scultura legno Caciques de Venezuela Guaicaipuro - Wall light (1) - Wood

Description
scultura legno Caciques de Venezuela Guaicaipuro - Wall light (1) - Wood
Venezuela - Late 20th century

Caciques de Venezuela Guaicaipuro Indian wooden sculpture.
Made in Amazonía Indian region, 1970
Born in Caracas in 1530, he was a trusted warrior of the great Cacique Catuche, he took on Cacicazgo at the age of 20, when this cacique died. Known at the time as Guaicaipuro can be found in the documents of the time under the name of Guacaipuro. He was arguably the strongest adversary that the Spanish conquerors found in the newly discovered Venezuelan land (1498). Guaicaipuro ruled Caracas and Teques, exercising direct control over the six villages.

Lot details
No. of items
1
Object
Wall light
Material
Wood
Manufacturer/ Brand
scultura legno Caciques de Venezuela Guaicaipuro
Estimated Period
Late 20th century
Country of Origin
Venezuela
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
61×3×28 cm
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