Lot: 108

87th Tribal Art Auction

Three half figures "kakudji"

D. R. Congo, Luba

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Günther Filla, Bochum, Germany This object is not available anymore.

wood, brown patina, a) janus figure, with nearly identical facial features, hole in the head filled with magical mass and metal tag, h: 16,5 cm; b) half figure, hole in the the head closed by metal tag, h: 12 cm; c) half figure with pokerwork, deepenings filled with magical mass (torso, back, parting), h: 9,5 cm; all three figures slightly dam. (cracks, abrasion), all three mounted on base