Statue(s) (1) - Wood - blolo bla - Baoulé - Côte d'Ivoire

Description
Statue(s) (1) - Wood - blolo bla - Baoulé - Côte d'Ivoire
Early 20th century - Fair

Ancient Baule Figurine (Côte d’Ivoire) of the Blolo Bla type (spouse from the hereafter), it represents a figure with the arms along the body and the hands laying on the belly. A very refined statue, with a beautiful interiority, adorned with many scarification marks, and a beautiful headdress. Wood with a beautiful patina of use with a crack on the left-hand side, on the back, without any risk of breakage. Old collection.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Statue(s)
Indigenous object name
blolo bla
Ethnic group/ culture
Baoulé
Region/ country
Côte d'Ivoire
Material
Wood
Period
Early 20th century
Condition
Fair
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
44×11×11 cm
Weight
1.2 kg
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