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Sat, Sep 16, 2023 01:00PM EDT
Lot 181

African Bronze Rooster Statue and Spear

Estimate: $200 - $300

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$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
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$30,000 $2,500
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Group of two bronze works believed to have originated in Cameroon or Nigeria in the second half of the 20th century. Included here: a rooster surrounded by four chicks statuary measuring approximately 20" high with a base 8" in diameter. Also, a short spear 26" in length. Both pieces exhibit patina consistent with age and dings and nicks throughout. From the collection of a world traveler of 45+ years who has circumnavigated the globe via sailboat. Heavy shipping items. Please inquire regarding shipping rates prior to bidding. Keywords: art, figurine, weapon, Africa, African, culture