Lot: 16

94th Tribal Art Auction

Helmet mask "ndoli jowei" of the "sande" (or "bundu") society

Sierra Leone, Mende

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Eric Grate (1896-1983), Stockholm, Sweden
Swedish Private Collection
Zemanek-Münster, Würzburg, 5 November 2016, Lot 122
Peter Willborg, Stockholm, Sweden

Grate was a Swedish sculptor, painter and graphics artist.
H: 15.4 inch 1200 EUR
plus 23 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, encrusted greyish brown patina, nails, missing parts, rep.