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Beautiful African sculpture of wooden canoe with 8 warriors

Lot reference 12868415

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$ 355 Bidder 7234
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$ 290 Bidder 7234
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$ 266 Bidder 0773
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$ 243 Bidder 7234
14-08-2017 10:44:02
$ 231 Bidder 0773
12-08-2017 18:12:26

R.D. Congo - 1950s - in very good condition

This authentic African sculpture measures 115 cm in length and accommodates 8 warriors with their removable oars.
The first rower acts as a guide and the last rower acts as a chaperone.
The canoe itself is beautifully sculpted and decorated. The teeth inside the animal head are ivory.
Sculpture has a beautiful tropical wood patina.
Presumed origin from the the Lega tribe (Iginga)

The measurements are as follows: length of the canoe is ca. 115 cm. The height of the total sculpture (without the 2 pedestals) is approx. 40 cm.
The pedestals are 12 cm in height.
Width of the canoe is approx. 15 cm. The width of the total sculpture including oars is approx. 45 cm.
The photos are an integral part of the description.

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Feedback score: 100%
Reviews given: 245
Member since: April 30, 2015
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    prachtig beeld, precies zoals op de foto, puntje gaaf!

    nivritti August 24, 2017

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    prachtige items, zeer tevreden

    RUDI4977 August 22, 2017

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    Kwaliteit in overeenstemming met omschrijving. Snelle adequate levering. Prima gedaan door aanbieder en Catawiki!

    imponderabilia August 22, 2017

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    thank you so much. very fast delivery! very well packed.beautiful items .miagold

    miagold August 9, 2017

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    Beautiful albumen prints, just as described, arrived in perfect condition. Timely shipping. Very good, reliable seller. Thank you !

    silvergelatine June 17, 2017

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Austria $ 35.58
Belgium $ 23.72
Canada $ 59.30
Switzerland $ 35.58
Germany $ 35.58
Denmark $ 35.58
Spain $ 35.58
France $ 35.58
United Kingdom $ 35.58
Ireland $ 35.58
Italy $ 35.58
Luxembourg $ 35.58
Netherlands $ 23.72
Norway $ 35.58
Poland $ 35.58
Portugal $ 35.58
Sweden $ 35.58
United States $ 59.30
Rest of Europe $ 35.58
Rest of the World $ 59.30

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