Lot: 77

Male twin figure. Scarification marks on chest and back.
Wood, glass-beaded necklace, nails for pupils. Traces of indigo dye with a decorative hole through the coiffure. Residue of red wood on body, fine old patina.

Severe abrasions on the face, minimal abrasions on coiffure.

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Hammer Price: 750 €

115B -
03. June 2014 at


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.