• Beaded bag

    A attractive beaded bag. Toposa. Sudan. Fine rows of glass beads and cowrie shells sown onto a leather backing. Comes mounted on a display board.£550

  • Beaded apron

    A fine early beaded apron. Toposa tribe, South Sudan.Early glass beads in bands of black,orange,red and yellow sown onto a piece of animal hide. Custom mounted.Price – £550

  • Beaded neck adornment and matching apron

    A very finely beaded girls neck adornment/collar with matching apron. Pokot tribe of northern Kenya.The apron is finely beaded back and front.It has two strands of beads that would have looped over the shoulders to give it support. Given as a bridal gift as a symbol of wealth. Mid 20th cent.Price  - £850

  • Old Sukuma mask

    A very early ceremonial dance mask – Sukuma,Tanzania.Carved from a hard brown wood.The mask has powerful primitive qualities with extensive use. Early 20th century.H – 33 cm. £1850

  • House post.19th century Ethiopia

    A fine, rare in form, wooden house post. Gurage  – Ethiopia. 19th century, with phallic symbols at the top. Used as a decorative house post positioned in the entrance inside a traditional Gurage dwelling. Height 1.8 meters.19th century. With custom made a mount. £1100

  • Three forked ‘Oule Sheikh Hussein’ pilgrimage staffs

    Group of three ‘Oule Sheikh Hussein’ pilgrimage staffs.With typical forked form, these staffs were carried during a pilgrimage in the Ethiopian highlands, the forked staff was symbolic to show the carried was on this sacred rite and when needed should be offered hospitality.750 pounds set of three as mounted. – £750

  • igbo Door

    A fine portal door with attractive circular designs. Igbo,Nigeria.Important doors like this were placed at the entrance to meeting compounds belonging to families of higher rank amongst the Igbo culture. Carved in a heavy red wood ‘oji or iroko’.Early 20th century. Ex private collection UK.  46 x 98 cm.  CBGBHOO. £3800