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Fly whisk - Wood - Nsesa, Provenance Patric Claes - Bacongo - Congo DRC

Lot reference 24194523

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1st half 20th century - Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear

Object: Fly whisk (More lots)
Indigenous object name: Nsesa, Provenance Patric Claes
Ethnic group/ culture: Bacongo
Region/ country: Congo DRC
Material: Wood
Period: 1st half 20th century
Condition: Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear
Sold with stand: Yes
Dimensions: 37×3×3 cm

Nsesa Bacongo Flywhisk, DRC Congo.

H= 24 cm wood part, 37 cm with the whisk part, 41 on the metal stand ( included). Wood, horse hair, copper nails with a round head. Shiny Patina .

Provenance Patric Claes, Conservateur du Musée des Arts Traditionnels et du Folklore. Democratic Republic of the Congo

Age: Early to mid-20th Century.

The flywhisk is a symbol of the authority, the smooth and worn surfaces show signs of use.

David Norden buyafricanantiques. com is an antique dealer with 25 years experience.

The offered items can be viewed or picked up, if desired, at his African Antiques Shop in Antwerp.

Sold with a free written description of the tribe and the private opinion of David Norden.

Free shipping. Sent by registered and insured mail up to €500 with Track & Trace (higher insurance value on request).

Please note: seller guarantees this item's authenticity, as described.

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Catawiki member since July 1, 2014, received 146 reviews in total (52 in last 12 months)

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    Très bien merci
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    tatiefraise007 April 30, 2019

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    David Norden toujours positif, correct ! A big African Art dealer.
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    solSOL April 29, 2019

  • Beautiful sculpture, pleased with the objects, couldn't ask for more... Buy here with confidence from great tribal art dealer 5 star service!!

    user-8adfd35 April 26, 2019

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    Bellissima maschera!!! Transazione perfetta...Grazie!
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    danmask April 24, 2019

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    SUPER
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    VIOTJEANLOUIS April 23, 2019

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    Goed verpakt en snelle verzending 😀
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    tribe April 21, 2019

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    Mooi beeld, altijd zeer vriendelijke en deskundige uitleg van David Norden.
    Hartelijk dank
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    Josbelde March 13, 2019

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    Very nice figures
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    Oliver84 February 28, 2019

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    Ein sehr schönes Stück, das zügig geliefert wurde.
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    MPOKL February 23, 2019

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    Muy bien y muy rápido el envío. Ha sido un placer comprar este lote.
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    JanoCuys February 22, 2019

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    zeer goede verpakking, snelle bezorging. het object was mooier dan verwacht. zeer tevreden met de aankoop. alles uitstekende kwaliteit.
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    rosekrans February 13, 2019

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    très bien. beau masque.
    Merci
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    TFarge26 January 11, 2019

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    Perfect verpakt,snelle levering ,goede verkoper.
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    regulus007 October 24, 2018

  • Never a problem with David after years of purchasing. Quality
    and condition always as described.

    rickandnan October 12, 2018

  • I received the Tchokwe pipe I ordered from David Norden of Antwerpen in excellent condition and less than two weeks after purchasing it at auction on Catawiki.

    user-ccfc50d October 12, 2018

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    Tout est OK. Merci
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    Duffaub October 8, 2018

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    Très belle boite à Tukula Kuba avec belle patine
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    lovviere October 7, 2018

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    A great mask - thank you.
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    hobisch October 5, 2018

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    Hartelijk dank voor de mooie kuba cup,alles zeer gunstig verlopen.
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    Josbelde September 22, 2018

  • Superb pieces from a preeminently reputable and reliable dealer

    lawrenceowens August 24, 2018

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    A really beautiful specimen that will find a nice place in my collection. Very friendly and professional contact with the seller.
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    michaelvonforstner August 20, 2018

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    Superbe objet authentique,vendeur très aimable et compétent.
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    trexpaul August 15, 2018

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    Excellent object perfect packing
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    lucgerrits August 14, 2018

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    excellent emballage
    certificat à l'interieur du paquet
    un sans faute , c'est rare !!

    mille mercis
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    stephaneolivier August 14, 2018

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