Uncarved Rhinoceros Horn, Prior to 1960
Of an elongated triangular form, undecorated to highlight the natural grain and textural qualities, the base rising towards a narrow tip, the exterior of a toffee brown tone, the interior a pale honey colour
10.2" x 4.9" — 26 x 12.5 cm.
23.8 oz. — 740 grams
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From a Portuguese family who immigrated to Canada in 1974. This horn was acquired between the 1950’s and 1960’s in Angola, where the family held a large coffee plantation
Department: Asian Art