Lot: 161

96th Auction

Anthropomorphic miniature figure

Mali, Dogon

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
CO Hultén (1916-2015), Malmö, Sweden (CoBrAartist and Imaginist) H: 3.3 inch 400 EUR
plus 23 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, strongly encrusted patina, base

Presumably from the possession of a magic priest, who kept a large number of such small figurines in a special bag and used them for various ritual purposes.