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  • Headrest. Zulu. Southern Africa

    A fine quality and rarer form of  a Zulu headrest. Good condition with lovely patina.Ex private collection Terry Pethica. UK. L -  49 cm  £1850. Click on image for slide show.

  • Mask. Ziba. Tanzania

    A fine Ziba mask.Western Tanzania.Ex private collection UK. Field collected in Tanzania in the 1990′s. H – 35 cm. £2800. Click on image for slide show

  • 19th century hide shield. Ethiopia

    Hippopotamus hide shield. Oromo. Ethiopia. 19th century. Beautiful finely decorated shield in good condition.Handle at the rear. Ex private family collection Addis Ababa. Diameter 80 cm. £1500

  • Fine pair of ceremonial pot. Zande. Sudan/DRC

    A rare & fine pair of ceremonial pots. Zande. Southern Sudan/DRC. Male & female made from the same hand. Field collected 1990′s & ex private coll. UK. Shavings have been removed from the ears & neck of the female,possibly then used in healing rituals. 1st half 20th cent. H – 44 cm. 46 cm. £3800…

  • Meat platter.Zulu

    A beautifully decorated Zulu meat platter.Southern Africa. H – 46 cm. £890.Custom mounted. Click on image for slid show.

  • Headrest. Dinka.Southern Sudan

    Headrest in curved form with multiple supporting legs.Woven leather strap attached.Good condition,nice used patina with no restorations. L – 40 cm. £900. Click on image for slide show.

  • Luba Kifwebe mask. DRC

    Fine early Luba/Songwe Kifwebe mask.DRC. Good old Kifwebe mask,1930′s (test certificate) Ex collection Penn Kent. London. Pen Kent was the ex governor of the Bank of England late 80′s to 90′s who collected most of his pieces via London auctions and dealers in the 80′- 90′s. H- 42 cm.  £5800.Click on image for slide show.

  • Reclining child’s chair. Ivory Coast

    A fine early small reclining chair. Ivory Coast. Lovely worn patina.Early 20th century. Ex Seward Kennedy collection UK. H – 34 cm L – 40 cm. £490

  • Ancestral figure. Igbo. Nigeria

    A fine and early ancestral shine figure. Igbo culture. Nigeria. Ex private collection Turin,Italy. First half 20th century. Wood with natural pigment.H – 95 cm . Price on request. Click on image for slide show.

  • Female figure. Senufo. Ivory Coast

    A fine  old Senufo female figure.Ivory Coast.The seated figure with upright posture slightly leaning forward with her arms resting on her thighs. Eroded surface around the head and neck where it has been exposed to weathering over time.Ex Adam Prout UK . H – 62 cm (including base) £4500.

  • Female figure. Hemba. DRC

    Female figure. Hemba. DRC. Ex Pen Kent collection.London. Pen Kent was the ex governor of the Bank of England in the late 80′s early 90′s.He had a keen interest in African Tribal Art and collected most of his pieces via auctions in London up till late 1990′s.H – 37 cm  £3200

  • Mother and child.Tanzania

    Mother and child. Kwere culture. Tanzania. Small figure with mother standing upright,pointed breasts with baby on her back. Dark wood with encrusted patina. H – 22 cm (excluding base) £1200. Click on image for slide show.

  • Fine Akuaba doll. Ashante. Ghana

    A fine rare type of Akuaba doll. Ashante. Ghana.Larger in size to the normal Akuaba doll,with extended neck with multiple rings or ridges. Beautifully carved features.Ex Adam Prout. UK. H- 44 cm. Custom mounted.£2800. Click on image for slide show.

  • Snuff containers. Namibia

    Left to right.(bone snuff) L – 16 cm  £270 (white metal snuff) L – 21 cm. £380

  • Snuff container. Tanzania

    Snuff container.First half 20th century.Carved in two pieces and attached with a leather strip.Wagogo culture.Tanzania. L – 11 cm.£390

  • Horn snuff container

    A rare type of horn snuff container.Southern or East Africa. Carved in three sections,the top fixes by screwing tight into the body section.The base as joined seperatly to the body. Ex Kempton market. London. 2019. L – 12.5 cm. £450. Click on image for slide show.

  • Finely beaded baskets. Tutsi. Rwanda

    Two beautifully decorated beaded baskets. Tutsi . Rwanda. 1930′s. Woven grass frame covered with early glass beads. Left to right. H -13.5 cm H 10 cm £450. £340

  • Doll. Tanzania

    Doll. Gourd body with beads,wood and rope. Kept and carried by young girls, Fipa culture. Western Tanzania. H  – 21 cm. £580

  • Stool. Lobi. Burkina Faso

    A nicely balanced small Lobi stool with curved seat with three supporting legs. Dark shiny used patina. L – 43 cm. £750

  • Female figure. Kulango. Ivory Coast

    Standing wooden female figure with dark, glossy surface,flat coiffure with a high central crest. Wonderfully executed abstract features of breasts with arms carved in reverse. Beaded girdle at hips consisting of cowrie shells and old glass beads .Ex private collection France. H – 41 cm (excluding base) £4200 . Click on image for slide show.

