Ancestor Head - Wood - Chamba - Nigeria

Description
Ancestor Head - Wood - Chamba - Nigeria
mid 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

CHAMBA items are rare and their function is uncertain. They are usually covered with encrusted patina. This is a wooden Chamba ancestor head.
Good condition with traces of wear and tear.

Provenance: former private collection from Belgium.

Shipping within 24 hours after the payment is received. Tracking number will be provided. Signature upon delivery. Fully insured.
May as well be viewed and picked up at the Asian African Art Gallery in Vessem (NL).

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Lot details
Object
Ancestor Head
Ethnic group/ culture
Chamba
Region/ country
Nigeria
Material
Wood
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
47×20×17 cm
Weight
1500 g
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