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21. Large MAMBILA Figure - Northern Cameroon

Large MAMBILA Figure - Northern Cameroon

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$ 224 Bidder 1031
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$ 196 Bidder 1031
18-01-2015 18:03:29
$ 179 Bidder 1909
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$ 168 Bidder 1909
14-01-2015 13:05:20
$ 157 Bidder 1909
14-01-2015 13:05:04
$ 146 Bidder 1909
14-01-2015 13:04:44
$ 134 Bidder 4100
11-01-2015 01:26:54

Mid 20th century - Good condition

This statue comes from the Mambila people from Nigeria and Cameroon, who live on the Mambilla plateau. They regard themselves as a group with a common identity. Mambila figurines such as this one were kept in granaries. B/w photograph from 1936 (A History of Art in Africa).

59 cm in height

With wooden plugs on the head.

Provenance: Collection of Gaëtan Schoonbroodt in Verviers, Belgium.

Sold with written description of the tribe and private review by David Norden.

May be viewed or picked up in David Norden's Buy African Antiques Shop in Antwerp, by appointment.

Free shipping. Sent by registered and insured mail up to €500 with Track & Trace (higher insurance value on request).

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Feedback score: 98.5%
Reviews given: 67
Member since: July 1, 2014
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    Vendeur de haut niveau, service parfait

    PRIMDAN April 8, 2017

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    great headrest, very quick shipping, always again thanks !!!

    Wodimi March 14, 2017

  • Fantastic pieces, great communication and fast delivery. Great guy, Thank you

    ExquisiteAfricanArt March 6, 2017

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    L'achat n'a pu être finalisé mais le vendeur m'a appelé et j'ai accepté ses explications franches et le remboursement.

    pierreguerin2 February 19, 2017

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    Transaction parfaite

    PRIMDAN February 10, 2017

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