Small horned fetish - Cloth, Wood - Yaka - DR Congo

Description
Small horned fetish - Cloth, Wood - Yaka - DR Congo
1st half 20th century - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

A small horned Yaka fetish, adorned with a red cloth.
The pictured base is not included in the sale.

Dated to the 1920's-1930's

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
Small horned fetish
Ethnic group/ culture
Yaka
Region/ country
DR Congo
Material
Cloth, Wood
Period
1st half 20th century
Condition
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
16.5×4×4 cm
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