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Lot 89
A Chokwe staff, a SE African staff and an African shuttle
Sold for £528 (US$ 887) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Chokwe Wood Staff
the finial carved with a human head with intricately incised geometric headdress, the broad face with coffee bean eyes and typical scarification on the forehead, the upper part of the shaft with scorched decoration, good patina, 94cm., a South East African staff carved with two angular busts above a section of tiered discs and openwork decoration, good patina, 120cm. and an African wood shuttle, the shaft with two openwork sections, hooked at one end, incised with bands of geometric decoration, 96cm. (3)