Photograph © Hamill Gallery
"IDOMA CHAIR" by Bobbi Hamill
34" high x 22.5" wide x 20" deep
The six Idoma iron forms have been vetted as authentic.
Iron forms like these, with a distinctively hammered surface textures (on the front side) and an abstract, non-functional shape that flares to a triangle at the top, were recognized and used as currency.
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The variation in color in the group shots are because some were turned towards or away from the light source.