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Akan Terra-cotta Funerary Head

Auction:
2864T
Lot:
1423
Sold for:
$246$200

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

Description:

Akan Terra-cotta Funerary Head, Ghana, the flat upturned face with coffee bean eyes and straight narrow mouth, blackened surface, (repairs), ht. 9 1/2 in.

Provenance: Milton and Ruby Fox collection.
Estimate $400-600


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

Terra-cotta Funerary Head, Ghana, Milton Fox, Ruby Fox

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