Lot: 66


Nigeria

Female twin figure. Scarification marks on the abdomen. Wood, glass-beaded necklace with Murano beads. Traces of indigo dye on coiffure, residue of red wood on body, fine old patina.

Minimal bite marks on the back of the pedestal.

Hammer Price: 600 €

115B -
03. June 2014 at 3:56 AM

Literature:

Supporting literature: Mareidi and Gert Stoll, collaboration Ulrich Klever, Ibeji-Zwillingsfiguren der Yoruba, Munich 1980; Ulrich Klever, Bruckmann's Handbuch der Afrikanischen Kunst, Munich 1975.