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Yoruba Egungun Helmet Mask. 20th c.

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Yoruba Egungun Helmet Mask. 20th c.

Lot 0078 Details

Description
A Yoruba Egungun helmet mask. Nigeria. Wood. 20th century. Approx. 16 1/4" x 7 1/2" x 8 3/4". Repair to left ear and crack to back. Cheeks scarred and forehead drilled for attachment Condition: Repair to left ear and crack to back. Cheeks scarred and forehead drilled for attachment. Some cigarette odor.
Condition
The absence of a condition statement does not indicate that the lot is in perfect condition, free from damage or does not show wear consistent with age and use. Quinn’s Auction Galleries recommends you request a condition report prior to bidding. Condition information may be requested via this platform. Please note that condition statements are given as a courtesy to buyers and an opinion of condition should not be treated as a statement of fact. Quinn’s Auction Galleries bears no responsibility for any error or omission.
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Yoruba Egungun Helmet Mask. 20th c.

Estimate $100 - $200
Apr 24, 2020
Starting Price $50
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0078: Yoruba Egungun Helmet Mask. 20th c.

Sold for $60
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Est. $100 - $200Starting Price $50
Collector's Series: Ethnographic Arts Auction
Fri, Apr 24, 2020 12:00 PM EDT
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Lot 0078 Details

Description
...
A Yoruba Egungun helmet mask. Nigeria. Wood. 20th century. Approx. 16 1/4" x 7 1/2" x 8 3/4". Repair to left ear and crack to back. Cheeks scarred and forehead drilled for attachment Condition: Repair to left ear and crack to back. Cheeks scarred and forehead drilled for attachment. Some cigarette odor.
Condition
...
The absence of a condition statement does not indicate that the lot is in perfect condition, free from damage or does not show wear consistent with age and use. Quinn’s Auction Galleries recommends you request a condition report prior to bidding. Condition information may be requested via this platform. Please note that condition statements are given as a courtesy to buyers and an opinion of condition should not be treated as a statement of fact. Quinn’s Auction Galleries bears no responsibility for any error or omission.

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