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Petite Malian Dogon Stool
Located in Chicago, IL
Unlike the figurative nommo stools used by elders, this petite stool by the Dogon peoples of Mali would have been used for everyday seating. The domed seat and base are connected by ...
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Early 20th Century Malian Primitive Tribal Art

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Wood

Stunning Batak Tribe Ceremonial Bowl from Jackfruit Wood, Early 20th Century
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
A stunning example of a Batak tribe ceremonial bowl from jackfruit wood. Dating to the early 20th century this bowl features a wonderful smooth finish and form. The dip at the bowls ...
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Early 20th Century Indonesian Other Tribal Art

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Fruitwood

Indonesian 'Wayang Golek" Shadow Puppet, Java, Indonesia, Early 20th Century
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
This “Wayang Golek” is a visibly old shadow puppet carved using soft wood and cloth. It features an articulated head and arms connected to rods, the dresses are made with batik fabri...
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Early 20th Century Indonesian Tribal Tribal Art

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Wood, Fabric

Obe, Rattan Stool a Reinterpretation of the African Ashanti Stool
Located in Bangkok, TH
Obe is Kitt.Ta.Khon’s reinterpretation of the African Ashanti stool. In this rattan structure stool, Kitt.Ta.Khon melds African references with Southeast Asian wicker techniques and ...
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2010s Thai Tribal Tribal Art

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Nylon, Rattan

Old Wooden Tray on Stand, Nagaland, India, Early to Mid-20th Century
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Old tribal wooden tray on stand from Nagaland, NE India. Early to Mid- 20th Century. 14.25" diameter x 8 tall. This tray was fashioned by hand from a single piece of wood. It would ...
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1930s Indian Tribal Vintage Tribal Art

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Wood

Yam Ancestor Figure TOTEM Pole Papua New Guinea with Provenance
Located in Atlanta, GA
A yam ancestor TOTEM pole from the mid-Sepik River region of Papua New Guinea. Carved out of a solid wood by the Abelam people, who cultivated yams as their main crop, the pole featu...
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Early 20th Century Papua New Guinean Tribal Tribal Art

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Wood

Libra 'Corner pattern', Tribal Stool
Located in Bangkok, TH
Libra stool, tribal stool Inspired by the African Ashanti stool, the Libra has been re-contextualized with modern materials such as steel and recycled plastic strips. Kitt.Ta.Kho...
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2010s Thai Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Steel

Tribal African Lady Bust Art Sculpture
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Hand carved tribal African Art wooden Zulu bust, very nicely carved black African lady bust with gold embellished jewelry and traditional hair style and gold head dress. Large contem...
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20th Century South African Tribal Tribal Art

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Wood

Pair of Massim Canoe Splash Boards from Papua, New Guinea
Located in Atlanta, GA
A pair of decoratively carved wood splash boards from the southeastern region of Papua, New Guinea, presented on custom stands. This pair of vintage tribal boards have been carved fr...
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Mid-20th Century Papua New Guinean Tribal Art

Materials

Iron

Yaka Tribal Initiation Mask with Raffia, Congo 'DRC', mid 20th Century, Africa
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Yaka young men's initiation mask of carved wood with raffia collar, Congo (Democratic Republic of Congo), mid 20th century. A hand-held mask used by boys coming out of the initiation...
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Mid-20th Century Congolese Tribal Tribal Art

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Wood

African Urembo Beaded Vintage Necklace Choker by the Maasai Tribe Kenya
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Vintage African Urembo beaded necklace choker. Handmade in Kenya by the maasai tribe. Urembo means “beauty” and the handmade pattern and unique color pairings will make a bold stat...
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Late 20th Century Kenyan Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Beads

Three-Legged Tribal Stool Attributed to the Oromo from Ethiopia, Africa
Located in Miami, FL
A three-legged African stool or seat carved from a single piece of wood, attributable to the Oromo people in or around the city of Jimma in Ethiopia. This stool was as a utilitarian ...
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20th Century Ethiopian Tribal Tribal Art

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Wood

Vintage Nuo Theater Performance Mask Guizhou, South China, Mid-20th Century
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Vintage Nuo theater or ceremonial performance mask from Guizhou, South China, mid-20th century. Nuo refers literally to a kind of exorcism, or driving out of spirits. Nuo theater an...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Tribal Tribal Art

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Wood, Paint

Tribal Anthropomorphic Marking Post Statue from West Nepal, Mid-20th Century
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Tribal anthropomorphic marking post statue from West Nepal, mid-20th century. Mounted on a metal plate. This marking post, called a Maula, from West Nepal, would have been placed nea...
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Mid-20th Century Nepalese Tribal Tribal Art

