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Lot 2098

Description

Good Fon Fetish figure, Likely 19th c., Benin, carved wood, wrapped cloth, the surface encrusted with ceremonial projections, on lacquered wood pedestal, 18"h x 8"w x 5"d (fetish), 20"h (total)

Provenance: Property from the Collection of the Wright Art Trust

Condition

Good, wonderful old grungy surface, hairline running down head and other scattered hairlines on body, scattered nicks and scratches, a few that penetrate the natural patina, a few minor wood losses

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