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Edan Staffs for Ogboni Society, Yoruba People People, Nigeria, 20th century
By Yoruba People
Located in Aramits, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Pair of Bronze & Iron Ogboni Society staffs from the Yoruba People, Nigeria, early 20th century
Category

Early 20th Century Nigerian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Bronze, Iron

Gelede Headdress, Yoruba People, Nigeria, circa 1920s
By Yoruba People
Located in Aramits, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Gelede festivals honor the creative and dangerous power of women elders, female ancestors and goddesses known as "our mothers". The Gelede headdress often consists of two parts, a lo...
Category

Early 20th Century Nigerian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Wood

Opon Igede Ifa - Divination Bowl, Yoruba People, Nigeria, Early 20th Century
By Yoruba People
Located in Aramits, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Hand-carved Opon Igede Ifa or divination bowl, Yoruba People, Nigeria, early 20th Century. A
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Early 20th Century Nigerian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Wood

Ere Ibeji Male Commemorative Figure, Yoruba People, Nigeria, early 20th C
By Yoruba People
Located in Aramits, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Yoruba people have one of the highest incidents of twin births in the world. As a result, twin
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Early 20th Century Nigerian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Wood

Ere Ibeji Female Commemorative Figure, Yoruba People, Nigeria, early 20th C
By Yoruba People
Located in Aramits, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Yoruba people have one of the highest incidents of twin births in the world. As a result, twin
Category

Early 20th Century Nigerian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Wood

Ere Ibeji Pair of Commemorative Figures, Oyo, Yoruba People Nigeria, late 19th C
By Yoruba People
Located in Aramits, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Yoruba people have one of the highest incidents of twin births in the world. As a result, twin
Category

1890s Nigerian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Wood

Ere Ibeji Pair of Commemorative Figures, Ife, Yoruba People Nigeria early 20th C
By Yoruba People
Located in Aramits, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Yoruba people have one of the highest incidents of twin births in the world. As a result, twin
Category

Early 20th Century Nigerian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Wood

Wooden Head of an Ooni of Ile-Ife, Yoruba People, Nigeria, circa 1930s
By Yoruba People
Located in Aramits, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Wooden head of an Ooni of Ile-Ife, Yoruba People, Nigeria, circa 1930s. The Ooni is the
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Early 20th Century Nigerian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Wood

Wooden Head of a Wife of an Ooni of Ile-Ife, Yoruba People, Nigeria, circa 1930s
By Yoruba People
Located in Aramits, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Wooden head of a wife of an Ooni of Ile-Ife, Yoruba People, Nigeria, circa 1930s. The Ooni is the
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Early 20th Century Nigerian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Wood

African Mangbetu Ceremonial Jug
By Mangbetu People
Located in Chicago, IL
The Mangbetu people focused on highly realistic art forms. From the spout formed to look like hair
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Early 20th Century Congolese Tribal Antique People

Materials

Wood

African Mangbetu Ceremonial Jug
African Mangbetu Ceremonial Jug
H 16.5 in W 11.5 in D 9.5 in
African Mangbetu Terracotta Ceremonial Jug
By Mangbetu People
Located in Chicago, IL
The Mangbetu people focused on highly realistic art forms. This ceremonial jug seamlessly
Category

Early 20th Century Congolese Tribal Antique People

Materials

Terracotta

African Mangbetu Terracotta Ceremonial Jug
By Mangbetu People
Located in Chicago, IL
The Mangbetu people focused on highly realistic art forms. Two aspects of the tribe's traditional
Category

Early 20th Century Congolese Tribal Antique People

Materials

Terracotta

Makonde Mask Helmet, Africa, Early 20th Century
By Makonde People
Located in Saint-Amans-des-Cots, FR
Makonde helmet mask , Tanzania, Africa, early 20th century. Woman's face with a lip plug. The young woman represented wears earrings. Her hairstyle shows three large braids which are...
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Early 20th Century Tanzanian Antique People

Materials

Wood

African Kuba Cup Bryce Holcomb Pace Primitive Provenance
By Kuba
Located in Sharon, CT
A Kuba Head as a cup. Rich dark patina. Mount included. From The Late Bryce Holcombe Collection. Bryce was the founding director of Pace Primitive, and a personal friend.
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Late 19th Century Congolese Tribal Antique People

Materials

Wood

Late 19th Century Pair of Hand Crafted and Hand Painted Kabyle Jars
By Kabyle People
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Late 19th century Pair of Hand Crafted and Hand Painted Kabyle Jars, Beautifully Decorated with Black, Red and Beige Colors, Long Neck with Handles, Dimensions: Tall One: 7"D X 18"H...
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Late 19th Century Algerian Antique People

