A small male Nsapo. Nsapo figure collected in 1928. I got the Nsapo figures with a document dated 1928 from Jan Kusters a dutch collector ( The original document will not be included because I have more figures from the same provenance, but the scan is provided in the package).
The Nsapo is a small seldom tribe from Congo from the border of Songye and the Luluwa. they created a wonderful style that we see represented here.Nsapo Nsapo peoples, Congo, Africa.
Honey layered patina. Seldom figure.
David Norden is a third generation antique dealers, dealing in African Art in Antwerp-Belgium since 1992.
All lots from David Norden's collection are sold with a written description of the tribe and David Norden private opinion .
May be viewed or picked up in David Norden's Buy African Antiques Shop in Antwerp.
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- Indigenous object name
- Nkishi Nsapo Nsapo-Collected 1928
- Ethnic group/ culture
- Region/ country
- Congo DRC
- 1st half 20th century
- Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
- Sold with stand
- 22×5×5 cm