STORAGE CLEARANCE SALE
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 per cent or more
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
*** May 2020 – This page has just been updated with new findings from the storage ***
Above. Aboriginal pole club. Carved from a hard iron wood with spiral pattern and decorations. Ex private collection UK. H – 97 cm. Was – £850. Now £450! Mounted.
Above. Ethiopian headrest. Jimma. Good form,condition and patina. H - 15 cm.Was – £180. Now £90 !
Above. Female figure. Kaguru tribe. Tanzania. H – 32 cm. Was £650. Now £325!
Above – Ceremonial rattle music instrument.Cast bronze lost wax method. Fastened to the wrist like a bangle.Early 20th century. Nigeria. Was – £340. Now £125!
Above. Woven storage container. Borona tribe. Somalia and Ethiopia. First half 20th century. H - 28 cm.Was £220. Now £110!
Above. Figurative stopper to gourd medicine container. Makonde. Tanzania. Oily surface with protruding ‘handle’. Typical Makonde features. H – 19 cm. Was – £580. Now £290
Above - Very finely decorated wedding staff. Afar.Somalia. H – 80 cm. Was £580. Now £290!
Above - Wooden container. Borana tribe. Somalia. H – 30 cm.Was £350. Now £110
Above. Power figure of a drummer. Worn patina with fetish hole on top of its head. DRC. H – 19 cm.L – 17 cm. Was £480 Now – £150!
Above. Ethiopian headrest,Kaiffa region. 19th century. Carved in two parts with curved support fitting into the stem. H – 19 cm.Was £280. Now £140! (old crack to the base )
Above - Finely carved chieftains necklace. Kaguru – Tanzania. Nicely carved female figure with finely inserted white metal eyes and teeth. Strand of white glass beads attached. H – 12 cm (wooden figure only). Was – £650. Now – £325!
Above - Horn snuff container. Horn body with beaded lid.Kenya. H – 8.5 cm. Was £450. Now £225!
Above - Wooden ceremonial hatchet. Luba. DRC. L – 40 cm .Was £850.Now £390!
Above – 1. Snuff container. Horn and wood with aluminium studs. Kenya. Ex private collection UK. Was - £290. Now £150!
Above – 3.A very fine ‘Agakoko’ presentation tray. Tutsi people, Rwanda. Ex Pierre Loos Brussels. First half 20th century. Diameter – 18.5 cm. Was £480.Now £ 240!
Above – 4. Mask. Makua. Southern Tanzania.Wood with traces of red pigments.Back has good signs of use. H – 20 cm.Was £950. Now £425!
Above . Miniature fetish figure. Kaguru tribe. Tanzania. Wooden figure wrapped and bound in cloth. Animal hair implanted on the top of the head.Encrusted patina. H – 12 cm. £650. Now £325!
Above – A finely carved and early Ivory knife. Luba or related group. DRC. First half 20th century. Ex private collection. UK. H – 19 cm.Was £650. Now £325!
Above – 5. Wooden whistle.Lobi. Burkina Faso. Good form and patina. H – 30 cm. Was £580. Now £280! (with display stand)
Above. Old female fetish figure. Tabwa. DRC. Well worn patina.Powerful stance.Fetish holes in top of head and back.Missing piece to base (as when collected).Field collected 1990′s. H – 24 cm.Was £950.Now £440!
Above. Large Ivory pendant/charm. Dinka culture. Southern Sudan.1st half 20th century. Good patina and rows of circle and dot decorations. L – 34 cm (excluding mount) Was £850. Now £425!
Above – 7. Wooden comb. Ashante. Ghana. Nice form surmounted with a animal.Good condition and patina. H 21 cm .Was £350.Now £150!
Above – 8. Calabash medicine container with carved stopper. Tanzania. H – 23 cm. Was £580.Now £ 280!
Above – 9. Mask. Makonde. Tanzania. Mid. 20th century. H – 23 cm. Was £850.Now £300 (small missing piece to one ear)
Above – 10. Small fertility doll. Female figure holding her breasts. Kwere. Tanzania. Wood with early glass beads.Was £680. Now £340!
Above. Fine Ivory comb. Congo. Early 20th century. Ex Lady Dale collection London. H – 12.5 cm. Was £750.Now £375!
Above – 11.Passport mask.Ivory Coast.Ex private collection Switzerland. H – 19 cm.
Was £950.Now £350! (on custom made stand)
Dance mask probably depicting a European. Makonde. Tanzania. Wood and decorated with natural pigments of white and red. H - 21 cm. £850. Now £400!
Above – 12.Ceremonial hat. Lega. DRC. H – 18 cm. (£850) now £425!
Wicker frame decorated with old buttons and clam shells
Above- 14.Old Ivory Ekipa. Namibia. L – 6 cm. (£350) now £180!
Above – 18. A rare ivory chieftains rattle. Toposa. Southern Sudan. L – 9 cm (£350) now £175 !
Above – 19. A 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 symbol. H – 38 cm (£850) £350 now !
Above – 20. Fine chieftains hat. Kuba culture.Congo.
Ex Baptist missionary collection (see label attached) (£420) now £150! with display stand
Above- 24. Hogon’s (priests) necklace. Dogon. Mali.Iron chain with stone centre piece.Ex Seward Kennedy coll. UK. L – 50 cm. (£250) now £110
Above – 25.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- 26. Chieftans pipe with carved head. Kaguru. Tanzania. L - 18 cm (£580) now £250! (on display stand)
Above – 28. Small finely carved figure of a man holding a sack and fly wisp. Possibly a small fetish figure. Tanzania. Pre 1950′s. H – 10 cm. Was – £640 Now £320!
Above -29. Mwana Hiti (doll) Tanzania. Deep shiny patina. Well used and handled. H – 13.5 cm. Was £550. Now £ 275!