Figure - Wood - Pare - Kwere - Tanzania

Description
Figure - Wood - Pare - Kwere - Tanzania
Fair

A Pare from the Kwere tribe, Tanzania female figure with beads in the eyes and a necklace around the waist.

H= 23 cm, 24 cm on the metal stand. Some insect damages on top of the head and on the back, on feet cut to de-sacralyse.

Living around the Kilimanjaro Region, Tanzania ( see map)

Representing a pregnant women, it has been used in a fertility ritual.







Lot details
Object
Figure
Indigenous object name
Pare
Ethnic group/ culture
Kwere
Region/ country
Tanzania
Material
Wood
Condition
Fair
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
23×5×5 cm
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