You haven't verified your email address yet

Ancestor figure - Wood - "akua ba" - Ashanti - Ghana

Lot reference 33835243
Ancestor figure - Wood - "akua ba" - Ashanti - Ghana

The auction you are viewing has now ended

Show current auctions

Valid bid!

In order to place your bid, you'll only need to sign in or create a free account.

Already registered?

Waiting for extension Lot closed Open for bids in Lot closes in: Offer expires in:

Your bid Current bid $50
Reserve price not met
Next minimum bid $56
Location: Germany
Auction fee: 9% of the winning bid
Shipping to United States: $41.04
$
$

No bids placed.

$50 Bidder 6803
26-03-2020 20:04:55
$45 Bidder 3673
24-03-2020 08:11:23
$34 Bidder 7814
24-03-2020 00:32:21
$29 Bidder 3673
23-03-2020 19:10:57
$18 Bidder 4257
23-03-2020 19:10:48
$12 Bidder 3673
23-03-2020 19:10:47
$10 Bidder 4257
23-03-2020 15:28:44

2nd half 20th century

Object: Ancestor figure (More lots)
Indigenous object name: "akua ba"
Ethnic group/ culture: Ashanti
Region/ country: Ghana
Material: Wood
Period: 2nd half 20th century
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 32×14×4 cm

Ashanti akua ba-Figur

Beautifully carved, very beautiful piece. Exquisite workmanship with a lively, expressive feel about it.

Condition: beautiful, matte shiny, light-dark patina, headboard top inconspicuously ripped and glued (see pictures)

Material: wood
Height = approx. 32 cm. Depth: approx. 4 cm, width: approx. 14 cm
Shipped with DHL (€18 EU, €7 Germany) - buyer welcome to collect!

De afrikakunst  

Catawiki member since March 23, 2015, received 172 reviews in total (42 in last 12 months)

Feedback score: 97.6% (42 reviews)
(last 12 months)
  • Die Maske ist heute unbeschädigt bei mir angekommen.
    Sie war auch sehr gut verpackt und entspricht genau der Beschreibung

    Grüße
    Helmut Kummerer

    user-2a3f2dc March 18, 2020

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Envio rapido y bien empaquetado, llego en perfectas condiciones.
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    kicka3747 February 25, 2020

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    very nice
    all OK
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-5372ca7 February 14, 2020

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Great!
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-a0d50b7 February 12, 2020

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Guten Tag
    Die Maske ist gut angekommen, vielen Dank! Leider liegt kein erklärender Text bei, der Herkunft und Verwendung der Maske erklärt. Wo kann ich diese Informationen finden?
    Gruß, Jang Kayser.
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-6aa4d28 January 26, 2020

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    parfait
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    bx19break January 12, 2020

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    avete affidato il lotto a un trasportatore inaffidabile che ha perso il lotto.
    feedback negativo
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    GIOVANNIPASQUINI January 3, 2020

    Response by seller
    Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Das Objekt wurde versendet mit DHL/Deutsche Post! Das ist größte und zuverlässigste Paketdienst in Deutschland.
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off
  • The Dan mask has aiived and look OK
    Regards, Ola Steen
    EVOLUZIA-ART CENTER
    Denmark

    user-c4e5026 December 4, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Nice product - Good packaging - Swift deliverance
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    ericgf December 4, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    tutto bene
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    giancarlocavallero December 3, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Tevreden!
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-dd3803a November 25, 2019

  • Hello, Today the fetish arrived. Everything is fine, thank you!
    Léonie

    user-7a6b84d September 27, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Perfect
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-5f0d018 September 22, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Transaction parfaite !
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-0655e10 September 21, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Eine Figur leider beim Transport beschädigt. Geld über Catawiki zurück bekommen
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-6ab0a03 September 19, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Rapport qualité esthétique-prix satisfaisant
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    christianpotin September 15, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Item has been packed very well and timely shipped. It arrived quickly and in perfect condition. The description was very accurate and it is even more beautiful in reality. Thank you!
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    crazybunny September 12, 2019

    Response by seller
    Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Thank you!
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off
  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    All right.
    Good packing
    Thank you
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    ARIEL166 September 5, 2019

  • Beautiful piece! Just as described. Securely wrapped. Extremely fast shipping. Love it!!!
    Thank you so much!

    user-0812a66 September 5, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Toute la transaction a été impeccable et la livraison rapide.
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-0655e10 August 23, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Super!
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-1d136d7 July 12, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Conforme à la description, parfait.
    Merci
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-1775a5d July 5, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Super schöne Maske, wie beschrieben.
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-6ab0a03 June 21, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Alles ok, wie beschrieben
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-6ab0a03 June 21, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Ist in Ordnung angekommen!
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-3b09a00 June 17, 2019

View all reviews

Delivery

The seller will ship the item(s) within 3 working days after receiving confirmation of payment.

Shipping costs are for mainland destinations only.
More information

Customs information

Any other costs or charges such as customs or import duties, customs clearance and handling may also apply during the shipment of your lot and will be charged to you by the involved party at a later stage if applicable.

Shipping costs

United States $41.04
Austria $19.44
Belgium $19.44
Canada $41.04
Denmark $19.44
France $19.44
Germany $7.56
Ireland $19.44
Italy $19.44
Luxembourg $19.44
Norway $19.44
Poland $19.44
Portugal $19.44
Spain $19.44
Sweden $19.44
Switzerland $32.40
The Netherlands $19.44
United Kingdom $32.40
Rest of Europe $33.48
Anywhere else $50.77

Save shipping costs

You can pick up this lot from the seller: Bielefeld (), Germany.

If you win more than one lot sold by the same seller in the same auction, your shipment will be combined. In this case, only the shipping costs of whichever lot has the highest shipping costs will be applied.

Any questions?

I have a general question

All of our auctions are subject to notarial supervision 

Payment options

Visa Mastercard Sepa_credit_transfer

Share this lot with your friends

We’re sorry, we're unable to accept your bid

Due to an outstanding payment, you currently cannot place any bids on Catawiki.

Once your payment has been processed, you will immediately be able to place your bids again as normal. Please note: If you decide to pay via bank transfer, your payment may take up to 2 working days to be processed. We therefore recommend using one of the direct payment methods available on our payment page.

Pay now

X
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in