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Brass- Dogon Fertility Ring

8.00
Only for the Extraordinary
Display the uniqueness of you with this beautiful brass ring. Worn by the Dogon women to promote fertility, this is a great way to add symbolism to your style. A unique addition to anyone's jewelry box. Great conversation piece. Made in Ivory Coast
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Brass - Dogon Tobacco Pot

80.00
Brass Dogon Tobacco Pot. A unique sculpted brass pot with lid. This item is very detailed and intricate. A difficult piece to put together, this truly is a work of art. Place on your shelf or table as a showcase of African imagination and craftsmanship. 6" tall 5" wide Made in Ivory Coast
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Bronze Baoule Mask Med.- 5"

12.00
Bronze Baoule Mask. Ancestry is very important to the African people, who make these masks to show honor to their ancestors. They design the masks with elaborate hair and jewelry to show great wealth and honor so their ancestors will be pleased with them and bring blessings. Ancestors are greatly to be feared if they are angered, so the people are very careful to be honoring to them at all times. These masks are greatly revered in African culture and make a great addition to any home as a decoration or collectors item. 1/2 lb. and 4 1/4 - 5" inches long, this is a treasure you will be proud to show your friends. Made in the Ivory Coast
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Brass - Celebration De Famille

27.00
The Celebration de Famille, or celebration of the family, is a modern sculpture showing the parents joy over their child. Emphasizing a sense of family and community, this is a unique and meaningful piece that others will notice and find a sense of meaning from. 7 + x 2 x 2 Made in Ivory Coast
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Brass- L'amour D'enfant

29.00
Brass L'amour d' enfant. A modern design that shows an African woman's love for her child. An artistically aesthetic solid brass work that brings a sense of love to any home. 3.5 " tall 4.5" wide Made in the Ivory Coast
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Brass Bouale Dolls

28.00
The legend behind the Boule people is that when the Bouale fled from Ashanti warriors they came to a river that they couldn't cross. Facing certain death, they sought the aid of a local sorcerer who told them to cast a child into the river to appease the river spirit. The Bouale leader handed over his own child to the sorcerer, who threw the child into the river. Imediately after this, an extraordinary number of hippos appeared on the surface of the river waters. They escaped their pursuers; and the hippos immediately receded back into the river. The Boule dolls pictured here have significant meaning as the Bouale treasure round faces. Girls will keep wooden dolls with round faces to help themselves to bear children with round faces. These brass figures represent these wooden dolls. 8.5" tall Made in Ivory Coast Sold individually
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Village People- Paysan

15.50
Village People. These solid brass statues show the everyday life of the people in African villages. Some carry water, wood, or even weapons. The one pictured is playing a flute. Each one is individually made and intricately crafted. Average height: 6 +". Made in Ivory Coast
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Brass- Africa At War

63.00
Africa at War. Solid Brass art work. Painstakingly created using the lost wax method art form, passed down through many generations. The ornate designs reflect the honor traditionally given to those who are successful in warfare. Many African groups have had a warlike past. This places tremendous status on those with the emotional, physical, and spiritual powers necessary to succeed in battle. Approx. 7" tall Made in Ivory Coast
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Brass- Stylised Polished

38.00
Modern Brass Sculpture. These brass statues are finely polished, modern works of art. Simple, yet sophisticated, these sculptures make a superb addition to any home or office. On average they are about 8 tall. Made in Ivory Coast
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Brass- Dogon Horseman,3"

20.00
Traditional work of the Dogon ethnic group shows great respect to a departed ancestor. In this piece the horse is a symbol of tremendous prestige. Ancestors are commonly honored by showing them with items of wealth or status. Additional honor is paid to ancestors in the Dogon group by showing accomplishments in war; as signified by the helmet in this statue. 3" tall Made in Ivory Coast
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Brass- Dogon Horseman, Aged, 5"

28.00
Brass Dogon Horseman (aged). Fine example of African artwork unique to the Dogon tribe. Dogons; as well as most other people groups in West Africa; attribute tremendous prestige to ownership of a horse. Even today, some consider this a greater status symbol than owning a car. In this particular piece the figure is a representation of a departed ancestor, as he is riding a horse this shows that he was a great person. Also, the figure represented is wearing a helmet. This signifies that the person was accomplished in the arts of war. Made of solid bronze. Approx. 5" tall Made in Ivory Coast
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Brass- Dogon Horseman, 7"

98.00
Brass Dogon Horseman (aged). Fine example of African artwork unique to Dogon tribe. Dogons; as well as most others in West Africa; attribute tremendous prestige to ownership of a horse. Even today, some consider this greater status than owning a car. To honor ancestors, the deceased is often shown on horse. Helmet reflects back to a time when Dogons defended themselves against Muslim invaders who drove them into cliffs that they live by to this day. Approximately 7.5" tall. Solid Brass. Item # A-B182.
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Brass- Dogon Family on Stand

