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Ceremonial Axe – Copper – Kilonda – Songye – DR Congo

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Ceremonial Axe – Copper – Kilonda – Songye – DR Congo
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  • Title: Ceremonial Axe – Copper – Kilonda – Songye – DR Congo
  • Description: Ceremonial Axe named Kilonda, used by the Songye and the Nsapo peoples who live in Democratic Republic of Congo.
    Metal blade with wooden handle, which is entirely covered with hammered copper. The western Songye are famous for their copper axes decorated with faces.

    Provenance: former private collection from Belgium.

    Mid 20th century – Good condition, used with some signs of wear

    Object:

    Ceremonial Axe

    Indigenous object name:

    Kilonda

    Ethnic group/ culture:

    Songye

    Region/ country:

    DR Congo

    Material:

    Copper

    Period:

    Mid 20th century

    Condition:

    Good condition, used with some signs of wear

    Sold with stand:

    No

    Dimensions:

    43×19×4 cm

    Weight:

    800 g

    Reserve: $130.00

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  • Location: This item ships from the Netherlands

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    Ceremonial Axe – Copper – Kilonda – Songye – DR Congo

    Estimate $150 - $200
    Mar 17, 2020
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    Starting Price $90
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  • Title: Ceremonial Axe – Copper – Kilonda – Songye – DR Congo
  • Description: Ceremonial Axe named Kilonda, used by the Songye and the Nsapo peoples who live in Democratic Republic of Congo.
    Metal blade with wooden handle, which is entirely covered with hammered copper. The western Songye are famous for their copper axes decorated with faces.

    Provenance: former private collection from Belgium.

    Mid 20th century – Good condition, used with some signs of wear

    Object:

    Ceremonial Axe

    Indigenous object name:

    Kilonda

    Ethnic group/ culture:

    Songye

    Region/ country:

    DR Congo

    Material:

    Copper

    Period:

    Mid 20th century

    Condition:

    Good condition, used with some signs of wear

    Sold with stand:

    No

    Dimensions:

    43×19×4 cm

    Weight:

    800 g

    Reserve: $130.00

    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 the Netherlands

    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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