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Life-size bronze African OBA - king’s head - BENIN - Nigeria, Benin City region.

Lot reference 9286055
Life-size bronze African OBA - king’s head - BENIN - Nigeria, Benin City region.

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$ 187 Bidder 0523
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$ 150 Bidder 0523
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$ 128 Bidder 0523
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$ 107 Bidder 5526
21-03-2017 13:13:28
$ 69 Bidder 9420
19-03-2017 13:07:39

2nd half of the 20th century - good condition

Beautiful and heavy bronze head of a BENIN king from Equatorial Africa.
The King has the very characteristic BENIN face with numerous tribal scenes and a beautiful hairdo. Benin city was the religious and royal centre of the current Yoruba people.
This statue is of high quality and was made with the cire perdue technique, and is therefore unique in its kind. Beautifully crafted in detail, it has a wonderful patina. Because of the primitive casting process, the figurine presents some casting flaws, have a look at the pictures.

Dimensions ca. :
Height: 30 cm
Width: 17 cm
Depth: 22 cm
Weight approx. 3.8 kg

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Feedback score: 98.7%
Reviews given: 729
Member since: November 26, 2014
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    Perfect delivery

    zorn67 August 3, 2017

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    Veramente una consegna velocissima. La merce è stata imballata ad opera d'arte . Complimenti al Venditore

    fuminos2005 August 3, 2017

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    Perfect transaction ^^ The mask is beautiful and exactly as described, perfectly packed and very fastly delivered. Highly recommended seller.

    Moialmathea1975 July 29, 2017

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    wat lange levertijd maar voor de rest goed verpakt en in orde

    Luciano07 July 28, 2017

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    Mooi masker gekocht,snel bezorgd en goed verpakt.

    hanzeman July 27, 2017

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Austria $ 32.18
Belgium $ 16.09
Canada $ 85.81
Switzerland $ 42.90
Germany $ 26.82
Denmark $ 32.18
Spain $ 32.18
France $ 26.82
United Kingdom $ 32.18
Ireland $ 32.18
Italy $ 32.18
Luxembourg $ 26.82
Netherlands $ 16.09
Norway $ 32.18
Poland $ 32.18
Portugal $ 32.18
Sweden $ 32.18
United States $ 85.81
Rest of Europe $ 53.63
Rest of the World $ 85.81

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