Pair of Akye Figures
Lot 151
Akye Bound Standing Couple, Ivory Coast
Sold for US$ 15,000 inc. premium

Lot Details
Akye Bound Standing Couple, Ivory Coast
heights 19in (48.3cm)
Wood, fiber, metal

Provenance:
Private Collection, New York

Each with an unusually elongated, stylized cut out, ladder-form midsection, adjustable arms attached by nails, the eyes inset with tacks; dark brown patina with encrustations.
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