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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3640B Marlborough
May 12, 2021 10:00 AMCalender
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Ibo Female Standing Figure

$688$550
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3640B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 12, 2021 10:00AM

Description:

Ibo Female Standing Figure, Nigeria, the attenuated figure stands straight with hands cupped in a gesture to the front, with sloping shoulders beneath a thick, elongated neck and head with an open mouth below a crested coiffure, block feet with metal anklets, heavily eroded and encrusted surface, with scarification patterns on head and torso, mounted on metal base, ht. 34 in.
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

Nigeria