Lega Billhook and Scraper, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Lot 334Y
Lega Billhook and Scraper, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Sold for US$ 1,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Lega Billhook and Scraper, Democratic Republic of the Congo
length of billhook 11 3/4in (30cm); length of scraper 5in (12.5cm)
each carved from bone, probably elephant (Loxodonta africana), with incised dot motif; fine creamy to light brown patina.

Provenance:
Collection of Dr. & Mrs. Llwellyn Thomas Evans, sold at The Cobbs Auction October 16, 2010, Peterborough, NH
Susan and Richard Ulevitch, California
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  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
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