05-11-2002 05-11-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2142
May 11, 2002 10:00AMCalender
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African Carved Wood Female Figure

$411$350
Auction: Sale #2142 - 2142 Location: Bolton Date / Time: May 11, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

African Carved Wood Female Figure, possibly Nyamwezi, Tanzania, with long cylindrical legs, rounded buttocks, protruding abdomen, pendant breasts, arms carved away from the sides, the spherical head with large nose, inlaid trade bead eyes, and C-shaped ears, brown patina, ht. 44 in.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Nyamwezi, spherical head , Tanzania