Lot: 3


Helmet mask with semi-spherical head, two antelope horns of different sizes, remnats of a third horn on the forehead. Large opened mouth with carved rows of teeth (like a crocodile mouth).
Some small rusty nails on the head.
Wood, horn, iron nails.
Encrusted patina.

Missing section on the left side of the mouth and on both ears, worm holes.

Hammer Price: 500 €

115B -
03. June 2014 at 11:23 AM MESZ CEST


Cf. exhib. cat. Hamburgisches Museum für Völkerkunde, Hamburg 1985, p. 78.; Klaus Volprecht, coll. Clausmeyer - Afrika, Cologne 1972, no. 26, pl. 17.