Large Statue ASIA USU hermaphrodite - Wood - Baoulé - Côte d'Ivoire

Description
Large Statue ASIA USU hermaphrodite - Wood - Baoulé - Côte d'Ivoire
2nd half 20th century - Good

Only Hermaphrodite Figurines can precisely be attributed to the Spirits of the bush, named Asie Usu by the Baule.

The latter are quite rare among the Baule statuary.

This figurine belonged to a soothsayer who used it for divination.

Purchased in a gallery of African art.

Shipment via express parcel (Colissimo) with track & trace.

Lot details
Object
Large Statue ASIA USU hermaphrodite
Ethnic group/ culture
Baoulé
Region/ country
Côte d'Ivoire
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
52×12×12 cm
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