Fertility statue - Wood - Baoulé - Côte d'Ivoire

Description
Fertility statue - Wood - Baoulé - Côte d'Ivoire
2nd half 20th century - Good

African statue / wooden fertility fetish of the Baoulé ethnic group from Ivory Coast.

Very beautiful maternity statue representing a woman holding the hands around her stomach, a symbol of fertility.

Statue with a tranquil facial expression has ritual scarifications on the arms, chest, neck, back and face.

Dimentions: height 66 x 12 x 12 cm
Weight 2,5 kg

Condition: good, some peeling of the paint and minor cracks as seen on photos

Lot details
Object
Fertility statue
Ethnic group/ culture
Baoulé
Region/ country
Côte d'Ivoire
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
66×12×12 cm
Weight
2450 g
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