African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
14 Nov 2013, starting at 13:00 EST.

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Warrior's Club, Marquesas Islands
Sold for US$ 93,750 inc. premium
LOTS
 of 223
  • Lot 1
    Olmec Celt, Middle Preclassic, ca. 900 - 600 B.C.
    US$ 2,500 - 3,500
    €1,800 - 2,500

  • Lot 2
    Chinesco Seated Female Figure, Type B,Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
    Sold for US$ 2,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 3
    Chinesco Seated Male Figure, Type D,Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
    Sold for US$ 18,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 4
    Large Chinesco Seated Male Figure, Type D, Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
    Sold for US$ 3,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 5
    Colima Seated Shaman Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
    Sold for US$ 2,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 6
    Colima Hunchback Standing Figure, Comala Style, Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
    US$ 15,000 - 20,000
    €11,000 - 14,000

  • Lot 7
    Monumental Colima Seated Dog,Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
    Sold for US$ 37,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 8
    Colima Standing Dog, Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
    Sold for US$ 3,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 9
    Colima Seated Musician, Comala Style, Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
    Sold for US$ 5,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 10
    Two Similar Jalisco Female Figures, Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
    US$ 800 - 1,200
    €580 - 870

  • Lot 11
    Group of Five Various Nayarit Seated Figures, Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
    Sold for US$ 3,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 12
    Large Jalisco Standing Warrior, Ameca Style, Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
    Sold for US$ 3,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 13
    Nayarit Seated Figure, Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
    Sold for US$ 2,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 14
    Rare Nayarit Processional Group, Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
    Sold for US$ 7,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 15
    Large Nayarit Standing Male Figure, Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
    Sold for US$ 23,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 16
    Veracruz Figure, Remojadas Culture, Early-Middle Classic, ca. A.D. 300 - 700
    US$ 6,000 - 8,000
    €4,300 - 5,800

  • Lot 17
    Veracruz Masked Ritual Performer, Napiloa, Late Classic, ca. A.D. 600 - 900
    Sold for US$ 5,625 inc. premium

  • Lot 18
    Large Veracruz Standing Warrior, Remojadas, Middle Classic, ca. A.D. 400 - 700
    US$ 7,000 - 9,000
    €5,100 - 6,500

  • Lot 19
    Veracruz Standing Priestess, Remojadas,Middle-Late Classic, ca. A.D. 400 - 900
    US$ 5,000 - 7,000
    €3,600 - 5,100

  • Lot 20
    Large Veracruz Standing Priest, Remojadas, Middle-Late Classic, ca. A.D. 400 - 900
    Sold for US$ 22,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 21
    Maya Carved Ornament, Late Classic, ca. A.D. 550-950
    Sold for US$ 7,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 22
    Maya Tripod Carved Vase,Late Classic, ca. A.D. 550 - 950
    Sold for US$ 3,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 23
    Maya Polychrome Cylinder Vase, Late Classic, ca. A.D. 550 - 950
    Sold for US$ 3,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 24
    Maya Polychrome Cylinder Vase, Late Classic, ca. A.D. 550 - 950
    Sold for US$ 7,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 25
    Maya Polychrome Cylinder Vase, Late Classic, ca. A.D. 550 - 950
    US$ 3,500 - 4,500
    €2,500 - 3,200

  • Lot 26
    Rare Mixtec Bell, Late Postclassic Period, ca. A.D. 1200 - 1500
    Sold for US$ 5,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 27
    Tairona Gold Figure Pendant, ca. A.D. 1000-1500
    Sold for US$ 10,625 inc. premium

  • Lot 28
    Jama-Coaque Standing Priest, ca. 400 B.C. - A.D. 500
    Sold for US$ 4,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 29
    Trujillo or Jama-Coaque Seated Figure, Late Classic, ca. AD 1000 - 1500
    US$ 3,000 - 5,000
    €2,200 - 3,600