  • Ancestral shrine figure.Yoruba.Nigeria

    A very unusual and early figure with a deep oily patina thought to have once been placed in a shrine. Finely carved in a light wood,the figure sweats in warmer temperature. Yoruba. Nigeria. Ex private collection, London. H – 54.5 cm   price on request CBDFEOO

  • Female figure. Kaguru. Tanzania

    Maternity figure. Kaguru culture. Tanzania. The female figure with both hands resting on her stomach. Dense wood with worn patina,shiny in parts where handled. Glass beaded eyes. H – 34 cm (excluding base)  £1800

  • Mask. Punu. Gabon

    A fine and beautifully executed Punu mask. Gabon, Ngounié River region. The mask been in the hands of a private collection in Northern Italy since the late 1970′s. Wood, pigment, kaolin. H – 35 cm    .Price on request -  ABI500  – SOLD-

  • Mask. Ngoni culture. Malawi/Tanzania

    A fine Ngoni mask field collected close to the shores of Lake Malawi. Wood decorated with red,white and black pigments. Well worn surface with striking expression. H -30 cm £1800

  • Chokwe mask.Angola

    Old Chokwe/Luvale mask. Angola/Zambia border region. A mask with deep expression and extensive wear with a sticky oily surface patina. Fine shredded strips of rubber and old glass beads. Ex private collection London.  H -  23 cm (excluding display stand)  £2400

  • Yoruba.Nigeria

    A fine early Yoruba mask. Female head surmounted with a pot?. Carved in two pieces,the pot is removable. Coming from a private collection in Italy,was purchased from Arcade Gallery,London 1970′s.  H -  £3200. Click on image for slid show.

  • Fine bronze cuff. Gurunsi. Burkina Faso

    A beautifully cast bronze cuff coming from the Gurunsi culture in Burkina Faso. 1st half 20th century, Ex-private collection UK. H -  29.5 cm £1400

  • Fine prestige blade.DRC

    A beautifully formed iron blade with fine decorations. Lia culture. DRC. Early 20th century. Ex private collection Belgium. H – 55 cm (excluding base) £950

  • Ceremonial hat.Cameroon

    Striking ceremonial hat made from porcupine quills and feathers.Fixed to a woven cap. Bameleke. Cameroon. £950 on display stand

  • Bronze amulet. Senufo or Tousian. Ivory Coast

    Fine early to mid 20th century bronze amulet. Senufo or Tousian. Ivory Coast/Burkina Faso.Ex private coll. Switzerland. L -  10 cm. £580.

  • BEADED PIPE – ZULU

    Beautiful beaded pipe.Zulu.Southern Africa.Wooden body decorated with fine early glass beads.Ex private collection South Africa. L – 12.5 cm. £480 (on display stand)

  • SNUFF CONTAINER – ZULU

    Tiny calabash snuff container with stands of early glass beads of red,white and black.Zulu.Southern Africa. H -  18 cm (as hanging on display stand) £480

  • SNUFF CONTAINER – ZULU

    Fine Zulu snuff container made from a small section of bamboo and decorated with old glass beads of white and blue. L – 9.5 cm. £480. (on custom made stand)

  • MASK.GURU – IVORY COAST

    Fine Guru mask. Ivory Coast. Female face surmounted with two standing figures,male and female.H -  41 cm (excluding display stand) Ex private collection Turin, Italy.Price on request.  5BIOO

  • Fine Yoruba mask

    A fine Yoruba mask.Nigeria. The mask with deep scarification’s, large nose and protruding eyes.All over wonderful expression . Decorated with early red pigments.Well used mask, first half 20th century.H – 24 cm. BCGCDOO. £2600.Click on image for slide show.

  • 19th century Gold Weight. Akan.Ghana

    Gold weight of a miniature stool. 19th century. Akan. Ghana. Bronze cast. Ex private collection UK.  H – 2.5 cm. £220. Click on image for slide show.

  • 19th century gold weight.Man with a gun.Akan

    A very finely cast gold weight of a man with a gun slung over his shoulder balancing a bundle on his head. 18th-19th century. Ex private collection UK. H – 6 cm. £450. Click on image for slide show.

  • 19TH CENTURY GOLD WEIGHT. AKAN. GHANA

    A finely cast rare 19th century or before Akan gold weight of a cast from life beetle bug. Ghana.  Bronze . L – 4.5 cm .£450. Click on image for slide show.