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African Carved Wood and Metal Adze

Auction:
2376
Lot:
95
Sold for:
$1,763

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

Description:

African Carved Wood and Metal Adze, Tanzania, the forged blade projecting from a stylized human head with glass bead eyes and copper and brass wire neck decoration, dark patina, (minor wood loss), lg. 15 1/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Tanzania, Adze, Bead, Beadwork, Copper, Glass art, Glass beadmaking, Metalworking

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