Ancestor figure (1) - Wood - Thil - Lobi - Burkina Faso

Description
Ancestor figure (1) - Wood - Thil - Lobi - Burkina Faso
1st half 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

This is a fine old Lobi figure of columnar form and with classic, minimalist features. Superb patina and adorned with an old beaded necklace the figure find has great contained energy.

ex Rossi coll, NY

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Ancestor figure
Indigenous object name
Thil
Ethnic group/ culture
Lobi
Region/ country
Burkina Faso
Material
Wood
Period
1st half 20th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
27×4×5 cm
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