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Auction Closes At: 10:40:00 02/27/2018
Time Remaining: 7Day(s) 11Hour(s) 40min(s) 33sec(s)
Lot# & Name: 261. Baule Wooden Ointment Pot
Estimate: $1,500-$2,500
Current High Bid: --
Next Bid Needed: $750.00

Category: African
Sub Category: West Africa
Culture or Country: Ivory Coast.
Period: --
Size: 9-1/4H.

Description: Finely carved vessel with openwork splayed base, finely grooved body, and fitted stopper lid displaying a finely carved female spirit head having carefully groomed coiffure, slightly sloping face, linear nose, and high curved brows. Traces of white pigment around hair and face. Smooth dark brown patina around lid and head, body of vessel with light brown smooth patina. Some nicks and losses on rim, cover and at base.
Provenance: Private US Collection. Ex. Tribal Arts Gallery, New York, 1970s.
Shipping Fee:
National: $25.00
International: $125.00 (This is approximate and for Postal Service. Prices may vary, especially for private carriers such as: FEDEX, UPS and BAX).

Baule Wooden Ointment Pot

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