110.00
Brass Dogon Family. This piece is hand crafted from the renowned Dogon cliff dwellers. The entire religious faith of this tribe is built around belief that they originated from a star in heaven. Their style of brass work is unique from other people groups in that figures are cast in a much more noble way than people are seen in true life to honor ancestors. 5" x 7" x 3" Approximately 3 lbs. Made in Mali
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Brass Dogon Standing Couple (priced individually)

38.00
Brass Dogon Couple. This couple is typical of the Dogon sculpture style. Family is very important to them and so very often their statues reflect a sense of community and love. These statues are a great way to show a part of true African culture in your own home. 7 x 2 + x 1 Made in Mali
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Brass Dogon Kneeling Couple

47.00
The Dogon ethnic group in sub-Sahara west Africa creates truly distinctive art work. The figures are shown somewhat differently that people appear in real life, so as to give more honor to departed ancestors. This is typical of the art work of this ethnic
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Brass- Dogon Couple Seated Each=

52.00
The distinctive style of the Dogon ethnic group from the cliffs of West Africa, comes through in this work with unmistakable clarity. Departed ancestors are normally given tremendous honor in Dogon; as well as most other forms African artwork. Here, many features are somewhat exaggerated to show the unusual abilities or character qualities of those depicted. Approx. 5" tall Made in Mali
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Brass- Slave @ Burden

27.00
Unleash the Power of African Artistry
Brass Slave with Burden. This piece shows a slave kneeling beneath his heavy burden. The round face that is so treasured in much of African culture is shown in wonderful detail. The stand upon which the slave kneels has an exquisite border that sets this piece apart. The statue stands about 7 inches tall and weighs over 1 lb. Don't pass by this unique treasure pain-stakingly created using the lost wax method. Made in Ivory Coast
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Brass - Horse

100.00
Brass Horse. This is a unique and beautifully hand-crafted piece that equestrian lovers as well as art collectors will cherish. This statue shows a spirit of freedom, you can almost feel the wind rushing around you as you examine this piece. The features of the horse are done in exquisite detail, right down to the teeth in its mouth. This is one piece that will bring compliments from everyone. In Africa, a horse has always been a symbol of great status. Even today, some people would consider a horse of even greater value than a car. About 8 inches from base to top, and nearly a foot long. Over 4 lbs. Made in Ivory Coast
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Brass-Man's Three Vises

38.00
Large brass figure entitled "Mans three Vices". The vices are alchohol: (as shown by the bottle;) women; and tobacco: (as shown by the ashtray on the woman's head.) A beautiful ornament that can be used as an ashtray or as an entertaining conversation piece. Approximately 7"tall. Made in Ivory Coast.
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Brass- Chef de Canton

18.00
The Chef de Canton is a brass sculpture of a powerful ruler. It shows the man sitting down with an ornate staff in his right hand, and in his left, a human head. The ornate staff denoting wealth; and the head shows power: both highly valued traits in African art. A tremendously symbolic look at how ethnic groups in Africa honor leaders. Made of solid brass.3 + tall and 1 + square. Made in Ivory Cost
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Brass- Two Headed Crocodile Proverb

8.00
Two Headed Crocodile Proverb. This unique piece of art relates visually an ancient African proverb that says "If there are two brothers in a home, both must work to feed the family." A popular symbol in Africa, where other people groups use it to symbolize the futility of greed: "The wealth of the greedy ultimately goes to the community". Approximately 4" in diameter. Made in the Ivory Coast.
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Brass - Jewlery Boxes-3 1/2"

26.00
Brass Jewelry Box. A beautifully hand-crafted look makes this African jewelry box a great buy and a wonderful piece of authentic African heritage. Sure to be noticed and admired by all who see it. Used in West Africa for storing all manner of valuables including money, tobacco, ointments, jewelry, etc. It is considered an excellent piece to have in Africa as it is used to protect items from termites and other insects. Many variations in shape and design. Measures 3 1/2 inches square and weighs over 1 lb. Made in Ivory Coast
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Brass-Shishkebab Skewer(Unit cost)

4.50
Brass Shishkebab Skewer. These skewers will be a great addition to any cook's kitchen or collectors showcase. Made with great detail, these skewers are sure to bring compliments from everyone. Liven up a dinner party and share the wealth of Africa with your friends. Many varieties available. Skewer is about 17 inches long and is very durable. Makes a great gift.
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Chess Board and Lost Wax Method Bronze Pieces

170.00
Chess Board and Bronze Pieces created using the lost wax method. A challenge awaiting the next move. Pit yourself against your opponent in the universal game of chess. The authentic game pieces are sculpted of African royalty. 14x14" Item #A-B500.
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