Ancestor figures (2) - Acaciawood - Ewe/Adan - Togo

Description
Ancestor figures (2) - Acaciawood - Ewe/Adan - Togo
2nd half 20th century - Good

Two ancestoral wooden figures used on family altars to communicate with the ancestors. Nice well-used figures. Typical pointed faces with carved out eyes.
Decorated with ocre and indigo to facilitate the communication with the ancestors.
lenght; 18 and 26 cm. heigh.

Lot details
Total nr of items
2
Object
Ancestor figures
Ethnic group/ culture
Ewe/Adan
Region/ country
Togo
Material
Acaciawood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
26×4×7 cm
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