Period Art & Design

26 Aug 2012, starting at 10:00 PDT.

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lots

African carved female fetish figure; Cameroons Mambila, Standing carved female figure Ashanti Tribe; plain figure with white fragments, African carved figure Ashanti Tribe Ebonized coloration, African doll, Fanti Tribe. height of largest 13in; diameter 5in

Carved wood door lock: African, Bambara Tribe; lock surmounted by male head with triangulated head dress (base included) An African marionette mule head: Bambara Tribe ebony ground with surface incising. height of largest 17in; width 16 1/2in; depth 3in

A group of five African items including: A Heddle pulley: African Guro (Ivory Coast)Tribe, in the form of a rooster. A bone figure: African Lega (Zaire), N'ginga, female figure. A Senufo (Ivory Coast) male ancestor bronze amulet. A chameleon pendant: Lobi Tribe of Ghana. An African Bronze hedgehog figure: Ashanti (Ghana) Tribe. height of largest 8in; width 3 1/2in; depth 2in with stand

Two Pre-Columbian clay figures: A Jalisco, seated figure, 100 B.C -250 A.D. A Nayarit seated figure, Western Mexico, 100 B.C.-300 A.D. height of largest 10in; diameter 6 1/2in

Fiji Island throwing club. length 18in; diameter 5 1/2in

An International group of silver and silver-mounted boxes and accessories 19th / 20th century

A pair of English silverplate convertible three-branch candelabra Barker-Ellis, Birmingham, 20th century

A group of Georgian sterling silver hollowware Second half 18th century

A group of American sterling silver hollowware 20th century

A Swiss 800 standard silver flatware service for twelve Jezler AG, Schaffhausen. 20th century

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