Rare terra cotta double Janus head, KOMA tribe, Nigeria, approx. 1900
Rare! This double Janus terra cotta head of the KOMA tribe, in this case from Nigeria. An ancient grave statue with two faces, neatly mounted on a marble stand. Definite erosion, though still clearly visible, this authentic head with strong character. Look carefully at the photos to see its current condition.
Height: 15,5 cm (19 cm stand included)
Width: 1180 grams (marble stand included)
Date: approx. 1900, could be older
Provenance: ex-gallery Tounkara, Rotterdam (ex-Peter Beaujean)