Statue / fetish - Wood - protection - Attie - Ivory Coast

Description
Statue / fetish - Wood - protection - Attie - Ivory Coast
1st half 20th century - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

The weight of the stand is included. The dimensions do not include the stand.

African Protection Figurine/Fetish in wood from the Attie ethnic group of Ivory Coast - “Waka-Sona” Fetish (wooden being in Baule)

This figurine was used during rites, to protect the owner against spells which would have been cast on him by evil persons.

Sacrificial patina on the head, 2 snakes surround the face.

Many scarifications.

Wonderful brown/honey patina of wear.

This figurine is placed on a custom-made stand of 0.4 cm in metal, created in Abidjan.

A certificate of authenticity from the Arts Ethniques.com Gallery will be delivered with the figurine.

Objects are shipped with insurance and track & trace.

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

Express and secure shipment. Parcels are sent from Monday to Saturday, via an express parcel service (Colissimo Expert) 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 and/or pick up the piece in Ajaccio, 20090 France.

Lot details
Object
Statue / fetish
Indigenous object name
protection
Ethnic group/ culture
Attie
Region/ country
Ivory Coast
Material
Wood
Period
1st half 20th century
Condition
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
49.5×14.5×12.5 cm
Weight
2.5 kg
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