Two Ashanti Fertility Dolls, Ghana
Lot 2099
Two Ashanti Fertility Dolls, Ghana
Sold for US$ 1,464 inc. premium
Lot Details
Two Ashanti Fertility Dolls, Ghana
heights 12 3/4in (32.5cm) and 11in (27cm)
aku'aba, each of typical form with proportionally large circular flat heads with large arching brows, elongated nose and diminutive mouth, cylindrical notched necks, outstretched diminutive arms and attenuated cylindrical torsos with diminutive breasts; fine, blackened patina; each right arm broken and repaired.

Provenance:
Eckert collection, Switzerland

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