I inherited this sculpture from my dad , who passed away in November 2022. He lived in Nigeria in the late 1960s. He bought many African pieces, and I believe this is from Africa but am not sure.
8.5 x 2.5
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Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:
An antique African carved hardwood bust of a man
With stylized headdress or coiffure, on a striated block plinth base. Unmarked
8-1/2 inches tall
CONDITION: this carving appears to be in generally good condition with wear commensurate to age and use.
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