Lot: 56477th tribal art auction
South Africa, Zulu
|Provenance||Size||Starting price / estimated price|
|Old British Collection||L: 21.3 inch||
plus 23 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance
two-coloured african teak wood "kiaat", round shaft with two cuffs of copper wire, bowl-shaped mace-head, slightly dam., cracks;
every Zulu man used to have such a club, using it as an effective weapon.
Ginzberg, Marc, Afrikanische Formen, Mailand 2001, p. 202