Lot: 462

86th Tribal Art Auction

Power half figure "nkisi"

D. R. Congo, Songe

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
German Private Collection, collected in situ (1983-1985) H: 11.6 inch 600 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, dark brown patina, remains of pigments, leather loincloth, blue glass bead necklace, typical form, bearded head with inserted aglet, min. dam., fine cracks, slight traces of abrasion