ASTA 285 - ARTE AFRICANA E OCEANIA DA DUE IMPORTANTI COLLEZIONI PRIVATE EUROPEE (ONLINE)

Lot N: 0108

Arte africana

A large tent peg, Tuareg Sahara region

96 cm

round section, finely worked hard wood.

Sold at

Euro 70,00

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Lot N: 0109

Arte africana

Three horn spoons North Africa

30 cm

Lot of three animal horn spoons of different shapes and sizes.

Starting Price

Euro 50,00

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Lot N: 0110

Arte africana

A model of a rifle, Colonial South Africa (?)

40 cm

giocattolo in legno a patina naturale. Base in legno.

Starting Price

Euro 50,00

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Lot N: 0111

Arte africana

Suu / so forged iron coin, Mambila, Mfunte Nigeria-Cameroon

25 x 65.5 cm

A forged iron with a lanceolate shape. According to some classifications this type of artefact is called "coin-hoe" because it is vaguely similar to this tool. NOTE – see Adolfo Bartolomucci, African currency, Mi, pag 34.

Sold at

Euro 160,00

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Lot N: 0112

Arte africana

Quiver with arrows, Masai Kenya

68 cm

Cylindrical container made from a dried gourd with wooden arrows.

Starting Price

Euro 150,00

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Lot N: 0113

Arte africana

A sword amulet Nigeria

53 cm

A talismanic artifact in the form of a dagger made with a series of bronze coins.

Sold at

Euro 120,00

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Lot N: 0114

Arte africana

Ritual pipe, Chokwe (?) R.D. Congo

35 x 18 cm

Smoking tool made of wood covered in leather with bone carved face-shaped inserts and copper harnesses.

Starting Price

Euro 100,00

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Lot N: 0115

Arte africana

Ceremonial collar, Bamum Cameroon

49 cm

Unusual ornament used as currency, consisting in a large metal circle on which several bronze cast buffalo heads are applied.

Starting Price

Euro 300,00

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Lot N: 0116

Arte africana

A large opa osanyin sculpture, Yoruba Nigeria-Cameroon

190 cm

A large forged iron sculpture depicting flock of birds gathered around a great ibis placed on the central pole. These scenic artifacts are used in southern Nigeria to worship the spirit of medicine NOTE – see: Adolfo Bartolomucci, African currency, Mi, pag 34.

Sold at

Euro 220,00

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Lot N: 0117

Arte africana

Bracelet / coin, Dogon (?) Nigeria

11 x 7.5 cm

toroidal section copper alloy anklet.

Sold at

Euro 80,00

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Lot N: 0118

Arte africana

Forged iron currency, Mumuye, Chamba Nigeria

66 cm

forged iron bar in the shape of a bundle of snakes that depart, like the branches of a shrub, from a central trunk NOTE - see Adolfo Bartolomucci, African currency, Mi, p. 44.

Starting Price

Euro 150,00

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Lot N: 0119

Arte africana

A ritual iron, Dogon Mali

52 cm

skewer with circular section in forged iron with Nommo figure placed on the top NOTE - see Adolfo Bartolomucci, African currency, Mi, page 66

Sold at

Euro 170,00

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Lot N: 0120

Arte africana

Forged iron currency, Kirdi Nigeria – Cameroon

23 x 59 cm

ax-shaped forged iron bar with tips arranged radially NOTE - see Adolfo Bartolomucci, African currency, Mi, page 6

Sold at

Euro 170,00

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Lot N: 0121

Arte africana

A forged iron coin, Mbole R.D.Congo

172 cm

A forged iron rod with rhomboidal lanceolate tip enriched with a sort of perimetric "eyelashes"

Starting Price

Euro 500,00

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Lot N: 0128

Arte Sud-Est Asiatico

Small stool, Naga Myanmar

32 x 13 x 19 cm

made with deer antlers fixed with entwined vegetable fiber.

Sold at

Euro 140,00

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Lot N: 0129

Arte tribale

Wristband, Kayapo Brazil

28 cm

colored vegetable fiber

Starting Price

Euro 50,00

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Lot N: 0130

Arte tribale

Headdress with bird feathers, Kayapò Brazil

16 x 67 cm

crown-shaped headdress composed of multicolored feathers on a woven straw structure.

Starting Price

Euro 350,00

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One session 24/03/20

15:00

Exposition

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