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Ifé bronze figurine - BINI EDO - Benin, Nigeria

Lot reference 9184393
Ifé bronze figurine - BINI EDO - Benin, Nigeria

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$ 245 Bidder 4443
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$ 223 Bidder 1846
20-06-2017 19:35:02
$ 139 Bidder 4857
20-06-2017 19:03:14
$ 74 Bidder 9608
20-06-2017 08:00:46
$ 63 Bidder 2541
19-06-2017 21:04:41
$ 39 Bidder 4443
18-06-2017 21:21:53
$ 33 Bidder 1381
17-06-2017 15:56:26

2nd half of the 20th century - Very nice condition

Ifé bronze figurine - BINI EDO - Benin, Nigeria
Dimensions: Height 62 cm ; Weight 15 kilograms.

In African art, the Ifé art is characterised by a beautiful balance of lines, a blatant realism, and with a serenity which seems to emanate from kings or queens.
This figurine is very richly decorated. We can distinguish braids, but also little bells. The face is perfectly smooth, on each side we can notice fringes which are finished off with little bells. The grooves around the neck are considered as eminent signs of beauty for the YORUBA, even nowadays.

Of course, the inside was hollowed.

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Feedback score: 92.1%
Reviews given: 117
Member since: November 7, 2016
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    Voldoet aan de beschrijving !
    Mooie aanwinst !
    Bedankt !

    MarkVM August 11, 2017

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    Statue exactly as described, very well packed and fast shipping. Perfect transaction.

    Moialmathea1975 August 9, 2017

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    little damage done to the fetish...but im glad i got it after all...no complains.

    sonjazoethout August 4, 2017

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    Los brazos de la máscara están partidos,pegados con pegamento caliente y sujetos con enormes clavos!! Esto no figuraba en la descripción. No responde correos, tiempo de espera casi 15 días.

    mitaalbaida August 1, 2017

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    trés déçu, mal emballé, reçu cassé
    jamais plus je ne commanderai sur ce site

    coutillet July 28, 2017

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Belgium $ 39.08
Canada $ 83.75
Switzerland $ 50.25
Germany $ 50.25
Denmark $ 50.25
Spain $ 50.25
France $ 20.10
United Kingdom $ 50.25
Ireland $ 50.25
Italy $ 39.08
Luxembourg $ 50.25
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United States $ 83.75
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