Old Colon Figure - Wood - Baoulé - Ivory Coast

Description
Old Colon Figure - Wood - Baoulé - Ivory Coast
Mid 20th century - Good

Baule female "colon", representing a standing woman, almost necked.
The statue has an extremely serene and calm expression. The face has a lot of charm.
Covered with paint, the item shows traces of age, including slight erosion on the coiffure.
The style indicates that it come from the area of Sakassou, epicenter of the Baule culture.
Old and antique item, used as spirit partner, or "blolo bla".

Low reserve price

Lot details
Object
Old Colon Figure
Ethnic group/ culture
Baoulé
Region/ country
Ivory Coast
Material
Wood
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
30.5×6.5×6.5 cm
Weight
0.18 kg
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