Auction 30.11.1994

Christie's
London, King Street

Datum der Auktion: 30.11.1994

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HUTCHINSON, H. N., ET AL: The Living Races of Mankind , vol 1, London n.d...

HUTCHINSON, H. N., ET AL: The Living Races of Mankind , vol 1, London n.d.; Peoples Of All Nations , vols 1 & 2 n.d.; von Sydow, E.: Die Kunst Der Naturvölker Und Der Vorzeit , Berlin, 1932; Buschan, G.: Die Sitten Der Völker , 3 vols., Stuttgart, n.d.; Haddon, A. C.: Races of Man and Their

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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FISHER, A.: Fastueuse Afrique , London, 1984; Burssens, H. et al: Utotombo...

FISHER, A.: Fastueuse Afrique , London, 1984; Burssens, H. et al: Utotombo, L'Art d'Afrique noire dans les collections privées belges , Brussels, 1988; Sieber, R.: African Textiles and Decorative Arts , New York, 1973; Picton, J. and Mack, J.: African Textiles , London, 1979; Anton, F., Dockstader

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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GARRARD, T.: Gold of Africa, Jewellery and Ornaments from Ghana, Côte...

GARRARD, T.: Gold of Africa, Jewellery and Ornaments from Ghana, Côte d'Ivoire, Mali and Senegal , Munich, 1989; Willet, F.: Ifé Une Civilisation Africaine , 1971; McLeod, M.: The Asante , London, 1981; Cole, H. and Ross, D.: The Arts Of Ghana, Los Angeles, 1977; and eleven others of similar

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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PHELPS, S.: Art and Artefacts of the Pacific, Africa and the Americas, The...

PHELPS, S.: Art and Artefacts of the Pacific, Africa and the Americas, The James Hooper Collection , London, 1976

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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BURSSENS, H. ET AL.: Utotombo, L'Art d'Afrique noire dans les

BURSSENS, H. ET AL.: Utotombo, L'Art d'Afrique noire dans les collections privées belges , Brussels, 1988; Cornet, J.: Art from Zaire , New York, 1975; Friedman, M. et al.: Art of the Congo , Minneapolis, 1967; De Wildeman, E.: Flore du Bas- et du Moyen-Congo , 2 vols., Tervuren, 1904; and eleven

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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DUMOND, D.: The Eskimos and Aleuts , London, 1977; Coe, R.: Sacred Circles...

DUMOND, D.: The Eskimos and Aleuts , London, 1977; Coe, R.: Sacred Circles, Two Thousand Years of North American Indian Art , London, 1976; Fitzhugh, W. and Kaplan, S.: Inua Spirit World of the Bering Sea Eskimo , Washington D.C., 1982; Snow, D.: Les Indiens d'Amérique préhistoire et archéologie

Los #: 6

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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WEBSTER, K.A.: The Armytage Collection of Maori Jade , London, 1948

WEBSTER, K.A.: The Armytage Collection of Maori Jade , London, 1948

Los #: 7

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A GUYANA CLUB, macana , of quadrangular form, the grip bound with woven...

A GUYANA CLUB, macana , of quadrangular form, the grip bound with woven rattan and plaited cotton suspending white glass beads, the butt with twisted cotton, plaited wrist cord to one side, dark glossy patina 40.5cm. long

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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TWO NAVAJO WOOL RUGS, woven with four and six dancing figures respectively...

TWO NAVAJO WOOL RUGS, woven with four and six dancing figures respectively in various colours on a grey ground each approx 1m.50cm. wide (2

Los #: 10

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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THREE NAVAJO WOOL RUGS: one woven with design of lozenges in red, brown...

THREE NAVAJO WOOL RUGS: one woven with design of lozenges in red, brown, grey and cream; another with chevrons in red and cream on a grey ground; the last with lozenges and forked motifs in orange, brown and ochre on a grey and cream ground 1m.38cm. to 2m.05cm. long (3

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 800 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A NORTHWEST COAST MOUNTAIN-GOAT HORN SPOON, the handle carved as the heads...

A NORTHWEST COAST MOUNTAIN-GOAT HORN SPOON, the handle carved as the heads of two mythical beasts below a crouching human figure, a further beast's head above, the bowl attached with two metal rivets 28cm. long

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A MAKAH COVERED BOTTLE with screw top, the whole covered in woven grasswork...

A MAKAH COVERED BOTTLE with screw top, the whole covered in woven grasswork and decorated with a horse, eagle, two whales, bird and sisiutls in cream on a dark ground, embellished with red, orange and green features 25.5cm. high

Los #: 13

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A RARE MICMAC LOGHOLDER, the curved ends quilled in scarlet and black with...

A RARE MICMAC LOGHOLDER, the curved ends quilled in scarlet and black with star and lenticular devices on a cream ground, borders and the handle with bound spruce root in brown and cream, on four short feet, minor deficienies, second half of the 19th century 48cm. high, 43cm. wide

Los #: 14

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A GREAT LAKES BANDOLIER BAG, the pouch and strap each with applied...

