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Published Anang Ibibio Painted Wood Face Mask

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Published Anang Ibibio Painted Wood Face Mask

Lot 0075B Details

Description
Africa, Nigeria, Ibibio (Anang), ca. mid 20th century CE. A naturalistic carved face mask surmounted by a superstructure with snakes curved around a horned animal head holding a plaque in place. Size: 24.5" H (62.2 cm).

Exhibitions: Free Library Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2011: More Than A Pretty Face: Masks from West and Central Africa from the Rosen Collection. Rosen no 116. Literature: See in Masks from West and Central Africa: A Celebration of Color and Form (Schiffer Publishing, Ltd., 2013) for the type.

Provence: Ex-private Rosen collection, NYC, NY.

All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back.

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#113740
Condition
Professionally repaired.
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Published Anang Ibibio Painted Wood Face Mask

Estimate $1,200 - $1,800
May 12, 2016
Starting Price $650
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0075B: Published Anang Ibibio Painted Wood Face Mask

Sold for $650
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Est. $1,200 - $1,800Starting Price $650
Masks of the World | Ancient to 20th Century
Thu, May 12, 2016 11:00 AM
Buyer's Premium 22.5%

Lot 0075B Details

Description
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Africa, Nigeria, Ibibio (Anang), ca. mid 20th century CE. A naturalistic carved face mask surmounted by a superstructure with snakes curved around a horned animal head holding a plaque in place. Size: 24.5" H (62.2 cm).

Exhibitions: Free Library Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2011: More Than A Pretty Face: Masks from West and Central Africa from the Rosen Collection. Rosen no 116. Literature: See in Masks from West and Central Africa: A Celebration of Color and Form (Schiffer Publishing, Ltd., 2013) for the type.

Provence: Ex-private Rosen collection, NYC, NY.

All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back.

A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany all winning bids.

We ship worldwide and handle all shipping in-house for your convenience.

#113740
Condition
...
Professionally repaired.

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