Statue(s) - Wood - Koranbrett - Hausa - Nigeria

Description
Statue(s) - Wood - Koranbrett - Hausa - Nigeria
2nd half 20th century - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

Hallua Haussa Quran board from Nigeria.

Materials: wood, ink, pigments, leather, patina.

Provenance: Sokoto region of Nigeria.

Dimensions: 56 x 27 cm (22.04 x 10.62 inches)

XX century


When the student is able to write the sura, he presents it to his master.
If he does this with no mistakes, the sura can be erased and he can write the next one.

Generally speaking, these ‘slates’ are kept in the family, the Quran forbids the owner to part from it.



The object will be sent with an invoice with a VAT of 19%.

A description of the object with photo is attached.

Professional buyers from the EU with a VAT number can request an intra-community invoice without VAT.
The VAT of 19% will be refunded by bank transfer by me.

As a rule, the lot is usually shipped within 24 hours in professional packaging.

Lot details
Object
Statue(s)
Indigenous object name
Koranbrett
Ethnic group/ culture
Hausa
Region/ country
Nigeria
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
56×27×0 cm
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