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(3) GROUP: AFRICAN DECORATIVE/ CEREMONIAL ITEMS

Lot 0538 Details

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(lot of 3) Group of African decorative items, including: (1) iron ceremonial staff, possibly Yoruba People, Nigeria, Republic of Benin, Togo, depicting figural ritual, approx 40.5"l, (1) figural carved walking stick, approx 41"l, (1) decorative fork, with carved totem figures, approx 36.5"l **Provenance: From the estate of Ali A. Abssi (1934-2020) and Florence Hall Abssi (1919-2014), founders of the Ishtar Gate Gallery in the prestigious Houston Galleria. They were world travelers and dealers of eclectic art, jewelry, antiquities, and gems. Their friends, acquaintances, and customers included people from all continents, including sheiks, prime ministers, royals, business leaders, politicians, and oil magnates. Florence was also a published author.** Start Price: $40.00
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(3) GROUP: AFRICAN DECORATIVE/ CEREMONIAL ITEMS

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Lot 0538 Details

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(lot of 3) Group of African decorative items, including: (1) iron ceremonial staff, possibly Yoruba People, Nigeria, Republic of Benin, Togo, depicting figural ritual, approx 40.5"l, (1) figural carved walking stick, approx 41"l, (1) decorative fork, with carved totem figures, approx 36.5"l **Provenance: From the estate of Ali A. Abssi (1934-2020) and Florence Hall Abssi (1919-2014), founders of the Ishtar Gate Gallery in the prestigious Houston Galleria. They were world travelers and dealers of eclectic art, jewelry, antiquities, and gems. Their friends, acquaintances, and customers included people from all continents, including sheiks, prime ministers, royals, business leaders, politicians, and oil magnates. Florence was also a published author.** Start Price: $40.00
Condition
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Detailed condition reports are not included in this catalog. For additional information, including condition reports, please contact us at info@austinauction.com All lots are sold as is and where is. No statement regarding age, condition, kind, value, or quality of a lot, whether made orally at the auction or at any other time, or in writing in this catalog or elsewhere, shall be construed to be an express or implied warranty, representation, or assumption of liability. All sales are final, Austin Auction Gallery does not give refunds based on condition. Austin Auction Gallery does not perform any shipping or packing services. We do have a list of suggested shippers who gladly provide quotes prior to your bidding. Please visit our webpage for a list of recommended shippers.

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