Lot 186: A Yoruba divination tray

A Yoruba divination tray, Yoruba ; Nigeria

The large tray cracked and reglued, finely carved with abstracted powerful face at top, the perimeter with stylized animals, and elaborate geometric motifs. A fine and old example that would be a star if properly restored. D. 20 1/4"

Property of a Southeastern Family

Collected by the current owner's parents in Nigeria in the early 1960's with the Peace Corps.

Estimate: $400 - $600

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