Africa

Commemorative Chief’s Head

Kingdom of Benin, Nigeria

Carved wood
19th century or earlier

Height: 23 ½ in. (60 cm)

Ex Tajan auction sale 6 October 1997, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, lot 120
Ex private collection, Switzerland
Ex collection Antonio & Ana Casanovas, Arte y Ritual, Madrid.

Price: on request

Western Africa