Lot 145: A Fine Mossi Nkumsi figure

A Fine Mossi Nkumsi figure, Mossi ; Burkina faso

OF classical form, the figure well proportioned with overall red pigmentation and black and white highlighting, the surface with incised designs in imitation of Tribal scarification; simple face, squared shoulders, long torso with arms akimbo and strong legs. H. 18"

The original base is included with this lot that has an old typed tag stating that the piece is a Bobo figure (incorrectly)

Property of a New York Private Collector

Ex. Private Midwestern collection

Price Realized: $200

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