09-15-2001 09-15-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
September 15, 2001 10:00 AMCalender

African Gourd with Carved Wood Head

Auction: Sale #2074 - 2074 Location: Bolton Date / Time: September 15, 2001 10:00AM


African Gourd with Carved Wood Head, Yaka, the stylized head with extended tongue, large upturned nose, coffee bean eyes, crested coiffure with hole for suspension, attached to a perforated gourd with encrustation, embedded trade beads, and fiber carrying strap, aged patina, ht. 5 in.
Estimate $600-800


Carved Wood Head