Maternity statue - Wood - Dogon - Mali

Description
Maternity statue - Wood - Dogon - Mali
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

African Maternity Fetish/Figurine in Wood from the Dogon Ethnic Group of Mali

Very nice honey coloured patina, crusty because of the many rituals and sacrifices.

Fecundity figurine used in rites destined to women having trouble procreating, to favour their pregnancy.

Very beautiful statuette representing a woman touching her breasts in order to get milk for her child.

Statuette full of serenity with a smooth face, well-proportioned, with patina of wear.

Finely carved figurine with an asymmetrical hairdo and many scarifications.

The figure is in a seated position.

The statuette will be delivered with its custom-made metal stand, crafted by an Ivorian craftsman.

Items are shipped with insurance.

Objects are sent with a professional invoice.
The company is VAT free.

Express and secure shipment. Parcels are sent from Monday to Saturday via express parcel with track & trace (Colissimo Expert) with the French Post. The shipment takes between 2 and 5 days throughout Europe.

You can view and/or pick up the object in Ajaccio, 20090 France.

We speak English.

Lot details
Object
Maternity statue
Ethnic group/ culture
Dogon
Region/ country
Mali
Material
Wood
Condition
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
26×4.5×5 cm
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