We have always considered and collected these commercial masks and helmets as industries tribal art. Examples can be elegant in their simplicity or bazaar and complex. They are always unique, suprising and filled with personality.
Amazing Antler Armchair
Trophies of the chase have been used to decorate log cabins and hunting lodges for many a long years. The tradition goes back to the early 19th century. It takes some skill as well as a good eye to create a winning example like this. The original leather pads are thick with piping on the edges. It works as art while still being a comfortable armchair. Antler chairs can be busy mess. This one has nice clean lines and is pleasing to look at. 44 in.Hx34 in.Wx32 in.D $3,600