A pair of bronze ancestor statues, made from the "lost wax" method. The Dogon tribe has great respect for the ancestors and honor them with bronze statues. The statues were placed in the hut of the chief.
The statues are in good condition and have beautiful patina and details.
Weight: 425 & 454 gram
Dimensions: 32 x 5 x 3 cm & 31 x 6 x 3 cm
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- Couple ancestor statues
- Ethnic group/ culture
- Region/ country
- 2nd half 20th century
- Sold with stand
- 32×5×3 cm
- 879 g