Lot: 314

88th Tribal Art Auction

Dance staff "oshe shango"

Nigeria, Yoruba

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Manfred Pütz, Cologne, Germany H: 15.7 inch 800 EUR
plus 23 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, matt brown patina, carved with double axe and eight anthropomorphic heads, fine scarification marks and incised decor, insect caused missing parts, facial features abraded, base