Mossi Fertility Doll
Lot 255
Mossi Fertility Doll, Burkina Faso
Sold for US$ 2,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Mossi Fertility Doll, Burkina Faso
height 16 1/8in (41cm)
rising from a circular base, showing an armless and legless trunk with accentuated breasts, a long neck supporting a flattened head with high-crested coiffure, decorated with incised geometric designs; smooth, dark-brown patina.

Provenance:
Suddetenland Collection, Germany
Private Collection, Switzerland
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  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
    Bonhams
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