05-11-2002 05-11-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
May 11, 2002 10:00 AMCalender

African Carved Wood Female Figure

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


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


Nyamwezi, spherical head , Tanzania