Ethnographic Art

November 14 — 19, 2020
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LOT 72

Lot 72

West African Bronze Head, possibly Akan or Ashanti, early to mid 20th century

West African Bronze Head, possibly Akan or Ashanti, early to mid 20th century
Lot 72 Details
West African Bronze Head, possibly Akan or Ashanti, early to mid 20th century

lost wax cast
height 10 in — 25.4 cm

Estimate $100-$150

Realised: $450
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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West African Bronze Head, possibly Akan or Ashanti, early to mid 20th century
  • West African Bronze Head, possibly Akan or Ashanti, early to mid 20th century
  • West African Bronze Head, possibly Akan or Ashanti, early to mid 20th century
  • West African Bronze Head, possibly Akan or Ashanti, early to mid 20th century

CONDITION DETAILS

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LOT 72
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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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