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Wood

Portait of African Male, Charcoal on Paper, Signed Banzyville, 1944
Located in Leuven , BE
C.P. Initials,Portait of African Male,Charcoal on Paper,Signed Banzyville 1944,Framed,Signed and Dated
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1940s Congolese Vintage Tribal Art

Materials

Paper

Late 19th-Early 20th Century Tribal Wood Paduka Sandals, India
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Late 19th to early 20th century tribal wood paduka sandals, India A sculptural pair of Indian paduka (khadau chappals) sandals with a simple scale pattern and nice encrusted patin...
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Late 19th Century Indian Tribal Antique Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

Late 19th-Early 20th Century Tribal Carved Wood Nuo Theater Mask, China
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Late 19th-early 20th century Nuo Theater Mask depicting the god Tudi Gong, meaning 'Lord of the Place' in Chinese. The functions and deification of this god was local to each village...
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Late 19th Century Chinese Tribal Antique Tribal Art

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Wood

Mid-20th Century Man's Ceremonial (cofradía) Outfit, Chichicastenango, Guatemala
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Mid-20th century man's ceremonial (cofradía) outfit, Chichicastenango, Guatemala. 25" (63.5 cm) shoulder to hem by 59" (274 cm) across shoulders It is rare to find a complete ceremo...
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Mid-20th Century Guatemalan Spanish Colonial Tribal Art

Materials

Wool

Kuna Mola Reverse Appliqué Brightly Colored Bird Wall Tapestry, Central America
Located in Oklahoma City, OK
A large brightly colored fabric collage tapestry of a bird with fish in its mouth. This dramatic fabric piece features carefully cut geometric pieces of fabric, fashioned and stitche...
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Mid-20th Century Panamanian Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Fabric

Mid Century African Women Wood Sculpture
Located in Delray Beach, FL
Exceptional African wood carving ,mounted on custom-made steel base of women graciously looking forward, beautiful facial expression, and very nice and intricate hairdo. Great objec...
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1960s Vintage Tribal Art

Materials

Steel

Mende Helmet Mask
Located in Kensington, MD
Carved Helmut masks of this type were made by the Sande society of the Mende people of Sierra Leone, Africa for use in masquerades by young women in initiation rites on their passage...
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20th Century Sierra Leonean Tribal Tribal Art

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Wood

African Tuareg Teapot Mauritania
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Mid-20th century Tuareg teapot from Mauritania, Africa, Western Sahara. Handcrafted of pewter, copper and brass decorations. The Tuareg people inhabit a large area, covering almost...
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Mid-20th Century Mauritanian Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Brass, Copper, Pewter

Mid-20th Century Turquoise Snake-Eye Cuff Bracelet by a Zuni Jeweler
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Mid-20th century turquoise snake-Eye cuff bracelet by a Zuni Jeweler. A nice vintage Zuni snake-eye turquoise cuff with 60 stones; it bears no markings or signatures. The interior...
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Mid-20th Century American Native American Tribal Art

Materials

Silver

Masha Archer Pearl Bib Necklace
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Masha Archer pearl bib necklace A regal fresh water pearl necklace with brass and silver spacer beads from the famed San Francisco jewelry designer Masha Archer. The interior circ...
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Late 20th Century American Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Silver

Ekoi Ejagham People, Cross-River Area, Nigeria-Cameroon, Headress
Located in Leuven , BE
Starting from a wicker base, the figure is covered with Antilope hide and further "embellished" with applied human hair and teeth. Its power is enhanced by added paraphernelia, inclu...
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Early 20th Century African Tribal Art

Materials

Organic Material

Mid-20th Century Toguna Female Anthropomo Post from Mali
Located in Atlanta, GA
An early to mid-20th century Toguna support post from the Dogon Tribe of Mali, on custom metal stand. This West African hand carved wooden bean was originally used for supporting the...
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Mid-20th Century Malian Tribal Art

Materials

Iron

Rare Pair of Very Old Yoruba Ibeji Figures
Located in Leuven , BE
Rare pair of very old Yoruba Ibeji figures.
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20th Century Nigerian Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

African Baga Nimba Wood Carved Figural Headdress Mask Sculpture
Located in Studio City, CA
A nicely carved Baga Nimba figure/ mask top made by the Baga people of the coast of Guinea Bissau. This carved figure may have been intended to be part of a larger mask at one poi...
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Early 20th Century Guinea-Bissauan Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

