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A Pokot (Suk) Spear and Shield –

$437.16

The Pokot hail from North Western Kenya, near the Ugandan border. Both items are pre 1930’s and were certainly in use prior to that. The throwing spear is made from mined, non-industrial metal and is complete with the sinew sheath, indicating a highly sharpened blade. Spears of this kind were also used for sacrificial purposes…

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Grace Lawless Lee

The Huguenot Settlements in Ireland – Grace Lawless Lee

$32.28

A historical overview of each Huguenot settlement and the families therein in Ireland. Publisher: Longmans, Green & Co. Date Published: 1936 Publication Place: London Condition: Good Binding: Hard cover Dimensions: 8v0

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A String of copper and brass beads from Kenya –

$121.06

Each bead measures approximately 3mm in diameter. Strung on plant fibre, the string is approximately 10 meters long. Acquired in Kenya in the 1960’s by the previous owner.

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Dreyer, Eerw. A.

Historich Album van de Nederduische Gereformeerde Kerk in Zuid Afrika – Dreyer, Eerw. A.

$23.54

200pp, in Dutch. Date Published: 1910 Publication Place: Cape Town Condition: Fair Binding: Cream cloth boards with gilt embellishments, scuffed and marked Dimensions: 27cm x 21cm

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Juno, Andrea & Vale, V.

The Torture Garden – Juno, Andrea & Vale, V.

$12.11

Text is clean and clear. Black and white illustrations of a moderately erotic nature throughout. Publisher: Andrea Juno and V. Vale Date Published: 1989 Publication Place: London Binding: Soft Cover Dimensions: 4to

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D'Arbez

Voor Land en Volk – D’Arbez

$9.42

A tale of South Africa from the years 1842 – 1848. This book is part of the Zuid-Afrikaansche Historie Biblitoheek. Publisher: Hollandsch-Afrikaansche Uitgevers-Maatschappij Publication Place: Cape Town Signed: Yes Condition: Good with a crack to the gutter. Binding: Hard cover with patterned boards. Dimensions: 8v0

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