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Old hardwood BATEBA figure- LOBI-Burkina Faso

Lot reference 12702301
Old hardwood BATEBA figure- LOBI-Burkina Faso

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Middle of 20th century - In good condition

Stylistic strong hardwood Lobi Bateba figure The male figure looks straight in front of itself and has the arms tight along the body. The face has a lot of depth and the eyes are striking. The most striking is the belly button, which symbolically represents the place where Gods, people and the dead meet. They legs are straight and show no difference in shape between the top and the bottom. The feet are block-shaped. Strong features, oily patina on the places where the figure is most touched, beautiful patina of old age, overall in good condition, from good provenance.

Height: 39,5 cm (43 cm including the stand).
Weight: 1305 grams
Origin: Burkina Faso
Dated: Mid 20th century

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Feedback score: 99.7%
Reviews given: 656
Member since: October 20, 2013
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    Bonne réception, tout est parfait!

    Oliver84 October 9, 2017

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    Alles prima voor elkaar, verpakking, contact, etc

    leonart58 October 9, 2017

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    A masterpiece at a kind price delivered quickly and without any trouble. A real fine adress!!!! I recommend it warmly.

    Dankaertseeke October 6, 2017

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    Geweldig product, snel, gemakkelijk betaald en alles afgehandeld,

    robertsuilen October 3, 2017

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    Très belle figure de fertilité Songye avec une belle patine d'utilisation crouteuse, quant au Katatora, semble moins ancien que présumé,

    lovviere October 3, 2017

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Austria $ 26.98
Belgium $ 22.29
Canada $ 44.58
Switzerland $ 35.20
Germany $ 26.98
Denmark $ 26.98
Spain $ 26.98
France $ 22.29
United Kingdom $ 22.29
Ireland $ 26.98
Italy $ 26.98
Luxembourg $ 26.98
Netherlands $ 11.73
Norway $ 35.20
Poland $ 32.85
Portugal $ 34.02
Sweden $ 26.98
United States $ 44.58
Rest of Europe $ 37.54
Rest of the World $ 46.93

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