Ancestor statue (1) - Beads, Cord, Feathers, Wood - Songye - Central Africa

Description
Ancestor statue (1) - Beads, Cord, Feathers, Wood - Songye - Central Africa
Good

Origin: DRC
Name of the tribe: Songye
Material(s): Wood, string, feathers, beads.
Dimensions (in cm): 75 x 16 x 14
Weight (in grams): 4100
Shipment mode: Postal shipment.

Songye Ancestor Figurine A beautiful headdress full of feathers ornaments the head of this Songye figurine. The neck is surrounded by a necklace of beads. Cracks and lacks are visible on diverse places on the base of the figurine. There are also visible thin cracks on the belly. There is a loincloth made of strings around the hips.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Ancestor statue
Ethnic group/ culture
Songye
Region/ country
Central Africa
Material
Beads, Cord, Feathers, Wood
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
75×16×14 cm
Weight
4100 g
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