Lot: 22995th Tribal Art Auction
Rare head sculpture
Cameroon, southern / Equatorial Guinea, Beti-Fang, Eton
|Provenance||Size||Starting price / estimated price|
|Allan Stone, New York, USA||H: 5.5 inch||
plus 23 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance
wood, inlay (eyes), rest., base
The Eton and a closely related people, the Yaunde, comprise the two main subgroups of the Beti, which in turn constitute one of the three major subdivisions of the cluster of peoples in southern Cameroon, mainland Equatorial Guinea, and northern Gabon known as the Fang.