Dance bracelet - Leather, Horsehair - Baoulé - Ivory Coast

Description
Dance bracelet - Leather, Horsehair - Baoulé - Ivory Coast
mid 20th century - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

An authentic Baule Dance Bracelet made of leather straps and horsehair.

Dated to mid 20th century
Lenght approx 70 cm

This piece belonged to the collection of Count Simon du Chastel de la Howarderie (1926-2014) and was obtained through one of his heirs.

This item comes with a signed 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.

All items are packed with the utmost care and shipped insured with DHL Express.

Lot details
Object
Dance bracelet
Ethnic group/ culture
Baoulé
Region/ country
Ivory Coast
Material
Horsehair, Leather
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
4×10×70 cm
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