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‘A WANDERING EYE’ Summer 2015


This collection and accompanying catalogue has been compiled to coincide with the ‘Olympia International Art and Antiques Fair’. London (18th - 28th June 2015) Full price list upon request art@tribalgatheringlondon.com


1. Female Ibegi figure

Yoruba, Nigeria Ex-private collection, UK H- 24cm Ref to price list


2. Male Ibegi figure

Yoruba, Nigeria Ex-private collection, UK H - 24cm Ref to price list


3. Shield

Mendi Valley, Southern Highlands, Papua New Guinea H - 128cm Ref to price list


4. Shield

Tortoise shell Dinka, Southern Sudan H - 48 cm Ref to price list


5. Title Staff

Kaguru, Tanzania Ex-private collection, USA H - 80cm Ref to price list


6. Ceremonial hat ‘Botolo’. Ekonda, DRC Vegetable fibre, brass H - 43cm Ref to price list


7. Ceremonial head adornment

Nyamwezi, Tabora region Tanzania Animal hide, gourd, brass bell and early glass beads H - 55cm Ref to price list


8. Drum

Makonde, Mozambique Wood, snake skin with burnt decorations H - 42cm Ref to price list


9. Prestige staff

Makonde, Mozambique Ex-private collection Jonathan Lowen, UK L - 40cm Ref to price list


10. Hermaphrodite figure

Hemba, DRC Ex-private collection Ernest Ohly, Berkeley Galleries, London (1962) H - 32cm Ref to price list


11. Stomach mask

Makonde, Mozambique Wood with raised wax markings H - 65cm Ref to price list


12. Ivory adornment

Bangles – Southern Sudan & Ivory Coast Late 19th Century W - 12, 15, 10cm Ref to price list

Comb - DRC

Early 20th Century L - 12.5cm Ref to price list


13. Prestige ivory hair pins Mangbetu, DRC Late 19th/early 20th Century L - 31, 30, 29cm Ref to price list


14. Large bone bangle

Dinka, Southern Sudan Ex-private collection, UK Published p.64 ‘Africa Adorned’ W - 18cm Ref to price list


15. Female figure

Mangbetu ?, DRC Ivory. Early 20th Century Ex-private collection, UK H- 20cm Ref to price list


16. Ceremonial mask

Ex-Afrika Museum collection Berg en Dal, Netherlands (1960) Wood, fibre & bark with natural pigments H - 24cm Ref to price list


17. Ancestral figure

Bongo, Bahr El Ghazal, Southern Sudan Early 20th Century H - 151cm Ref to price list


18. Miniature ladders

Dogon, Mali Ladders would be kept in the family shrine providing a spiritual ladder to the ancestors. Early 20th Century H - 33,46,38cm Ref to price list


19. Pair of ancient bronze currencies

Mongo, DRC, 19th Century W - 11cm Ref to price list


20. Village scene

Pre-1950’s, Congo Oil on board with original frame and signed by artist HxW - 53x43cm Ref to price list


21. Urhobo Figure

Nigeria Field collected by a French Embassy attache’ (1970) Ex-private collection Chris Wild, UK H - 72cm Ref to price list


22. Vessel

Lobi. Burkina Faso Mid-20th Century H - 40cm Ref to price list


23. Large Coolamon

Aboriginal, East Coast Australia Stone cut wood (Acacia tree) with burnt incised decorations Ex-private collection, UK L - 70cm Ref to price list


24. Mask

Nyamwezi. Tanzania Ex-private collection Walter Hekster, Netherlands H - 35cm Ref to price list


25. Ceremonial hat

Bwani society. Lega, DRC Pangolin skin, shells & beads on a wicker frame H - 35cm Ref to price list


26. House post

Gurage, Ethiopia Wood with natual pigments 19th Century H - 175cm Ref to price list


27. Pair of house posts

Gurage, Ethiopia Early 20th Century H - 145, 107cm Ref to price list


28. Mask

Luba ,DRC Ex-private collection Belgium & UK H - 40cm Ref to price list


29. Fetish mask

Luba ,DRC Small wooden mask with shells, metal rings, feathers and raffia H - 22cm Ref to price list


