Comb, Ashanti, Ghana.
This is a fine Ashanti comb with six teeth, the upper part decorated with a janus human head with scarification marks on the cheeks, the neck carved with rings.
Middle brown wood, glossy patina, missing parts (teeth).
H: 18,5 cm.
H: 7.3 inch.
Provenance: Robert van der Heyden, Amsterdam, Netherlands.