Vinage Colorful Moroccan Leather Saddle Bag
Located in Houston, TX
This vintage Moroccan leather saddle bag has intricate embossing and leatherwork covering the entire bag with a faux keyhole in the front. There is one front pocket and two larger po...
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Early 20th Century Moroccan Tribal Art

Materials

Leather

Vintage Ghanaian Ashanti 'Wisdom Knot' Stool
Located in Doylestown, PA
Vintage Ashanti cedar 'Wisdom Knot' stool, handcrafted in Ghana. The stool is intricately carved from a single piece of wood and features Adinkra symbolism representing Ghanaian l...
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Mid-20th Century Ghanaian Folk Art Tribal Art

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Cedar

Saddle or Saddle Pad Moroccan Carpet
Located in Alessandria, Piemonte
I found this nomadic saddle among the various Moroccan carpets I bought from a young traveller, who sold me all his collection many years ago. I washed and restored all , but I kept ...
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Mid-20th Century Moroccan Archaistic Tribal Art

Materials

Wool

Toucan Bird Head and Feather Breastplate, Jivaroan People, Ecuador S. American
Located in New York, NY
Toucan head and wing feather breastplate from Ecuador, possibly from the Jivaroan peoples, early to mid-20th century, comprised of painted bark cloth, seeds, toucan wing feathers and...
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20th Century Ecuadorean Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Leather, Wood, Feathers

Gelede Headdress, Yoruba People, Nigeria, circa 1950s
Located in PAU, FR
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...
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Mid-20th Century Nigerian Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

Antique Hand Carved Crocodile Head Canoe Prow
Located in Forney, TX
A remarkable hand carved wooden crocodile canoe prow figure, collected from the Central Sepik River region of Papua, New Guinea, Oceania, dating to the late 19th / early 20th century...
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Late 19th Century Papua New Guinean Tribal Antique Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

Mid-20th Century Globular Vessel, Mangbetu People, D. R. Congo
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Mid-20th Century Globular Vessel, Mangbetu People, D. R. Congo An unusually large and striking non-figurative vessel from the Mangbetu people, comprised of six lobes joined to a c...
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Mid-20th Century Congolese Tribal Tribal Art

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Ceramic

Collection of Tibetan Money
Located in Schellebelle, BE
Exceptional collection of Tibetan Money, exchange currency in shell all of them with little holes to adjust them to a belt or object to hold them together, all of them are parts of...
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1920s Tibetan Vintage Tribal Art

Materials

Shell

Coconut Shell Engraved Tribal Bowl from Nias, Mentawai Islands, Indonesia
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
This hand crafted and tribal engraved bowl originates from Nias Island Indonesia. It features tribal motifs depicting reptile and human forms on its outter side as well as tribal mot...
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Early 20th Century Indonesian Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Wood, Coconut

20th Century-African, Iron Object Made by the Lobi Tribe of Burkina Faso, Africa
Located in Sammushi, JP
An iron figurine made in Africa around the 20th century. In many countries in Africa, iron objects are used for objects, coins, tools, and rituals. Dogon, Kishi, etc. And this is ...
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20th Century Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art

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Iron

19th Century Brass Pendant on Yellow Multi-Strand Beaded Necklace, Naga, India
Located in Point Richmond, CA
19th century brass pendant on yellow multi-strand beaded necklace, Naga, India A graceful necklace of small yellow glass trade beads beads looped into a brass amulet from the Naga...
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Early 20th Century Indian Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Brass

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.
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Early 20th Century Nigerian Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

Kuba People, DRC, Leather Whip with Turned Handle
Located in Leuven , BE
Beautifully hand-crafted leather whip with turned handle.
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20th Century Congolese Tribal Art

Materials

Glass

Mid-20th Century Turquoise Cluster Cuff Bracelet by a Navajo Jeweler
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Mid-20th Century Turquoise Cluster cuff bracelet by a Navajo Jeweler This stunning cluster cuff bracelet contains 78 saw tooth bezel set turquoise cabochons; it bears no markings or...
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Mid-20th Century American Native American Tribal Art

Materials

Silver

Benin Bronze Bell Sculpture Depicting an Oba
Located in Palm Desert, CA
An exquisite Benin bronze sculpture in shape of a bell depicting an Oba. Oba translates to "ruler" in the Yoruba and Bini languages of contemporary West Africa. The Kingdom of Benin ...
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20th Century Nigerian Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Bronze

