Statue - Wood - Mambila - Nigeria

Description
Statue - Wood - Mambila - Nigeria
Interbellum - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

A statue by the Mambila people of Nigeria. In good condition with usual traces of wear for a piece of this age. Dated to the Interbellum.

This item comes with a signed and stamped certificate confirming its authenticity. All our lots are appraised and checked by Jos Humblet. Mr. Humblet (°1954, Brussels) graduated in 1978 as Master of Art at St. Lukas in Brussels. From 1978 until 1993 he worked at the Royal Museum of Fine Arts in Brussels, where he specialised in formal analysis of works of art. Mr. Humblet started collecting tribal art in 1980 and became a dealer in 1995, specialising in art from Kongo, Nigeria, Cameroon and Chad.

This lot will be packed with the utmost care and shipped with DHL Express.

Lot details
Object
Statue
Ethnic group/ culture
Mambila
Region/ country
Nigeria
Material
Wood
Period
Interbellum
Condition
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
30×12×10 cm
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