TIGONG TRUMPET, CAMEROON
TIGONG TRUMPET, CAMEROON
TIGONG TRUMPET, CAMEROON
TIGONG TRUMPET, CAMEROON
TIGONG TRUMPET, CAMEROON
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PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTION

TIGONG TRUMPET, CAMEROON

Estimate: 18,000 - 24,000 CHF

PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTION

TIGONG TRUMPET, CAMEROON

Estimate: 18,000 - 24,000 CHF

Description

PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTION

TIGONG TRUMPET, CAMEROON


Wood


48 x 12 x 12 cm


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Condition Report

Condition consistent with age and wear and use within the culture. An age crack down the back of the figure, and areas of abrasion on the upper left back. Areas of abrasion on the lower left section of the trumpet with small areas of filling. Abrasions to the left arm.


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Provenance

Private collection, Switzerland

Literature

Ezio Bassani, Michael Bockmüh, Patrick Mcnaughton, The Power of Form: African Art from the Horstmann Collection, Milano, 2002, Fig. 38, p. 108

Jacqueline Cogdell Djedje, Turn Up the Volume!: A Celebration of African Music, 1999, N. 106

Peter Junge, Dietrich Wildung, 5000 Years Africa-Egypt- Africa: the W. and U. Horstmann and the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Collections, Berlin, 2008, Pg.157


Exhibited

Los Angeles, UCLA Fowler Museum of Cultural History, 1999

Berlin, Kulturforum, 5000 Years Africa-Egypt-Africa: The W. and U. Hortsmann and the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Collection, September 2008 - November 2008, p. 157

TIGONG TRUMPET, CAMEROON
PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTION
TIGONG TRUMPET, CAMEROON
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