Baule Mallet and Gong
Lot 272
Baule Mallet and Gong, Ivory Coast
US$ 5,000 - 7,000
€3,600 - 5,100
Auction Details
Lot Details
Baule Mallet and Gong, Ivory Coast
height 9 3/4 and 6 3/4in (25 and 17cm)
the standing figural mallet supporting a bushcow helmet above his head which forms the striking element; fine brown patina, connected with fiber to the metal gong.

Provenance
Francine Maurer, Germany
Private Collection, Switzerland
Activities
Contacts
  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
    Bonhams
    Work
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    Los Angeles, 90046
    United States
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