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Africa | Collier "onlua" from the Teke people of DR Congo | Brass | The number of teeth the "onlua" had, gave information about the prestige of a chief. They not only showed the meaning of his rank, but the number of villages subjected to his jurisdiction as well. | Est. 1800 - 2700 €

Africa | Collier "onlua" from the Teke people of DR Congo | Brass | The number of teeth the "onlua" had, gave information about the prestige of a chief. They not only showed the meaning of his rank, but the number of villages subjected to his jurisdiction as well. | Est. 1800 - 2700 €

Africa | Bronze Teke Necklace from the DR Congo | Est. 3,000 - 5,000 Euro

Africa | Bronze Teke Necklace from the DR Congo | Est. 3,000 - 5,000 Euro

DR Congo | Torque from the Teke people | Bronze alloy | 280 € ~ sold (Apr '14)

DR Congo | Torque from the Teke people | Bronze alloy | 280 € ~ sold (Apr '14)

Caste bronze Onlua collar worn by cheif's also currency exchange. Bateke, D.R. Congo  (info@singkiang.com)

Cast bronze Onlua collar worn by chiefs, also currency exchange. Bateke, D.

Africa | Currency torque necklace from the Banda or Nzakara people of Central African Republic or DR Congo | Brass / bronze alloy | 300€ ~ sold (Sept '14)

Africa | Currency torque necklace from the Banda or Nzakara people of Central African Republic or DR Congo | Brass / bronze alloy | 300€ ~ sold (Sept '14)

Africa |  Teke Tribe ( Ogowe region in the Democratic Republic of Congo and Gabon )  copper alloy collar (Onlua), late 19th or early 20th century.

Africa | Teke Tribe ( Ogowe region in the Democratic Republic of Congo and Gabon ) copper alloy collar (Onlua), late 19th or early 20th century.

DR Congo | Torque necklace from the Teke people | Bronze | 240 € ~ sold (Nov '14)

DR Congo | Torque necklace from the Teke people | Bronze | 240 € ~ sold (Nov '14)

Africa | Headband worn by the married Shi women of DR Congo | Wire, glass beads and leather | 1 500 € ~ sold

Serre-tête de femme mariée - Shi - R.D.C. Fil, perles de verre, cuir

Worn by the married Shi women of the Congo. Wire, glass beads and leather.

Bracelet, before 1927                                                Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast/Liberia, Dan, 20th century

Bracelet and Anklet, before 1927 Guinea Coast, Ivory Coast/Liberia, Dan, century

Gan African Bronze Pendant Amulet Crocodiles-Faso Africa

Gan Bronze Pendant Amulet of Chameleons- heads together/ tails together - Burkina Faso, Africa

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