Tribal Art

Phallus amulets, Burkina Faso. Iron, wood, bronze 6" (15.2 cm), 9" (23 cm) and 7.25" (18.4 cm) high. Mid 20th century These are either amulets of fertility ... read more
price:  On request
Ring of double hooks, possibly West Africa. Hand forged iron, 8" (20.2 cm) high, Early to mid 20th century. This might be an unusual type of currency ... read more
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Yellow melon beads, China or Venice. Wound glass, Late 19th century, 26" (66 cm) long as strung, 29 beads. These beads are found in Irian Jaya and ... read more
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Gong currency, Yoruba people, Nigeria. Hand forged iron, 11" (28 cm) high and 6.75" (17 cm) wide, Early to mid 20th century, Very graceful anthropomorphic gong currency ... read more
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Stone carved Dan/Ivory Coast-Liberia mask. Second half 20t c. Cm 20x12x6,5. Weight 1kg/2pounds ca. Great carving quality. Seems a "runners ... read more
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Fly whisk, Alor Island, Indonesia. Thorn root, horse hair, copper wire, Late 19th to early 20th century, 32" long. Ex. estate collection of Joseph g. Gerena, nyc
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Ceremonial belt cod. 0535. One of the items added on my new website link shells, coins. Yoruba poeple. Nigeria. Early/ mid. 20th. ... read more
price:  SOLD
Khmu ensemble of bamboo boxes: Collection of 7 small bamboo containers from the Khmu (Khamu) ethnic minority in Northern Laos. These people are ... read more
price:  $170.USD
Dayak Mask: Good Kayan Orang Ulu gawai rice festival ceremonial mask, circa 40 years old, from Sarawak. i bought this piece in ... read more
price:  $150.USD
Rare pair of old lidded baskets from the Rawang ethnic group from Northern Burma circa 40 to 50 years old. The small ... read more
price:  $320.USD
Emedot Headdress, Karamojong tribe, Uganda/Kenya. Feathers, felted human hair, clay, wire, aluminum rings, 20th century. 8.5" (21.6 cm) high by 7.5" (19 cm) wide by 6.5" ... read more
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Exceedingly rare and well executed Andean ritual objects known as canopas or illas. Probably 18th / 19th Century. Pure ... read more
Papua New Guinea Cult house engraved wooden panel. Cm 145/56 in ca. Field collected mid 20th century by a Dutch collector in ... read more
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Mandau handle, Kenyah/Kayan people, Borneo, Indonesia. Horn, rattan, wood. Late 19th to early 20th century. 5" (12.7 cm) long
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Iban Pottery Mold: Rare and unusual Iban pottery pattern paddle carved from durable Iron Wood, circa 19th century. The pattern on this ... read more
price:  $150.USD
Akha Hilltribe Woman's Hat, either from Thailand or Burma. Woven Bamboo, rattan, seeds, metal beads, glass beads, shells, cotton. 18 inches ... read more
price:  $350
Vintage African mask, Dan People, Liberia, hand carved wood and pigment, wear, dings and chips, especially to raised areas and the rim, ... read more
price:  $120.00US
Cree tobacco pouch 19th cent. good condition from an English collection.
India~ Digaro Mishmi Sword: Rare Mishmi parang or da from the Digaro subgroup Arunachal Pradesh, India. This piece is contemporary and was acquired ... read more
price:  $300.USD
Timor Carved Buffalo Horn Spoon Classic fine and rare intricately carved heirloom buffalo horn spoon from Timor, Lesser Sunda Islands. This piece dates ... read more
price:  $320.USD
Pre-Columbian Colima reclinatorio vessel, terracotta, Western Mexico, 300ad-300bc, 8" high and 10" tail to spout. In beautiful condition. An abstracted ... read more
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This is a Naga shield by the Konyak subtribe. It's a war dance shiedl. Cm 40x80 cm ca. Datable to the first ... read more
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Necklace, West Sepik, Papua New Guinea. Dog teeth, trade beads, cotton string. 16" (40.5cm) long. Early 20th century
price:  SOLD
Kina Shell Pectoral, Western Highlands, Papua New Guinea. Pearl shell, natural fibers, cowrie shells, natural pigment. 9” high by 8.5” wide, strap is 19.5" long. Early ... read more
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Headdress, Abelam, Papua New Guinea Woven cane, natural pigments 17" (43 cm) high by 17" (43 cm) wide 1930s to 1940s #9526
price:  SOLD
Tapa Cloth Fragment, Western Samoa. 39" (99 cm) high by 54" (137 cm) wide Early 20th century #7368 This portion of a larger tapa cloth was collected ... read more
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Copper currency anklet, Mbole, Southeastern d.r. Congo. Late 19th to early 20th century.Sold separately. #9703 24" (61 cm) in circumference by 4" (10 cm) ... read more
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India, Himalayas: Fine and rare old rattan “tali” basket with a contracted mouth from the Idu Mishmi ethnic group of Arunachal Pradesh, ... read more
price:  $350.USD
South East Asia: Magnificent all rattan hand woven Rawang “san phi” basket, from the remote Putao area, Northern Burma near the Tibetan ... read more
price:  $400.USD
Two African Ashanti Akuaba fertility Dolls.
