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The Summertime(d) Sale

Sat, Jul 29, 2023 03:30PM EDT - Sat, Aug 19, 2023 10:00AM EDT
Lot 272

African, Benin Carved Wodd Early 20th C., Head Of An Oba, H 18" W 7" Depth 7.5"

Estimate: $75 - $150

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$10,000 $500
Having early, likely original, red pigment on headband and decorative gourd form tassels. Provenance: Property from a Bloomfield Township, MI private collection.

Condition

As-is condition with losses to top of head and base. Please see photos. | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the “Request Condition Report” or “Ask a Question” buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.