Early 20th century Good condition
A throgh zither long and arched, with a standing female figure on the handle. It is called "Inago" is a typical musical instruments of several tribes in eastern Tanzania. this "Inaga" , carved from hard brown wood, can be attributde to the tribe of the Zaramo. The female figure in the upper section, it's a so called "Mwana hiti figure", as a simplified "doll", that plays an important role in the initiation rituals of girls among the Zaramo. This "Mwana hiti figure" presents the characteristic double crested coiffure of the Zaramo a bit chipped on the left side of the head. Private collection L.66
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Not really as expected... but ok, no complaints.
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pezzo molto bello,
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Great seller. I would recommend.
Positive all the way. Thank you.
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