A painted figure of a West African musician playing a large antelope horn Oliphant. This item was made of cast aluminium using the "lost wax" process, probably in Ghana (possibly Nigeria) during the first half of the 20th Century..
Condition; there is surface degradation of the metal and most of the paint is missing.
12.4cm (4.8 inches) high.
An attractive pair of Yoruba Ibeji twin figures probably carves during the 1920s or 1930s. Condition - there is an age crack to the male figure and half of the base of the female figure is missing. Male figure 7.8 inches (19.8cm) high, Female 7 inches (18cm) high.
A large earthenware Zulu mug with incised decoration probably for drinking traditional beer - umqombothi. Made early to mid 20th Century circa 1920-1960. There is a large chip inside the rim and also a similar sized repaired rim chip.
6.5 inches (16.5cm) High.