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78. Commemorative head in bronze IFE - BINI EDO - Benin, Nigeria

Commemorative head in bronze IFE - BINI EDO - Benin, Nigeria

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$ 139 Bidder 3163
23-05-2017 08:21:31
$ 61 Bidder 3163
21-05-2017 10:06:11
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20-05-2017 10:49:39
$ 4 Bidder 8684
19-05-2017 16:17:52

1st half of the 20th century - very good condition

Bronze IFE commemorative head - BINI EDO - Benin - 52 cm ; 12 kilograms.

In African art, 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 head is topped by a conical headdress which is very richly decorated. It is composed of braids and 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.
The inside is hollowed out course.

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Feedback score: 91.8%
Reviews given: 71
Member since: November 7, 2016
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    Estoy contento con la compra. Ha llegado bien, pero debería de haber estado más protegida dentro de la caja porque le quedaba holgada.

    JuanKO May 25, 2017

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    Lento a enviar mas chegaram bem, em embalagem mínima, sem qualquer protecção nas peças. Peças de acordo com as fotos, muito bonitas.

    filipa81 May 23, 2017

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    Transaction ok
    RAS
    Merci

    debcyri May 22, 2017

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    pacco ben imballato - problemi nel ritiro perchè il coriere passava in centro solo dalle 15 alle 16 e non al mattino quando è presente la custode. poca collaborazione del coriere ma venditore ottimo

    Emaghi May 19, 2017

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    Perfect in orde, bedankt !

    femken001 May 15, 2017

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