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“Large Kuyu Figurine”

Lot reference 30294847
“Large Kuyu Figurine”

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2nd half 20th century - Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear

Object: "Great Kuyu Statue"
Region/ country: Congo
Material: Wood
Period: 2nd half 20th century
Condition: Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear
Sold with stand: Yes
Dimensions: 63×16×12 cm

Magnificent “Large Totemic Kuyu Figurine” from the D.R of Congo.

African art, from the Kuyu, this figure carries a totemic animal on its head, in this case it represents a bird.
Masculine figurine with the arms against the bust. The face is smeared with some dye pigmented in red burgundy.
It is used for initiation ceremonies.

Very nice patina, finely detailed by the artist with colour pigments.

Dimensions:
Height: 63 cm.
Width: 16 cm.
Depth: 12 cm.

It comes from a private Belgian Collection.

Shipment via parcel with track & trace.

Be Rita  

Catawiki member since February 3, 2019, received 11 reviews in total (11 in last 12 months)

Feedback score: 90.9% (11 reviews)
(last 12 months)
  • item as described, fast and safe delivery, everything okay! (Sorry for my late answer, I had been away for a few days….)

    user-b899603 November 26, 2019

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    Très bonne transaction. Excellent vendeur. Objet de qualité.
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    22yves November 6, 2019

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    'The old Luba Neck support' has a strong smell of burned wood. Everyone with a little knowledge of African Art knows what this means : not old but new.
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    Jazzitup August 9, 2019

  • Dear Sir,

    I have received your "Neck Support" Luba - Congo. And I 'm sorry to say that it is brand new still smelling smoke I realize that the prize was low and we will sell it cheap.

    Norddahl August 8, 2019

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    Goed verpakt ontvangen, was juist zoals op de foto’s.
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    user-e811e1c July 16, 2019

  • Tout est parfait !

    user-3c30cf6 July 9, 2019

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    Prima verpakt en zeer snel verzonden.
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    user-5eac160 July 4, 2019

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    all is ok, good protection, thanks a lot
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    pat78000 June 21, 2019

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    PARFAIT
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    VIOTJEANLOUIS March 21, 2019

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    Het kavel is mooi en was goed verpakt en goed aangekomen. Bedankt!
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    Bajiji March 14, 2019

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Germany $21.05
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