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
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1168944 (stock #9816)
A finely carved Songye wood rattle.Ancient patina,hard wood. Songye,central Africa/congo region 19th C. 11 3/4 inches H/
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1910 item #1168942 (stock #9775)
A finely carved miniature Songye Kifwebe mask from central Africa/congo region. Deeply carved with irregular holes and original raffia beard.Great color and shape. Songye,central Africa Circa 1900 wood mask is 7 1/2 inches H 4 1/4 inches W.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1168937 (stock #9742)
A large and expressionistic bronze pipe bowl from the Bamum tribe of Cameroon ,west Africa. Cast as an elephant head with 3 human figures hanging off the outside.Thick,resinous,uncleaned patina.Well used. Bamum,west Africa 6 1/2 inches H 5 1/2 inches W. 19th C.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1168935 (stock #9803)
An exceptionally well cast pendant of a turtle from the Baule of west Africa.Jewel like in its execution. Baule,west Africa 19th C. or earlier 2 3/8 inches W.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1168211 (stock #9568)
St.George Gallery
$1,000.00
A very finely carved African female Ibeji figure from the Yoruba of Nigeria.Beautiful deep brown patina with some encrustation. Yoruba,West Africa Circa 1900 11 inches H.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1167993 (stock #9633)
An exceptional Baule Janus wood heddle pulley for a loom.Deep blackish/brown patina. Baule,West Africa Circa 1900 7 7/8 inches H.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1167991 (stock #9595)
St.George Gallery
$1,500.00
An exceptional,animate and rare Ashanti bronze figure of a horseman.The metal is well worn and smooth to the touch.Lovely mellow patina. Ashanti,West Africa 19th c. but most likely much earlier 2 1/2 inches L. 3 1/4 inches H.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1167986 (stock #9625)
A very fine and well worn Baule bronze miniature pendant mask from West Africa.The mask is very well cast with multiple bands of raised scarification.Good patina.Mounted on base Baule,West Africa 19th C. or earlier 2 1/2 inches H. Mounted 4 1/4 inches H.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1167985 (stock #9600)
St.George Gallery
$1,250.00
A very finely cast and ancient Mossi bronze female figure from West Africa.Mounted on a wood base.Deep brown patina.Smooth to the touch.Provenance,Royal Athena Gallery,New York,with sticker on the base and with the original price. Mossi,West Africa 19th C. if not earlier 5 3/4 inches H. Mounted 7 inches H.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1167984 (stock #9649)
A deeply impressive Chokwe mask from central Africa.Worn dark patina,thinly carved and very characteristic of this type of mask.Pierced with holes of different sizes and shape. Chokwe,Africa Circa 1900 9 inches H. 6 inches W.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1167982 (stock #9640)
An antique Yaka slit drum from the Congo region of central Africa.Beautiful butternut patina.Well used with a smooth wood grain. Mounted on a wood base.Excellent condition. Yaka,Africa Circa 1900 15 inches H.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1920 item #1165893
These Edan figures were used as a symbol of membership by the secret Ogboni society of the Yoruba, Nigeria. This particular pair can be found in the book by Hans Witte: 'Earth and the Ancestors, Ogboni Iconography', page 108, picture 1. H. 14,5 cm. Good wear and excellent patina. Ca. 19th/early 20th century.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1161243 (stock #557)
A fine vintage African Dan mask. a beautiful piece of fine form and carving and patina. Provenance From The Late Phillip Kirkeby Collection. Custom display mount overall 15.5 inches the mask is 9 inches in length in excellent condition a fine addition to any collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1920 item #1160883 (stock #T12)
Late 19th/early 20th century. Height 6.5 inches. From the Barton Collection.