  • Lot 30
    Fine Nariño Mask, ca. A.D. 1000 - 1500
    Sold for US$ 3,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 31
    Moche Phase IV Stirrup Vessel, ca. A.D. 400-500
    Sold for US$ 7,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 32
    Rare Pair of Vessels Depicting Birthing Llamas, Lambayeque Valley, ca. A.D. 1100 - 1300
    Sold for US$ 6,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 33
    Chimu Funerary Mask, possibly Lambayeque Valley,Late Intermediate Period, ca. A.D. 1000-1400
    US$ 4,000 - 6,000
    €2,900 - 4,300

  • Lot 34
    Moche Stirrup Spout Vessel depicting Aipaec-Decapitator or Wrinkle Face, Middle Mochica, ca. A.D. 200 - 500,
    Sold for US$ 10,625 inc. premium

  • Lot 35
    Ifugao Spoon, Luzon Island, Philippines
    Sold for US$ 937 inc. premium

  • Lot 36
    Ifugao Figural Spoon, Luzon Island, Philippines
    US$ 1,500 - 2,000
    €1,100 - 1,400

  • Lot 37W
    Toba Batak Male Ancestor Figure, Borneo
    Sold for US$ 5,625 inc. premium

  • Lot 38
    Nias Seated Figure, Indonesia
    Sold for US$ 4,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 39
    Ancestral Figure, Maluku Tenggara, Leti Islands, Indonesia
    Sold for US$ 8,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 40
    Massim Island Figure, Trobriand Islands
    Sold for US$ 1,875 inc. premium

  • Lot 41
    Yamatcji Shield, Gascoyne River, Western Australia
    Sold for US$ 1,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 42
    Mangan Mask, Lower Sepik River, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 32,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 43W ¤
    Fore Shield, East Highlands, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 6,875 inc. premium

  • Lot 44W
    Large Sawos Male Ancestral Figure, East Sepik Province, Middle Sepik River, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 81,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 45W
    Wapo Spirit Board, Wapo River, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 15,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 46W Y
    Sawos Figural Skull Rack, Torembi Village, Middle Sepik River, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 30,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 47
    Rare Bird-Shaped Pestle Pommel, Central Highlands, Papua New Guinea, ca. 4000 - 1000 B.C.
    Sold for US$ 27,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 48Y
    Vanuatu Ceremonial Adze, Malakula or Ambrym Island
    Sold for US$ 18,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 49W
    Large Vanuatu Grade Female Figure, Ambryn Island
    Sold for US$ 20,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 50Y
    Group of Four Fish Hooks, including: a Gilbert Islands Lure; a Cook Islands Hook; a Solomon Islands Trolling Hook; and a Micronesian Trolling Hook
    Sold for US$ 3,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 51Y
    Pounder, Truk (Chuuk) Island
    Sold for US$ 1,187 inc. premium

  • Lot 52
    Standing Female Puberty Figure, Solomon Islands
    Sold for US$ 3,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 53
    Model Outrigger Canoe, Micronesia
    Sold for US$ 1,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 54
    Club, Tonga Island
    Sold for US$ 10,625 inc. premium

  • Lot 55
    Club, Tonga Island
    Sold for US$ 6,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 56
    Large Half Figure, Marquesas Islands
    Sold for US$ 8,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 57
    Warrior's Club, Marquesas Islands
    Sold for US$ 93,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 58
    Rare Canoe Paddle, Hawaiian Islands
    US$ 4,000 - 6,000
    €2,900 - 4,300

  • Lot 59
    Rare Decorated Barkcloth Sample, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 4,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 60
    Rare Decorated Barkcloth Sample, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 4,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 61
    Superb Knobbed Medicine Pounder, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 7,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 62
    Rare Royal Wood Presentation Goblet, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 2,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 63W Y
    Rare Drum, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 68,750 inc. premium

  • amended
    Lot 64
    Bowl, Kauai Island, Hawaii
    US$ 6,000 - 8,000
    €4,300 - 5,800

  • Lot 65
    Bowl, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 9,375 inc. premium

  • Lot 67Y
    Hook Pendant on Bead Necklace, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 4,375 inc. premium

