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Fine and good old Asmat Jiwawoka mask Brought to Holland ca 1959ca 25 x 35 cm (ex stand)Stand includedShipping Europe 25 dollarWorldwide shipping 35 dollar The Asmat people are a Melanesian ethnic group inhabiting the Papua Province of Indonesia, along the southwestern...
Fine Old Asmat Mask
VINTAGE TUPILAK VERY GOOD CONDITION 175mm LONG PLEASE CHECK OUT MY OTHER ITEMS I WILL COMBINE POSTAGE TO SAVE MONEY WHEREVER POSSIBLE
RARE OLD TUPILAK
This is a Huge Papago Basket Doll, very well made. She is 18" tall. The bottom basket part is 8" tall and 10" across and has a nice design. She has a nice face and hair. All is tight and in great shape with the exception of one loose finger, shown in the...
Huge and Wonderful Papago Basket Doll- 18" tall
Beautiful Ifugao spoon from Erik Farrow of the San Francisco Tribal group. Stand included. 7 inches tall (not including stand)
Ifugao Spoon ex Erik Farrow
Antique Carved Cream Bovine Bone African LION Figurine Statue *Bidders with a feedback score of less than 5 please contact me before bidding or bids will be removed.* *I reserve the right to refuse requests to end auctions early as it would be unfair to other buyers. Th...
Antique Carved Cream Bovine Bone African LION Figurine Statue
The Marka create their masks with small mouths, raised lips, elongated faces. Eyes are cast down in sign of respect. This mask combines the human face with the antelope horns to help wearer acquire the speed and agility of the antelope. It is worn in ceremonies to enhan...
African Marka Mask Mali
Old Tupilak - RARE ! Comes from a private swiss collection like the items I offered all the years before.3 x 1 inch Very good and solid condition! Please check pictures carefully. They answer a lot of questions already. Other questions allways welcome! Reserve: $199 You...
Awesome Old Tupilak - RARE !
VINTAGE INUIT SPIRIT FISH GOOD CONDITION - FRACTURE TO TAIL 135mm LONG PLEASE CHECK OUT MY OTHER ITEMS I WILL COMBINE POSTAGE TO SAVE MONEY WHEREVER POSSIBLE
RARE OLD INUIT SPIRIT FISH
ANCIENT SOUTHWEST SEEDPOT, near Gila Cliff Dwellings, Southern New MexicoHeight: 2”Mid-Diameter: 3”Weight: 7.2 ozThis intriguing, globular pot was found sometime in the mid 19th century, not far from the Gila Cliff dwellings in southern New Mexico. The form and style of...
ANCIENT SOUTHWEST SEEDPOT, near Gila Cliff Dwellings, Southern New Mexico
LONG BOWL REDWARE, SINAGUA, Clarkdale, Arizona region, circa 1200 ADLength: 7 ½”Width: 5 ¾”Deep: 2 ¼”Weight: 15.9 ozThis beautifully crafted long bowl was found in the mid-1800s east of the current Clarkdale, Arizona area—in fact, not far from what has now been called t...
LONG BOWL REDWARE, SINAGUA, Clarkdale, Arizona region, circa 1200 AD
Good pair unusual Southern African tribal art carved wooden Tswana figures Well carved & decorated items - some wear & tear in places - see images In good condition with some wear & tear - the figures do not stand up very well - they need a base making for t...
GOOD PAIR OLD UNUSUAL SOUTHERN AFRICAN TRIBAL ART TSWANA CARVED WOODEN FIGURES
Most likely East African lot of tools, weapons, hunting items. These are original artifacts. Includes all items pictured. See tape measure for sizes. Values vary from $40 to $400. Long sword w sheath, 2 curved knives, sabres, 2 shorter knives w sheaths, lg hat, a headre...
African sword, knives, sabre, sheaths, hat, headrest, hat 18 pieces
ANCIENT SOUTHWEST DISH, near Gila Cliff Dwellings, Southern New MexicoHeight: 1 ½”Rim-Diameter: 3 ¾”Weight: 7.1 ozThis fired-clay brownware dish was found in the mid 19th century, not far from the Gila Cliff dwellings in southern New Mexico. It’s shape and general style...
ANCIENT SOUTHWEST DISH, near Gila Cliff Dwellings, Southern New Mexico
Title Marka Janus Mask Mali Africa Type of Object Face Mask Country of Origin Mali People Bamana or Marka Materials Wood, metal, cotton thread Approximate Age Mid 20th Century Height (in) 21 Width (in) 16 Depth (in) 9 Other Dimensions Height: 21 InchesWidth: 16 Inches O...
Marka Janus Mask Mali Africa
A rare and very old wooden pipe from The Kuba tribe. Stunning age patina with a anthropomorphic head with original bone mouthpieceCirca: early 20th Century.Origin: D.R. CongoMaterial: Wood,Item Condition: Age appropriate wear. Rich tribal patina, see picturesheigth head...
Genuine Kuba smoking pipe, DR Congo
CONGO african ZULU harp harpe ancien afrique BOA lute afrika africa instrumentCondition is Used. Shipped with USPS Priority Mail. Length: Approx. 18" in.Width: Approx. 9.5" in.Condition ~ UsedDescription: Rare Handmade Instrument used in War Times by the Afric...
