All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1940 item #1301781 (stock #M120278)
michael cichon tribal arts
Price and further provenance available
With classic Punu mask features and expression, this rare 'reliquary bundle' type figure has a schematic, open-work body in counterpoint to the more highly-developed head. The figure is 12.50"H, intact and in fine condition with some losses to the white pigment, overall. Early-mid 20th century. From Gabon, equatorial Africa. Provenance: Susan Lerer, California, 1970's.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1300192 (stock #N317211)
michael cichon tribal arts
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With an expressive and somewhat more naturalistic human face, this Bete or Ngere mask shows influence from the neighboring Dan peoples. It is a type less frequently seen and used by the peoples of this region. Inset metal teeth, thick layers of oil-based paints and trade cloth textile attachments indicate an early-mid 20th century date. Measuring 13.5"H x 7.75"W, from the Ivory Coast. In very good condition, with some loss and degradation of the textile ball attachments along the sides...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1930 item #1300054
galerie Cecile Kerner
€ 4500.00
a very old dan mask ex yann ferrandin
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1298306 (stock #GM)
A striking Guro mask from The Ivory Coast collected in South Africa in the 1950'S. It measures 24" in height by 6" in width and represents the spirit of Gu, the wife of Zamble, a supernatural being. Gu is often depicted as elegant, graceful, serene and beautiful. Sacred Guro masks, delicately crafted and colorful are used and honored during sacrifical gatherings, funerals, and celebrations...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1930 item #1297432
galerie Cecile Kerner
€ 1600.00
a small shango staff nive patina ,double axe symbol with nice proportion around the used double face ex egon Guenther coll
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1940 item #1294849
galerie Cecile Kerner
€ 5500.00
wood, lusterless brown patina, camwood powder "khula", massive conical head crest, plug-like projecting ears, the nose with broad alea situated at the tip of the chin, the stylized mouth at the neck, slightly dam., crack (backside), on plate; figures which are used as receptacles or supports for magical preparations are called "biteki"...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1930 item #1294405 (stock #TR4022)
Shab Antiques Inc.
$1,000.00
Age: Early 20th Century. Origin: Mali, West Africa. Description: Four panelled door from Mali, West Africa. Each panel is individually carved and framed by wood and iron nails. Featuring several primitive face masks and native animals of the region. In good condition with slight wear and tear. Dimension: 3′ x 6′
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1980 item #1294388 (stock #TR4023)
Age: 19th Century. Origin: West Africa. Description: This elaborate cane or staff is a hand-carving from elephant bone of an ancestors motif. It is also decorated on with copper wires wrapped around the top and bottom of the motif. Dimension: 3′ long
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1930 item #1294152 (stock # MSKS)
This is a miniature mask made in the shape and style of larger masks kept in the village. They were used extensively in several African tribes. This one comes from the Ivory Coast. Passport masks are used by the Dan people, a group of several hundred thousand people in the western part of the Côte d’Ivoire and into Liberia...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1930 item #1292588 (stock #TR4005)
Age: Early 20th Century. Origin: Mali. Description: This elaborate Warka mask is made from wood, copper and fibers. Warka masks are usually covered with copper sheets and this elongated one was most likely worn during dances by the people of Mali. Dimensions: 24″h x 10″w
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1950 item #1292584 (stock #TR4010)
Shab Antiques Inc.
$1,500.00
Age: Early 20th Century. Origin: Mali, Africa. Description: This majestic Kanaga Mask is the most famous type of Dogan masks. Made from wood and decorated with paint, the face is constructed under two sets of arms, one directed towards the sky and the other towards the earth. In excellent condition. Dimensions: 36″h x 21″w x 6″d
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1980 item #1292581 (stock #TR4011)
Age: 20th Century. Origin: Burkina Faso, Africa. Description: Hand-carved from wood and painted, this elaborate and festive mask was worn by young boys between the ages of 13-16 years old, who are about to enter into adult society. It is customarily worn by boys during a ceremony in which they are initiated into manhood. This mask is in great condition. Dimensions: 42″h x 9.5″w x 6.5″d
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #1291495
Lovely Dogon mask with typical lozenge shaped eyes and arrow shaped nose. Very good weathered patina. H. 33 cm excl. stand, 45 cm incl. stand.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Textiles : Pre 1940 item #1291007
THE VANISHING HEAVENS
$236.00
236.00
Characteristic elegant, narrow jacket worn by Dai women in Yunnan province. Decorated with silk applique on the sleeves and silk embroidery around the lower edge. Dimensions: Sleeve end to Sleeve end -- 51 inches Length of jacket body ------ 15 inches Width across chest -------- 16 1/2 inches
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1289286 (stock #pmpc7)
Modern 2.0
$5,000.00
Offered is a Post-World War II Nimba dance mask from the Baga Tribe located in Northwestern Mali (Guinea) in Africa. The mask which rests on the shoulders of the dancer who is disguised by raffia has large pendulous breasts, a pronounced head and nose and stylized hair. In addition to being worn as a mask at celebrations of births and marriage, the mask has four legs allowing it to stand on its own when not in use...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1950 item #1289169
THE VANISHING HEAVENS
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Gold and Silver Couched Threads, Silk, Cotton, Silk Ribbon Borders and Appliqué on a Cotton Base. Detailed needle work Excellent condition Dimensions: Top to Bottom—42 inches Width across top sleeve to sleeve—50 inches
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1289077 (stock #B19291)
michael cichon tribal arts
$1,550.00
Further provenance on request
At one time in the Bamum kingdom, this type of metal collar ornament decorated with water buffalo heads was worn by the most respected dignitaries who gathered at council meetings. At the turn of the 20th century these distinctive metal rings mainly became the property of women who used them as neck and girdle area ornaments. The example here was most likely used in that manner. It is in very fine condition, and measures 13" in diameter. Early 20th century. Provenance: Mr. and Mrs...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Pre 1930 item #1288557
galerie Cecile Kerner
€ 1100.00
a game board of mankala game ,the stones are generally fruit kernels .the size of that game is rather big ,and it has a deep glossy patina .AT one end an animal head with metal eyes .from a belgium collection acquired in 1972