A Bamana equestrian figure

Mali

Cast iron, the rider shown holding a spear high as if about to strike, he wears a high crested coiffure, raised on a bespoke mount.

H: 9 3/4, L: 10 1/4 in.



PROVENANCE:

The Estate of Thomas McNemar, Lexington, Virginia.
Estimate $400-600

Sold for $260 (buyer's premium included)