Forge bellows - Wood - Ancienne collection Robert Lemriey (France, Paris) - Luba - Congo

Description
Forge bellows - Wood - Ancienne collection Robert Lemriey (France, Paris) - Luba - Congo
1st half 20th century - Good

Forge bellows made of a single piece of wood. The two large cavities were originally covered with animal skins bound to sticks to activate the bellows. A face, probably sculpted later, adorns the handle.

Lot details
Object
Forge bellows
Indigenous object name
Ancienne collection Robert Lemriey (France, Paris)
Ethnic group/ culture
Luba
Region/ country
Congo
Material
Wood
Period
1st half 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
81×31×31 cm
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