A Guro heddle pulley
Lot 2122
A Guro heddle pulley
US$ 6,000 - 7,000
£3,600 - 4,200
Auction Details
A Guro heddle pulley
Lot Details
A fine Guro heddle pulley
Ivory Coast, the large classical Guro head bearing a bowl on top, on a long slender neck above the actual pulley. Exceptionally fine dark lustrous surface with areas of golden brown highlights probably due to handling.
height 7 1/2in


  • Provenance
    Lucien Van de Velde

    Weaving in Africa South of the Sahara, Schaedler, K.F. 1987 (fig. 221)
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