CONGO african ZULU harp harpe ancien afrique BOA lute afrika africa instrument
For sale is a very special piece of Native American history, it's a pipe tomahawk and it's kind of a dual symbol. The tomahawk's a sign of war, and the pipe is a sign of peace. And it works as a pipe and as a tomahawk, the Plains Indians and tribes all throughout the U....
Authentic Mid 1800's Sioux Indian Spontoon Pipe Tomahawk Forged Iron Head
Ritual use distance measuring ancestor figure/tool from the south Moluccas islands. Wood. Height: 25 cm. Shipping: This item will be shipped by registered airmail. Shipping fees to the U.S, Canada, Asia, Africa and Australia are Usd 25.00, within Europe Usd 18.00.
DISTANCE MEASURING CEREMONIAL TOOL, SOUTH MOLUCCAS ISLANDS
These headbands rarely survive intact and this one is in a well used condition, double rows of green iridescent wings, with some damage and loss, as expected for it's age and fragility. Cus cus fur pieces are attached to the hanging side pieces. Sometimes worn in front...
PNG - HIGHLANDS - HEADBAND OF IRIDESCENT GREEN BEETLES - RARE.
RARE ANTIQUE NEW ZEALAND MAORI CARVED CEREMONIAL PADDLE FROM MOKOIA WAKA HOE 88.5cm long, 10cm at its widest. Losses at both ends as shown. Carved on one side with the word "Mokoia" which is the name of the island in lake Rotorua, land sacred to the Te Arawa i...
RARE ANTIQUE NEW ZEALAND MAORI CARVED CEREMONIAL PADDLE FROM MOKOIA WAKA HOE
Bought from the SAS Cornette De Saint CYR Auction house. Their description for the mask: Stylistic area of ​​the RamuPapua New GuineaWood. H. 8.5 inches (not including the stand)Anthropomorphic statuette stylized in the style of the Misingi region. Origin :- Collection...
Papua New Guinea Mask
A classic old early 20th cent - Vanuatu, North Ambrym...Pig Killing Club! 2 double headed and bearded ancestors. This one has killed a lot of pigs! It has good age; signs of much handling - old age cracks. In solid and stable condition.....A heavy and deadly piece! Good...
Vanuatu, North Ambrym, Pig Killing Club.....circa 1910 - 30s.
Monumental Sawos Ancestral Figure, Papua New Guinea ? Ex-Allan Stone Collection This larger-than-life ancestral figure is finely carved with stunning presence and aggressive power. Carving was a major art form in Papua New Guinea and was usually closely associated with...
Monumental Sawos Ancestral Figure, Papua New Guinea | Ex-Allan Stone Collection
This is a beautiful and very old late 18th century (1780's/90s)....New Caledonia, Kanak club This one is of the "star fish" or simply star head type - one of the oldest type of Kanak war club. See photo #5 of a c1785 engraving which depicts a Kanak warrior wie...
New Caledonia Kanak, Very Old "Starfish" Club.......(circa 1780s / 90s)
Circa 1880’s NORTHERN PLAINS Native American TACKED Hide KNIFE SHEATH & TRADE KNIFE Auction is for Sheath & Trade Knife only! Remarkable early sheath. Northern Plains Native American Tacked Knife Sheath and Trade Knife. Legitimate wear associated with age and us...
c.1880’s NORTHERN PLAINS Native American TACKED Hide KNIFE SHEATH & TRADE KNIFE
Beautifully carved heavy vintage Easter Island wooden bowl with two bird heads Lovely item with some wear & tear in places - see images In good condition with some wear & tear - surface scuffs & scratches in places - has Rongorongo text symbols around the ed...
SUPERB LARGE VINTAGE EASTER ISLAND CARVED WOODEN OCEANIC DOUBLE BIRD HEADED BOWL
Beautiful and very ornate Silver mounted AND Silver bladed Piha Kaetta, 9 inches over all. The blade is silver, not silver plated with finely chased overlapping silver mounts. Just a very attractive little knife. Some what tarnished over all, the blade with very minor b...
Beautiful Very Ornate Antique Silver Bladed Piha Kaetta Sri Lanka
African Mask - Punu Tribe - Gabon. Condition is Used. This Okuyi mask, which originates from the Punu/Lumbo people, represents an idealized female face. This wooden mask has dimensions of 13" x 8" x 5". The age was estimated at mid 20th century. I am redu...
African Mask Punu Tribe - Gabon
People Ashanti or Asante Title Maasai Beaded Cape Kenya Leather Beaded African Art Materials Hide, shells, glass beads Made In Kenya or Tanzania Traded In Africa Approximate Age Mid 20th century Height (in) 38 Width (in) 48 Depth (in) 20 neck Overall Condition Good. Mos...
Maasai Beaded Cape Kenya Leather Beaded African Art
People Fante Title Maasai Beaded Cape Kenya Leather Beaded African Art Materials Hide, shells, beads Made In Kenya or Tanzania Approximate Age Mid 20th century Height (in) 39 Width (in) 46 Depth (in) 2 Overall Condition Good. Most of our pieces have spent decades on at...
Maasai Beaded Cape Kenya Leather Beaded African Art
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