Lot: 44

Small seated female shrine figure

Nigeria, Igbo

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Max Willborg, Stockholm, Sweden (1973)
Peter Willborg, Stockholm, Sweden
H: 12.6 inch 2000 EUR / 4000 EUR

wood, residues paint and pigments, "ichi" scarification marks on the forehead, collection number "73944" (M. Willborg), further inscription at the nape "Bristol" and numbering, missing parts/ insect caused damage, base

Cole, Herbert M., Igbo, Milan 2013, p. 92 f.