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Antique Konda Bronze Leg Band / Anklet

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Antique Konda Bronze Leg Band / Anklet
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Description
A Very large and heavy cast bronze leg band worn by the Konga / Konda ,Mongo and Bakota peoples in the DRC. Congo region. This is an antique example showing wear and patina suggesting ceremonial use. Such anklets were often used as currency and according to literature such anklets, 20 or so could fetich you a a bride at the turn of the century. The Anklet is Very heavy and measures 11 x 5.75 inches. A metal display stand can be included for an additional $50.00. provenance: The Dr Brian Healy estate, New York.
Condition
Good, well used
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Antique Konda Bronze Leg Band / Anklet

Estimate $500 - $800
Mar 12, 2022
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Starting Price $50
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0071: Antique Konda Bronze Leg Band / Anklet

Sold for $100
6 Bids
Est. $500 - $800Starting Price $50
African Ethnographic Arts #68
Mar 12, 2022 12:00 PM EST
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Lot 0071 Details

Description
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A Very large and heavy cast bronze leg band worn by the Konga / Konda ,Mongo and Bakota peoples in the DRC. Congo region. This is an antique example showing wear and patina suggesting ceremonial use. Such anklets were often used as currency and according to literature such anklets, 20 or so could fetich you a a bride at the turn of the century. The Anklet is Very heavy and measures 11 x 5.75 inches. A metal display stand can be included for an additional $50.00. provenance: The Dr Brian Healy estate, New York.
Condition
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Good, well used

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