Our forthcoming auction of African & Oceanic Art, Antiquities and Natural History, taking place live online on Tuesday 5th May, includes a wide range of fascintaing pieces from across world history and culture. For the first time the sale will also include an exciting selection of Natural History, ranging from large scale fossils to precious minerals and crystals. Watch the short film above to discover Alex Tweedy's favourite highlights or read more below.
The work of a master metalsmith, this shield tells the story of arms and armour production for the elite of Celtic society during the 5th century B.C. A remarkable window into both ancient Celtic craftsmanship and ritual practice more than 2,500 years ago.
Attributed to the early Greek artist, Python, this Red Figure Bell Krater picturing a scene with a youthful Dionysus.
African & Oceanic Art, Antiquities and Natural History
Tuesday 5th May 2020 | Live Online