25 x 9 cm.
Former collection Belgium
Iginga figurine which was used by high initiates of the Bwami, among the Lega. The shape of the body is magnificent, presenting amazing and stylised geometric volumes.
Dark patina due to the many applications of palm oil during initiatory rites.
Little necklaces in bone.
Shipment within 24 working hours.
Track and trace included.
With acknowledgement of receipt.
Tags: mask, figurine, sculpture, figure, statuette, wood, art, contemporary, first, primitive, tribal, African, antiquity, artwork, gallery, Picasso, Giacometti, art gallery, African art, cubism.
- Statuette of initiation to the Bwami
- Indigenous object name
- Region/ country
- Congo DRC
- 1st half 20th century
- Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
- Sold with stand
- 25×9×0 cm