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Sculpture (1) - Wood - Lobi - Lobi - Burkina Faso

Lot reference 32111627
Sculpture (1) - Wood - Lobi - Lobi - Burkina Faso

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Location: France
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2nd half 20th century - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

Total nr of items: 1
Object: Sculpture (More lots)
Indigenous object name: Lobi
Ethnic group/ culture: Lobi
Region/ country: Burkina Faso
Material: Wood
Period: 2nd half 20th century
Condition: Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 51×12×10 cm
Weight: 1.5 kg

The Lobi form a people from western Africa, who is present in the southwest of Burkina Faso, in the northwest of Ghana and in the northeast of Ivory Coast, essentially in the region of Bouna, near Ghana and Burkina Faso, on the right bank of the Black Volta River.
Apparently a votive figurine. Please note the scarifications on the breasts. We can also find scarifications on the body.

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Catawiki member since May 28, 2018, received 36 reviews in total (25 in last 12 months)

Feedback score: 100% (25 reviews)
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    Parfait.
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    user-3cadf52 January 18, 2020

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    Very satisfied with my purchase and the handling of it.
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    tacomeeuwsen January 10, 2020

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    perfect, excellent packaging, serious seller, thank you
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    ranat1947 December 21, 2019

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    Embalagem muito cuidada com excelente protecção da estatueta.
    Escultura lindissima. Cumprimentos.
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    user-2917ccc December 13, 2019

  • We had a `problem in which the seller was faced with the possibility of loosing money and loosing more money. Finally, the seller settled in a civilized and equitable manner. Cant for ask more.

    user-3a9b827 December 10, 2019

  • Ottimo venditore. Puntualissimo, perfetto e generoso!!!

    user-2dec213 October 28, 2019

  • This was a very good purchase. The statuette is beautiful and in excellent condition. Very happy. Thank you Seller.

    RayM63 October 5, 2019

  • Ashanti urn in goede staat ontvangen, ben zeer tevreden.

    user-3f88373 October 2, 2019

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    merci pour cette évaluation
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    Conforme description, très beau pièce, bien emballer, livrer vite. Merci!
    Interesting item, just beautifull!
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    user-b1d04b2 September 25, 2019

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    wonderful and all perfect , thanks
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    user-8405b41 September 10, 2019

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    Mask arrived well packed and in good condition. Very happy with delivery and with the beautiful mask which is looks even better than in the photo.
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    Elenags13 September 4, 2019

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    Merci beaucoup à une autre vente
    Cordialement
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    Mooie schelpen maar niet correct geleverd. U heeft het laten leveren in een krantenwinkel verder van mijn thuis en niet bij mijn thuis zelf zoals opgegeven bij mijn aankoop.
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    stefporsche74 August 14, 2019

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    Bonsoir, Merci pour votre évaluation, je vous prie de m'excuser je n'ai pas
    lu la demande de livraison à votre domicile, par habitude comme en France
    nous livrons dans un point relay.
    Cordialement
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    1 shell arrivé compleet. The other one damaged. 2 horns broken . Pity , long distance , breakable objects needs a carefull strong package.
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    goodluckxyz April 29, 2019

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    Bonjour,
    L'emballage était au dessus des normes je pense que vous n'avez pas
    remarqué que le coquillage avait une corne manquante les photos vous
    permettaient de bien apprécier les objets il n'y a pas d'oubli volontaire de
    quoi que ce soit de ma part et il n'y a pas eu de casse.
    Merci de revoir votre classement. Cordialement JF
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    package arrived today in pristine condition, very well packed, beautiful specimen, very happy, Merci bien!
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    UrbV April 19, 2019

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    user-2c2b174 April 8, 2019

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    I have received this Malagasy instrument on 13-2-19 in a good shape, thanks the way it was very well packed. It's a pity that 5 string bridges (for every of the 18 strings: 2 bridges!) are missing...
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    user-c873ca1 February 13, 2019

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