African Arts & Artifacts Auction

August 1823, 2018
Auction begins to close at 2:00 pm ET

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LOT 115

Lot 115

Bwa Nwantantay Plank Mask, West Africa

Bwa Nwantantay Plank Mask, West Africa
Lot 115 Details
Bwa Nwantantay Plank Mask, West Africa

carved wood with pigment
height 39.5 in — 100.3 cm

Estimate $120-$160

Realised: $96
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Bwa Nwantantay Plank Mask, West Africa
  • Bwa Nwantantay Plank Mask, West Africa


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LOT 115

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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