Taburete Prestige - Madera - Songye - República Democrática del Congo

Descripción
Taburete Prestige - Madera - Songye - República Democrática del Congo
mediados del siglo XX - En buen estado, usado con algunos signos de desgaste

In many cultures throughout the southeastern region of the Democratic Republic of Congo the seats of leaders are important symbols of power and authority.
The main function of the stool was not to serve as a seat, but rather as a receptacle for the chief's spirit.

The seat of this royal SONGYE stool is supported by a kneeling female figure who balance it on their head and the tips of her elongated fingers. There are 2 copper nails in the forehead. The figure wears a decorative necklace.

Provenance: former private collection from Belgium.

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May as well be viewed and picked up at the Asian African Art Gallery in Vessem (NL).

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Detalles del lote
Objeto
Taburete Prestige
Grupo étnico/cultura
Songye
Región / país
República Democrática del Congo
Material
Madera
Periodo
mediados del siglo XX
Estado
En buen estado, usado con algunos signos de desgaste
Se vende con soporte
No
Dimensiones
38×23×23 cm
Peso
3100 g
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