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The December 2023 Auctions: Day Two

Fri, Dec 15, 2023 11:00AM EST
Lot 1440

Tellem Peoples, Mali, Carved Wood Figure Ca. Late 19th/Early 20th C., "Standing Male", H 37" W 6.5" Depth 5.75"

Estimate: $200 - $400

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$900 $100
$2,000 $250
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$150,000 $10,000
Bearded standing male with metal waistband with charm. Each ankle adorned with metal ankle bracelets with clamped and folded metal charms. Provenance: Property from a Bloomfield Township, MI private collection.


Good patina consistent with age. Waistband likely adorned with more links and charms | 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.