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    Lot of Two Assorted African Ethnographic Axes. Comprising two ceremonial or prestige axes from the Pende [Luba] tribe of Zaire. Both have carved wood figural heads and hand-forged steel blades with incised linework. The second example has brass studs adorning the haft. Lengths are 17-inches and 14 1/2-inches. Condition: Both are good to very good, showing age wear, pitting to blades, cracks, chips and dark patina.

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    Auction Dates
    Apr-May, 2012
    30th-1st Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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