Small selection of Pre-Columbian artifacts dated to between 200 a.d. and 1,500 a.d. inquire for descriptions. More available.
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Penan Rattan Mat: Rare and unique large Penan rattan mat with human headed snake spirit motif. This piece was sourced from an ... read more
price:  $1200.USD
Old Moroccan Touareg leather bag
price:  £100 + shipping
Taoist shaman’s mask from the Yao (Mien) ethnic group from Vietnam. Circa 60 to 90 years of age. Jess Pourett suggests, in ... read more
price:  Sold
Southeast Asia: Fine and rare large conch shell pendant from Central Thailand Bronze Age, Ban Chiang or Lopburi cultures circa 300-500 ce. ... read more
price:  $600.USD
Stargazer shaman lime container, Huari, Peru. Wood, 1.75" (4.5 cm) high. A.D. 700-1000. This lime container depicts a 'stargazer' shaman holding the tools of his trade. Lime ... read more
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Yua currency shell ring, Maprik area, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea. Tridacna shell. 6.5" (16.5 cm) diameter. Late 19th to early 20th century. From the giant ... read more
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Chief's hat, Pende tribe, d.r. Congo. Fiber, mud, coins, beads, string. 6.5" (16.5 cm) diameter. Early 20th century. These 'seeds' are made of small bundles of fiber ... read more
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Processional priest's hats, Chimu culture, Peru. Silver. 900-1100 a.d. #9869 11.25" (29.2 cm). #9870 11" (28 cm) high. Ex Fifi White, Berkeley, California. These silver ... read more
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Tuareg wooden calabash or bowls. Collected in West Africa along the border between Mali and Mauritania. Size is cm 24h and 44 ... read more
price:  left one is sold
Bailer shell pectoral, Mendi people, Papua New Guinea. Melo amphora shell, sennit. 8.5" (21.6 cm) high. Late 19th/early 20th century Ex Douglas Dawson Gallery
price:  SOLD
Conch shell neck ornaments, Nagaland, Northeastern India. 19th to early 20th century. #2732: 5.5" (14 cm) long sold #2733: 4.75" (12 cm) long Sold separately
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Pre-Columbian Mochi Ceramic Figure. a.d. 100 - 800. Rare, small guardian figure with immense charisma and charm. There is something ... read more
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African Somali headrest. Cm 17 x 17 x 8.5. Good condition and age.
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Antique Native American Northwest Coast Nootka-Makah polychrome twined bottle basket, consisting of a bottle covered with fine weave of cedar bark and ... read more
price:  Sold Thank You
Large stone pictograph, Inca culture, Chucu, Arequipa, Peru, Stone, resin pigments, 38.5" (98 cm) high. Inca Period, ca. 1000-1400 A.D. Painting on one face depicts a river ... read more
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Scale balance beam. Chimu culture, Peru. Wood, inlaid silver. 5-1/8" (13 cm) wide. 850 to 1450 a.d.
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Armor vest or cuirass Tin (Western Dani) or Kabasi (Moni), Baliem Valley, West Papua Orchid fiber (Dendrobiinae), rattan fiber, bird feathers 20" (51 cm) high Early ... read more
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Antique Naga Bone Hair Pins. Some are carved on both sides.
price:  US$85-130 each
19th century Samoan Tapa (bark cloth) Skirt, Polynesia. dimensions: 67.5" x 41". Brant Mackley Gallery is always seeking American Indian and other tribal ... read more
price:  $1,200
Mask, Middle Hills, Nepal. 7" (18 cm) high by 5.5" (14 cm) wide. 18th century or earlier. a powerful piece with a ... read more
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beautiful antique papua new guinea tribal sculpture from an old european collection. wood, shells, pigment and natural resin. h. 29cm
Pre-Columbian Colima figural vessel in the form of a seated male figure; 300bc to 300ad; 10 1/4" high. Burnished reddish ... read more
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19th c. complete Malatya dowry heybe from Sinan, one of the tribal villages now under the Karajaya dam. This particular finely woven ... read more
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Conus shell earrings. Western Gulf area, Papua New Guinea. 2.75", 2.5", 2.25" (7, 6, 5.5 cm) diameter. Early 20th century. Published in Red Eye of the ... read more
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Old Naga Cane Woven Hat, from the state of Nagaland in ne India, probably Konyak, with lots of decorations, including boar tusk, ... read more
price:  $325 plus ship
Fully imbricated lidded basket. Native American, Columbia River. Reeds, cedar bark. 9" wide by 3" high (23 by 7.5 cm). Last quarter 19th century.
price:  On request
North African? Leather bag size:75x25-cm Ask about this Email for more info and pics
Iron Bracelet. Senufo, Ivory Coast, West Africa. 10" (25 cm) in diameter. Early-mid-20th century. ex Maine Durieu, Paris.
price:  SOLD
Hornbill heddle pulley. Senufo, Ivory Coast. 6-1/2" by 3" (16.5 by 7.5 cm). Mid 20th century.
price:  On request
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