Statue - Wood - Ashanti - Côte d'Ivoire

Description
Statue - Wood - Ashanti - Côte d'Ivoire
2nd half 20th century - Fair

Maternity statue "Esi Mansa". Kept on an altar, it reinforces the importance of family and ancestors.
The patina is shiny. The fine sculpture reveals fine lines on the face and the hairstyle. The neck is ringed and the limbs are strong.

Lot details
Object
Statue
Ethnic group/ culture
Ashanti
Region/ country
Côte d'Ivoire
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Fair
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
47×16×0 cm
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