Dogon Ceremonial Adze, Mali
Lot 2076¤
Dogon Ceremonial Adze, Mali
Sold for US$ 610 inc. premium
Lot Details
Dogon Ceremonial Adze, Mali
length 23 1/4in (59cm)
the slightly curved shaft with an inset metal blade, surmounted with a pair of stacked figures, each with obscured facial features above rounded shoulders, attenuated torsos and arms to the sides resting on the abdomen; fine aged and heavily resinous patina.

Purportedly Heard Museum, Phoenix

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  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
    7601 W. Sunset Boulevard
    Los Angeles, 90046
    United States
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