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Superb LUBA Shankadi Axe figure statue Congo African Tribal Art 1405

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Superb LUBA Shankadi Axe figure statue Congo African Tribal Art 1405
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ONGO DRC
ELEGANT LUBA SHANKADI CEREMONIAL AXE
Pretty cascade hairstyle
Axes and adzes are objects of power
The Luba are a great people in eastern DRC.
Their caryatid seats, their cup holders, chiefs' sticks, arrow holders, adzes and ancestral statues are very famous and among the most valued objects in African Art.
Characteristics:
TYPE OF OBJECT: Axe
ETHNICAL GROUP: Luba
ORIGINE: Congo Drc
MATERIAL: Wood. Iron
DIMENSIONS: 16 1/4 inches high
48 3/4" with the stand display
CONDITION: Medium
Please have a look on the pictures.
The base is included

BIBLIOGRAPHIE - BIBLIOGRAPHY :
"Le kaolin sacré et les porteuses de coupe Luba, par Pierre Petit du CNRS, pages 97 -110
- LUBA, aux sources du Zaïre, François NEYT, Editions du Musée Dapper, 1993
- LUBA, Visions d'Afrique, Editions 5 Continents, Mary Nooter Roberts et Allen F. Roberts, 2006
- MEMORY, Luba Art and the Making of History, Mary Nooter Roberts, 1996

Reserve: $1,800.00

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    Superb LUBA Shankadi Axe figure statue Congo African Tribal Art 1405

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    0151: Superb LUBA Shankadi Axe figure statue Congo African Tribal Art 1405

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    Est. $2,000 - $2,500Starting Price $1,400
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    Lot 0151 Details

    Description
    ...
    ONGO DRC
    ELEGANT LUBA SHANKADI CEREMONIAL AXE
    Pretty cascade hairstyle
    Axes and adzes are objects of power
    The Luba are a great people in eastern DRC.
    Their caryatid seats, their cup holders, chiefs' sticks, arrow holders, adzes and ancestral statues are very famous and among the most valued objects in African Art.
    Characteristics:
    TYPE OF OBJECT: Axe
    ETHNICAL GROUP: Luba
    ORIGINE: Congo Drc
    MATERIAL: Wood. Iron
    DIMENSIONS: 16 1/4 inches high
    48 3/4" with the stand display
    CONDITION: Medium
    Please have a look on the pictures.
    The base is included

    BIBLIOGRAPHIE - BIBLIOGRAPHY :
    "Le kaolin sacré et les porteuses de coupe Luba, par Pierre Petit du CNRS, pages 97 -110
    - LUBA, aux sources du Zaïre, François NEYT, Editions du Musée Dapper, 1993
    - LUBA, Visions d'Afrique, Editions 5 Continents, Mary Nooter Roberts et Allen F. Roberts, 2006
    - MEMORY, Luba Art and the Making of History, Mary Nooter Roberts, 1996

    Reserve: $1,800.00

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $35.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination. International shipping may be subject to VAT.
  • 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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