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    Sale 2257

    African and Oceanic Art: The Robert and Jean Shoenberg Collection

    14 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 60

    **A LEGA IVORY FIGURE

    Standing with the short legs splayed, the arms carved away from the body, the face with central vertical ridge extending from nose to chin with carved circular mouth at the base, flanked by circular eyes, dark golden patina.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    **A LEGA IVORY FIGURE
    Standing with the short legs splayed, the arms carved away from the body, the face with central vertical ridge extending from nose to chin with carved circular mouth at the base, flanked by circular eyes, dark golden patina.
    6½ in. (16.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Julius Carlebach, New York, 1957