05-10-2008 05-10-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2408 Boston
May 10, 2008 10:00 AMCalender
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African Cast Brass Head

$1,659$1,400
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2408 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 10, 2008 10:00AM

Description:

African Cast Brass Head, Nigeria, Bini, possibly 15th/16th century, the hollow form with prominent facial features and round opening at the top of the head, dark patina, ht. 6 in.

Literature: The Art of Black Africa, E. Levzinger, p. 168.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Keywords

Cast Brass Head , Nigeria