Carving - Wood - Maternité - Baoulé - Ivory Coast

Description
Carving - Wood - Maternité - Baoulé - Ivory Coast
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

African wooden maternity figurine/fetish, Baule ethnic group from Côte d'Ivoire.

Pearl necklace around the neck and coiled fabrics at the left ankle.

Light wooden statue, beautiful deep black patina, probably made with root extracts.

Fecundity figurine representing a wife showing her new-born, symbol of fecundity and used in rites destined to women having trouble giving birth, to favour their pregnancy.

Statue full of serenity, with a smooth and well-proportioned face.

Objects shipped with insurance and tracking number.

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

Fast and secure shipping. Parcels are shipped from Monday to Saturday, via an express parcel service (Colissimo) of the French Post, with track & trace. The shipment takes between 2 and 3 days for France; 2 and 5 days throughout Europe.

You can view/collect the item in Ajaccio, 20090 France.

Lot details
Object
Carving
Indigenous object name
Maternité
Ethnic group/ culture
Baoulé
Region/ country
Ivory Coast
Material
Wood
Condition
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
28×9.5×9.5 cm
Weight
0.26 kg
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