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African Carved Wood House Post

Auction:
2074
Lot:
81
Sold for:
$489$425

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

Description:

African Carved Wood House Post, Senufo, the large figure with long legs supporting a tapered torso, a loin cloth, belt, and four machetes carved in low relief around the waist, a shoulder bag across the chest, one hand holding a fly whisk, the concave head with round metal eyes, weathered light brown patina, ht. 63 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

round metal eyes, concave head , Belt, Fly