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Lot 1061Tuesday 06 Dec, 2011 - 10.00am
An unusual early 20th Century French bronze group of a Benin (West Africa) execution scene - Standing figure of executioner with curved bladed sword and kneeling figure at his feet, on red veined marble octagonal base, 13.5ins x 4.5ins x 12ins high (apparently unsigned)