Lot: 81


Nigeria

Male twin figure. Scarification marks on the cheeks. Wood, glass-beaded necklace with Murano glass, residue of red wood on body. Face is worn off, fine old patina.

Insect bites and minimal crack on coiffure.

Hammer Price: 300 €

115B -
03. June 2014 at 6:03 PM

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.