All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1910 item #1199566
A FINE CAMEROON AFRICAN CARVED WOOD TRIBAL ART DANCE MASK. Probably Bafute. Carved with elongated drooping bulbous cheek bones, protruding eyes, open mouth and carved teeth with white kaolin. The flattened back of head with carved concentric rings. Displayed Height 12 inches (30.5 cm) Wear to mask-no repairs or condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1910 item #1199561
SENUFO AFRICAN CARVED WOOD TRIBAL ART HELMET HEADDRESS. With curved continuous horns above a standing bird figure flanked by male and female forms, the lower rim pierced for raffia. Height 10.5 inches (26.5 cm).Shows wear-complete-no repairs
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1199128 (stock #HP/AF489)
Himalaya Primitive
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Super Fine Baoule figure , from 19 to early 20 th the right arm is lacking , the left one is broken, feet are also wounded. H 39 cm Ex French Collection (JN) collected in situ around 1950 by JN
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1199117 (stock #HP/AF488)
Himalaya Primitive
€800.00
Old Dogon figure , H 34cm good condition
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Weapons : Pre 1910 item #1196516
a fine songye axe ,very thick blade of simple shape well balanced .This rank ceremonial axe has a thick blade of massively forged iron .it is formed of three branches a semicircle blade,a square section at the base. . a thick copper sheet totally wraps the wooden handle ..This axe brings together all of the techniques used by blacksmiths Nsapo, twisted iron, the characteristic small head and large solid forged...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Pre 1910 item #1196515
galerie Cecile Kerner
€ 1200.00
a rare congo woden bell, brought back before 1914 by charles smets who went to congo from 1909 to 1914,with the mission of the natural history museum of New york .by descent to his grandson .a part of his collection was sold in sotheby's paris ,in june 2012...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Pre 1910 item #1196513
galerie Cecile Kerner
€ 1200.00
a rare congo woden bell, brought back before 1914 by charles smets who went to congo from 1909 to 1914,with mission of the natural history museum of New york .by descent to his grandson .a part of his collection was sold in sotheby's paris ,in june 2012. .These bells were hanging on the dogs neck for the hunting .
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1920 item #1195118 (stock #203)
Old Songye mask ca. 1900/20 with all the wear and tear you expect to find on a used and hand made dance mask. Well made with good symmetry. Appr. 16" or 40 cm. More pictures on request.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1920 item #1194614 (stock #050-DSCF0061)
Early 20th century. This has been in my family's possession for about 60 years, and is in the same condition as found: loss of the pulley wheel, and the beak and rear of the bird head, with a split to the body. Metal pins used to secure base. 5 1/2" x 1 3/4" on 5/8" thick stand. 3 1/2 oz.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1194611 (stock #039-DSCF0450)
Late 19th- early 20th century. This figure has been in my family's possession for about 60 years, and is in the same condition as found: good, old surface with appropriate wear to the high-points, and a short stable split at an ear. 7 1/4" x 1 1/4" 3 oz.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1194609 (stock #026-DSCF1235)
Early 20th century. A well-carved female sits above a stylized pendant crocodile. The original hand-forged iron nails are present, being used to secure the display stand. The condition is very fine, with appropriate wear to the sliding wooden bolt. The key, as usual, is missing. 15 1/2" h x 10 1/2" w. (21" h with stand). 2 1/2 lb. with stand.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1920 item #1194605 (stock #009-DSCF1170)
Late 19th-early 20th century. Impressive workmanship and a great old patina. 15 1/2" x 6" , 6 1/2 " across fins. 4 lbs. 10 oz
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1194604 (stock #001-DSCF0673)
Wood with brass tacks for eyes. Nice old surface with some wear. Repair at base, which is an old replacement, the original being lost, probably to insect damage. 10" x 4" 7 oz.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1920 item #1191962
DAY FINE ARTS
$300.00
Old Ethiopian scroll painted and written on animal skin. Approx 200 x 9.5cm, in 2 part leather container. Evidence of damage on right side throughout. Undeciphered. Date estimated to be early 20th century or earlier.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1184512
Rare antique Fang tribal helmet mask-tropical wood-ca 1900-has four masks carved in bas relief facing in different directions-each with slight differences-wear to surface-minor losses at bottom edge-authentic-used in dance rituals-14 inches high-10 inch diameter-piece is stable-untouched
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1837 VR item #1182143 (stock #Af134)
Strand of Tuareg seed pod prayer beads from the region of Timbuktu, Mali. A talisman is added on with handmade cord and decorated with elephant hairs (from tail) and a single cowrie shell. The original cord was broken long ago and a few seed pods are missing. The original cord has been left in place and I have added a second strand to keep the strand together.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Pre 1920 item #1173314 (stock #1768)
This is a Moroccan SAFI Polychrome Lidded Pottery BOWL from the 1920's. It measures about 4 1/2" X 4 1/2" X 7 1/2" ( 11.5 cm X 11.5 cm X 19.1 cm ).
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1170572
galerie Cecile Kerner
€ 17000.00
a 19th century lulua power figure with typical style as described in m.l.felix "110 people of zaire :large head with pointed coiffure,scarified neck showing adam's apple,prominent ombilicus,short legs and separated feet.many scarifications on body and head,17,5cm deep glossy patina from an old colonial collection collected in situ before 1930 by the parents of lady with a document signed by her