A collection of mementos and souvenirs from H. D. Collings' travels and postings
Lot 864WY
A collection of mementos and souvenirs from H. D. Collings' travels and postings
Sold for £3,600 (US$ 5,810) inc. premium

Lot Details
A collection of mementos and souvenirs from H. D. Collings' travels and postings
Comprising; an Ashanti carved white wood bow seat stool, 56cm, a wooden cylinder vellum head drum, a leather water flask, two baskets, a beadwork mounted headdress labelled by Collings as 'Borneo - Iban?', six headbands labelled as 'Ketupong Koi', a woman's waist cloth labelled as 'Temer Group made from Inner bark of the Ipoh tree', a group of small bronzes, an embroidered jacket, a blowpipe dart quiver labelled by Collings 'Temer (Senoi) Ulu Kelantan', with various internal implements and accessories, with acquisition date 1948, 39cm, two pairs of fertility carvings, a carving of a 'Bush Ghost - Made By Tovia of Kong Tumu N.T., Gold Coast, 1956', 36cm high, four combs, an ivory bangle, another bangle, a Reindeer bone spoon, Fiji fish hooks, and a seal. (qty)

Saleroom notices

  • This lot will only be retained at Bonhams, New Bond Street, until 5pm on 23 January 2009. After that it will be transferred to Bonhams White City warehouse and will be available for collection from Wednesday 28 January 2009. Transfer and storage charges will apply.
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