2nd half 20th century - c. 1950 - in good condition
These 4 riders have been made according to the lost wax method. This makes them unique in their kind. Horses and riders are highly considered in Chad, they symbolize, wealth and power. The horse is a symbol, both in the physical world as the spiritual, for his physical and moral force. 2nd half of 20th century 1st horse with two prisoners 5.5 cm x 6 cm, 63 grams - 2nd horse 1 rider with a shield and a prisoner. 5 cm x 6 cm, 80 grams - 3rd horse with shield and prisoner 7 cm x 6.5 cm, 89 grams - 4th rider 1 rider armed with spear 7 cm x 6 cm, 93 grams. They all have a beautiful patina. Have a good look at the pictures. Bibliography: SAO/KOTOKO "Putchu Guinadji" serving riders, Pierluigi Peroni: The Horsrider in African Art, George Chemeche. Insured shipping by Mondial Relay and Bpost, PTnl or GLS with track and trace. The shipping costs are an estimate. The surcharge will be refunded to the buyer.
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