© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Catalog Number: AB0319-1554
MEMORIAL HEAD – ASHANTI/ AKAN, GHANA, 18th – 19th CENTURY
Terracotta with black glaze
Ashanti/ Akan, Ghana, 18th – 19th century

Among the Ashanti/ Akan tribes it was customary in the case of important deceased persons to place portrait-like ‘memorial heads’ on their tombs.

Dimensions: HEIGHT 17 CM
Condition: Overall good condition with usual traces of wear and age
Provenance: German private collection

Post Auction:  sold/verkauft

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