Ancestor figure - Wood - Hemba - DR Congo

Description
Ancestor figure - Wood - Hemba - DR Congo
Mid 20th century - Good

Beautiful serene Hemba figure from DR Congo. Usually representing spirits or ancestors , these figures, male or female, exhibit a timeless, serene quality important to the Hemba people.
Good condition with a good aged patina.

Provenance: former private Belgian collection.

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
Ancestor figure
Ethnic group/ culture
Hemba
Region/ country
DR Congo
Material
Wood
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
26×8×7 cm
Weight
390 g
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