Lot: 21196th Auction
Female figure with waist skirt, before 1940
Nigeria, Goemai, Azume circle
|Provenance||Size||Starting price / estimated price|
|Old British Collection||H: 8.9 inch||
plus 27 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance
fired clay / ceramic, paint, inventory no. "GH / G / 10", missing part
Possibly from the circle of the female master potter Azume (deceased 1951), whose activity is documented for the first half of the 20th century. Her work was sold on local markets and thus also came into European possession.