Lobi Pendant, Mali height 9in (23cm)
Lot 110Y
Lobi Pendant, Burkina Faso height 9in (23cm)
Sold for US$ 11,875 inc. premium
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Lot Details
Lobi Pendant, Burkina Faso
thungbubiel
Ivory
height 9in (23cm)

Provenance:
Colette Ghysels, Brussels
Private Collection, New York

Worn only by Lobi men of rank, this exceptional example is finely carved with raised central ridge, pierced "eyes" at the top and triangular base; fine, natural varied light and honey-brown patina.
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