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Four Tribal Items

Auction:
2864T
Lot:
1418
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Discovery - 2864T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 12, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Four Tribal Items, two Baule-style masks, a Dan mask with elaborate braided fiber coiffure, and a New Guinea basketry headdress with shell, tusk, and feather decoration, ht. of the Baule masks to 15 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-400


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

African clothing, Basket weaving, Headgear, Mask, Tusk

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