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Ancestor Statue – Wood – Lega – DR Congo


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Powerful Lega initiation statue from DR Congo . The face is covered in Phembe, white clay, each time the statue was used, resulting in a beautiful patina. Long wooden figure in good condition with traces of wear and tear.

Provenance: former private collection from the Netherlands

Including custom made stand.

Object: IAncestor figure
Ethnic group/ culture: Lega
Region/ country: Congo
Period: Mid 20th century
Dimensions: 40×11×11 cm
Weight: 700 g


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