Ethnographic Arts & Textiles

August 28 — September 02, 2021
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LOT 142

Lot 142

African Carved Ironwood Seated Monkey Figure, possibly Baule, early to mid 20th century

African Carved Ironwood Seated Monkey Figure, possibly Baule, early to mid 20th century
Lot 142 Details
African Carved Ironwood Seated Monkey Figure, possibly Baule, early to mid 20th century

height 10 in — 25.4 cm

Estimate $100-$150

Realised: $72
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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African Carved Ironwood Seated Monkey Figure, possibly Baule, early to mid 20th century
  • African Carved Ironwood Seated Monkey Figure, possibly Baule, early to mid 20th century
  • African Carved Ironwood Seated Monkey Figure, possibly Baule, early to mid 20th century
  • African Carved Ironwood Seated Monkey Figure, possibly Baule, early to mid 20th century

CONDITION DETAILS

Early repairs to both arms at elbows and right wrist. Broken and glued. Dark patina at repairs shows possibility that damage occurred at time of carving. Some minor white superficial marks. Additional images available upon request.

LOT 142
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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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