Statue(s) (1) - Feathers, Gourd, Raphia, Wood - LUBA figure on calabash - Congo DRC

Description
Statue(s) (1) - Feathers, Gourd, Raphia, Wood - LUBA figure on calabash - Congo DRC
mid 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

African tribal art fetish figure on calabash ( bottle gourd), from the Luba ethnic group, located in eastern DR Congo. Vintage wooden statuette with a worn, brownish patina. As like other tribal art pieces, they do have natural abrasions and scuffs and sometimes small cracks.
Materials: wood, shell, feathers,raphia, bottle gourd.

Good condition, with some wear and tear.
Approx. age: 70 years old.
Height: 31 cm in height.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Statue(s)
Indigenous object name
LUBA figure on calabash
Region/ country
Congo DRC
Material
Feathers, Gourd, Raphia, Wood
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
31×15×31 cm
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