  • Lot 68Y
    Hook Pendant on Bead Necklace, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 7,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 69Y
    Rare Fish Hook, Hawaiian Islands
    Sold for US$ 5,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 70Y
    Three Rare Maori Fish Hooks, New Zealand
    US$ 5,000 - 7,000
    €3,600 - 5,100

  • Lot 71Y
    Maori Handclub, New Zealand
    Sold for US$ 2,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 72
    Maori Pendant in Human Form, New Zealand
    Sold for US$ 4,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 74
    Maori Handclub, New Zealand
    US$ 4,000 - 6,000
    €2,900 - 4,300

  • Lot 75
    Maori Hand Club, New Zealand
    Sold for US$ 10,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 76
    Maori Long-Handled Fighting Staff, New Zealand, carved by Patoromu Tamatea
    Sold for US$ 4,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 77
    Maori Long Fighting Staff, New Zealand
    Sold for US$ 3,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 78
    Maori Long Fighting Staff, New Zealand
    Sold for US$ 3,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 79Y
    Fish-Shaped Pectoral, Easter Island
    Sold for US$ 43,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 80
    Rare Twa Headrest, Rwanda/Burundi
    Sold for US$ 5,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 81
    Bamana or Dogon Headrest, Mali
    Sold for US$ 937 inc. premium

  • Lot 82
    Dogon Headrest, Mali
    US$ 1,500 - 2,000
    €1,100 - 1,400

  • Lot 83
    Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    US$ 700 - 900
    €510 - 650

  • Lot 84
    Yaka Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Sold for US$ 1,875 inc. premium

  • Lot 85
    Yaka Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Sold for US$ 2,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 86
    Luba Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Sold for US$ 1,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 87
    Luba Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Sold for US$ 937 inc. premium

  • Lot 88
    Luba Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Sold for US$ 1,187 inc. premium

  • Lot 89
    Luba Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Sold for US$ 1,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 90
    Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    US$ 1,200 - 1,800
    €870 - 1,300

  • Lot 91
    Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Sold for US$ 1,875 inc. premium

  • Lot 92
    Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Sold for US$ 937 inc. premium

  • Lot 93
    Luba Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Sold for US$ 625 inc. premium

  • Lot 94
    Luba Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    US$ 2,000 - 3,000
    €1,400 - 2,200

  • Lot 95
    Luba Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Sold for US$ 1,187 inc. premium

  • Lot 96
    Luba Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    US$ 1,000 - 1,500
    €720 - 1,100

  • Lot 97
    Rare Yaka Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    US$ 5,000 - 7,000
    €3,600 - 5,100

  • Lot 98
    Yaka Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    US$ 4,000 - 6,000
    €2,900 - 4,300

  • Lot 99
    Kuba Double Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Sold for US$ 1,875 inc. premium

  • Lot 100
    Kuba Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Sold for US$ 2,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 101
    Kuba Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Sold for US$ 2,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 102
    Chokwe Headrest, Angola
    US$ 800 - 1,200
    €580 - 870

  • Lot 103
    Songo Headrest, Angola
    US$ 1,000 - 1,500
    €720 - 1,100

  • Lot 104
    Songo Headrest, Angola
    US$ 800 - 1,200
    €580 - 870

  • Lot 105
    Kwele Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Sold for US$ 1,062 inc. premium

  • Lot 106
    Kuba Double Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    US$ 2,000 - 3,000
    €1,400 - 2,200

  • Lot 107
    Kuba Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Sold for US$ 625 inc. premium

  • Lot 108
    Kuba Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Sold for US$ 2,000 inc. premium

  • Lot 109
    Kuba Headrest, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Sold for US$ 1,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 110
    Sudanese Headrest and an Egyptian Headrest
    US$ 1,000 - 1,500
    €720 - 1,100

  • Lot 111
    Two Tellem Headrests, Mali
    US$ 2,000 - 3,000
    €1,400 - 2,200

  • Lot 112
    Ngoni Headrest, Malawi/Mozambique/Tanzania/Zambia
    US$ 2,000 - 3,000
    €1,400 - 2,200

