193: An African Dan Tribe And Shell Wood Carved Society
Liberia/Ivory Coast. Bi-planar with angular chin and with cloth and cowries shell band, metal eye band and inset metal teeth; varied dark brown encrusted patina. 11 ¼”H (28.6cm), complete with custom mount.
Provenance: Collected in Eastern Liberia by Hayden and Odette Walling, 1952-54.
This lot will be sold not subject to a reserve. The starting price is the price at which the item can sell.
Aged, some losses to shell else excellent.