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Fronde / Slingshot - Baoule - Potomo Waka - Côte d'Ivoire

Lot reference 27707005
Fronde / Slingshot - Baoule - Potomo Waka - Côte d'Ivoire

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1st half 20th century - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

Object: Fronde / Slingshot
Indigenous object name: Potomo Waka
Region/ country: Côte d'Ivoire
Material: Baoule
Period: 1st half 20th century
Condition: Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 17×7×0 cm

17 x 7.5 cm.
Wood.
Former collection. France.

Catapults are often figurative, the handle often presents one or many head representations, or even a whole body, inspired by their artistic corpus. We can also find these among the Senufo, the Lobi, etc.
These objects are named Potomo Waka.
The wood presents magnificent wear.

Shipment within 24 working hours.
Track and trace included.
With acknowledgement of receipt.

Tags: mask, figurine, sculpture, figure, statuette, wood, art, contemporary, first, primitive, tribal, African, antiquity, artwork, gallery, Picasso, Giacometti, Africa, African art, cubism.

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    Sehr schöne Objekte, wie beschrieben. Statue bei Versand beschädigt durch DHL. Sehr netter , unkomplizierter Kontakt. Schnelle Hilfe und Entgegenkommen. Alles super. Danke. Immer wieder gerne
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    Auch der Kopf wurde wieder an den Rumpf geklebt, nicht nur der Arm.
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    user-6ab0a03 July 9, 2019

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    Paaseiland July 7, 2019

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    Everything perfect and the really beautiful figure.
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    Letraherido June 27, 2019

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    Bonne statuette, surpris par l'odeur liée à la patine suintante(c'est ma première fois...) . Le vendeur a été attentif à mes interrogations concernant la provenance. Très professionnel. Merci
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    Sehr, sehr schöne Objekte, wie beschrieben. Gut verpackt
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    Very reliable seller - good communication

    Object as described - fulfilled my expectations

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    KlausPaul June 20, 2019

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    Très beau masque Dan /Kran, belle patine d'utilisation
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    lovviere June 5, 2019

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    Mooi klein masker.zeer tevreden.goede verkoper
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    Paaseiland May 31, 2019

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    We zijn blij dat je het masker leuk vindt en tot je beschikking hebt.
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    I received a very high quality, fascinating and authentic sculpture.
    Inside the package a certificate of authenticity, not expected, was included and I aprreciated this very much.
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