  • Lot 113
    Pokot Headrest, Kenya
    Sold for US$ 750 inc. premium

  • Lot 114
    Zulu Headrest, South Africa
    US$ 8,000 - 12,000
    €5,800 - 8,700

  • Lot 115
    Zulu Headrest, South Africa
    US$ 10,000 - 15,000
    €7,200 - 11,000

  • Lot 116
    Tsonga Headrest, South Africa
    Sold for US$ 625 inc. premium

  • Lot 117
    Zulu Headrest, South Africa
    US$ 800 - 1,200
    €580 - 870

  • Lot 118Y
    Tonga Headrest, Zimbabwe
    US$ 1,000 - 1,500
    €720 - 1,100

  • Lot 119
    Zulu Headrest, South Africa
    US$ 1,500 - 2,000
    €1,100 - 1,400

  • Lot 120
    Zulu Headrest, South Africa
    Sold for US$ 1,375 inc. premium

  • Lot 121
    Shona Headrest, South Africa
    Sold for US$ 1,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 122
    Shona Headrest, South Africa
    US$ 2,500 - 3,500
    €1,800 - 2,500

  • Lot 123
    Shona Headrest, South Africa
    US$ 2,500 - 3,500
    €1,800 - 2,500

  • Lot 124
    Karamajong Headrest, Uganda and a similar Headrest, Uganda
    Sold for US$ 750 inc. premium

  • Lot 125
    Two Turkana Headrests, Kenya
    US$ 800 - 1,200
    €580 - 870

  • Lot 126
    Zulu Headrest, South Africa
    US$ 1,500 - 2,000
    €1,100 - 1,400

  • Lot 127
    Zulu Headrest, South Africa
    US$ 800 - 1,200
    €580 - 870

  • Lot 128
    Sepik River Headrest, Papua New Guinea
    Sold for US$ 375 inc. premium

  • Lot 129
    Azande Headrest/Container, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    US$ 5,000 - 7,000
    €3,600 - 5,100

  • Lot 130
    Two Bongo Headrests, Sudan
    Sold for US$ 1,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 131
    Bongo Headrest, Sudan
    Sold for US$ 1,375 inc. premium

  • Lot 132
    Phelps, Steven, "Art and Artefacts of the Pacific, Africa and the Americas: The James Hooper Collection" Hutchinson & Co., London, 1976 (Christies, Manson & Woods 1975)
    US$ 1,200 - 1,800
    €870 - 1,300

  • Lot 134
    Tuareg Tent Post/Cushion Support, Niger
    Sold for US$ 3,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 135
    Bankoni Seated Figure, Region of Ségou, Mali
    US$ 5,000 - 7,000
    €3,600 - 5,100

  • Lot 136
    Crouching Djenne Figure, Mali
    US$ 2,000 - 3,000
    €1,400 - 2,200

  • Lot 137
    Dogon Dog, Mali
    Sold for US$ 2,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 138
    Dogon Figural Group, Mali
    Sold for US$ 7,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 139
    Dogon or Tellum Figure, Mali
    Sold for US$ 4,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 140W
    Dogon Ladder, Mali
    US$ 5,000 - 7,000
    €3,600 - 5,100

  • Lot 141
    Bamana Mask, probably Ségou Region, Mali
    Sold for US$ 11,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 142
    Bamana or Mandinka Forehead Mask, Mali
    Sold for US$ 23,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 143
    Bamana Doorlock, Mali
    Sold for US$ 2,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 144
    Bamana Mask, Mali
    Sold for US$ 3,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 145
    Bwa/Nuna Antelope Mask, Burkina Faso
    US$ 4,000 - 6,000
    €2,900 - 4,300

  • Lot 146
    Lobi Figure, Burkina Faso
    US$ 2,000 - 3,000
    €1,400 - 2,200

  • Lot 147
    Lobi Janus Figure, Burkina Faso
    Sold for US$ 3,000 inc. premium

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