African art from late 19th century south-east Africa

19 January - 5 February 2005

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1a.
Sotho (late 19th century)
Horn snuff container

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1b.
Sotho (late 19th century)
Horn snuff container

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2.
South Nguni (late 19th century)
Ox-and-rider pipe

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3.
South Nguni (late 19th century)
Neckpiece


sold


4.
South-east African (late 19th century)
Kaross with beaded roundels


sold


5.
Nguni (2nd half 19th century)
Beaded leather bag


6a.
Nguni (late 19th century)
Carved 'claw' necklace


sold


6b.
Nguni (late 19th century)
Carved 'claw' necklace


sold


7.
North Nguni (circa 1880)
Engraved cow-horn


sold


8a.
North Nguni (circa 1870)
Oval cow-hide shield

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8b.
North Nguni (late 19th century)
Oval Zulu shield

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9.
North Nguni (late 19th century)
Six-funnel pipe


sold


10.
North Nguni (circa 1900)
Small clay pot

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11.
South-east African (late 19th century)
Calabash snuff container

sold


12.
North Nguni (c 1890)
Beaded calabash snuff container

sold


13.
North Nguni (late 19th century)
Woven palm-leaf beer skimmer

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14a.
South-east African (circa 1900)
Spoon

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14b.
South-east African (circa 1900)
Spoon

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14c.
South-east African (circa 1900)
Spoon

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14d.
South-east African (circa 1900)
Spoon

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15.
North Nguni (early 20th century)
Woven-grass spoon pouch


16.
North Nguni (late 19th century)
Neckpiece with mirror case


17.
North Nguni (1939)
Panel for grass-mat rack

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18.
Swazi (circa 1930)
Cow-hide shield


sold


19.
South-east African (19th century)
Axe with rhino-horn shaft

Sold


20.
South-east African (late 19th century)
Knobkerrie

Sold


21a.
North Nguni (late 19th/early 20th)
Knobkerries


21b.
North Nguni (late 19th/early 20th)
Knobkerries


21c.
North Nguni (late 19th/early 20th)
Knobkerries


21d.
North Nguni (late 19th/early 20th)
Knobkerries


21e.
North Nguni (late 19th/early 20th)
Knobkerries

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22a.
North Nguni (late 19th/early 20th)
Knobkerries


22b.
North Nguni (late 19th/early 20th)
Knobkerries


23.
South-east African (late 19th century)
Staff with finial

sold



24.
Tsonga (late 19th century)
Spoon with barley-twist shaft

sold



25.
South-east African (late 19th century)
Beaded snuff container


26.
Tsonga (late 19th century)
Headrest with contemporary wirework repairs

Sold


27.
Tsonga (late 19th century)
Headrest

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28.
Tswana (late 19th century)
Spoons with carved finials

Sold


Shona Knife (late 19th century)
Sold


Shona Knife (late 19th century)
Sold


Shona Knife (late 19th century)
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Shona Knife (late 19th century)
Sold


30.
Shona (late 19th century)
Knife and wooden sheath

Sold


31.
Barotse/Lozi (circa 1900)
Oval bowl

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32.
Barotse/Lozi (circa 1900)
Upright lidded vessel

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33.
Barotse/Lozi (circa 1899)
Tall lidded vessel with elephant handle

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34.
Barotse/Lozi (circa 1899)
Flat lidded vessel with elephant handle

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35.
Barotse/Lozi (circa 1899)
Flat lidded vessel with elephant handle

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