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Luba Ceremonial Axe

Auction:
3099B
Lot:
153
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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3099B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 05, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Luba Ceremonial Axe, early 20th century, wood handle terminates in a well-coiffured head, wrought iron blade from the mouth, lg. 17 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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Keywords

Architecture, Axe, Camping equipment, Ethnic groups in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ferrous metallurgy, Luba, Luba people, Visual arts, Wrought iron

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