Materials

Clay, Paint, Terracotta

Important Dan N'gere Mask, Pace Primitive Provenance
By Dan People
Located in Sharon, CT
Superb mask with typically strong features and kaolin around the eyes. Advertised by Pace Primitive in Arts D'Afrique Noire 74. Ex. collection Al Ross (1911-2011).
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Late 19th Century Liberian Primitive Antique People

Materials

Wood

Yoruba Egungun Headdress Mask
By Yoruba People
Located in Chicago, IL
Attributed to the Yoruba people of western Nigeria, this wooden headdress was worn during a
Category

Early 20th Century Nigerian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Wood

Yoruba Egungun Headdress Mask
Yoruba Egungun Headdress Mask
H 9.75 in W 7.25 in D 9.25 in
Monumental 19th Century Benin Oba Warrior Bronze Sculpture! Africa
By People from Benin
Located in Peoria, AZ
MAGNIFICENT! BENIN OBA 19TH CENTURY BRONZE WARRIOR SCULPTURE SUPERB EXAMPLE OF OBA METALWORK! DIMENSIONS: APPROXIMATELY 13" TALL CIRCA 1860-1900 Offered is a rare 19t...
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Late 19th Century Beninese Tribal Antique People

Materials

Bronze

Antique Sangtam Naga Tribe Supong Warrior Shawl with Cowrie Shells, Headhunter
By Naga People
Located in Dallas, TX
standing, the number of ritual feasts performed and only worn by rich people. The Sangtam Rongsu shawl
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Early 20th Century Indian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Wool, Cotton, Shell

Ibeji
By Yoruba People
Located in Glasgow, GB
A fine example of a very early 20th century Yoruba Ibeji figure from the South West region of Nigeria. The cult of Ibeji (Twin) goes back hundreds of years with the birth of twins br...
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1920s Nigerian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Wood

Ibeji
Ibeji
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H 12.6 in W 2.37 in D 11.03 in
Old Igbo "Izzi" Elephant Mask, Nigeria, African Sculpture
By Igbo People
Located in Sharon, CT
Important mask with beautiful a patina over paint and sculpting note, heads on both sides. Acquired from an old private collection. An almost identical mask was exhibited in "African...
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Early 20th Century Nigerian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Wood

19th Century Multi-Figure Tlingit Totem
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Complex Multifigure Tlingit Totem Pole from Sitka, Alaska. This larger red cedar model totem pole was carved by a Tlingit artist from Sitka, Alaska. The pole is unusually complex for...
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Late 19th Century American Native American Antique People

Materials

Cedar

Kuba Ceremonial Dance Outfit
By Kuba
Located in Sharon, CT
Painted bark with traditional Kuba patterns. This is a dance outfit, the wearer would be masked.
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Early 20th Century Congolese Art Deco Antique People

Materials

Fabric

Kuba Ceremonial Dance Outfit
Kuba Ceremonial Dance Outfit
H 53 in W 54 in D 1 in
Hand Carved Tribal Wooden Nepalese Beaker Milk Pot with Handle
By Kuba
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Large hand carved tribal wooden beaker Nepalese milk pot with handle. Early 20th century antique tribal milk pot with incised pattern. This rustic milk pot was hand carved of local h...
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Early 20th Century Nepalese Folk Art Antique People

Materials

Wood

Modernist Dan Peoples Stool
Located in Chicago, IL
A chic modernist early 20th century Dan Peoples stool from Ivory Coast, carved from one piece of
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Early 20th Century Ivorian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Wood

Modernist Dan Peoples Stool
Modernist Dan Peoples Stool
H 9.5 in W 8.5 in D 8.5 in
Modernist Dan Peoples Stool
Located in Chicago, IL
A chic modernist early 20th century Dan Peoples stool from Ivory Coast, carved from one piece of
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Early 20th Century Ivorian Modern Antique People

Materials

Wood

Modernist Dan Peoples Stool
Modernist Dan Peoples Stool
H 10 in W 8 in D 8 in
Black Star Jacket from the Hmong People, Laos, Early 20th Century
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Black star jacket from the Hmong people Laos, early 20th century A boldly decorated jacket with
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Early 20th Century Laotian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Silk, Hemp, Cotton

People's woman of Venice, Italy
Located in PARIS, FR
Henri Auguste Cesar SERRUR (Lambersart, 1794 – Lille, 1876) People's Woman of Venice Oil on
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Mid-19th Century French School Antique People

