Sculpture - Wood - Mossi - Burkina Faso

Description
Sculpture - Wood - Mossi - Burkina Faso
1st half 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

This female figure was the possession of the man and was watered in the home of his oldest woman.
It was publicly displayed during the annual ceremonies and/or at his funeral.

Ex. German private collection, Aachen.

Hard wood type.
Dark brown oily patina.
Traces of wear and tear and dust deposits.
Two red glass beads as eyes.
Pierced ears and opening vagina.
Restorations on left arm and right leg.

Sent with track & trace.

Lot details
Object
Sculpture
Ethnic group/ culture
Mossi
Region/ country
Burkina Faso
Material
Wood
Period
1st half 20th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
37×10×9 cm
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