A Bambara antelope dance headdress Chi'wara 94cm

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Lot 219
A Bambara antelope dance headdress
Chi'wara 94cm

Sold for £ 9,000 (US$ 12,446) inc. premium

Tribal

20 Jul 2005, 11:00 BST

London, New Bond Street

A Bambara antelope dance headdress
Chi'wara
with tall spiral twist horns, the elongated face tapering to a fine point, the curved neck pierced with a zig-zag design with serrated mane, the cylindrical body carved with short pointed tail, standing on a rectangular pierced base, old repair at the neck, horns repaired, good dark patina 94cm

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Gallery Gimpel Fils, purchased 2nd December 1968
A Bambara antelope dance headdress Chi'wara 94cm
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