Lot: 222

101st Auction

Maternity "za mä"

Côte d'Ivoire, Dan

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
H: 6.1 inch 2200 EUR
plus 27 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

copper alloy (bronze, brass),

Such small cast metal figurines were originally made as prestige objects for chiefs and other high-ranking indiviudals, and, in later years, also for missionaries and other visitors.