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    Description

    Nothern Nguni (Tanzania)
    Atriculated Female Figure
    Wood
    Height: 36 ½ inches Width: 9 ½ inches Depth: 4 ¾ inches

    A figure of this scale and rather severe mein may have been intended for funerary enactments which accompanied praise recitations given by heirs of the deceased. The proper left arm and proper right leg slip loose easily. There are overall minor abrasions, with the general condition relatively good.

    Provenance: Gary Hendershott, Little Rock



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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2007
    7th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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