Materials

Oil

Sculpture of Fearless Monk Riding a Tiger from Lao, People's Democratic Republic
Located in Stockholm, SE
A well-known sculpture portraying of a fearless monk riding a tiger from Lao, People's Democratic
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Early 20th Century Laotian Chinoiserie Antique People

Materials

Paper, Plaster, Paint

Two people on a path
Located in Genève, GE
Work on cardboard Golden wooden frame 67.5 x 77.5 x 5 cm
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Early 20th Century Italian School Antique People

Materials

Oil

Two people on a path
Two people on a path
H 19.69 in W 23.63 in D 0.4 in
Shi People, DRC, Ceremonial Sword
Located in Leuven , BE
The Shi are an ethnic group located in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, (Zaire), mainly located in the South Kivu province. This old sword has a long steel b...
Category

Early 20th Century Congolese Antique People

Materials

Steel

Shi People, DRC, Ceremonial Sword
Shi People, DRC, Ceremonial Sword
H 33.86 in W 1.19 in D 1.58 in
Early 20th Century Gurage Peoples Chair
Located in Chicago, IL
A striking and rare early 20th century Ethiopian Gurage Peoples chair with a modernist spirit
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Early 20th Century Ethiopian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Wood

In Homage to the French People
By Cameron Burnside
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Homage to the French People, 1919 Titled lower center: La Croix Rouge Americaine en Hommage au Peuple
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1910s Antique People

Materials

Oil, Canvas

Oil Figurative Painting of People Walking
By William Baxter Palmer Closson
Located in Fredericksburg, VA
William Baxter Closson was born in 1848 in Vermont. He went to Boston as an apprentice wood engraver with Samuel S. Kilburn and studied drawing at the Lowell Institute. Closson worke...
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Early 20th Century American Impressionist Antique People

Materials

Oil, Board

Old Australian Aboriginal Peoples Throwing Club
Located in South Burlington, VT
prevalent, except on the Australian continent, where the native people continued refining the basic design
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Early 20th Century Australian Antique People

Materials

Wood

Central Park (people sitting with pigeons)
By John Albok
Located in Dallas, TX
Titled, dated and artist stamp on verso. Vintage gelatin silver print Born in Munkacs, Hungary, John Albok learned photography as a boy. He came to the U.S. in 1921 finding work alm...
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Early 20th Century American Modern Antique People

Materials

Silver Gelatin

Antique Indonesian Ceremonial Textile, Lampung People, Sumatra
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Tapis, Woman’s Ceremonial Skirt Paminggir people, Lampung, Sumatra, Indonesia Late 19th or early
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Early 20th Century Indonesian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Metallic Thread

Antique Indonesian Ceremonial Textile, Lampung People, Sumatra
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Tapis, Woman’s Ceremonial Skirt Paminggir people, Lampung, Sumatra, Indonesia Late 19th or early
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Late 19th Century Indonesian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Metallic Thread

Cut Crystal Barware / Tableware Service / 12 People
Located in Tarry Town, NY
Exquisite set of Val Saint Lambert Barware / tableware cobalt blue crystal service for 12 people
Category

1920s Belgian Antique People

Materials

Crystal

Ashanti People, Ghana Asipim Chair with Cushion.
Located in Bonita Springs, FL
A royal chair in Asante society It is a sign of power and prestige used exclusively by chiefs. The chair is made of a hand carved wood frame covered with hammered brass tacks and stu...
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19th Century Ghanaian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Brass

Sterling Silver Tiffany Barware Service / 12 People
By Tiffany & Co.
Located in Tarry Town, NY
Sterling Silver Tiffany barware / tableware silver sherry service for twelve people . Each cup is
Category

Early 20th Century Art Deco Antique People

Materials

Sterling Silver

Saint Louis Crystal Tableware Service / 6 People
By Saint Louis
Located in Tarry Town, NY
design barware and tableware wine glass service for 6 people. Each glass features a deep cuts that allow
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Early 20th Century French Antique People

Materials

Crystal

Saint Louis Barware / Tableware Service / Seven People
By Saint Louis
Located in Tarry Town, NY
design barware and tableware glass service for 7 people. Each glass features a deep cuts that allow the
Category

Early 20th Century French Antique People

Materials

Crystal

German Porcelain Dinner Service For Eighteen People
Located in Tarry Town, NY
German porcelain dinnerware service for eighteen people with serving pieces. Each piece is in great
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Early 20th Century German Antique People

Materials

Porcelain

The Best People, Original Promotional Movie Illustration
By Alberto Vargas
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Paramount Picture and Famous Players-Lasky silent film The Best People starring Warner Baxter and directed
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1920s Antique People

