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Female Yoruba Ibeji Figure

Auction:
3270T
Lot:
1144
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
Sale #3270T - 3270T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 10, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Female Yoruba Ibeji Figure, standing on a circular base, with raised feet, legs set apart with the arms detached from the body and hands on thighs, sloping shoulders beneath the oval face, bulging eyes beneath the incised openwork coiffure, wearing strands of beads around waist, wrist, and neck, dark brown patina, ht. 11 3/4 in.

Provenance: Private collection, Newton, Massachusetts.
Estimate $300-400


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Keywords

Newton, Ibeji, Pin, Professional wrestling moves, SanterĂ­a