Ethnographic Arts & Artifacts Online Auction

October 05, 2017

LOT 174

Lot 174

Baga Figural Drum, Guinea, West Africa

Baga Figural Drum, Guinea, West Africa
Lot 174 Details
Baga Figural Drum, Guinea, West Africa

carved wood and hide
height 47 ins — 119.4 cms

Estimate $150-$200

Realised: $300
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Baga Figural Drum, Guinea, West Africa
  • Baga Figural Drum, Guinea, West Africa

Private collection, Montreal


Contains material which may be subject to import/export regulation


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LOT 174

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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