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A Fine old Akan / Ashanti Comb, African Art

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Old carved wood and metal hair pick or comb from the Akan / Ashanti peoples of Ghana, West Africa. A well carved female figure acts as the handle, note the vaginal shaped design below the female. The Comb measures 8 inches tall x 2.75 inches wide. Ex Prof. Charles Bordogna collection, past curator of the SMA Father's museum of African Art and author of several publications on African Art.
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A Fine old Akan / Ashanti Comb, African Art

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Sep 16, 2017
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Lot 0090 Details

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Old carved wood and metal hair pick or comb from the Akan / Ashanti peoples of Ghana, West Africa. A well carved female figure acts as the handle, note the vaginal shaped design below the female. The Comb measures 8 inches tall x 2.75 inches wide. Ex Prof. Charles Bordogna collection, past curator of the SMA Father's museum of African Art and author of several publications on African Art.
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Overall Good

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