logo
Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Log In
lots of lots
placeholder

A Luba Chieftain diviners

Discover Similar Items

See All
placeholder
Est. $800Nov 13

Luba Peoples, Democratic Republic of Congo, Mboko Figure, representing a Diviner's wife, traditionally placed outside the

placeholder
Est. $700Nov 19

A wonderful Cheyenne Full beaded knife sheath with tin cone danglers. 9". Fantastic beadwork. Comes with buck skinners knife

Ziebarth's AntiquesAvoca, WI, US
placeholder
Est. $350Nov 19

19th century full beaded pair of moccasins with fantastic beadwork in rough condition. With some TLC someone is going to

Ziebarth's AntiquesAvoca, WI, US
placeholder
Est. $165Nov 19

Another very nice pair of circa 1900-1915 soft brain tanned hide pucker toe moccasins. Some toe beadwork with silk trim.

Ziebarth's AntiquesAvoca, WI, US
placeholder
Est. $4501 day Left

Handmade Native American Indian Paiute Beaded basket. Tribe of Utah. ca 1950s or earlier. FREE DOMESTIC

Cowboy Joe's AntiquesLas Cruces, NM, US
placeholder
Est. $801 day Left

ca 1930's Hand beaded and leather hat band. Lovely floral beaded design. Nice vintage piece. Very little wear. Beaded

Cowboy Joe's AntiquesLas Cruces, NM, US
placeholder
Est. $2001 day Left

Vintage Native American Wolf Dancer Kachina with fur and leather boots, holding rattle and ceremonial staff.Measures 17"

Cowboy Joe's AntiquesLas Cruces, NM, US
placeholder
Est. $165Nov 19

Nice soft hide pair of vintage Woodlands beaded pucker toe moccasins. 9" long. Very soft brain tanned doe skin hide. One

Ziebarth's AntiquesAvoca, WI, US
placeholder
Est. $500Nov 14

Included in this lot is a fine set of Cheyenne Native American Indian moccasins with beautiful beadwork on hide dating to

placeholder
Est. $4006 days Left

Title: Beautiful probably LUBA Mask Congo DRC African Tribal Art 1382Description: CONGO DRCBeautiful MaskProbably

Jasper52New York, NY, US
placeholder
Est. $2506 days Left

Title: Luba wood headrest - DRC Congo - African Art Tribal ArtDescription:The Luba are renowned for their statuary and in

Jasper52New York, NY, US
placeholder
Est. $5,0006 days Left

Title: LUBA superb cariatid stool seat figure statue Congo African Tribal Art 1331Description: CONGO DRCSuperb LUBA caryatid

Jasper52New York, NY, US

Lot 0016 Details

Description
A Luba Bilumba chieftain Diviners Hat from the Congo, with glass beads, feathers and woven raffia. The fine beadwork is woven into the cloth. See: Memory, Luba Art and the Making of History, Mary Nooter Roberts and Allen Roberts, pages 186-188 for similar. Provenance: Gaëtan Schoonbroodt collection, Verviers. H=30 cm
Condition
The beadwork and woven raffia are in good condition; most of the feathers in good condition, but some on the back are somewhat damaged by insects (see images)
Dimensions
39.6 x 29.7 x 36.7 cm
Buyer's Premium
  • 12%

A Luba Chieftain diviners

Estimate €1,000 - €1,500Sep 22, 2019
Shipping, Payment & Auction Policies
See Policy for Shipping
Ships fromAntwerp, Belgium
placeholderplaceholder
Get notifications from your favorite auctioneers.
placeholderplaceholder
As Seen On
placeholder
placeholder
placeholder
placeholder
placeholder
Shop With Confidence
Since 2002, LiveAuctioneers has made exceptional items available for safe purchase in secure online auctions.
placeholder