Lot: 40291 Tribal Art Auction
South Africa, Zulu
|Provenance||Size||Starting price / estimated price|
|Old British Collection||L: 16.9 inch||
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animal horn, brass, additional: headring, fine plant fibre netting, remains of old collection label Rare animal horn clubs have always been considered particularly valuable and highly valued. As a status symbol, their property was reserved for great hunters. The rare material was difficult to work with, but was very durable and also had great magical effectiveness.