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Akan-style Ghana Pottery Vessel and Two Mengbetu Figural Pottery Vessels

Akan-style Ghana Pottery Vessel and Two Mengbetu Figural Pottery Vessels

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1535
Sold for:
$148$120

Akan-style Ghana Pottery Vessel and Two Mengbetu Figural Pottery Vessels, ht. 10, 12, and 14 1/2 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Akan Bronze Equestrian Figure

Akan Bronze Equestrian Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
94
Unsold
 

Akan Bronze Equestrian Figure, horse and rider, the horseman holding an axe in his right hand, ht. 5 1/2 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey. More ...

Akan Bronze Sculptural Group of a King and Four Subjects

Akan Bronze Sculptural Group of a King and Four Subjects

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
95
Unsold
 

Akan Bronze Sculptural Group of a King and Four Subjects, made in the lost wax process, ht. 4 1/4 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey. More ...

Three Akan Bronze Goldweights

Three Akan Bronze Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
96
Sold for:
$615$500

Three Akan Bronze Goldweights, bronze bushcow with oxpecker birds on its back, 1 1/2 in.; bronze cast goldweight representing a stylized Sankofa bird with simplified body, triangular raised tail, More ...

Three Akan Bronze Goldweights and a Pendant

Three Akan Bronze Goldweights and a Pendant

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
98
Unsold
 

Three Akan Bronze Goldweights and a Pendant, a ceremonial sword with double blade, 3 1/8; the framework of a war shield (Ekyem) with bells, 1 7/8 x 1 3/8; a triangular pendant, 1 5/8 x 1 7/8; and a More ...

Sixteen Geometric Akan Goldweights

Sixteen Geometric Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
99
Unsold
 

Sixteen Geometric Akan Goldweights, small brass square and circular forms with relief designs, ht. 1 1/8 to 1/2 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey. Exhibitions: Asante More ...

Twelve Geometric Akan Goldweights

Twelve Geometric Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
100
Unsold
 

Twelve Geometric Akan Goldweights, small rectangular weights with relief decoration, ht. 1 1/2 to 1/2 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey. Exhibitions: Asante Goldweights, More ...

Three Akan Goldweights, Three Gold Boxes, and a Lid

Three Akan Goldweights, Three Gold Boxes, and a Lid

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
101
Sold for:
$62$50

Three Akan Goldweights, Three Gold Boxes, and a Lid, one rectangular goldweight with relief and two war horn weights; with a lidded brass gold dust box, two boxes without lids, and a lid in cast More ...

Four Akan Figurative Goldweights

Four Akan Figurative Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
103
Sold for:
$246$200

Four Akan Figurative Goldweights, a standing man, ht. 1 3/4; a man blowing a war horn, ht. 1 5/8; a man touching his stomach, ht. 1; and a drummer seated on a stool, ht. 1 3/4 in. Provenance: More ...

Akan Brass Goldweight of an Equestrian Figure

Akan Brass Goldweight of an Equestrian Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
104
Sold for:
$369$300

Akan Brass Goldweight of an Equestrian Figure, the galloping horse with rider clutching the reins in his left hand and a long arrow in his right, lg. 2 1/4 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, More ...

Three Figurative Brass Akan Goldweights

Three Figurative Brass Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
106
Unsold
 

Three Figurative Brass Akan Goldweights, a man carrying calabashes, ht. 2 1/8; a man holding a sword and smoking, ht. 2 1/4; a farmer with a sword, ht. 2 3/8 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, More ...

Eight Geometric Akan Goldweights and Four Box Lids

Eight Geometric Akan Goldweights and Four Box Lids

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
107
Unsold
 

Eight Geometric Akan Goldweights and Four Box Lids, brass goldweights of varying sizes, the four gold dust box lids of varying sizes. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey. Exhibitions: More ...

Three Figurative Akan Goldweights

Three Figurative Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$246$200

Three Figurative Akan Goldweights, a warrior holding the head of an enemy, ht. 1 1/2; a priest performing the nkabere ritual, 1 1/8 x 1 1/2; and a bearded man placing an object in his mouth, ht. 1 More ...

