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Lot 2092

Description

Yoruba Eshu charm figure, ex. J.J. Klejman, 20th c., Yoruba Egba Peoples, Nigeria, carved wood, cowrie shells strung on hide cord, remnants of blue paint, on custom wood and metal stand, see #2 on attached 1969 Klejman invoice scan, 4"h x 2"dia (charm), 6"h (total)

Provenance: Property from the Collection of the Wright Art Trust; J.J. Klejman, NYC, purchased February 1969

Condition

Good, nice old patina to wood and shells, minor nicks and surface abrasion, hardened leather, drilled to underside for mounting

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Yoruba Eshu charm figure, ex. J.J. Klejman

Estimate $400 - $600Nov 22, 2019