Ethnographic Arts & Textiles

August 28 — September 02, 2021
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LOT 154

Lot 154

Dan Mask, Ivory Coast/Liberia, West Africa, mid to late 20th century

Dan Mask, Ivory Coast/Liberia, West Africa, mid to late 20th century
Lot 154 Details
Dan Mask, Ivory Coast/Liberia, West Africa, mid to late 20th century

carved wood with with some natural pigments remaining
height 12 in — 30.5 cm

Estimate $80-$100

Realised: $72
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Dan Mask, Ivory Coast/Liberia, West Africa, mid to late 20th century
  • Dan Mask, Ivory Coast/Liberia, West Africa, mid to late 20th century

CONDITION DETAILS

Overall good condition, one crack to the left cheek bone likely done at time of carving, some loss to ridge of the back of mask. Additional images available upon request.

LOT 154
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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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