Lot: 315

87th Tribal Art Auction

Ceremonial knife

Nigeria, Vere

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
German Private Collection, Stuttgart H: 21.1 inch 1200 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

brass, iron, remains of pigments, elaborate handle, crowned by stylized human heads, sheath with delicately punched ornaments and eyelet, min. dam., traces of corrosion

Zirngibl, Manfred A. & Alexander Kubetz, Panga na visu, Riedlhütte 2009, p. 47, ill. 75