• A Cabinet of Curiosities Selec auction at Christies

    Sale 2393

    A Cabinet of Curiosities Selections from the Peter Tillou Collections

    28 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 145

    A Kota Reliquary Guardian Figure

    GABON

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Kota Reliquary Guardian Figure
    Gabon
    The face with a cruciform pattern in copper and brass, and overlaid flange and crests; fine aged and varied surface overall.
    25 3/4 in. (65.4 cm.) high; 15 1/2 in. (39.4 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Christine Valluet, Paris