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Two Iron Dance Bells, Kongo People, DR Congo, 1920s to

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Two Iron Dance Bells, Kongo People, DR Congo, 1920s to
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  • Title: Two Iron Dance Bells, Kongo People, DR Congo, 1920s to 1930s
  • Size (CM): 9,5x4,5x4,5
  • Additional Information: A set of two iron dance bells made by the Kongo people. Due to their age, the bells have developed a rusty appearance.

    Origin: DR Congo
    Dimensions approx. 9.5 x 4.5 x 4.5 cm
    Dated to the nineteen twenties or thirties.

    This item comes with a signed and stamped certificate confirming its authenticity. All our lots are appraised and checked by Jos Humblet. Mr. Humblet (°1954, Brussels) graduated in 1978 as Master of Art at St. Lukas in Brussels. From 1978 until 1993 he worked at the Royal Museum of Fine Arts in Brussels, where he specialised in formal analysis of works of art. Mr. Humblet started collecting tribal art in 1980 and became a dealer in 1995, specialising in art from Kongo, Nigeria, Cameroon and Chad.

    All items are sold without display stands, except when the base is fixed to the object. Some objects might not remain balanced without a display stand or base.

    This item will be packed with the utmost care and shipped with DHL Express. If you buy multiple items, we will refund any surplus shipping costs. Please contact us after payment to arrange this.

    Reserve: $118.00

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    Two Iron Dance Bells, Kongo People, DR Congo, 1920s to

    Estimate $271 - $283
    Jul 13, 2021
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    Starting Price $110
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    0017: Two Iron Dance Bells, Kongo People, DR Congo, 1920s to

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    Est. $271 - $283Starting Price $110
    African and Oceanic Tribal Art
    Jul 13, 2021 9:00 PM EDT
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  • Title: Two Iron Dance Bells, Kongo People, DR Congo, 1920s to 1930s
  • Size (CM): 9,5x4,5x4,5
  • Additional Information: A set of two iron dance bells made by the Kongo people. Due to their age, the bells have developed a rusty appearance.

    Origin: DR Congo
    Dimensions approx. 9.5 x 4.5 x 4.5 cm
    Dated to the nineteen twenties or thirties.

    This item comes with a signed and stamped certificate confirming its authenticity. All our lots are appraised and checked by Jos Humblet. Mr. Humblet (°1954, Brussels) graduated in 1978 as Master of Art at St. Lukas in Brussels. From 1978 until 1993 he worked at the Royal Museum of Fine Arts in Brussels, where he specialised in formal analysis of works of art. Mr. Humblet started collecting tribal art in 1980 and became a dealer in 1995, specialising in art from Kongo, Nigeria, Cameroon and Chad.

    All items are sold without display stands, except when the base is fixed to the object. Some objects might not remain balanced without a display stand or base.

    This item will be packed with the utmost care and shipped with DHL Express. If you buy multiple items, we will refund any surplus shipping costs. Please contact us after payment to arrange this.

    Reserve: $118.00

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $35.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.
  • Location: This item ships from Belgium

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
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