Ethnographic Arts & Textiles

August 28 — September 02, 2021
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LOT 135

Lot 135

Maasai Female Bust Carved Ivory Boar's Tusk, Kenya/Tanzania, East Africa, mid 20th century

Maasai Female Bust Carved Ivory Boar's Tusk, Kenya/Tanzania, East Africa, mid 20th century
Lot 135 Details
Maasai Female Bust Carved Ivory Boar's Tusk, Kenya/Tanzania, East Africa, mid 20th century

on later stand
height 7 in — 17.8 cm

Estimate $80-$100

Realised: $144
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Maasai Female Bust Carved Ivory Boar's Tusk, Kenya/Tanzania, East Africa, mid 20th century
  • Maasai Female Bust Carved Ivory Boar's Tusk, Kenya/Tanzania, East Africa, mid 20th century
  • Maasai Female Bust Carved Ivory Boar's Tusk, Kenya/Tanzania, East Africa, mid 20th century
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Contains material which may be subject to import/export regulation.

CONDITION DETAILS

No visible signs of damage, some minor cracks likely caused by drying. Additional images available upon request.

LOT 135
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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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