African Arts & Artifacts Auction

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August 23, 2018 at 2:00 pm ET

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LOT 246

Lot 246

Lovale Mask, Angola, South Africa

Lovale Mask, Angola, South Africa
Lot 246 Details
Lovale Mask, Angola, South Africa

carved and painted wood with woven fibre and dyed cloth hair
height 19.5 in — 49.5 cm

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $204
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Lovale Mask, Angola, South Africa
  • Lovale Mask, Angola, South Africa
  • Lovale Mask, Angola, South Africa

Missing Link Gallery, Sarasota, Florida, 2006;
Collection of Joey and Toby Tanenbaum, Toronto


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 246

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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