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Zulu Milk Pail, Ithunga

Zulu Milk Pail, Ithunga

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1184
Sold for:
$308$250

Zulu Milk Pail, Ithunga, early 20th century, hollowed wood form with two black serrated rectangles on either side used to hold the pail by the knees while milking, ht. 13 3/4 in. More ...

Head of a Metal Axe

Head of a Metal Axe

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
177
Sold for:
$154$125

Head of a Metal Axe, Zulu, South Africa, 19th century, metal blade and wood head, cut from a longer handle, probably once used as a weapon, ht. 9 3/4 in. More ...

Zulu Shield, Ishilunga

Zulu Shield, Ishilunga

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1299
Sold for:
$197$160

Zulu Shield, Ishilunga, tanned cowhide, with a hardwood stick in the back kept in place by two parallel bands inserted between straps cut out from the hide, lg. 38 in. More ...

Zulu Shield, Ishilunga

Zulu Shield, Ishilunga

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1477
Unsold
 

Zulu Shield, Ishilunga, tanned cowhide, with a hardwood stick in the back kept in place by two parallel bands inserted between straps cut out from the hide, lg. 38 in. More ...

Small Zulu Shield, Ishilunga

Small Zulu Shield, Ishilunga

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1479
Sold for:
$185$150

Small Zulu Shield, Ishilunga, tanned cowhide, with a hardwood stick in the back kept in place by two parallel bands inserted between straps cut out from the hide, with small handle of twisted More ...

South African Woven Lidded Basket

South African Woven Lidded Basket

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1490
Sold for:
$197$160

South African Woven Lidded Basket, Zulu, early 20th century, woven rattan with dark patina, ht. 22 in. More ...

South African Woven Lidded Basket

South African Woven Lidded Basket

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1206
Unsold
 

South African Woven Lidded Basket, Zulu, early 20th century, woven rattan with dark patina, ht. 22 in. More ...

South African Snuff Container

South African Snuff Container

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1207
Sold for:
$123$100

South African Snuff Container, Zulu, c. 1900, wood with inlaid brass rings, dark patina, ht. 4 1/4 in. More ...

Leather Witch Doctor Pouch with Bones

Leather Witch Doctor Pouch with Bones

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1209
Sold for:
$234$190

Leather Witch Doctor Pouch with Bones, Zulu, South Africa, c. 1900, teeth, bones, and nuts, some engraved, with a note inside with 1905 date, bag 4 x 5 1/2 in. More ...

South African Coiled Basketry Lidded Storage Jar

South African Coiled Basketry Lidded Storage Jar

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1277
Sold for:
$677$550

South African Coiled Basketry Lidded Storage Jar, Zulu, first quarter 20th century, with geometric diamond pattern, ht. 11 in. More ...

Small Zulu Shield, Ishilunga

Small Zulu Shield, Ishilunga

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
53
Unsold
 

Small Zulu Shield, Ishilunga, tanned cowhide, with a hardwood stick in the back kept in place by two parallel bands inserted between straps cut out from the hide, with small handle of twisted More ...

Zulu Shield, Ishilunga

Zulu Shield, Ishilunga

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
54
Unsold
 

Zulu Shield, Ishilunga, tanned cowhide, with a hardwood stick in the back kept in place by two parallel bands inserted between straps cut out from the hide, lg. 38 in. More ...

Zulu Milk Pail, Ithunga

Zulu Milk Pail, Ithunga

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
55
Unsold
 

Zulu Milk Pail, Ithunga, early 20th century, hollowed wood form with two black serrated rectangles on either side used to hold the pail by the knees while milking, ht. 13 3/4 in. More ...

Zulu Woman's Hat

Zulu Woman's Hat

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1165
Unsold
 

Zulu Woman's Hat, Africa, basketwork of human hair and fabric. Provenance: Hemingway Gallery, New York. More ...

Zulu Leather Skirt

Zulu Leather Skirt

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1166
Unsold
 

Zulu Leather Skirt, decorated with trade beads. Provenance: Hemingway Gallery, New York. More ...

Zulu Leather Skirt

Zulu Leather Skirt

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1167
Unsold
 

Zulu Leather Skirt, beaded. Provenance: Hemingway Gallery, New York. More ...

