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.