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Lot 0178

Ethiopia, Late 19th-Early 20th Century
Rare black and red polychrome decoration on inner (handle) side.
Hippopotamus hide, pigments

Measures approximately 13 1/2" diameter, not perfectly round.

Condition

Overall good condition with wear from use and contemporary linen wrap to handle.

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$150.00

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  • 25%

African Somali Polychrome Hide Warrior Shield

Auction ended on Sat, Mar 3, 2018
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Estimate $300 - $500
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Auction Curated By:
Travis Landry
Specialist & Auctioneer, American & European Fine & Decorative Arts, Pop Culture Including Collectibles, Comics & Toys
Kevin Bruneau
President & Auctioneer, Asian Arts, 19-20th Century Decorative Arts
63 Fourth Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910
United States
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