Janus statue - Songye - Congo DRC

Description
Janus statue - Songye - Congo DRC
1st half 20th century - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

Private Belgian collection, around 1950.
Impressive figurine on its custom-made stand. These spectacular fetishes are among the most valued of Africa and are used by the Songye. The Nkishi is a medium between God and men.

Shipment within 24 working hours.
Track and trace included.
With acknowledgement of receipt.

Tags: mask, figurine, sculpture, figure, statuette, wood, art, contemporary, first, primitive, tribal, African, antiquity, artwork, gallery, Picasso, Giacometti, art gallery, African art, cubism.

Lot details
Object
Janus statue
Region/ country
Congo DRC
Material
Songye
Period
1st half 20th century
Condition
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
29×7×0 cm
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