Lot 254: A Songye neckrest

A Songye neckrest, Songye; D.R. Congo

The neckrest of unusual form, with a long narrow pillow in the center with arched recess above a small strutt, the sides with Songye style heads carved at either end; fine patination and wear, checking and splits in the wood from age cracks. L. 11 1/4"

Property of a New England Private collector

Ex. Dr. Meyer Osterman, MA

Price Realized: $175

Share or Email This Lot

View all African Lots in this Auction

View all Lots in the Fine African, Oceanic and Native American Art Auction