African Arts & Artifacts Auction

August 18 — 23, 2018
Auction begins to close at 2 pm ET

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LOT 26

Lot 26

Bamana Anthropomorphic Form Bellows, Mail, West Africa

Bamana Anthropomorphic Form Bellows, Mail, West Africa
Lot 26 Details
Bamana Anthropomorphic Form Bellows, Mail, West Africa

carved wood, included stand
height 11 in — 27.9 cm

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $180
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Bamana Anthropomorphic Form Bellows, Mail, West Africa
  • Bamana Anthropomorphic Form Bellows, Mail, West Africa
Provenance:

Missing Link Gallery, Sarasota, Florida, 2003;
Collection of Joey and Toby Tanenbaum, Toronto

CONDITION DETAILS

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  • 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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