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African Carved Wood Female Figure

Auction:
2506
Lot:
253
Sold for:
$6,518$5,500

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

African Carved Wood Female Figure, Songye, standing with bent knees, hands to the abdomen, relief carved keloid marks, the stylized face with single diagonal incised mark on one cheek, honey color patina, pyro-blackened detail, (insect damage to back of head), ht. 15 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Insect, Knee, Songye

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