Lot: 135

95th Tribal Art Auction

Mixed lot ceramic objects

Mali, Inland Niger Delta / Djenne

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Herford, Essen, Germany, acquired in Djenne, 2001 (a)
Hans-Otto Glitza, Marl, Germany
250 EUR
plus 27 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

3 pcs., terracotta, pigments, a) bed foot, h: 7,5 cm; w: 5,5 cm; b) pestle, h: 13 cm; d: 10,5 cm; additionally: c) Nigeria, Igbo-Izzi, ritual head vessel, h: 12,5 cm; w : 16,5 cm


Bartolomucci, Adolfo, Dalla terra fino all arte, Milano 2009, p.60 (a)