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Lot 0073A
West Africa, Nigeria, Ogoni, ca. early to mid 20th century CE. An interesting, hand-carved wooden mask depicting a human with small eyes and nose, a large, open mouth, and a dramatic, parted coiffure at the top of his head. Size: 4.25" W x 7.25" H (10.8 cm x 18.4 cm)

Provenance: ex Adeon Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, USA, acquired prior to 1970

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Wear on wooden surface, with small losses. Very little pigment remaining, mostly around the hairline. Nice patina from handling and age.

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Early 20th C. Nigerian Ogoni Wood Mask

Estimate $150 - $250Mar 1, 2018
Louisville, CO, USA