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Large mid 20th century African tribal Yoruba carved wood ceremonial lock, c 1950


Large mid 20th century African tribal Yoruba carved wood ceremonial lock, c 1950
Large mid 20th century African tribal Yoruba carved wood ceremonial lock, c 1950
Large mid 20th century African tribal Yoruba carved wood ceremonial lock, c 1950
Large mid 20th century African tribal Yoruba carved wood ceremonial lock, c 1950
Large mid 20th century African tribal Yoruba carved wood ceremonial lock, c 1950
Large mid 20th century African tribal Yoruba carved wood ceremonial lock, c 1950
Large mid 20th century African tribal Yoruba carved wood ceremonial lock, c 1950
Large mid 20th century African tribal Yoruba carved wood ceremonial lock, c 1950
Large mid 20th century African tribal Yoruba carved wood ceremonial lock, c 1950
Large mid 20th century African tribal Yoruba carved wood ceremonial lock, c 1950

Large mid 20th century African tribal Yoruba carved wood ceremonial lock, c 1950   Large mid 20th century African tribal Yoruba carved wood ceremonial lock, c 1950

About the item: Unusual and rare mid 20th century vintage African Yoruba tribal wood carved ceremonial lock, c 1950. Nicely carved and decorated in a naïve tribal style the item has aged well with good colour/patina. Some minor age related wear but overall it is in good condition given its age and use. Please refer to the detailed photographs and feel free to contact me with any questions or if you would like to view the item.

Size: 45 cm tall x 42 cm wide. I have travelled extensively throughout Africa, Asia, India, North America and much of my collection has been sourced in the Country of origin. After many years of collecting I decided to start to sell and have established'Curious Antiques' which specialises in a range of fine and more unusual antiques.

These include fine furniture, religious items, militaria, amusement machines and one of the Countries best collections of African, Chinese, Eastern and Indian tribal and ethnographic antiques. I value your custom and will do all I can to keep you happy and satisfied. The item "Large mid 20th century African tribal Yoruba carved wood ceremonial lock, c 1950" is in sale since Wednesday, July 2, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic Antiques\African".1328" and is located in North Walsham.

This item can be shipped worldwide.

  1. Product: African Ceremonial Lock
  2. Primary Material: Wood
  3. Age: Post-1940
  4. Region of Origin: African
  5. Original/ Repro: Original


Large mid 20th century African tribal Yoruba carved wood ceremonial lock, c 1950   Large mid 20th century African tribal Yoruba carved wood ceremonial lock, c 1950