2nd half of the 20th century - In excellent condition.
Beautifully carved Baule figure representing a seated medicine man consulting his mice Oracle.
Height: 41 cm.
Width: 30 cm.
Depth: 15 cm.
Weight: 2.26 kg.
Materials: wood, beads and a bronze amulet.
Ex Austrian collection.
Currently in a Dutch collection .
Carved in one piece.
The medicine man is sitting on a traditional stool, he has his hands on the mice Oracle. The lid of the Oracle is off, so the mouse has moved the sticks around and has withdrawn to the lower compartment allowing the man to start with his predictions.
The man has scarification on his temples, his back and on both of his sides.
Red and white beads as well as a special amulet in bronze are hanging around his neck
Some signs of wear and tear due to frequent usage.
Will be shipped as a postal package.
Very special item.
|Member since:||April 4, 2014|
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|United States||$ 52.34|
|Rest of Europe||$ 29.08|
|Rest of the World||$ 52.34|
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