Lot: 260

85th Tribal Art Auction

Mask with hinged jaw

Nigeria, Ibibio/Eket

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
H: 9.8 inch 1200 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, encrusted brown patina, of oval form with raised forehead ridge, pointed mouth, hinged jaw fixed by metal nails, further nails inserted to the temples and forehead, min. dam., missing parts, traces of insect caused damage and abrasion, base