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Jersey City, NJ
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muntu was created with one key goal: to bring the finest blend of African artistry into the limelight. We excel at finding the sublime, and we work daily with local artisans, some of them from remote locations, to bring you the best Africa offers, so you don't have to do the work. Our Approach to creating and finding beautiful objects is always the one that supports the use of natural elements, available raw materials, old-fashioned techniques, traditional skills and respect for the planet. Made for the connoisseurs, meant to be shared, I invite you to explore and ex...Read More

muntu

Established in 20191stDibs seller since 2022

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Featured Pieces

Ardmore Ceramic Cheetah Rider
By Sabelo Khoza
Located in Jersey City, NJ
These riders are a great illustration of the mystical world of Ardmore, where dominance, power, and luxury are reflected within a natural relationship between animals and humankind. ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Sub-Saharan African Ceramics

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Earthenware

Ardmore Ceramic Crocodile Rider
By Sabelo Khoza
Located in Jersey City, NJ
Grandiose, striking, remarkable. This Ardmore Ceramic sable vase is a sophisticated piece sculpted and painted by the great Ardmore duo Sabelo and Jabu. The fine details, the glossy ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Sub-Saharan African Ceramics

Materials

Earthenware

Ardmore Ceramic Elephant Center Piece
By Sabelo Khoza
Located in Jersey City, NJ
This brilliant work celebrates romance and portrays the wonders of Ardmore's fascinating universe. The deft form, impeccable symmetry, and blue, green, yellow, and red hues come toge...
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21st Century and Contemporary South African Ceramics

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Earthenware

Handwoven Telephone Wire Accent, Harlequin Green
Located in Jersey City, NJ
It is said that this stunning art form started with the African night shift security workers being bored on duty. They brought these weaving skills back to their villages and shared ...
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21st Century and Contemporary South African Modern Contemporary Art

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Wire

Ebony Turned Canister, Full Spiral
Located in Jersey City, NJ
Curving lines and timeless elegance. Essentially dark and dense, sustainably sourced, this object is the perfect marriage of extravagance and l’art du savoir-faire. The preciou...
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21st Century and Contemporary Mozambican Organic Modern Decorative Boxes

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Other

Ebony Turned Canister, Full Spiral
Located in Jersey City, NJ
Curving lines and timeless elegance. Essentially dark and dense, sustainably sourced, this object is the perfect marriage of extravagance and l’art du savoir-faire. The preciou...
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2010s Mozambican Organic Modern Decorative Boxes

Materials

Other

Ebony Turned Canister, Half Spiral Large
Located in Jersey City, NJ
Curving lines and timeless elegance. Essentially dark and dense, sustainably sourced, this object is the perfect marriage of extravagance and l’art du savoir-faire. The preciou...
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21st Century and Contemporary Mozambican Modern Decorative Boxes

Materials

Other

Ebony Turned Canister, Curved Lines
Located in Jersey City, NJ
Curving lines and timeless elegance. Essentially dark and dense, sustainably sourced, this object is the perfect marriage of extravagance and l’art du savoir-faire. The preciou...
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21st Century and Contemporary Mozambican Organic Modern Decorative Boxes

Materials

Other

Gardener's Mirror
Located in Jersey City, NJ
Our Gardener's mirror is truly a product from the global village: made from materials from China and Czech, inspired by a Scottish architect working in England 250 years ago, and fi...
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2010s Sub-Saharan African Neoclassical Wall Mirrors

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Wire

Handwoven Telephone Wire Accent, Moutarde
Located in Jersey City, NJ
With a vibrant mix of modern touches, our handwoven telephone wire accent is the ultimate piece for an elegant yet creative design. The curated collection is handwoven with recycled ...
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2010s South African Aesthetic Movement Contemporary Art

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Wire

Handwoven Telephone Wire Accent, Sinopia
Located in Jersey City, NJ
It is said that this stunning art form started with the African night shift security workers being bored on duty. They brought these weaving skills back to their villages and shared ...
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2010s South African Arts and Crafts Decorative Baskets

Materials

Wire

Handwoven Telephone Wire Accent, Olivine
Located in Jersey City, NJ
It is said that this stunning art form started with the African night shift security workers being bored on duty. They brought these weaving skills back to their villages and shared ...
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2010s South African Modern Decorative Bowls

Materials

Wire

More About muntu

Grandiose, striking, remarkable. This Ardmore Ceramic sable vase is a sophisticated piece sculpted and painted by the great Ardmore duo Sabelo and Jabu.

The deftly form, impeccable symmetry, and vibrant hues of this Ardmore Ceramic Elephant Center Piece come together in perfect symphony making it a collector's treasure.

This Ardmore Ceramic Butter Dish is a true gem with its decorative plate displaying the near-extinct White Rhino in a dark background, beautiful blossom, and Cheetah lookalike skin patterns.

This teapot depicts the fantasy world of Ardmore, where leopards are in perfect harmony with nature. The lush foliage and exuberant patterns showcase Ardmore's extravagant yet peaceful wilderness.

Fall madly in love with our Elephant Tureen, featuring a fantastic sculpture of red and yellow elephants. Its sumptuous exotic flora and fine details make it an exceptional piece worth of grand interior design projects.

This masterpiece is the best of upcycling light fixtures and maximalism in interior design. Featuring medium and repurposed beads, found memorabilia, and recycled elements, this chandelier confers a pleasant glow and a striking silhouette worth admiring.

The very visually stunning work is designed with transportative spaces in mind and it’s ultimately love at first sight. Our handwoven telephone wire accent is the perfect combination of urbane and sophisticated style.

Our telephone wire accents will hang beautifully on your living room wall or sit splendidly on your accent table to create a gorgeous organic movement that is unexpected and beautiful.