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Antique African Ivory Bust - MANGBETU - Kasai - D.R.Congo

Lot reference 17374117
Antique African Ivory Bust - MANGBETU - Kasai - D.R.Congo

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Current bid $123
Next minimum bid $136
Location: Belgium
Auction fee: 9% of the winning bid
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Ca. 1910 - 1930 - Good condition.

Beautifully carved piece of elephant tusk from former Belgian Congo.
These sort of pieces were brought back to Belgium just before the war, around 1935. They were brought back by early colonists and were crafted on commission in the region of Kasai, in former Belgian Congo.
Total Height - 14,5 cm ; Total weight - 392 grams.
Good condition.


This is antique ivory.

The provider guarantees that this object is antique ivory made before 1947, and thus, permitted under CITES regulations. This item will be delivered with a certificate of the Ruyten appraisal office, signed by the appraiser Jan Willem Ruyten.

This will be sent by registered mail ONLY within Europe.
For shipment outside of Europe special permits are required, which will, in all likelihood, not be granted.

NO SHIPPING OUTSIDE EUROPE.

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  • Dengese raffias are hard to find, so 'thank you' to the seller. This lot had some condition issues, but they are minor. Delivery time was reasonable considering distance travelled. I am contented.

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  • According to shipment tracking delivered by Bpost CD 137987369 BE to Ballynahowen, Co Galway ( 200 km away from my adress) and unable to deliver.

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    DERJOHAN November 27, 2018

  • Tutto come da programma, venditore serio articolo come da foto, ringrazio lui e lo staff di catawiki

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  • Very smooth auction process, and then very fast shipping too! The textiles I received are fabulous, just as pictured. I am also grateful to the seller for offering these, and will treasure them always

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United States $43.13
Austria $36.97
Belgium $12.32
Canada $43.13
Denmark $36.97
France $24.65
Germany $18.49
Ireland $36.97
Italy $36.97
Luxembourg $36.97
Netherlands $18.49
Norway $36.97
Poland $36.97
Portugal $36.97
Spain $36.97
Sweden $36.97
Switzerland $36.97
United Kingdom $36.97
Rest of Europe $36.97
Anywhere else $43.13

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