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Small horned fetish - Cloth, Wood - Yaka - DR Congo

Lot reference 30792787

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Location: Belgium
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$55 Bidder 3658
10-11-2019 16:09:07

1st half 20th century - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

Object: Small horned fetish
Ethnic group/ culture: Yaka
Region/ country: DR Congo
Material: Cloth, Wood
Period: 1st half 20th century
Condition: Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 16.5×4×4 cm

A small horned Yaka fetish, adorned with a red cloth.
The pictured base is not included in the sale.

Dated to the 1920's-1930's

This item comes with a signed and stamped certificate confirming its authenticity. All our lots are appraised and checked by Jos Humblet. Mr. Humblet (°1954, Brussels) graduated in 1978 as Master of Art at St. Lukas in Brussels. From 1978 until 1993 he worked at the Royal Museum of Fine Arts in Brussels, where he specialised in formal analysis of works of art. Mr. Humblet started collecting tribal art in 1980 and became a dealer in 1995, specialising in art from Kongo, Nigeria, Cameroon and Chad.

This lot will be packed with the utmost care and shipped with DHL Express.

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Catawiki member since August 11, 2018, received 34 reviews in total (32 in last 12 months)

Feedback score: 96.9% (32 reviews)
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    parfait exemple totalement maîtrisé par son sculpteur pour tenter de saisir l'art déroutant mais vite fascinant des Mumyue aux yeux d'un occidental: magistral et beau
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    user-725adb3 October 29, 2019

  • All was perfect!

    user-d1f39c3 October 7, 2019

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    Prima!
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    urolmaas October 6, 2019

  • Hello,
    an error occurred and i have still not received this figure which i paid for.
    I contacted the seller as i recieved an item i didn't purchase by mistake. I have rewritten to him this morning.

    user-bcbbce4 October 3, 2019

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    Commande conforme aux photos.
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    Lebelgebx14 August 20, 2019

  • A fine mask, promptly and safely delivered.

    JeffSpurr July 3, 2019

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    Très beau masque, soclé par un professionnel de renom il me semble. Vendeur attentif à mes demandes.
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    user-2b19e20 June 26, 2019

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    A very attractive piece, and an extremely quick delivery.
    Thank you so much for everything!

    Matthew Taylor-Shaw
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    user-bcbbce4 June 21, 2019

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    Wunderbare kleine Statue, wie beschrieben. Sehr gut verpackt
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    user-6ab0a03 June 21, 2019

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    Cette statue aurait dû être milieu du siècle dernier, or c’est une copie récente.
    Je la retourne au vendeur
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    sumiso June 20, 2019

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    We are sorry that you are not satisfied with your purchase. Our expert stands by his assessment that this is an authentic piece.
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    nice shield, fantastic packing, very proffessional, thanks a lot and always again.
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    Wodimi May 29, 2019

  • The item was exactly as shown and described. Very quick shipment and very well packed too. I'm 100% satisfied!

    user-4cbe0b2 May 25, 2019

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    Très joli objet conforme à la description; envoi rapide; parfait !
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    tribalum001 May 25, 2019

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    ok
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    tatiefraise007 May 25, 2019

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    super MERCI POUR LE CERTIFICAT
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    VIOTJEANLOUIS May 25, 2019

  • Our Pende Mbuya mask arrived in perfect condition and a certificate of authenticity came shortly after. We were pleased with our several communications with the vendor, AuthenticArt.

    user-ccfc50d May 21, 2019

  • Lot conforme à la description et photo
    Lot as describred in picture.Good packaging

    user-c1614fc May 20, 2019

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    Très satisfaite de mon achat et du vendeur
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    camadi May 14, 2019

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    top item, top verpakt, dank
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    action777 May 10, 2019

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    Diego63 May 10, 2019

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    Very good. Well packed and very fast delivery.
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    AlexandreBou May 9, 2019

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    Lot conforme aux photos et à la description.
    Envoi rapide et sécurisé.
    Réception du certificat d’authenticité dans un deuxième temps.
    Parfait !
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    user-d4dbfe0 May 9, 2019

  • Object well packaged, and as described through the photographs.

    nfo May 6, 2019

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    Excellent. Very good packaging.
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    user-7d2f044 May 2, 2019

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    Fausto3 April 10, 2019

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Shipping costs

United States $55.39
Austria $33.23
Belgium $27.69
China $66.46
Cyprus $33.23
Czech Republic $33.23
Denmark $27.69
Finland $33.23
France $27.69
Germany $27.69
Greece $27.69
Hong Kong, China $77.54
Hungary $33.23
Ireland $33.23
Israel $77.54
Italy $33.23
Japan $77.54
Latvia $33.23
Lithuania $33.23
Luxembourg $27.69
Malta $33.23
Netherlands $27.69
Norway $33.23
Poland $33.23
Portugal $33.23
Romania $33.23
Singapore $77.54
Slovak Republic $33.23
Slovenia $33.23
Spain $33.23
Sweden $33.23
Switzerland $38.77
Taiwan $77.54
Turkey $38.77
United Kingdom $27.69
Rest of Europe $33.23
Anywhere else $49.85

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