Lot: 371

86th Tribal Art Auction

Standing female figure "tadep"

Cameroon, Mambila

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
German Private Collection, collected in situ (1972-1979) H: 8.3 inch 1200 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, brown patina, encrustations with clay, prominent bulky feet, round opening with raised rim on the head, the body pierced in whole length, cracks, breakage (right forearm), rep. (place underneath the right arm spread with mass), base