Antiquities, Artemis Gallery Ancient Art, Pre Columbian
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Metalwork : Pre 1960 item #1297922 (stock #95120)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$495.00
Bactrian inspired, 20th century design. Solid 18 karat gold ring with beveled edges bordering raised square-round bezel. Face features a diamond-shaped design framing a cross shape. An infinity symbol is engraved inside the ring. A modern ring that is inspired by a late 3rd to early 2nd century BCE design. Size: Approximate ring size 6. Very minor surface wear.

Provenance: Ex-private New York, New York collection.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1950 item #1204408 (stock #ALP)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$175.00
Indonesia, 20th Century.

A set of three Javanese Wayang polychrome stick puppets with fine detailing and exquisite color. Set contains a golden puppet of Batara Guru and two two of her enemies. Such puppets are part of the rich Indonesian Wayang tradition, and many are damaged during performance. These pieces are in exceptional condition. All measure approximately 22"H...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1950 item #1204405 (stock #ALP($))
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$349.00
Africa, 20th century.
A carved wooden vessel composed of two pieces, the bottom a tripod vessel, the top a lid with human body figure. The bottom has three human legs with incised toe detail and carved net design around bowl. Top has a a human body coming out of the lid, with arms hanging down and breasts exposed. The large size of the "waist" suggests this may have been a fertility vessel, where offerings were placed in the center. 23"H. Intact with surface wear to wood as shown...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1900 item #1204383 (stock #ALP($))
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$399.00
Africa, Kenya, ca. 20th Century.

A carved wooden stool with sleeping figure on top. Beautiful dark hardwood with incised detail on bed and face of boy. A truly artistic and superb piece! 11-1/2"L x 5"H x 6-1/2"W. Intact and excellent.

Provenance: Ex-Byron Farwell Collection.

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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1950 item #1204378 (stock #ALP($))
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
SOLD $249.00
Africa, 20th century.

An exquisite African carving of a man, standing with arms at his side, black painted hair and lips, and inlaid shells in eyes. Fine lacquered wood. 26-3/4"H. Loss to pedestal and part of foot, else excellent.

Provenance: Ex-Byron Farwell Collection.

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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1950 item #1204368 (stock #alp)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$199.00
Africa, 20th Century.

A pair of wooden pulleys, one of light wood, the other of dark. Light wood has finely carved hair detail, long nose and closed eyes. Two holes for dowels on rectangular receptor arms.
Dark wood figure has incised linear pattern, almost chevron, on chest and sides. Hole from top of head through piece for dowel or rope. Light wood: 8-1/2"H, wear and losses as shown. Dark Wood: 10"H, wear and chips as shown.

Provenance: Ex-Byron Farwell Collection...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1950 item #1204367 (stock #ALP($))
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$150.00
Africa, 20th Century.

A carved wooden pulley with head of a bird on handle. Bird's head is facing down with beak running parallel to body of pulley. Holes on either side of rectangular receptor where dowel would have been attached. 8"H Intact.

Provenance: Ex-Byron Farwell Collection.

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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1980 item #1178325 (stock #ADF)
Artemis Gallery Ancient World Art
$125.00
Argentina, Ca 1950, pyro-engraved Yerba Mate tea cup with silver bombilla "straw." Decorated with engraved scene of home set among floral elements and large exotic flowers. Gourd is 3-1/2" H, bombilla is 8". Bombilla is stamped "800" and "Industrial Argentina." Intact and choice.