Nguni Snuff Container, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa
Lot 314
Nguni Snuff Container, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa length 6in (15.2cm)
Sold for US$ 4,375 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Nguni Snuff Container, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa
length 6in (15.2cm)
composed of hide scrapings, blood and clay and molded into the shape of a bull.

Provenance:
Mrs. Grace Whatley, Hampshire, England
Thence by descent

cf. Brooklyn Museum of Art (22.666)
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