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By Butterfield & Butterfield

Издание представляет собой уникальный каталог произведений декоративно-прикладного искусства американских индейцев. Здесь представлено все, от амулетов и идолов, одежды, обуви, посуды, до луков со стрелами, томагавков и … даже детских люлек. Отличные фото дадут самое лучшее представление о культуре аборигенов Нового света. Каждая фотография дополнена описанием предметов, указана их цена.

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198 Provenance: Julius Carlebach, 1947, purportedly ex-collection of the Brooklyn Museum, Arthur Rothenberg collection. $1,500-2,000 201. African Carved-Wood Mask, Kuba, the hollow form has pierced slit eyes, stylized facial features with traces of red, black, and white geometric designs, fiber head covering, patina of use, with stand, ht. 11 in. $2,500-3,500 198. ), pierced at the edge for attachments, lg. 15 in. $1,200-1,600 200 202. ) in the upper lip, dark red-brown color, (wood loss), ht. 10 in.

Provenance: Collection of Michael Mitchell, collected in the 1920s by his great-grandfather Ernest Mitchell. $250-350 39 161. Two Inca Carved Stone Canopas, c. , both of polished black stones representing llamas, lg. to 2 1/2 in. $400-600 162. Pre-Columbian Polychrome Fiber Cap, Peru, Huari, c. , a four-corner pile form with four standing figures wearing elaborate headdresses, on a layered red fiber background, ht. 5, dia. 6 in. $800-1,200 164 163. Pre-Columbian False Head Mummy Mask, Peru, Chancay, c.

22 in. $1,500-2,000 246. Two African Carved Wood Bowls, Shona, both with lids and incised geometric decoration, ht. to 9, lg. to 15 1/2 in. $250-350 247. African Pottery Vessel, Lunda, Angola, with spout and handle, with incised geometric decoration and lizard at the top, ht. 10 in. $400-600 248. African Earthenware Pot, possibly the Cameroon highlands, with applied and incised decoration, (clay loss), ht. 16 in. $200-250 249. African Carved Wood, Hide, and Brass Chair, hardwood frame with a hide-covered seat and elaborate brass decoration, ht.

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