TEMNE HEADDRESS 9, Sierra Leone

Despite its appearance, this head shows no signs of age or use and may have been made to be sold.


Photographs © Hamill Gallery

TEMNE
HEAD 9
15.5" high x 7.25" wide x 9.5" deep
$400
Sierra Leone

The horns are separate pieces that are nailed in place. There is a small repaired crack on the front of the base. The base is not flat and is shimmed to be stable.

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