Around 1900/20 - Very good condition
These kind of "rings with rider" were the personal property of a "Hogon" - DOGON priest or of a distinguished family head and were usually worn as a pendant around the neck.
Both the horse and the copper were related to the divine "Nommo".
The spiral on the shield refers to both the origin of the universe as to the progression of the generations.
Height: approximately 8 cm.
Former Collection Mr. X. Straercke, Brussels, Belgium.
Copper alloy (bronze).
Lost-wax technique (Unique!)
Oxidized, green patina.
Very beautiful specimen
With metal, black lacquered stand.
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|Member since:||December 9, 2015|
just fine and special
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Bijzonder mooi masker! snel en verzorgd ingepakt verstuurd.
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Ontzettend mooi werk, voldeed volledig aan beschrijving en foto's, heel zorgvuldig verpakt en verzonden.
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Très belle statuette Punu avec une belle patine, elle sent encore l'huile sur la coiffe
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Excellent masque Dan/Liberia, avec une très belle patine d'usage et de libations
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|United States||$ 38.51|
|Rest of Europe||$ 58.71|
|Rest of the World||$ 77.26|
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