30. Water vessel

Kabyle, Algeria Early 20th Century L - 25cm Ref to price list


31. African river scene

Oil on board by Godfrey A Okiki B.1940 (Signed lower right) Nigeria Ex property of a gentleman, UK HxW - 96x96cm Ref to price list


32. Mask

Makonde, Mozambique Ex-private collection, Netherlands H - 30cm Ref to price list


33. Halibut hook

Tlingit, West Coast of North America Wood, bound iron spike with fibre line 19th Century H - 16cm Ref to price list


34. Storage container

Central or Southern African Ex private collection of Jonathan Lowen, UK L - 45cm Ref to price list


35. Coolamon

Aboriginal, East Coast Australia Wood (Acacia tree) with burnt incised decorations Ex-Scottish collection L - 47cm Ref to price list


Aboriginal Group of three with finely incised designs of animals and insects H - 30cm Ref to price list

36. Incised Boab seeds


37. Woven pot lid

Wodaabe, Northern Cameroon Circa 1930’s D - 46cm Ref to price list


38. Shield

Hippopotamus hide Arussi, Ethiopia D - 80cm Ref to price list


39. Female figure

Kaguru, Tanzania H – 52 cm Ref to price list


40. Ceremonial figure

Kwere, Tanzania Depicting a young female entering her coming-of-age ceremony on the back of a porter. H - 42cm Ref to price list


41. Presentation tray

‘Agakoko’. Tutsi, Rwanda Finely woven grass strands with natural dyes of pale red and black D – 18.5cm Ref to price list


42. Ceremonial jacket

Kaka, Cameroon Porcupine quills and raffia HxW – 120x100cm - Ref to price list


43. Group of three ‘Ikula’ knifes

Kuba, DRC Intricately inlaid handles. Steel, brass and copper blades

H - 40cm Ref to price list


44. Rare ivory ear adornment

Masai, Kenya Early 20th Century Ex-private collection, UK L – 9 cm Ref to price list


45. East African stools

Kamba, Kenya Ref to price list

Decorated with early glass beads Dated 1936 H - 30cm

Decorated with fine wire thread of copper and brass H - 19cm


46. Mask

Mbunda, Zambia/Angola Ex-private collection, UK H - 80cm Ref to price list


47. Headrest/stool

Zoomorphic form Dinka, Southern Sudan H - 35cm Ref to price list


48. Chair

Wolayta, Ethiopia 19th Century H – 95cm Ref to price list


49. African Jesus

Makonde, Tanzania H – 29cm Ref to price list


17th–18th Century, Ethiopia HxW – 10x19cm Ref to price list

50. Icon


51. Headrest

L – 53 cm Ref to price list

Dinka, Southern Sudan Wood with leather strap


53. Group of dancers

Fon, Benin Bronze casts Early – mid 20th Century H – 11cm Ref to price list


Dinka, Southern Sudan Wood with woven leather strap

L – 52 cm Ref to price list

52. Headrest


54. Ceremonial skirt

Mangati, Tanzania Leather, tassels and beads Worn by a girl during her coming-of-age ceremony LxW – 110 X 85cm Ref to price list


55. Portrait of two tribal women (opposite)

By Ethiopian artist - Eyob Mergia Natural pigments on canvas (framed) HxW – 72x55cm Ref to price list

For a full price list and further information on any of the pieces please contact: art@tribalgatheringlondon.com Regards, Bryan Reeves Tribal Gathering London No.1 Westbourne Grove Mews Notting Hill, London W112RU + 44 20 72216650 + 44 7939 166148 (M)

*A permanent link to this catalogue will be kept on the Tribal Gathering London Website at: www.tribalgatheringlondon.com Design by Moja Reeves www.mojofilm.co


"A Wandering Eye" Summer 2015  

A catalogue by Tribal Gathering London designed to coincide with the 'Olympia International Art and Antiques Fair' London (18th-28th June 20...

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