Zulu Beaded Wool Blanket

Zulu Beaded Wool Blanket

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1168
Sold for:
$49$40

Zulu Beaded Wool Blanket, with glass beads and shell buttons, labeled Waverley blanket, (separation at borders and extensive moth damage). Provenance: Hemingway Gallery, New York. More ...

Zulu Horn Hat.

Zulu Horn Hat.

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1169
Unsold
 

Zulu Horn Hat. Provenance: Hemingway Gallery, New York. More ...

Zulu Ceremonial Hat on Stand

Zulu Ceremonial Hat on Stand

Auction:
3049T
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1586
Sold for:
$246$200

Zulu Ceremonial Hat on Stand Palm fiber, red ochre pigment, hair, steel 20th century Circular form with custom steel stand, dia. 19 in. More ...

Ngandu/Zulu-style Painted and Woven Shield

Ngandu/Zulu-style Painted and Woven Shield

Auction:
3016T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 15, 2017
Lot:
2188
Sold for:
$277$225

Ngandu/Zulu-style Painted and Woven Shield, ht. 57 in. From the Collection of Gordon Lankton More ...

Püchner Bassoon, c. 1945

Püchner Bassoon, c. 1945

Auction:
3007B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 14, 2017
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Püchner Bassoon, c. 1945, stamped VPG/Püchner/NAUHEIM, also stamped MADE IN GERMANY/US ZONE, with case. More ...

Folk Art Bass Banjo

Folk Art Bass Banjo

Auction:
3007B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 14, 2017
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$461$375

Folk Art Bass Banjo, the hand-lettered head reading ZULU KREWE JAZZ BAND/NEW ORLEANS, the drum labeled MANUFACTURED BY/THE HARMONY CO./CHICAGO, ILL., U.S.A. More ...

Zulu Carved Wood Feasting Ladle

Zulu Carved Wood Feasting Ladle

Auction:
2911T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 09, 2016
Lot:
1676
Unsold
 

Zulu Carved Wood Feasting Ladle, with elaborate handle, separate ring at the top, and pyro-engraved detail, lg. 28 1/2 in. More ...

Zulu Beaded Gourd Necklace

Zulu Beaded Gourd Necklace

Auction:
2911T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 09, 2016
Lot:
1693
Sold for:
$172$140

Zulu Beaded Gourd Necklace, c. late 19th century, the beaded strap is reinforced with nylon fish line, ht. of gourd 4 3/4 in. More ...

Zulu Carved Wood Feasting Ladle

Zulu Carved Wood Feasting Ladle

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
2
Unsold
 

Zulu Carved Wood Feasting Ladle, with elaborate handle, separate ring at the top, and pyro-engraved detail, lg. 28 1/2 in. More ...

Two Ethnographic Necklaces

Two Ethnographic Necklaces

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$154$125

Two Ethnographic Necklaces, c. late 19th century, a multicolored beaded Zulu necklace and a Trobriand Islands necklace with glass beads and Cuscus teeth. Provenance: Zulu: H.G. Beasley, Cranmore More ...

Eleven Pieces of Zulu Beadwork

Eleven Pieces of Zulu Beadwork

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$148$125

Eleven Pieces of Zulu Beadwork, c. late 19th/early 20th century, wd. to 4 in. More ...

Seven Games

Seven Games

Auction:
2534M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 19, 2011
Lot:
54
Sold for:
$83$70

Seven Games, including Milton Bradley "Hill Climbing Tops," "Magnetic Jack Straws," and "Spider and Fly Game"; Zulu "Cross Cross Mystery Puzzle"; a Newton & Thompson "Japanese Skill-Ball" game; and More ...

Three South African Carved Wood Staffs

Three South African Carved Wood Staffs

Auction:
2533B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 15, 2011
Lot:
258
Sold for:
$356$300

Three South African Carved Wood Staffs, Zulu, two with twist-carved handles, lg. to 55 1/2 in. More ...

Eight South African Carved Wood Items

Eight South African Carved Wood Items

Auction:
2533B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 15, 2011
Lot:
270
Sold for:
$267$225

Eight South African Carved Wood Items, Zulu (?), six spoons including a large form with relief-carved animal, and two pipes, lg. to 22 1/4 in. More ...