Unknown African, ‘Monumental Nok Terracotta Head and Torso’, 400 BC to 400 AD, Barakat Gallery
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Monumental Nok Terracotta Head and Torso, 400 BC to 400 AD

Terracotta
16 × 9 1/4 × 14 3/4 in
40.6 × 23.5 × 37.5 cm
Unique
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West Hollywood, Beverly Hills, London, Seoul, Hong Kong
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Barakat Gallery
West Hollywood, Beverly Hills, +3 more

This monumental sculpture is a highly unusual piece by the Nok. It is primarily remarkable because …

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This monumental sculpture is a highly unusual piece by the Nok. It is primarily remarkable because of its enormous size, and also the pose of the figure. It portrays a male individual from the upper chest upwards, posed as if leaning forward, his chin resting on his right arm, which is in turn crossed over the left. …

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Unknown African

Monumental Nok Terracotta Head and Torso, 400 BC to 400 AD

Terracotta
16 × 9 1/4 × 14 3/4 in
40.6 × 23.5 × 37.5 cm
Unique
Contact For Price
Location
West Hollywood, Beverly Hills, London, Seoul, Hong Kong
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