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Grain-painted Cradle

Grain-painted Cradle

Auction:
3275M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 25, 2019
Lot:
183
Estimate:
$150 - $250

Grain-painted Cradle, America, early 19th century, the canted sides with heart cutouts, all on rockers, lg. 39 1/4 in. Provenance: Marion Hilton; Tom Baker. More ...

Kreussen Pewter-mounted Apostle Tankard

Kreussen Pewter-mounted Apostle Tankard

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
192
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Kreussen Pewter-mounted Apostle Tankard, Germany, 18th century, brown ground with polychrome enamel decoration, wide central band of Apostles in relief with titled band below, a central cartouche More ...

Carved and Painted Upholstered Walnut Prie-dieu

Carved and Painted Upholstered Walnut Prie-dieu

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
331
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Carved and Painted Upholstered Walnut Prie-dieu, France, 19th century, padded back with curved crest rail, scrolling armrests, cabriole legs, all carved with floral motifs, cut-velvet upholstery, 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 ...

Mahogany Campaign Chest

Mahogany Campaign Chest

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
436
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Mahogany Campaign Chest, England, late 19th/early 20th century, oak secondary wood, upper case with two short drawers and one long drawer, lower case with two long drawers, brass pulls and corner More ...

Barbara Crane (American, b. 1928)      Untitled ,  from the Series Human Forms

Barbara Crane (American, b. 1928) Untitled , from the Series Human Forms

Auction:
3267T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1109
Estimate:
$50 - $70

Barbara Crane (American, b. 1928) Untitled, from the Series Human Forms. No visible signature or date, identified "36 Barbara Crane/Untitled, from the Human Form Series/c 1965, signed on More ...

Edward Fitzgerald (American, d. 1977) Large Lot of Original Photographs from United Press International, Associated Press, and Boston G

Edward Fitzgerald (American, d. 1977) Large Lot of Original Photographs from United Press International, Associated Press, and Boston G

Auction:
3267T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1122
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Edward Fitzgerald (American, d. 1977) Large Lot of Original Photographs from United Press International, Associated Press, and Boston Globe Photographer. Some stamped with artist's name and or More ...

Six Pieces of Modern Silver Jewelry

Six Pieces of Modern Silver Jewelry

Auction:
3268T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1129
Estimate:
$60 - $80

Six Pieces of Modern Silver Jewelry, including a choker, a necklace, and four bracelets. More ...

Black Lamb's Wool Coat and Muff

Black Lamb's Wool Coat and Muff

Auction:
3268T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1407
Estimate:
$40 - $60

Black Lamb's Wool Coat and Muff, with mink collar, (damage). More ...

South American Clay Idol

South American Clay Idol

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1001
Estimate:
$200 - $300

South American Clay Idol, Venezuela, abstract human figure, ht. 2 1/8 in. More ...

Chancay Wooden Marker Mask

Chancay Wooden Marker Mask

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1013
Estimate:
$400 - $500

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 ...

Philippine Carved Wood Fork and Spoon

Philippine Carved Wood Fork and Spoon

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1026
Estimate:
$50 - $100

Philippine Carved Wood Fork and Spoon, Ifugao, Luzon, handles in the form of crouching humans, lg. 8 in. More ...

Two Tibetan Masks

Two Tibetan Masks

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1090
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Two Tibetan Masks, polychrome wooden shaman's masks, some with remnant hair attachments, lg. 8 and 8 1/4 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Mande Tooth Necklace

Mande Tooth Necklace

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1102
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Mande Tooth Necklace, large necklace composed of many animal teeth, attached to a leather backing, with glass beads, wd. 16 1/4 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Ibibio Face Mask

Ibibio Face Mask

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1146
Estimate:
$500 - $600

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 ...

Ibo Standing Female Figure

Ibo Standing Female Figure

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1148
Estimate:
$1,200 - $1,800

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
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

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 ...

Vili Power Object, Nkisi

Vili Power Object, Nkisi

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1154
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Vili Power Object, Nkisi, the skull inset in an ornate case composed of woven and interlocking rattan, with a mudpack over the surface around the skull, lg. 7 in. More ...