African Tribal Art Mask Parchment Wall Shade Sconces in Red
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Pair of African Tribal Art mask parchment wall shade sconces. These Art pieces could be used as large wall lamp shade. Iron frame covered with hide which has been hand painted with...
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Early 20th Century Moroccan Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Iron

Two-Headed Serpent Necklace from Sterling Silver
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
This collar represents the affectionate trust of a pair of snakes sleeping in a restful embrace encircling the neck. 925 Sterling Silver, Etched & Oxidized 16" Diameter Handmade i...
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2010s Balinese Modern Tribal Art

Materials

Sterling Silver

Wooden Mortar and Pestle with Nail Studs
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Wooden mortar and pestal with nail studs - an attractive piece, used as a prop in the television show MAD MEN. A lovely decorative piece or use it to crush herbs to medicines.
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20th Century Mid-Century Modern Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

Two-Headed Serpent Rest Ring from Sterling Silver
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
The body of a two headed serpent weaves its way around the finger as the heads gently rest across the back of the hand. 925 Sterling silver, etched & oxidized Size: 0,47"x2,55" H...
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2010s Balinese Modern Tribal Art

Materials

Sterling Silver

20th Century Stone and Silver Bracelets by Ray Adakai, Navajo Jeweler
Located in Point Richmond, CA
20th century stone and silver bracelets by Ray Adakai, Navajo Jeweler Each of these colorful silver bracelets has a channel set with rectangular cut spiny oyster shell, turquoise ...
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Mid-20th Century American Native American Tribal Art

Materials

Silver

Australian Aboriginal Shield with an Integral Handle
Located in Leuven , BE
This Aboriginal Shield displays an integral handle with hand-carved emu and kangaroo.
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20th Century Australian Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

1950s Nigerian Eight-Leg Nupe Stool
Located in Sagaponack, NY
An eight-leg “Nupe” stool hand carved from a single piece of wood painted in an abstract pattern.
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1950s Nigerian Tribal Vintage Tribal Art

Materials

Wood, Paint

Lombok Tribal Tray / Bowl 'Dulang' / Small Table
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
This is an exceptionally large 'Dulang' from Lombok. Dulangs amid Indonesia serve a number of purposes depending on the region they originate from. In Lombok 'Dulang' Tray were used ...
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Mid-19th Century Balinese Other Antique Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

Strong Cubist Lobi Standing Figure Ghana Burkina Faso Africa, Early 20th Century
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Finely carved large geometric figure from the Lobi, of Ghana and Burkina Faso, dating from the early to mid-20th century. It has a captivating gaze. Carved from very hard wood with s...
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Mid-20th Century Ghanaian Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

Nice Congo/Central Africa Shaman or Medicine Man Rattle, Early 20th Century
Located in Ottawa, Ontario
A nice Congo/Central Africa shaman or medicine man rattle, early 20th century, used for warding off evil spirits and healing the sick. The rattle is made of wood with metal wire and ...
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Early 20th Century Congolese Archaistic Tribal Art

Materials

Metal

Earthenware Pot with Tribal Motifs from Sumba Island, Indonesia, c. 1900
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
A visibly old Earthenware Pot from the Island of Sumba in Indonesia. A unique piece to add to a pottery collection or home decor. It features tribal motifs on its exterior depicting ...
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Early 20th Century Indonesian Tribal Tribal Art

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Earthenware

Rattan Basket Dayak Tribe Hand-Woven from Kalimantan, Borneo, Mid 20th Century
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
This mid-20th century hand-woven basket originates from the Dayak tribe of Borneo crafted with rattan fibres. These baskets were used to carry leaves, fruit, grain and wood and featu...
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Mid-20th Century Indonesian Other Tribal Art

Materials

Rattan, Wood

Early 20th Century Hand-Carved Wood Tribal Mask from Atoni Tribe Timor
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
This mask originates from the Atoni people of Timor, it has a largely Primitive form. For the Timorese people masks portray both male and female ancestors, worn by warriors to scare ...
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Early 20th Century Indonesian Other Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

Dayak Tribe Ironwood Bowl, Early 20th Century
Located in Jimbaran, Bali
Crafted from ironwood this Dayak tribe ceremonial bowl features a wonderful smooth texture and subtle wood patterns all around. A wonderful decorative bowl or table centrepiece certa...
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Early 20th Century Indonesian Other Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

Ancient African Wooden Stool
Located in Soho, London, GB
Ancient wooden stool with four feet dating to the 19th century. From Congo, Africa. Provenance: Galerie Démons et Merveilles, Paris; Private Collection, United Kingdom.
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19th Century Congolese Antique Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

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