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Female protective figure - Wood, Glass - IHAMBE - Tiv - Nigeria

Provenance:
- Private collection, France
- Millon, Paris, France

Published:
- CARNETS DE VOYAGE, 25 February 2020, Millon, Paris
(expert Serge Reynes)

Female statuette presented standing naked, the articulations marked and the face with the beautiful determined expression.
Hardwood, mirror encrusted in the eyes, old brown and honey patina.
Tiv, North Nigeria, early 20th century.
40.5 cm.

Statuette féminine présentée nue debout, les articulations marquées et le visage à la belle expression déterminée.
Bois dur, miroir incrusté dans les yeux, ancienne patine d’usage brune et miel.
Tiv, Nord Nigéria, début du XXème siècle.
40.5 cm.


Shipping via express courier 24hrs after payment is received. Tracking number will be provided. Signature upon delivery. Fully insured.

Object Female protective figure
Indigenous object name IHAMBE
Ethnic group/ culture Tiv
Region/ country Nigeria
Material Wood, Glass
Condition Good
Sold with stand Yes
Dimensions 40×8×7.5 cm
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