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Reliquary (1) - Brass, Copper, Metal, Wood - mbulu ngulu - Bakota - Gabon

Lot reference 30833237
Reliquary (1) - Brass, Copper, Metal, Wood - mbulu ngulu - Bakota - Gabon

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Location: Germany
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$553 Bidder 7201
12-11-2019 16:10:47

mid 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Total nr of items: 1
Object: Reliquary (More lots)
Indigenous object name: mbulu ngulu
Ethnic group/ culture: Bakota
Region/ country: Gabon
Material: Brass, Copper, Metal, Wood
Period: Mid 20th century
Condition: Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand: Yes
Dimensions: 60×30×5 cm

Wood, brass sheet, copper nails and staples. The face is oval and concave underneath the forehead, entwined by the typical coiffure in the shape of a sickle and lateral cheeks. The cone and neck are rectangular, below the handle in the shape of a slightly curved diamond. Small missing parts due to insect caused damage, slight signs of corrosion.

Special features:
- Separate brass stripes in the field of vision.
- Relief on the back side
- Custom made heavy metal base, powder coated.

De African-Tribal-Art  

Catawiki member since September 28, 2017, received 4 reviews in total (2 in last 12 months)

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  • El material comprado ha llegado perfecto y es como se mostraba en las imágenes de venta, por lo que estoy muy satisfecho de la compra

    user-a8bf216 November 25, 2019


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