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Mound Builder Stone Effigy Pipe

Mound Builder Stone Effigy Pipe

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
441
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

Mound Builder Stone Effigy Pipe, Mississippi mound building culture, 800-1200 AD, large steatite pipe in the stylized form of a bird, lg. 9 in. Provenance: Private collection, Bristol, Rhode More ...

Fine Akan Brass Goldweight

Fine Akan Brass Goldweight

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
110
Sold for:
$246$200

Fine Akan Brass Goldweight, cross-legged figure sitting on a base, ht. 2 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey; Sotheby's Parke Bernet, New York, October 10, 1975, Lot 128; Jay C. Leff 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 ...

Mayan Three-piece Shell Profile

Mayan Three-piece Shell Profile

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$600$500

Mayan Three-piece Shell Profile, Mexico, c. 550 - 950 A.D., man's upper torso, head, and headdress, incised detail with remains of red pigment, possibly set in wood originally, ht. 3 1/8 in. More ...

Colima Janiform Jade Bowl

Colima Janiform Jade Bowl

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$900$750

Colima Janiform Jade Bowl, Mexico, c. 300 B.C. - 250 A.D., diminutive form with stylized faces and pierced eyes, ht. 1, dia. 1 1/4 in. Provenance: Leo and Lillian Fortess collection, 1960s; More ...

Mixtec Bronze Bowl

Mixtec Bronze Bowl

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$308$250

Mixtec Bronze Bowl, Mexico, c. 800 A.D., pedestal form with stylized glyph frieze, ht. 1 1/4, dia. 1 3/4 in. Provenance: Leo and Lillian Fortess collection, 1960s, Ex Jay C. Leff collection. More ...

Vera Cruz Basalt Serpent

Vera Cruz Basalt Serpent

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$660$550

Vera Cruz Basalt Serpent, Mexico, Tres Zapote area, c. 600 - 900 A.D., carved in the form of a stylized serpent head, lg. 5 7/8 in. Provenance: Ex Jay C. Leff collection; Ex Leo and Lillian More ...