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Auction Closes At: 15:13:01 12/18/2020
Time Remaining: Closed
Lot# & Name: 594. Antique & Ethnographic Combs (10)
Estimate: $300-$500
Current High Bid: $0.00
Auction Closed(Final Price) $0.00

Category: Ethnographic and Tribal Art
Sub Category: Miscellaneous
Culture or Country: Various.
Period: Early to 3/4 of 20th century.
Size: Longest 8-1/4”, smallest 3”W.

Description: Longest is carved of dark colored horn, has fine teeth on one half, wide-spaced teeth on the other, (2 missing). Decorated with incised circular and wave pattern. Indonesian? Next a cattle horn comb with curved handle, terminating in a point or pick end. Probably European. Next a copper/brass double sided comb with openwork body with X designs. With a triangular cattle horn comb, teeth on 3 faces, probably a lice comb. Two similar hardwood carved combs, hand made but unidentifiable. Next an Amazonian bamboo comb with textile and wrapped cotton thread handle. Missing one bees waxed terminal. Also a tourist, wood comb wood burned “Oaxaca” (Mexico) on handle. Finally two late African wood combs, one with an elephand head handle, the other with a lioness.
Provenance: Private NJ collection, ex. collection of Elaine Lustig Cohen, NYC., acquired 1970s.
Shipping Fee:
National: $25.00
International: $92.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Antique & Ethnographic Combs (10)

BIDDER BID QTY Original Bid Time
1. UNSOLD LOT $0.00 1 12/18/2020 4:11:14 PM
2. mor-designs $50.00 1 12/18/2020 10:51:03 AM

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