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Ancestor figure – Wood – Chokwe – Congo


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Beautiful standing ancestor figure from the Chokwe tribe of DR Congo. The wooden figure has a stylistic coiffure and typical face tattoos.
Good condition with a wonderful patina of age. Powerful figure with typical chokwe appearance.

Provenance: Manfred Schäfer collection, ex- gallery owner from Ulm, Germany.

Object Ancestor Figure
Ethnic group: Chokwe
Country: DR Congo
Material: Wood
Estimated period: Mid 20th century
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 48x13x11 cm
Weight: 1400 gram
Condition: Good condition, used with some signs of wear


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