Wooden figure - Wood - Tadep - MAMBILA - Cameroon

Description
Wooden figure - Wood - Tadep - MAMBILA - Cameroon
2nd half 20th century - Good

Very beautiful wooden Tadep figure of the Mambila from Cameroon. The figure has the typical pose where the arms hang next to the body and the knees are slightly bent. The hairdo consists of many little buns made of wooden pins The belly is decorated in various geometric figures. The entire sculpture has a layer of crusty patina.

Origin: private Dutch collection.
Dimensions: 43 x 15 x 15 cm

Will be packaged with care and shipped by registered mail but can also be picked up in Breda (NL).

Lot details
Object
Wooden figure
Indigenous object name
Tadep
Ethnic group/ culture
MAMBILA
Region/ country
Cameroon
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
43×15×15 cm
Weight
1093 g
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