Lot: 294

86th Tribal Art Auction

Standing female power figure

Nigeria, Boki/Mbembe

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
German Private Collection, collected in situ (1972-1979) H: 21.9 inch 1500 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, brown patina, elongated upper part of the body with small square deepening for insertion of magical substances, lower part of the body marked by insect caused damage, permanent crack (backside), surface structure strongly marked by traces of weathering/insect caused damage, base