Lot 197: A Yoruba Shango Dance wand

A Yoruba Shango Dance wand , Yoruba ; Nigeria

The dance wand with a female figure carved atop in unusual kneeling position with 'thunder axe' blades above the head, fine overall patina and fine carving, the handle with deep lustrous surface. H. 14 3/4"

Property from a New York Estate

Alfred Schienberg, 1971, The Gallery of African Art. NY


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