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Wed, Nov 15, 2023 05:30PM EST
Lot 141

Hunter's Shirt with Amulets, Ibibio People, Nigeria

Estimate: $750 - $1,000

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African Tribal Art: Ibibio People, Nigeria: Hunter's Shirt with Amulets. Rough-woven fiber with attachments of metal, animal teeth and shells. Early/mid 20th century. The shirt comes with a custom-made steel display stand.

Approx. 25H x 24W on stand (inches).

Private Collection, Massachusetts, Private Collection, New York

Condition

Poor condition with repairs, tatters, soiling.

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