Prestige Fertility Figure - Wood - Mwana Hiti - Zaramo - Tanzania - Pwani Region

Description
Prestige Fertility Figure - Wood - Mwana Hiti - Zaramo - Tanzania - Pwani Region
Early 20th century - Fair

Zaramo Prestige Mwana Hiti Fertility Figure - Pwani Region - Tanzania
This figure belonged to the family of a medicine man or a village chief.
Dimensions:515x203mm
Weight: 1215g
Material: Wood
Estimated age: Early 20th century
Presents several chips, cracks, scratches, insect damage and signs of wear, as seen in the pictures.
I guarantee the authenticity of this sculpture.
Ex Rigobert Naoum
Collection Ioan N. Rosca

Lot details
Object
Prestige Fertility Figure
Indigenous object name
Mwana Hiti
Ethnic group/ culture
Zaramo
Region/ country
Tanzania - Pwani Region
Material
Wood
Period
Early 20th century
Condition
Fair
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
203×515×203 mm
Weight
1215 g
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