Current auction

89th Tribal Art Auction
2018-07-07

The collection of the Wuppertal artist Gerd Hanebeck with objects from the Han Coray collection. African art works from European collections, including an important group of historical Mumuye figures and special works of art from Nigeria. Selected objects from Papua New Guinea.

The after sale has started

The after sale of our tribal art auction # 89 has started. Some items are still available. Maybe you will discover one of this objects for your collection.

After sale catalogue

Highlights of the current auction

Rare pectoral ornament
Lot: 17

Papua New Guinea, North Coast, Aitape Region, Wawapu

Headrest, 19th century
Lot: 31

Papua New Guinea - Huon Gulf, Morobe Province, Tami Islands

Suspension hook with male figure
Lot: 36

Papua New Guinea - Sepik

Frieze mask
Lot: 37

Papua New Guinea - West Sepik, Aitape

Helmet mask "zo gbe"
Lot: 137

Sierra Leone/Liberia, Gola

Figural group with sacrificial bowl, 19th/beginning of 20th century
Lot: 149

Guinea-Bissau, Bidjogo

Antelope dance crest "tijwara"
Lot: 153

Mali, Bamana

Large anthropomorphic mask
Lot: 170

Burkina Faso, Bobo/Marka/Dafing

Standing female figure
Lot: 180

Côte d'Ivoire, Atié/Ebrié

Pair of figures "lü me"
Lot: 199

Côte d'Ivoire, Dan

Anthropomorphic face mask "tankagle"
Lot:

Côte d'Ivoire, Dan

Rare old "zauli" mask
Lot: 210

Côte d'Ivoire, Guro

Equestrian figure
Lot: 215

Côte d'Ivoire, Senufo

Rare zoomorphic mask
Lot: 217

Côte d'Ivoire, Senufo

Headdress with figural superstructure
Lot: 249

Nigeria, Afo

Rare panel of the "ekpo" society
Lot: 258

Nigeria, Eket

Circular face mask for the "ekpo" society
Lot: 259

Nigeria, Eket

Circular face mask for the "ekpo" society
Lot: 260

Nigeria, Eket

Rare dance crest of fancy design
Lot: 268

Nigeria, Ibibio

Two rare masks "okpu isi amavulu"
Lot: 277

South East Nigeria, Igala/Ibaji

Janus-faced helmet mask
Lot: 278

Nigeria, Igbo

Water spirit mask
Lot: 289

Nigeria, Ijaw

Rare Shrine object
Lot: 290

Nigeria, Ishan

Anthropomorphic figure "iagalagana", before 1969
Lot: 296

Nigeria, Mumuye

Standing ancestor figure "iagalagana", before 1969
Lot: 297

Nigeria, Mumuye

Female ancestor figure "iagalagana", before 1969
Lot: 298

Nigeria, Mumuye

Standing ancestor figure "iagalagana", before 1969
Lot: 299

Nigeria, Mumuye

Female ancestor figure "iagalagana", before 1969
Lot: 300

Nigeria, Mumuye

Female ancestor figure "iagalagana", before 1969
Lot: 301

Nigeria, Mumuye

Rare janus staff "edan oshugbo"
Lot: 312

Nigeria, Yoruba

Exceptionally beautiful and rare female ancestor figure
Lot: 332

Gabon, Fang

Reliquiary figure "mbulu-ngulu"
Lot: 333

Gabon, Kota, Obamba or Mindumu group

Reliquary guardian figure "mbulu-ngulu" ("spirit of a deceased")
Lot:

Gabon, Kota

Mask-like head sculpture
Lot: 335

Gabon, Kota

Helmet mask "emboli" or "mbuto"
Lot: 336

Gabon, Kota

Male ancestor figure "singiti"
Lot: 374

D. R. Congo, Hemba

Head scultpure
Lot: 394

D. R. Congo, Lega

Spoon
Lot: 402

D. R. Congo, Lega

Staff of office "kibango"
Lot: 410

D. R. Congo, Luba

Anthropomorphic male ancestor figure "beli"
Lot: 419

D. R. Congo, Mangbetu

Rare board mask
Lot: 445

D. R. Congo, Pende, East

Shield "kalengula"
Lot: 451

D. R. Congo, Songe/Luba

Standing male figure "tege"
Lot: 466

D. R. Congo, Teke

Mask "ndeemba"
Lot: 475

D. R. Congo, Yaka

Rare figure
Lot: 497

Tanzania, Bena