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African Carved Ivory Male Figure

Auction:
2376
Lot:
69
Sold for:
$22,325$19,000

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2376
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 23, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

African Carved Ivory Male Figure, Lega, the standing form with long torso, short muscular legs, arms carved away from the sides, the large head with heart-shaped face, long nose, coffee bean eyes, and punctuate detailing, dark glossy patina, (one arm reglued), ht. 6 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Keywords

large head , Furniture, Metalworking

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