Lot: 313

98th Auction

Small male power figure, around 1910

D. R. Congo, Songe

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Busher Collection, Antwerp, Belgium (1920s)
Marc Leo Felix, Brussels, Belgium
Fred Jahn, Munich, Germany
Thomas Olbricht, Essen, Germany (1996)
H: 5.5 inch 1000 EUR
plus 27 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, handwritten inventory no. "FX93 262", base

The figure was originally attached to a larger figure and acted as the messenger of the large "nkisi" power figure.