Magic Calabash - Feathers, Wood, Calebash - Luba - Congo DRC

Description
Magic Calabash - Feathers, Wood, Calebash - Luba - Congo DRC
Mid 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

In addition to their statues and masks, the Luba also adorned everyday objects with human figures. For instance, calabashes containing pigments were adorned and used by diviners.

Fine detailed kalebas with a great aged patina. Contains traces of wear and tear. The figure stands stable on it`s own.

Provenance: former private collection from Belgium.

Shipping within 24 hours after the payment is received. Tracking number will be provided. Signature upon delivery. Fully insured.
May as well be viewed and picked up at the Asian African Art Gallery in Vessem (NL).

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Lot details
Object
Magic Calabash
Ethnic group/ culture
Luba
Region/ country
Congo DRC
Material
Calebash, Feathers, Wood
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
23×13×13 cm
Weight
190 g
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