Lot: 499

83rd Tribal Art Auction

Upper part of a title staff

Angola, Luena

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Old Private Collection, Portugal
Michel van den Dries, Gavere, Belgium
Oskar Schimmer, Erlangen, Germany (1995)
H: 10.2 inch 450 EUR
plus 23 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, middle brown patina, crowned by a small head with extremely fine carved facial features and voluminous bulbous coiffure, drilled ear holes (for magical charge), shaft carved with biconical grooved section, slightly dam., metal base