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African Cast Brass Animal

Auction:
2408
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$1,007

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2408
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 10, 2008 10:00AM

Description:

African Cast Brass Animal, Bobo (?), highly stylized, with cylindrical body, flat rectangular head with backswept curved horns, with three birds perched on the head and two on the posterior, dark patina, lg. 10 1/2 in.

Provenance: The Paul Rabut collection.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

flat rectangular head , flat rectangular head, Brass instruments, Furniture, Horn, Metalworking

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