Materials

Watercolor, Ink, Board

Transport with 5 People and 2 Parasols
By Yosha Zuko Fuzu
Located in Florham Park, NJ
Yosha Zuko Fuzu Meiji 33 (1900) Woodcut with Original Hand-Coloring Writer: Kosugi Onson, Imaizumi Teisuke Publisher: Yoshikawa Hanshichi The Japanese litters and palanquins a...
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Early 1900s Academic Antique People

Materials

Woodcut

Early 20th Century Tribal Currency, Chamba People, Nigeria
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Forged iron currency, Chamba people, Northeastern Nigeria A piece of traditional currency used for
Category

Early 20th Century Nigerian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Iron

Anok Bird Sculture Mask African Art Baga People
Located in Palm Springs, CA
, made by Baga people (Guinea West Africa). Features long and pointed bird beak, incised carvings, and
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Early 20th Century Guinean Antique People

Materials

Wood

Gentry People in The Park in 18th century
By Theodore Levigne
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
LEVIGNE Théodore (1848-1912) "Genre scene in 18th century" Oil on canvas signed low right Old original frame Dim canvas : 72 X 100 cm Dim frame : 103 X 127 cm LEVIGNE Théodore (1848...
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1880s Academic Antique People

Materials

Oil

Antique Print of Japanese People and Their Costumes
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'Japanneezen in verschillende Kleeding'. This prints shows Japanese people and
Category

Early 19th Century Antique People

Materials

Paper

Antique Print of Kayeli People, Buru, Indonesia, 1833
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'Portraits d'Habitans de Cayeli'. Original old lithograph of Kayeli people, an
Category

Mid-19th Century Antique People

Materials

Paper

Offering Post- Aitos, INDONESIAN , Tetum People, Timor Island
Located in Palm Desert, CA
An Indonesian offer post from the Tetum people of Timor Island. The work is stone and is unsigned.
Category

15th Century and Earlier Tribal Antique People

Materials

Stone

19th Century Hammer Currency, Ensuba, Bafia People, Cameroon
Located in Point Richmond, CA
19th century hammer currency, Ensuba, Bafia People, Cameroon Sometimes referred to as potato
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Late 19th Century Cameroonian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Ceramic

18th Century Italian City People Drawing w/ Frame
Located in Marbella, ES
Antique 18th century Italian city people drawing with gilt frame The measurement is from the
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Mid-18th Century Italian Antique People

Materials

Paper

French porcelain Coffee / Tea Service for 10 People
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Nice coffee or tea service from the first half of the 20th century for 10 people. Beautiful
Category

Early 20th Century Antique People

Materials

Porcelain

Fürstenberg, Germany. Porcelain coffee service for twelve people.
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Fürstenberg, Germany. Porcelain coffee service for twelve people. Romantic scenes and gold
Category

1920s German Antique People

Materials

Porcelain

Exquisite Cut Crystal Barware / Tableware Service / 10 People
By Val Saint Lambert
Located in Tarry Town, NY
10 people . Val crystal is regarded as some of the most magnificent ever made and renowned for their
Category

1920s Belgian Antique People

Materials

Crystal

Cut Crystal Tableware Serving Bowl Service / 9 People
Located in Tarry Town, NY
Exquisite set of Val Saint Lambert tableware cobalt blue crystal serving bowl service for 9 people
Category

1920s Belgian Antique People

Materials

Crystal

Cut Crystal Barware / Tableware Coupe Service / 9 People
By Val Saint Lambert
Located in Tarry Town, NY
people . Val crystal is regarded as some of the most magnificent ever made and renowned for their
Category

1920s Belgian Antique People

Materials

Crystal

Chi Wara Headdresses Animal Sculpture , Bambara People, Mali
By Chi Wara Mali
Located in Antwerp, BE
Bamana old original pair Chi Wara headdress. Chi Wara (Antelope Headdress.) The dry savanna permits no more than a subsistence economy and the soil produces, with some difficulty, m...
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Early 20th Century Malian Tribal Antique People

Materials

Rattan, Wood

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Antique People For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are several options of antique people available for sale. Each of these unique antique people was constructed with extraordinary care, often using wood, metal and paper. Antique people have long been popular, with older editions for sale from the 18th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 20th Century. Folk Art, Art Nouveau and Art Deco antique people are consistently popular styles. Antique people have been a part of the life’s work for many furniture makers, but those produced by Kuba People, african people and Yoruba People are consistently popular.

How Much are Antique People?

The average selling price for at 1stDibs is $1,776, while they’re typically $67 on the low end and $65,164 highest priced.