Senfuo Rhythm Pounder, Ivory Coast height 50 1/4in (128cm)
Lot 119W
Senfuo Rhythm Pounder, Ivory Coast height 50 1/4in (128cm)
Sold for US$ 42,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Senfuo Rhythm Pounder, Ivory Coast
height 50 1/4in (128cm)

Sotheby's, New York, May 1987, Lot 62
Arnold and Lucille Alderman, New York

The head with a sloping facial plane with straight mouth and nose and downcast demi-lune eyes framed by large ears and wearing a single-crested arching coiffure. The head rests on a cylindrical neck supported by a flaring pointed torso with conical breasts. The rounded hips leading to slender legs bent at the knees and connected to a large circular base; fine adzed surface with reddish to dark brown patina.
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