• 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

  • Yoruba mask.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.

  • Bamileke mask

    A early 20th century Bamileke mask with great expression. This mask was originally purchased from Christies London in 1974 and then held until recently in a private collection in London. Height – 38 cm. £3700  

  • 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

  • Woman’s hat. Zulu. Southern Africa

    Woman’s hat. Zulu.Southern Africa. Traditional hat from 50′s – 60′s. Cotton decorated with red ochre colouring with bead patch design on the front with metal studs and with leather binding to the rim. Ex private collection Oxford. UK. Comes on metal display stand. Diameter – 45 cm. £750. Click on image for slide show

  • 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.

  • 19th century gold weight. Akan

    Finely cast 19th century gold weight depicting a ceremonial wand. Akan. Ghana. Bronze. L – 6.5 cm. £180. Click on image for slide show.

  • 19TH CENTURY GOLD WEIGHT. AKAN.GHANA

    A finely cast gold weight of two interlocking bundles with rope handles.Cast from one piece.Bronze. 19th century or before. Akan. L – 8.5 cm. £320. Click on image for slide show.

  • 19th century gold weight of a antelope

    A finely cast 18th – 19th century gold weight of a fabled antelope of elongated horns. Ex private collection UK. L – 5 cm. £220. Click on image for slide show.

  • 18th-19th century gold weight of a crab claw

    A rare cast from life 18th-19th century bronze gold weight of a crab claw. Akan. Ghana. L  – 3 cm. £220.Click on image for slide show.

  • 19TH CENTURY GOLD WEIGHT. AKAN. GHANA

    A finely cast gold weight of a ceremonial wand. Twisted handle with face with spiral horns.Bronze cast. 19th century or before. L – 9 cm. £250. Click on image for slide show.

  • Gold weight of a man carrying a chest.Akan

    Finely cast 18th-19th century gold weight of a man with walking stick and carrying a chest on his head.Akan.Ghana.Ex private collection UK. H – 5.5 cm. £450.Click on image for slide show.

  • 18th-19th century gold weight. Akan

    Finely cast gold weight of a cat fish. Akan. Ghana. Bronze cast. Ex private collection UK. 5.5 cm x 4.5 cm. 18th-19th century. £350. Click on image for slide show.

  • ‘OKIFA’ FIGURE – MBOLE

    Fine ‘Okifa’ figure. Mbole people. DRC. Ex Jo De Buck, Brussels and private collection Germany.H – 30 cm. £4500.Click on image for slideshow.

  • PRESTIGE KNIFE – BAULE. IVORY COAST

    Fine prestige knife. Baule culture.Ivory Coast.The knife has a forged iron blade with wooden handle that is  beautifully decorated with old brass tacks. The animal hide sheath has three ‘spondylus’ shells attached,naturally red in colour. Ex private European collection.H – 26 cm.£950. (with display stand)

  • Mask. Luvale/Lwena.Zambia and Angola

    Fine female mask. Luvale/Lwena.Zambia and Angola border region. Carved from a semi hard brown wood,good wear,fine facial markings. Ex private collection UK. H – 22 cm. £1100. Mounted

  • DOOR LOCK – BAMBARA.MALI

    Fine figurative door lock.Encrusted patina with fine decorations. Bambara culture. Mali. Ex private collection UK.H – 27 cm. £850

  • TOPOKE KNIFE. 19TH CENTURY. CONGO

    A fine 19th prestige blade. Topoke culture.Congo. Iron blade with thick metal handle bound in fine strips of copper and white metal.Blade decorated with fine designs. Found in Kempton Market London. H – 40 cm. £780

  • Animal mask. Makua -Tanzania

    Animal mask with great expression.Makua, Tanzania. Light wood with worn surface decorated with red paint, black in parts. H -  20 cm  (mask only) £1400 (on custom made display stand)

  • Chokwe mask.Angola

    Amazingly powerful old Chokwe/Luvale mask. Angola/Zambia border region. A mask with great zoomorphic primal features (monkey/human) and extensive wear with a sticky oily surface patina. Fine shredded strips of rubber and old glass beads. Ex private collection London before 2000.  H -  23 cm   £3800

  • MUSICAL INSTRUMENT – KWERE. TANZANIA

    Finely carved musical instrument.Curved shaft surmounted with a beautifully carved crouching female figure. Encrusted patina. Kwere culture.Tanzania.H – 48 cm (excluding display stand) £1450

  • HEADREST.SOUTH WEST ETHIOPIA

    A finely decorated headrest coming from the Hadiya region of South West Ethiopia.Early 20th century or before. Finely engraved decorations.W – 23 cm. £320

  • Headrest. Boni – Somalia

    A very finely decorated Boni headrest.Somalia.Decorated with fine designs on both supporting arms,bottom and top.As far as form and quality of decorations goes,this is nearly as good as you can find on this type of headrest. H – 19 cm. £650 (click for slide show)

  • 18TH -19TH CENTURY CEREMONIAL HAND CROSS – ETHIOPIA

    Fine ceremonial steel hand cross. 18th-19th century. Ex private collection UK. H – 25 cm. £650 (on display stand)

  • CEREMONIAL KNIFE – KUBA.DRC

    Kuba prestige knife,nice form and balance with copper blade (rarer to find),wooden handle with beautiful patina.H – 38 cm. £320 (on display stand)

  • MASK – MAKONDE

    Early dance mask. Makonde. Tanzania/Mozambique. Wooden mask,originally decorated with red pigments with wax facial markings. Nice worn back. Ex private collection UK. First half 20th century. H – 31 cm. £1400

  • Mask. Makonde. Tanzania/Mozambique

    Makonde mask. Border region Mozambique and Tanzania. Female mask with a large striking lip adornment and decorated with natural pigments of red,black and white.1st half 20th century. H – 27 cm. £1500. Click on image for slide show.

  • BRONZE BELL – BENIN.NIGERIA

    Fine bronze bell.Benin. Late 19th/early 20th century. Cast with rattle inside the bell body.Nice patina.D -  8 cm. £380 (on display stand)

  • BRONZE PENDANT – BURKINA FASO

    Fine rare form of bronze pendant. Burkina Faso. Nice worn patina.Early 20th century. Diameter – 9 cm. Ex private European collection. £450 (on display stand)

  • FINE BRONZE PENDANT – IVORY COAST

    Bronze pendant. Ivory Coast. L – 10 cm. Crescent form depicting a snake catching a frog.Nice worn patina.Early 20th century. Ex European collection. £450 (on display stand)

  • FINE BRONZE CHARM – LOBI

    Fine bronze charm. Lobi. Burkina Faso.Late 19th century. In the form of a snake and worn as a protective charm attached to the lower leg .Ex Swiss private collection.H – 19 cm. £480 (on display stand)