Lot: 26499th Auction
|Provenance||Size||Starting price / estimated price|
|Private Collection, Baden-Württemberg, Germany||H: 21.3 inch||
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wood, kaolin, insect caused damage, base
Possibly a royal mask "agbanabo", described as an enforcer of law and order, feared for its violent outbursts.
Berns, Marla C. et. al., Arts of the Benue River Valley, Los Angeles 2011, p. 170, ill. 5.4