Lot: 263

88th Tribal Art Auction

Miniature figure "nkisi"

D. R. Congo, Songe

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Gerda Bassenge, Berlin, Germany H: 4.3 inch 300 EUR
plus 27 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, brown patina, cavity in the head, circular drillings underneath armpits for attachment of further magical loading, remains of pigments (camwood powder, kaolin) at the same place, min. dam., crack