Toma Carved Wood Side-blown Trumpet

Toma Carved Wood Side-blown Trumpet

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
77A
Sold for:
$400$325

Toma Carved Wood Side-blown Trumpet, Sierra Leone, in the form of a bird with articulated feet, cloth strip around neck, custom stand, lg. 24 1/2 in. Provenance: Jean and Noble Endicott More ...

Attributed to Karl Springer (1930-1991) Low Table

Attributed to Karl Springer (1930-1991) Low Table

Auction:
2661B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 22, 2013
Lot:
562
Sold for:
$4,500$3,750

Attributed to Karl Springer (1930-1991) Low Table United States Square form covered in decorated bark cloth, the sides inset with rows of cowry shells in an African-inspired design, the whole More ...

Two African Items

Two African Items

Auction:
2662M
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jun 19, 2013
Lot:
69
Unsold
 

Two African Items, a Yoruba diviner's two-piece metal, cloth, and fiber sash, and a Cameroon multicolored beaded apron, panels are 11 x 11, apron lg. 19 in. More ...

Churchill, Sir Winston (1874-1965) Five Volumes:

Churchill, Sir Winston (1874-1965) Five Volumes:

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$1,560$1,300

Churchill, Sir Winston (1874-1965) Five Volumes: My African Journey, London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1908, first edition, illustrated, in publisher's pictorial red cloth, stamped with an image of More ...

European Connections to the Arab World, Four Volumes.

European Connections to the Arab World, Four Volumes.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
155
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

European Connections to the Arab World, Four Volumes. Roussel, Napoléon (1805-1878) Mon Voyage en Algérie Raconté à Mes Enfans, Paris: Risler, [c. 1840], 12mo, with frontispiece, illustrated More ...

Five Assorted Norah Wellings, Alpha Toys, and Chad Valley Cloth Dolls

Five Assorted Norah Wellings, Alpha Toys, and Chad Valley Cloth Dolls

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 22, 2013
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$154$125

Five Assorted Norah Wellings, Alpha Toys, and Chad Valley Cloth Dolls, three Norah Wellings, a Beefeater, a Bermuda officer with red military jacket and plaid pants, and a boy with yellow cap and More ...

Campbell, Thomas (d. 1844)   Letters from the South, Written During a Journey to Algiers

Campbell, Thomas (d. 1844) Letters from the South, Written During a Journey to Algiers

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$50$50

Campbell, Thomas (d. 1844) Letters from the South, Written During a Journey to Algiers. Philadelphia: Carey, Lea, & Blanchard, 1836. Octavo, first American edition, occasional internal spotting, More ...

Four Cloth Animal Pull Toys

Four Cloth Animal Pull Toys

Auction:
2620M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2012
Lot:
552
Sold for:
$1,920$1,600

Four Cloth Animal Pull Toys, a sheep, camel, cow, and a black cat, (imperfections). More ...

Eaton, Asa B. (1800-1851) Executive and Legislative Departments of the State of M

Eaton, Asa B. (1800-1851) Executive and Legislative Departments of the State of M

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2012
Lot:
563C
Sold for:
$47$40

Eaton, Asa B. (1800-1851) Executive and Legislative Departments of the State of M Lowell: Stone & Huse, 1868. 35 pages, 280 leaves of plates, salted paper photographic prints, portraits; text is a More ...