Eskimo Walrus Ivory Comb on Leather Strap

Eskimo Walrus Ivory Comb on Leather Strap

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1262
Estimate:
$400 - $500

Eskimo Walrus Ivory Comb on Leather Strap, Alaska, early 19th century, walrus ivory comb, hook, needle case, and toggle, the case decorated with engraving of humans and animals, total lg. 7 1/2 More ...

Eskimo Torso

Eskimo Torso

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1285
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Eskimo Torso, Alaska, Thule, no arms, deep hole for the missing head to be fitted, smooth honey color patina, ht. 2 in. Provenance: Dr. John Schaeffer collection, Lake Monroe, Florida. More ...

Wooden Eskimo Figure

Wooden Eskimo Figure

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1294
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Wooden Eskimo Figure, Alaska, c. 1900, abstract human figure, (age crack on the back), ht. 4 1/8 in. More ...

Eskimo Wood Root Figure

Eskimo Wood Root Figure

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1295
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Eskimo Wood Root Figure, Alaska, 19th century, unusual human head made from a tree root, lg. 5, ht. 4 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Totem Pole

Northwest Coast Totem Pole

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1321
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Northwest Coast Totem Pole, late 19th century, wood, carved in the round, two animals with a human figure between, (loss to one hand and horn), ht. 15 1/2 in. Provenance: The property of John More ...

Southwest Plaited Wicker Tray

Southwest Plaited Wicker Tray

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1461
Estimate:
$100 - $200

Southwest Plaited Wicker Tray, Hopi, late 19th century, with white kaolin clay and natural dye design, ht. 1 3/4, dia. 11 1/2 in. Provenance: Deaccessioned from the Northampton County More ...

Northwest Coast Imbricated Basket

Northwest Coast Imbricated Basket

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1485
Estimate:
$50 - $100

Northwest Coast Imbricated Basket, Salish, late 19th century, with museum inventory label on the bottom "MR 802," ht. 7 1/2, wd. 11 1/4 in. Provenance: Deaccessioned from the Northampton County More ...

Casas Grande Storage Olla

Casas Grande Storage Olla

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1559
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Casas Grande Storage Olla, c. 1200-1450, painted in an overall geometric design in a bold well-balanced design using fine lines and block colors in red, orange, brown, and black, with four rounded More ...

Emilia Castillo Sterling Silver Jaguar Necklace

Emilia Castillo Sterling Silver Jaguar Necklace

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Emilia Castillo Sterling Silver Jaguar Necklace, Mexico, modern, stylized jaguar with reticulated spots, maker's mark, stamped "950," interior cir. 16 1/4 in., approx. 7.0 troy oz. Note: Daughter More ...

Antonio Pineda Mexican Silver "Wave" Bracelet

Antonio Pineda Mexican Silver "Wave" Bracelet

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
205
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Antonio Pineda Mexican Silver "Wave" Bracelet, c. 1965, maker's crown mark, eagle-17 mark, "Silver Hecho en Mexico 970 ZZ 63," wd. 1 1/4, interior cir. 6 1/2 in. Note: Antonio Pineda was an More ...

Three Pieces of Mexican Silver Jewelry by Fred Davis, Sigi, and William Spratling

Three Pieces of Mexican Silver Jewelry by Fred Davis, Sigi, and William Spratling

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
211
Unsold
 

Three Pieces of Mexican Silver Jewelry by Fred Davis, Sigi, and William Spratling, Davis bracelet, each link joined by four silver "pearls" centered by an amethyst, maker's script mark, "Silver More ...

Seven Pieces of Mexican Sterling Silver Jewelry by Los Castillo, Miguel Melendez, and Others

Seven Pieces of Mexican Sterling Silver Jewelry by Los Castillo, Miguel Melendez, and Others

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$308$250

Seven Pieces of Mexican Sterling Silver Jewelry by Los Castillo, Miguel Melendez, and Others, a Los Castillo cruciform brooch, maker's mark, 7 x 6; two Los Castillo sheet silver brooches, one with a More ...