Lot 4

Palm wine cup with the head of a chief with a hieratic expression and a slightly emaciated face, the anthropomorphic handle is surmounted by a royal symbol
Wood, ancient brown patina and shiny honey
Kuba, Democratic Republic of Congo, early 20th century
17.5 x 10cm

Provenance: Sens-Enchères sale, Sens, 8 October 2005, lot 213