Three Figurative Akan Goldweights

Three Figurative Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
109
Sold for:
$246$200

Three Figurative Akan Goldweights, a figure of the caretaker of the treasury, the sannahene, ht. 2 7/8; a woman smoking a pipe, ht. 2 1/4; and a man carrying a load, ht. 1 7/8 in. Provenance: More ...

Ten Geometric Akan Goldweights

Ten Geometric Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
111
Unsold
 

Ten Geometric Akan Goldweights, ten brass square and rectangular goldweights with relief design, ht. 1 to 5/8 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey. Exhibitions: Asante Goldweights, More ...

Akan Goldweight of a Couple Mating

Akan Goldweight of a Couple Mating

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$738$600

Akan Goldweight of a Couple Mating, two cast brass seated figures in an amorous embrace, ht. 1 3/4 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey; Sotheby's Parke Bernet, New York, October 10, More ...

Four Figurative Akan Goldweights

Four Figurative Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
114
Unsold
 

Four Figurative Akan Goldweights, an herbalist carrying a shrine, ht. 1 3/4; a warrior carrying guns, ht. 2 1/4; a man carrying a sword, ht. 1 3/8; and a standing figure, ht. 1 3/4 in. More ...

Eleven Akan Goldweights and Pendants

Eleven Akan Goldweights and Pendants

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$246$200

Eleven Akan Goldweights and Pendants, two birds, two snakes, four tortoises, a fish tail, a spider, and a scorpion. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey; the large bird from Sotheby's, New More ...

Three Akan Goldweights

Three Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$185$150

Three Akan Goldweights, brass, antelopes with tubular bodies and long horns that touch the tail, ht. 1 to 1 1/2 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey; two purchased from J.J. Klejman, More ...

Fine Akan Goldweight

Fine Akan Goldweight

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$369$300

Fine Akan Goldweight, bronze goldweight depicting a Beisa antelope, the body rounded, swells at the ventral section, with pointed head and pricked ears, adorned with long, grooved arching horns that More ...

Three Akan Goldweights

Three Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$123$100

Three Akan Goldweights, brass, a small bushcow, a reedbuck, and an antelope with three oxpeckers, the largest measuring 3 1/4 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey. Exhibitions: More ...

Five Akan Goldweights

Five Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
120
Unsold
 

Five Akan Goldweights, brass, a scorpion, lg. 2 3/8, a fish, lg. 2 5/8, two crocodiles, lg. 3 1/2 and 4, and a mudfish, lg. 2 3/8 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey; mudfish from More ...

Fourteen Akan Goldweights

Fourteen Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
121
Unsold
 

Fourteen Akan Goldweights, brass, a knife, six snakes, one with a frog, a ceremonial sword with baboon skull sheath, two fish, a crocodile, a Senufo pendant, and a seed found in southern Ghana. More ...

Twenty Akan Geometric Goldweights

Twenty Akan Geometric Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
122
Unsold
 

Twenty Akan Geometric Goldweights, brass, varying sizes, mostly in bas relief. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey. Exhibitions: Asante Goldweights, Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, More ...

Two Akan Bronze Goldweights and a Bobo Pendant

Two Akan Bronze Goldweights and a Bobo Pendant

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
206
Unsold
 

Two Akan Bronze Goldweights and a Bobo Pendant, early 20th century, chair and bird goldweights and a water buffalo pendant, bird ht. 1 1/4, chair ht. 2, and pendant lg. 2 in. More ...

Ashanti or Fante Carved Wood Maternity Figure

Ashanti or Fante Carved Wood Maternity Figure

Auction:
2636B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Feb 11, 2013
Lot:
34
Unsold
 

Ashanti or Fante Carved Wood Maternity Figure, the mother astride a leopard who is devouring a prone figure, a kneeling figure holding the feline's tail, (repairs), ht. 13 1/4 in. More ...