Lot: 226

93e vente aux enchères Tribal Art

Figure protectrice

Cameroun Grassland, Bamum

Provenance Taille Prix d’appel / Prix d'Estimation
Swiss Collection H: 26 cm 800 EUR
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wood, base

Such figures were placed next to beds, on front doors and in vestibules and were intended to ward off evil forces.


Homberger, Lorenz (Hg.), Kamerun, Kunst der Könige, Zürich 2008, p. 144, Kat. 27