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Kuba Boxes (3): Three (3) woven palm fibe boxes, Kuba peoples, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central Africa. Dimensions: 8.5" x 6.5" x 4.5" (largest), 3' x 3" x 3.5" (smallest) PROVENANCE:From the estate of Profe
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Group of Three Various Kuba Masks: Group of three various African Kuba, Democratic Republic of the Congo carved wood masks, of various forms, including: pwoom itok with woven head covering featuring cowrie shells; possible kete; togeth
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Kuba-Style Wood Box: Kuba-style carved wood box, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central Africa. Approximate dimensions: 15" x 4" x 4" PROVENANCE:From the estate of Professor Philip Gould, New York
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Kuba Style Box: Carved wood box, Kuba style, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central Africa. Dimensions (approx.): 12" x 5.5" x 5" PROVENANCE:From the estate of Professor Philip Gould, New York
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Kuba Wrought Iron Spear Heads (3): Three (3) Kuba peoples wrought iron spear heads, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central Africa. Dimensions (approx.): 15.5" (longest) to 8.5" (shortest) PROVENANCE:From the estate of Professor Phil
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Kuba lidded box, 20th c.: A lidded incised oval shaped box with handle in the form of an arm and hand with footed bottom. Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba. 20th century. 5 3/4"h x 11"w x 5 1/2"d. Provenance: Inventory an
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Kuba lidded box, 20th c.: A lidded incised square wooden box on a foot. Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba. 20th century. 3 1/2"h x 7 1/4"w x 6 1/2"d. Provenance: Inventory and Collection from the Estate of Merton D. Simps
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Kuba lidded box, 20th c.: A lidded incised oval shaped box with handle in the form of an arm and hand with footed bottom. Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba. 20th century. 5 3/4"h x 11"w x 5 1/2"d. Inventory and Collection
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Kuba lidded box with 2 lizards.: A semicircular lidded box with two lizards. Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba. 20th century.3 1/2"h x 15"w x 9 1/2"d. Provenance: Inventory and Collection from the Estate of Merton D. Simpson. Si
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Kuba carved lidded box, 20th c.: A semi-circular shaped lidded box with detailed carved motifs of knots and a face. Having red pigment residue inside. Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba. 20th century. 2 1/2"h x 15"w x 5 3/4"d. Pr
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70313: Three Kuba Cosmetic Boxes Democratic Republic o
70313: Three Kuba Cosmetic Boxes Democratic Republic o
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Three Kuba Cosmetic Boxes Democratic Republic of Congo, c. 20th century Each blackened wood in a crescent shape, lidded, with remains of red tukula pigment. One lid with eyebrows, eyes, and nose in high relief, surrounded by symbols of Kuba royalty; one lid with four horn shapes, geometric designs, and brass upholstery tacks; the third smaller lid with four horn shapes and a braided design. The sides of each also engraved with geometric designs symbolic of Kuba royalty. In good condition, the larger ones with cracks and losses on proper left corners, all with a dusty surface. Provenance: Property from the Esther and Alan Saks Family Collection Lengths: ranging from 8 ¾ to 14 ½ inches HID03101062020 © 2024 Heritage Auctions | All Rights Reserved
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70313: Three Kuba Cosmetic Boxes Democratic Republic o

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