Lot: 324

83rd Tribal Art Auction

Helmet mask

Cameroon Grassfields, Bamileke

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Lempertz, Cologne, 9 October 1972
Eckhard Bredel, Darmstadt, Germany
H: 18.1 inch 600 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

light brown wood, matt brown patina, remains of kaolin, typical expressive facial features with laughing mouth, rectangular hole on the head, dam., missing parts through insect caused damage, traces of abrasion, base