Lot 223: A fine old Songye figure

People: Songye
DR Congo
H: 20 3/4"
The old figure with simple features; the horn rising from the center of the head, the face worn and showing numerous 'washings'. Copper studs inset about the cheeks and brow, hobnails to the eyes. The navel with material still inserted, on integral base with erosion. Fine old example. On a custom mount.

Michael Wyman, Chicago

Price Realized: $200

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