Lot: 28387th Tribal Art Auction
Male pair of twin figures
|Provenance||Size||Starting price / estimated price|
|German Private Collection||H: 7.3 inch/7.9 inch||
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance
wood, brown patina, black paint, four strings of miniature glass beads each, facial features rubbed off, crack (base). Even the Fon practice, like the Yoruba of Nigeria and the Ewe of Togo, the twin cult in which figures are carved to commemorate a deceased twin.