• Yoruba Gelede mask.Nigeria

    A fine early Yoruba Gelede 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 the slid show.

  • Bamileke mask. Cameroon.

    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. £3400  

  • Fine prestige blade. LIA. 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

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

  • 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 strands 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 cross section of bamboo and decorated with old glass beads of white and blue. L – 9.5 cm. £480. (on custom made stand)

  • MASK.GURO. IVORY COAST

    Fine Guro mask. Ivory Coast. Female face surmounted with two standing figures,male and female.H –  41 cm (excluding display stand) Ex private collection Turin, Italy.£3200

  • 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.

  • Gold weight. Akan. 19th century

    Gold weight of a hunter being attacked by a leopard. Akan. Ghana. H –  5 cm. Ex private collection UK. £380

  • 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.

  • MOTHER AND CHILD GOLD WEIGHT

    18th – 19th century gold weight. Akan. Ghana. Mother carrying a pot on her head with baby on her back. Missing parts to counter the weight. H  – 6.5 cm. £320. 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.

  • 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. Ex private European collection.H – 26 cm.£950. (with display stand) Click on image for slide show.

  • 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.Click on image for slide show.

  • DOOR LOCK – BAMBARA.MALI

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

  • Dan mask.IVORY COAST

    Fine Dan mask.Ivory Coast. Beautiful smooth refined features.Ex private collection Netherlands. H – 21 cm. £ 2600. Click on image for slide show.

  • Head crest mask. Yoruba

    Early head crest. Yoruba. ‘Egungun’ masks are the spiritual embodiment of the Yoruba ancestors.Placed on top of the head, with fine features,fine coiffure, rounded face decorated with natural pigments with typical Yoruba facial markings.Early 20th century Ex private collection. UK.  H – 27 cm W – 25 cm. £1650. Click on image for slide show

  • 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

  • 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. 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)

  • Fine miniature bronze figure. Lobi

    A fine miniature standing bronze figure.Lobi culture, Burkina Faso.early 20th century.Ex-private collection UK .H – 70 mm. £580.Click on image for slide show.

  • 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)

  • Iron currency.19th century. Nigeria

    A  fine 19th-century Iron currency ‘Manilla’ in spiral coiled form. Igbo people. Nigeria. Ex private collection UK. L –  29 cm . £950. Custom mounted. Click on image for slide show.

  • Pair of fine copper cuffs. Igbo – Nigeria

    A pair of fine quality copper cuffs. Igbo, Nigeria. 1st half 20th century 1930’s.Ex-private collection UK.H –  25 cm.£1200 pair

  • 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)

  • Brass amulet.IVORY COAST

    A finely cast brass amulet. Senufo. Ivory Coast. First half 20th century. Ex-private collection Netherlands. H- 4 cm. Custom mounted. £450

  • 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.

  • Amulet. Senufo

    A finely cast early amulet/pendant. Senufo. Ivory Coast. Male and female figures joined together.19th to early 20th century. H – 50 mm. £450

  • Fine bronze pendant. Ivory Coast

    A finely cast bronze pendant, Baule. Ivory Coast .Ex Seward Kennedy collection London. 7 cm x 4.5 cm. £580 Mounted.Click on image for slide show