Lot: 80


Male twin figure, region Abeokuta.
Stands on rectangular pedestal with a loin-cloth, scarification marks on forehead and cheeks.
Wood, glass-roded and tree-bark necklaces, dark glazed old patina.

Tiny cracks on the back of the right side of the head.

Hammer Price: 700 €

115B -
03. June 2014 at 12:43 AM MESZ CEST


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.