Estatua - Madera - Iginga du Bwami - LEGA - República Democrática del Congo

Descripción
Estatua - Madera - Iginga du Bwami - LEGA - República Democrática del Congo
Regular

FUNCTION: altar object used for initiations, symbol of global vision connected with Lega proverbs.

POPULATION: Lega people of DRC Congo

MATERIAL: soft wood, white kaolin and blueing with patina

SIZE: 36 cm high by 12 cm across

CONDITION of PRESERVATION: beautiful patina from handling, white kaolin still present, small gaps on some of the faces, scraped off to make traditional medicines or gris-gris.

PROVENANCE: from the private collection of André Defyn, former French dealer of African art in the 1960s-1970s

Careful, speedy shipment via express parcel (Colissimo) with acknowledgment of receipt and track & trace.

Detalles del lote
Objeto
Estatua
Nombre de objeto indígena
Iginga du Bwami
Grupo étnico/cultura
LEGA
Región / país
República Democrática del Congo
Material
Madera
Estado
Regular
Se vende con soporte
No
Dimensiones
36×12×12 cm
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