Lot: 338

87th Tribal Art Auction

Janus helmet mask

Cameroon Grassfields, Bamileke/Bangwa

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
German Private Collection, Hamburg H: 16.1 inch 1000 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, dark brown patina, remains of pigments, nearly identical faces with broad open mouth, surmounted by fragmentary leopard, dam., missing parts, cracks, traces of abrasion