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Old Idoma Head Crest, African Art Ex Gansler Collection

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A Very fine Old and well used Dance crest with a proud ancestor head and stylized dread like coiffure. The headdress has an old rattan basketry weaving on the bottom with remnants of green paint. Idoma peoples, Nigeria, Africa. * Please note the old collection numbers painted on the bottom. The headdress measures 12 inches tall ( 17.25 inches tall on professional quality base) Ex~ collection Jacques (Jack) Gansler, Virginia, USA. From 1997-2001, he served as the Under Secretary of Defense at the Department of Defense under President Bill Clinton.
Condition
fair, well worn
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Old Idoma Head Crest, African Art Ex Gansler Collection

Estimate $1,000 - $2,000
Jun 15, 2019
Starting Price $300
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0043: Old Idoma Head Crest, African Art Ex Gansler Collection

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Est. $1,000 - $2,000Starting Price $300
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Lot 0043 Details

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A Very fine Old and well used Dance crest with a proud ancestor head and stylized dread like coiffure. The headdress has an old rattan basketry weaving on the bottom with remnants of green paint. Idoma peoples, Nigeria, Africa. * Please note the old collection numbers painted on the bottom. The headdress measures 12 inches tall ( 17.25 inches tall on professional quality base) Ex~ collection Jacques (Jack) Gansler, Virginia, USA. From 1997-2001, he served as the Under Secretary of Defense at the Department of Defense under President Bill Clinton.
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fair, well worn

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