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Cariatide stool with 5 complete figures - KUBA - D.R. Congo

Lot reference 10300225
Cariatide stool with 5 complete figures - KUBA - D.R. Congo

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Collected in 1945- wood-shiny black patina-good condition-upper skin needs replacement.

A fine first half XXth century Kuba cariatide stool with 5 complete figures.
H 45 cm Wood with a dark shining patina
Wood -nice old shiny patina. Fine carving of the five figures ( see images ).
Kuba religion was focused on the King and all of the ceremonies and royal symbols show religious importance. Seven creation stories are present within the Kuba culture; most believe in one or two gods possessing the nature spirit.

PROVENANCE : Colonial family acquired this at the end of the 1950's. From a retired Belgian collector who had more than 70 Art objects mentioned in the Guy van Rijn Yale database of African art.

This is a unique occasion for you to get a genuine object in your house at very low starting prices.

The name of the collector will be given to all buyers in the accompanying documentation included in every package.

Be David Norden Buy African Antiques.  pro

Feedback score: 98.9%
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    Belle représentation Baule, peu courante avec belle patine/Agréable.
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    lovviere April 18, 2018

  • Objet sympathique, ancien et … dégageant une odeur à vous faire tousser. Merci pour l'envoi rapide et le très bon contact.

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    tatiefraise007 April 9, 2018

  • Excellent seller, transaction went perfect as always. Highly recommended!

    alexander2404 March 4, 2018

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