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Auction Closes At: 10:36:00 02/27/2018
Time Remaining: 7Day(s) 11Hour(s) 37min(s) 1sec(s)
Lot# & Name: 259. Four Dan Passport Masks and One Divination Figure (5)
Estimate: $900-$1,200
Current High Bid: --
Next Bid Needed: $350.00

Category: African
Sub Category: West Africa
Culture or Country: Liberia/ Ivory Coast.
Period: --
Size: 1-3/4 to 3H.

Description: Four small amulet masks, one of the larger in classic oval form with narrow eyes, triangular nose, and pointed chin, with groove along back. Second of a smilar size with grooved ridges along sides, incised arches on forehead, and curved mouth. Slightly smaller mask with grooved coiffure, curved ears, and puckered lips. Smallest is solid head with braided and grooved coiffure, narrow slit eyes and thick neck. Lastly, a free-standing amulet figure with slightly concave face, grooved hair and abstract slab-like torso on disc foot. Medium brown to dark brown smooth patinas.
Provenance: Collection of William Siegmann, Curator Emeritus, Brooklyn Museum.
Shipping Fee:
National: $25.00
International: $75.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Four Dan Passport Masks and One Divination Figure (5)

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