Lot: 330

83rd Tribal Art Auction

Miniature slit drum

Cameroon Grassfields, Bamileke

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Fred Jahn, Munich, Germany
Oskar Schimmer, Erlangen, Germany (1996)
H: 9.6 inch 800 EUR
plus 23 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, brown patina, crowned by janiform half figure, carrying a quadruped on the head, slightly dam., minor missing parts, abrasion of paint, metal plate