Yaka Slit Clapper, Democratic Republic of the Congo height 14 1/4in (38.3cm)
Lot 153
Yaka Slit Clapper, Democratic Republic of the Congo height 14 1/4in (38.3cm)
Sold for US$ 3,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Yaka Slit Clapper, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Wood, fiber rope, pigments
height 14 1/4in (38.3cm)

Provenance:
Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York, acquired in the 1950s
Josepha Carlebach, New York
American Private Collection

Finely incised designs on the coiffure and face with fine, ancient dark brown patina and wear indicative of much use.
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  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
    Bonhams
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