A GREAT LAKES BANDOLIER BAG, the pouch and strap each with applied loom-beaded panel with geometric design in beads of various colours on a pink ground, blue and transparent bead zigzag borders, loom-beaded pendent panels to lower border with wool pompom tassels, deficiencies 71cm. long

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A GREAT LAKES BANDOLIER BAG, the dark blue stroud ground with applied panel...

A GREAT LAKES BANDOLIER BAG, the dark blue stroud ground with applied panel loom-beaded with geometric design in various colours, white bead lattice border, the lower edge with nine loom-beaded pendent panels with various geometric designs and with white tubular glass bead and wool pompom tassels

Los #: 16

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A CREE TANNED SKIN WALL POCKET, the three pockets finely embroidered with...

A CREE TANNED SKIN WALL POCKET, the three pockets finely embroidered with flowers and foliage in coloured silks, red silk borders, the two segmental flaps at the base with serrated borders 54cm. long

Los #: 17

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 800 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A CRESS DANCE FAN, the circular red stroud handle sewn on each side with...

A CRESS DANCE FAN, the circular red stroud handle sewn on each side with floral design in coloured beads, black cloth and white bead borders, inset with dark brown feathers, cotton bound looped handle, probably late 19th century Manitoba Cree 38cm. long

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A METIS TANNED SKIN PANEL, embroidered with floral design in coloured...

A METIS TANNED SKIN PANEL, embroidered with floral design in coloured silks; and a Northern Athapaskan rectangular wool broadcloth panel, sewn with scrolling floral design in beads of various colours, each framed and glazed 23cm. and 61cm. long (2

Los #: 19

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A CROW PANEL, the cloth ground sewn overlay with geometric design in beads...

A CROW PANEL, the cloth ground sewn overlay with geometric design in beads of various colours on a turquoise bead ground, red stroud panel to one end, skin straps to each side 37.5cm. wide

Los #: 22

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A TORAJA FIGURE, tau tau , the face with shell eyes with inset wood pupils...

A TORAJA FIGURE, tau tau , the face with shell eyes with inset wood pupils, small pierced projection above the blackened coiffure, the well defined body with inset wood nipples and erect penis, dark glossy patina, the lower arms missing 1m.30cm. high

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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AN ADMIRALTY ISLANDS ADZE HAFT, the finial carved as a standing figure with...

AN ADMIRALTY ISLANDS ADZE HAFT, the finial carved as a standing figure with notched crest to the coiffure, a band of circlets to the chest, a band of notched triangles to the back, painted collector's mark: D.39.3, crusty black patina 41cm. long

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A SANTA CRUZ DANCE CLUB, of navicular form, with painted geometric design...

A SANTA CRUZ DANCE CLUB, of navicular form, with painted geometric design in white and black, the shaft suspending fibre tufts and tassels, the butt with remains of nut rattles on twisted fibre 1m.11cm. long (2

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A MAORI STONE HANDCLUB, patu onewa , of narrow spaulate form, the pierced...

A MAORI STONE HANDCLUB, patu onewa , of narrow spaulate form, the pierced butt with ridged finial, minor chip to edge 38.3cm. long

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A FIJI THROWING-CLUB, ula , with gadrooned head and carved grip, dark...

A FIJI THROWING-CLUB, ula , with gadrooned head and carved grip, dark glossy patina 46cm. long

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A RARE MARQUESAS ISLANDS STAFF, with four addorsed figures above a plain...

A RARE MARQUESAS ISLANDS STAFF, with four addorsed figures above a plain pierced section, a slat below with carved stylized faces and geometrics, one side of the quadrangular shaft with inscription UAMAAHOAKOH, plain finial probably to be decorated with feathers 94cm. long

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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TWO FIJI LARGE POTTERY VESSELS, each of spherical form, the upper section...

TWO FIJI LARGE POTTERY VESSELS, each of spherical form, the upper section with three stepped bands of hatching, brown glaze 28cm. and 30cm. high (2

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A HUON GULF SHIELD, of slender rectangular form, the front carved in relief...

A HUON GULF SHIELD, of slender rectangular form, the front carved in relief with two masks between arrow-shaped motifs with zigzag bands at the centre, panels containing chevrons and triangles to each end, painted red, black and white, carved grip to rear, chip to one end 1m.47cm. long

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 800 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A MASSIM SHIELD, of rectangular form tapered to a point at one end, covered...

A MASSIM SHIELD, of rectangular form tapered to a point at one end, covered with horizontal strips of light and dark rattan, a vertical band of alternating light and dark rattan at the centre, woven rattan grip to rear 84cm. long

Los #: 31

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 800 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A NEW GUINEA SPEAR-THROWER, with cylindrical bamboo shaft, the hook pierced...

A NEW GUINEA SPEAR-THROWER, with cylindrical bamboo shaft, the hook pierced and carved as a stylised crocodile heightened with lime and bound to the shaft with woven rattan 70cm. long

Los #: 33

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 30.11.1994

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A HUON GULF CLUB, of flared form, a snake carved in relief to the centre...

A HUON GULF CLUB, of flared form, a snake carved in relief to the centre flanked by panels of geometric ornament, similar ornament to the flared butt, red and white painted embellishments 1m.30cm. long

Los #: 34

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 30.11.1994