An African Ewe Magical Figure, Ghana
The female stands on an eroded and weathered post, hands to her sides, with wrappings, cowrie shells, and sacrificial material on body, her face topped by a striated, openwork coiffure. 28” H, complete with custom mount.
Provenance: Ex. French collection.
This lot will be sold not subject to a reserve. The starting price is the price at which the item can sell.
Carved in a light brown wood with an encrusted patina, losses and cracks to the post, cracks on right side of figure.