Lot: 342

93rd Tribal Art Auction

Container with lid

Madagascar

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
British Collection H: 13.6 inch 1200 EUR
plus 23 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, kaolin, An almost identical object was located in the Yale van Rijn Archive of African Art as coming from Madagascar and assigned conditionally to the Mahafaly (AHDRC 0156520). The container could also come from a South African ethnic group.