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Lamellophones (2) - Metal, Wood - Sanza / Mbira - Chokwe - Angola / DRC

Lot reference 28030569

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Location: United States
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Est. mid 20th C, possibly earlier/later - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

Total nr of items: 2
Object: Lamellophones
Indigenous object name: Sanza / Mbira
Ethnic group/ culture: Chokwe
Region/ country: Angola / DRC
Material: Metal, Wood
Period: Est. mid 20th C, possibly earlier/later
Condition: Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 17×9×3 cm

Two beautifully carved Sanza with a intricately carved patterns on the soundboard. Presumably Chokwe. Fine form and nice patina - they appear to have been well used. Original tines all appear to be in place. Both have the same measurements.

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Catawiki member since January 31, 2019, received 9 reviews in total (9 in last 12 months)

Feedback score: 100% (9 reviews)
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    merci, thank you +++++
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    ranat1947 August 21, 2019

  • My purchased item - ethnographic musical instruments - arrived safely, in a condition as described.
    Great service!
    Thank you.

    user-0bf68c0 August 3, 2019

  • My purchased item - an ethnographic music instrument - arrived safely, in a condition as described.
    Great service!
    Thank you.

    user-0bf68c0 July 13, 2019

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    Tutto perfetto. Venditore molto professionale.
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    Duccio56 July 8, 2019

  • The item I purchased was carefully packed and sent promptly. Thumbs up to the seller!

    user-310af02 June 28, 2019

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    Mooie kam, levering duurde wat lang (rommelige transporteur). H.g. KvZ
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    user-c873ca1 June 18, 2019

    Response by seller
    Hi Kees — looks like the parcel is waiting at a PostNL pickup location. I have sent you the detailed tracking information.
  • Unfortunately this has not yet arrived- I believe it is stuck in customs,
    Regards,
    Robin

    user-e152c0a May 28, 2019

    Response by seller
    Package now delivered and apparently in good order!

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