|Object||Beaded Ancestor Figure|
|Period:||Second half 20th century|
|Sold with stand:||No|
|Condition:||Good condition, used with some signs of wear|
Magnificent Royal ancestor figure of the Bamileke tribe. This beaded figure is covered with beautiful glass beads whose colours stand out against each other. These beads dolls were not worshipped, but honoured and cared for. These figures were shown during ceremonies for prestige. Good condition with slight traces of wear and tear.