09-23-2007 09-23-2007
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2376 Boston
September 23, 2007 10:00 AMCalender

Two African Metal Scepters

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


Two African Metal Scepters, Nigeria, the smaller of cast brass with Oba figure finial, the larger with iron shaft, the cast kneeling female figure finial with elaborate scarification patterns on the abdomen and face, and crown-shaped coiffure, lg. to 23 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200