Lot 282: A Fine Gurage Funerary Post

A Fine Gurage Funerary Post , Gurage ; Ethiopia

The long board with redend and aged surface in the form of an extreamly and abstracted human form; a round disk atop representing a head, diamond shape representing neck and long rectangular portion representing the body. Remains of black pigment. H. 54 1/2''

Property of a New York Private collector

Field collected by Dr. V. Schneider, Germany

Estimate: $400 - $600

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