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A Fine Old Yoruba Dance Crest

Lot 0084 Details

Description
A Carved wooden dance crest featuring a handsome Yoruba ancestral face with ceremonial cap and traditional treatment to the eyes, face and ears. A well worn older example. Yoruba peoples, Nigeria, Africa. The Cap mask or Dance crest measures 9.5 inches tall.
Condition
fair, well used
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A Fine Old Yoruba Dance Crest

Estimate $300 - $500
Aug 15, 2020
Starting Price $50
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0084: A Fine Old Yoruba Dance Crest

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Est. $300 - $500Starting Price $50
African,Oceanic & Indonesian Tribal Art #54
Sat, Aug 15, 2020 12:00 PM EDT
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Lot 0084 Details

Description
...
A Carved wooden dance crest featuring a handsome Yoruba ancestral face with ceremonial cap and traditional treatment to the eyes, face and ears. A well worn older example. Yoruba peoples, Nigeria, Africa. The Cap mask or Dance crest measures 9.5 inches tall.
Condition
...
fair, well used

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