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Diminutive Guro Zamle Mask

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3099B
Lot:
218
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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3099B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 05, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Diminutive Guro Zamle Mask, undulating zoomorphic form, the open angular snout with pointed teeth leading to a raised medial ridge framed by two cut-out eyes, one row of scarification on forehead and terminating in upturned horns, bound rattan still present around the rim, dark brown patina with traces of white, ht. 11 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,500


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Forehead, Horn

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