Lot: 84


Nigeria

Male twin figure, region Gbongan-Modakeke. Short-legged, scarification marks on cheeks. Wood, glass-beaded necklace with Murano glass, tree-bark necklace, residue of red wood on body, fine old patina.

Minimal crack on the back of the left half of the face, chips in the coiffure.

Hammer Price: 650 €

115B -
03. June 2014 at 7:15 PM

Literature:

Depicted in: Mareidi and Gert Stoll, collaboration Ulrich Klever, Ibeji-Zwillingsfiguren der Yoruba, Munich 1980; p. 192, pl. 83.