African Sokoto Terracotta Ancestor Male Head

14083. African Sokoto Terracotta Ancestor Male Head

Nigeria, Circa 200 to 600 AD

Fantastic grog rich clay sculptural head fragment with heavily laden lidded eyes, incised brows, wide pierced nose and slightly open mouth with stippled texture to indicate a mustache. Age wear, losses, stable cracks, exposed core and archaeological surface. Size: 6-3/4 inches height; 11 inches on custom mount. Provenance: The Allan Stone Collection, New York.

Original Price: $1,850

Special Price: $1,500


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