Lot: 32

Rare head or footrest in shape of a turtle

Côte d'Ivoire, Senufo

Provenance Size Hammer price
Ludwig Bretschneider, Munich, Germany
Munich Private Collection
M: 14.2 inch x 11.4 inch;
H: 3.1 inch
300 EUR

wood, pigment, waxed / oiled surface,

A comparable object from the Karl-Ferdinand Schaedler Collection of African Art was auctioned at Christie's New York on 13 November 1985 (cf. AHDRC 0073868).