STORAGE CLEARANCE SALE
Afer 22 years the gallery in Notting Hill will be moving to a new premises this coming autumn.
To lighten our load we have decided to free up some storage space in anticipation for the big move.
All these old friends below in some cases where collected as far back as the 1990′s and have been in storage mostly ever since.
All now reduced by 50% to 75%
Click on images to enlarge and if anything grads your eye just get in contact.
firstname.lastname@example.org + 44 7939 166148
Note – these pieces will only remain on the site for a limited period
*** This page has just been updated with new findings from the storage ***
Above.1. Ceremonial hat. Lega. DRC. H – 18 cm. (£900) now £450!
Wicker frame decorated with old buttons and clam shells
Above. 3 Amazing and rare royal bed.19th century. Ethiopia. Personally collected in the 1990′s.
Ex Tekalegn Besepa Addis Ababa (£5500) now £1800! L – 214 cm x 130 cm.H – 75 cm
Above.4.Beaded apron. Toposa. Sudan. Old glass beads on animal skin.
Above 5. Hogon’s (priest) necklace. Dogon. Mali.Ex Seward Kennedy coll. UK. L – 50 cm. (£250) now £110
Above.7.Old Ivory Ekipa. Namibia. L – 6 cm. (£350) now £180!
13. Above.A fine ivory chieftains rattle. Toposa. Southern Sudan. L – 9 cm (£350) now £175 !
16. Above. A unusual large traditional medicine container. One large gourd with smaller gourds attached.Decorated with old glass beads Old metal bell attached.Surmounted with a wooden stopper with a carved bird as protection. H – 38 cm (£850) £425 now !
18.Above. Unusual Ethiopian headrest. Gurage culture. 19th century.Ex private collection UK. H – 16 cm (£250) now £110!
21. Above. Mask. Makonde. Mozambique. Ex private collection UK. Ring above the lips and decorated each side with x’s representing tattoos. H – 25 cm (£850) £410 ! (with display stand)
22.Above. Ceremonial women’s dance shield. BaShi culture. Eastern DRC. Wicker on wooden frame. H – 47 cm (£550) now £260!. (with display stand)
24.Above. Axe/currency. PNG. Stone blade with binding and wooden handle.
Ex private collection UK. (£450) now £120!
25.Above. Fine chieftains hat. Kuba culture.Congo.
Ex Baptist missionary collection (see label attached) (£420) now £190! with display stand
Above.28. Old finely decorated combs.Left to right.
Ashante Ghana. L – 19 cm (£180) now £90!
Ahante Ghana.L 28 cm (£280) now £140!
Tanzanian.. L 20 cm. (£380) now £150!
Above.29. Headrest. Tsonga. Southern Africa.
Ex private collection UK. H – 12 cm. (£850) now £420!
Above.30.Headrest/stool in zoomorphic form.
Southern Sudan. L – 31 cm. (£280) now £110
Above.32. Hogon’s (priests) necklace. Dogon. Mali.Ex Seward Kennedy coll. UK. L – 50 cm. (£250) now £110
Above.34.Rare ceremonial head adornment. Makonde. Mozambique.
Feathers fixed to a wicker frame with a strip of glass beads.D- 75 cm. (£750) now £280! (comes mounted on display board)
Above. 41. Two Ethiopian house posts decorated with natural pigments.First half 20th century.
Left to right -
135 cm (£750) now £375! Mounted
156 cm (£850) now £395! Mounted
Above.42. Large mother and child ceremonial figure. Sukuma. Tanzania.
First half 20th century. Field collected late 1990′s
H – 144 cm. (£4200) now £850!
Above.43. Chieftans pipe with carved head. Kaguru. Tanzania. L - 18 cm (£580) now £250!
Above.46. Fine beaded neck adornment. Pokot. Kenya. Old glass beads with leather strips
Diameter – 36 cm. (£550) now £275! Mounted on display board.
Above.48. Early learning board. Ethiopia. 23 x 37 cm. (£290) now £130!
Above.49. Old West African ivory bangle. Fine crackled surface from age. (£450) now £150 !
Above.54. Rare long blow horn.Uganda. Wood covered with animal skin. Field collected 1990′s.
L – 110 cm (£650) now £180!
Above.55. Dance mask. Bete. Ivory Coast. Field collected 1990′s. Ex private collection Abidjan.
(£1500) now £450!