Lot 139: African Senufu Carved Wood Helmet Mask, Ivory Coast, from the Geoffery Holder Collection
October 22, 2016
St. Augustine, FL, USALive Auction
Description: This is a Vintage African Senufu Carved Wood Helmet Mask, Ivory Coast, from the Geoffery Holder Collection. The helmet-form lower section surmounted by a tripod upper structure, carved as a stylized rectangular face with large eyes, continuing to tall Demilune horns and surmounted by a seated female figure, the helmet drilled for attachment of hair, (several cracks, one horn tip chipped) measuring approximately 27.27”. This wonderful piece comes from the Rhodes-Nadler Collection, and this is the first opportunity that several of the pieces from this collection are being offered for sale to the public. Please view the photos, or in person carefully to determine the age, condition, and quality of this lot. Please Note: All items are sold As-is, Where-is, with no warranties or guarantees, expressed or implied. We DO NOT offer Refunds, Returns or Exchanges. All sales are Final. We want you to be happy with your purchases, so please preview the items carefully before bidding. We do our best to describe items, but it is your responsibility to determine accuracy, authenticity, condition, age, quality, etc. If you are not certain about an item, please do not Bid without satisfying your concerns beforehand.