Spotlight on African & Oceanic Art, Antiquities and Natural History

Spotlight on African & Oceanic Art, Antiquities and Natural History

Highlights from our May 2020 Auction

Join specialist Alex Tweedy as he introduces us to a few highlights featuring in our African & Oceanic Art, Antiquities and Natural History auction, taking place live online on Tuesday 5th May.

 

 

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. 

 

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Highlight Features 

 

 

A Window into an Ancient World | An Ancient Celtic Shield  

 

A Window into an Ancient World | An Ancient Celtic Shield

 

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.

 

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Python's Red-Figure Style | Dionysian Scene Bell Krater

Python's Red-Figure Style | Dionysian Scene Bell Krater

 

Attributed to the early Greek artist, Python, this Red Figure Bell Krater picturing a scene with a youthful Dionysus.

 

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Dates for Your Diary

 

African & Oceanic Art, Antiquities and Natural History 

Tuesday 5th May 2020 | Live Online

 

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