Ancestor figure - Wood - Baoulé - Côte d'Ivoire

Description
Ancestor figure - Wood - Baoulé - Côte d'Ivoire
Mid 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Masculine ancestor figurine from the Baule tribe of the Democratic Republic of Ivory Coast.
This stylish figurine has a powerful expression. Nice patina of old age.
With traces of tribal use. Part of the headdress seems to have been restored in the past.

Provenance: former private collection from Belgium.

The lot can be viewed and picked up at the Asian African Art Gallery in Vessem.
In case of shipment, this lot will be carefully packed and sent by registered and insured mail.

Lot details
Object
Ancestor figure
Ethnic group/ culture
Baoulé
Region/ country
Côte d'Ivoire
Material
Wood
Period
Mid 20th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
54×15×15 cm
Weight
1700 g
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