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
- Fertility statue
- Ethnic group/ culture
- Region/ country
- Côte d'Ivoire
- 2nd half 20th century
- Sold with stand
- 66×12×12 cm
- 2450 g