African Art Auction 2017-06-18 Auction - 42 Price Results - Jasper52 in NY
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Igbo Awka Seated Ikenga: Seated Ikenga; Igbo people, Awka region, Nigeria. 21" tall. Carved wood with earth pigments. Ex Jacobs collection, New York City , ex Eric Roberstson N.Y. Please note that this lot has a
0001: Igbo Awka Seated IkengaEst. $1,700-$1,900Lot Passed
Bassa Bundu Mask: Helmet mask; Bassa people; Liberia. 15". Ex collection of a New York couple. Acquired in the early 70's. Considerable erosion, now stabilised, including a split in the back attended to with an
0002: Bassa Bundu MaskEst. $1,700-$1,900Lot Passed
Loma Mask: Loma Mask, Liberia/Guinea. 12" tall by 5" deep. Carved wood, organic material, metal, hide; original, untampered with textbook patina. Collected in situ by William Siegmann, Brooklyn, N.Y. Mounted on
0003: Loma MaskEst. $2,000-$2,200Lot Passed
Vagala or Tampulma: Ex. Princeton, NJ collection. Wood and indigenous pigments. Mounted on a 1980's vintage metal base. According to F. Mothas the name of this Gurunsi related mask is Simma or Sigma. Please note that
0004: Vagala or TampulmaEst. $2,400-$2,600Lot Passed
Tikar Seed Basket: Vintage Seed Basket in Pristine Condition; Tikar People, Grassfields, Cameroon; East Coast US collection; 16" high. Please note that this lot has a confidential reserve. When you leave a bid in
0020: Tikar Seed BasketEst. $400-$500Lot Passed
Chewa Mask: Nyau Society Mask; Chewa people, Malawi. 7". Carved and painted wood with African cloth. Ex collection Gary Munn, New York. Vintage base. Please note that this lot has a confidential reserve. When
0021: Chewa MaskEst. $400-$500Lot Passed
Africa Currency: Africa currency, cast copper currency from the Congo/Zaire region. Katanga People. Also called Baluba Cross it was made by pouring copper into sand moulds. To give anindication of their commercial
0026: Africa CurrencyEst. $500-$600Lot Passed
Ashanti Witch Catcher Figure: Witch Catching Fetish Figure, Ashanti people, Ghana. 13" ex S. Karfakis, Brooklyn, NY. This unusual representation of a child was fashioned to protect a domicile from malevolent magic. Please note
0027: Ashanti Witch Catcher FigureEst. $600-$700Lot Passed
Chamba Terracotta Figure: Terracotta Female Figure. Chamba or related Upper Benue River people, Nigeria. 9.5". Fired clay with minor loss around feet consistent with age. Please note that this lot has a confidential reserve.
0028: Chamba Terracotta FigureEst. $600-$700Lot Passed
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Two Yaka Knives: Two Display Knives; Yala people. D.R. Congo. 17.5" and 23.5" respectively. Please note that this lot has a confidential reserve. When you leave a bid in advance of the auction, submit your maximum.
0029: Two Yaka KnivesEst. $600-$700
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Ngelima Currency: A Pair of Traditional Currency Ingots; one in high copper content alloy and the other in brass, Ngelima peole, DR Congo; ex collection Ambassador and former World Bank President Robert Keating,
0031: Ngelima CurrencyEst. $600-$700Lot Passed
Wodaabe Bangles: Pair of Traditional Leg Bangles or "Jabo"; Wodaabe nomads, Niger. Cast and engraved brass. These were worn by elligible women, up until the time of their first child and often stacked with a second
0032: Wodaabe BanglesEst. $600-$700Lot Passed
Dogon Door Lock: Door Lock, Dogon people, Mali. 15.5". Weathered, boldly carved wood in two parts. Ex West Coast collection. Beautifully presented on a high quality wood and metal base which adds 3" to its overall
0034: Dogon Door LockEst. $600-$700Lot Passed
Ogoni Mask: Mask with articulated jaw; Ogoni people, Nigeria. 9". 16.5 inches with stand. Wood with natural earth pigments. Profession mount. An unusual rendering celebrating an individual with indigenous tribal
0035: Ogoni MaskEst. $600-$700Lot Passed
Yoruba Geledede: Ancestral shrine figure 17", Senufo People, Ivory Coast or Burkina Faso. Wood with encrustation from ritual sacrifice. Ex Pace Primitive, New York. Please note that this lot has a confidential
0036: Yoruba GelededeEst. $500-$600Lot Passed
Senufo Fetish Figure: Ancestral shrine figure 17", Senufo People, Ivory Coast or Burkina Faso. Wood with encrustation from ritual sacrifice. Ex Pace Primitive, New York. Please note that this lot has a confidential
0038: Senufo Fetish FigureEst. $700-$800Lot Passed
Dogon Shoulder Crook: Shoulder Crook in the Form of an Abstract Horse; Dogon people. Mali. 24" in length. Anonymous museum deaccession. Carved wood. Vintage steel base. Please note that this lot has a confidential
0039: Dogon Shoulder CrookEst. $700-$800Lot Passed
Mossi Mask: Mossi Mask 34' ex collection UK collection from the 1960's; wood with earth pigments, provided with a custom meal and wood base. For related masks see "Land of Flying Masks" by Thomas Wheelock.
0040: Mossi MaskEst. $800-$900Lot Passed
Dagari Fetish Shrine: Ancestral Shrine Figure, Dagari people, Burkina Faso; 31.5" tall; wood with heavy encrustation of accumulated sacrificial material. The Dagari are neighbors of the Lobi. In traditional Dagari
0041: Dagari Fetish ShrineEst. $800-$900Lot Passed
Kneeling Djenne Figure: Kneeling Terracotta Figure; Mali, prior to European contact. 5". Ex. collection Noble and Jean Endicott, New York, Ex. Pace Primitive. Head and arms have been reattached but are original to piece.
0042: Kneeling Djenne FigureEst. $900-$1,000Lot Passed
Ibibo Initiation Mask: Well-used Initiation Mask; Ibibio people, Nigeria. 9.5 inches tall. Hand rubbed, natural patina with painted lips and interior showing adze marks as well as evidence of prolonged and repeated use in
0043: Ibibo Initiation MaskEst. $900-$1,000Lot Passed
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