Guro Heddle Pulley, Ivory Coast
height 5 1/2in (14cm)
the triangular body incised with geometric motifs on the front with the bobbin attached by an iron peg, the long arching cylindrical neck leading to a pointed buttress and a jutting animalistic face with horns and open mouth revealing pointed teeth; very fine dark brown, aged and slightly encrusted patina.
Findlayson Collection, Toronto
William Jamieson, Toronto
Exhibited and Illustrated:
"Human Images Through the Ages from the Finlayson Collection," The Art Gallery of York University, 1976.
African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
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