IGBO HEADS, Nigeria

IGBO
Head 15
15.5" high
$3000

IGBO
Head 2
20" high
$1500

IGBO
Head 1
43" high
$3000

IGBO
Head 4
17.5" high
$800

These four Igbo heads have been vetted as authentic.

The heads below show no evidence of age or use and were probably made to be sold.

 

IGBO
Head 3
14.5" high
$800

 

IGBO
Head 5
14" high
$600

 

IGBO
Head 6
14.5" high
$400

IGBO
Head 7
19" high
$400

IGBO
Head 8
12.5" high
$400

IGBO
Head 9
17" high
$400

IGBO
Head 10
8.5" high
SOLD

IGBO
Head 11
15.5" high
$400

IGBO
Head 12
7" high
$300

IGBO
Head 13
11.5" high
$300

IGBO
Head 14
27.5" high
$600

Photographs © Tim Hamill

Most Igbo heads, those with wide flairing necks, were used or intended as headdresses. Numbers 1, 5 and 7 were used or intended to be displayed differently.

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