You haven't verified your email address yet

Great Fertility Image - Bronze - Babanki Tungo - Cameroon

Lot reference 27863329
Great Fertility Image - Bronze - Babanki Tungo - Cameroon

The auction you are viewing has now ended

Show current auctions

Valid bid!

In order to place your bid, you'll only need to sign in or create a free account.

Already registered?

Waiting for extension Lot closed Open for bids in Lot closes in: Offer expires in:

mid 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Object: Great Fertility Image
Ethnic group/ culture: Babanki Tungo
Region/ country: Cameroon
Material: Bronze
Period: mid 20th century
Condition: Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 45×19×18 cm
Weight: 6.3 kg

Splendid figurine made of bronze from a lady of the Babanki peoples from Cameroon. Beautiful elaborate details, and a nice patina. This fertility figurine shows a woman who stands firmly with both feet on Mother Earth, a symbol of fertility. She has a beautiful serene look and is nicely decorated all over the body.

Condition: good with traces of old age.

Provenance: Bought from the Witte Paters (Fr. Niekerk from Den Bosch) in Tilburg at the White Horse (Netherlands) in 1973.

Age of the object unknown but certainly from mid 20th century or earlier.

Will be packaged with care and shipped worldwide with track&trace.
Feel free to ask questions by using the option “Contact the seller”.

Ectiques; we buy, collect and sell items. We have been avid collectors of a wide range of decorative items for years. Our style is eclectic; we like to mix different styles to create a unique look when it comes to home decoration. This is also the reason why we offer a wide assortment of beautiful items, ranging from classical, tribal, Asian and modern art.

Nl Ectiques  pro top

Catawiki member since July 25, 2015, received 144 reviews in total (128 in last 12 months)

Feedback score: 100% (128 reviews)
(last 12 months)
  • Ik heb het pakket in goede orde ontvangen. Verpakking: prima. Ik ben bijzonder blij met dit schilderij. Wel zijn de kleuren minder groen (geler) dan ik had gedacht. De titel klopt dus (herfst).

    user-e589e62 August 23, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Uitstekend!
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    Drruby August 14, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    ottimo
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-ff2e875 August 8, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    heel erg blij met mijn aankoop, netjes verpakt en precies zo als op de foto's en in de beschrijving stond, ik ben super tevreden.
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-2a71dd9 August 6, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Snelle verzending en goede verpakking!
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    TOW August 1, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    ben er erg blij mee, krijgt een goede plek.
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    noorma July 31, 2019

  • Item received as described by seller.Pleased with purchase & quick delivery. Thank you.Very beautiful piece & in excellent condition.

    Gaunty66 July 24, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Parfait
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    givanoff July 11, 2019

  • Mooie kwaliteit vingerhoed.
    Snel bezorgd.

    user-05dbc0b July 9, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Wie beschrieben und Auf den Fotos sichtbar
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-6ab0a03 July 8, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Parfait
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    givanoff July 5, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Prima danke!!
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    netnose July 3, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Fijn werk, perfect beschreven en heel goed ingepakt voor het transport.
    Verdient een 10/10.
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    moniquemoerenhout July 2, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    alles prima
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    JanLeemans July 2, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Snel opgestuurd, alles OK alleen bij post.nl was 't een zooitje met vertragingen. Maar daar kan de verkoper helemaal niets aan doen.
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    Tariqje July 1, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Supersnel en heel goed verpakt, dankjewel!
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    richardhoetelmans June 29, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Oggetto bello e corrispondente alla descrizione. Venditore corretto e disponibile.
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-7b2899d June 28, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Bellissimi piattini da collezione arrivati in perfette condizioni ben imballati tutto perfetto grazie !
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-72c3f31 June 28, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Prachtig schilderij, snel verstuurd, perfect ingepakt, top!
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-ad8654b June 26, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    La poulie est conforme au descriptif, belle objet et contente de la rapidité de l'expédition
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-5855362 June 26, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Hola llego muy rápido el embalaje perfecto to esta perfecto me encanta muchas gracias
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-69b9da6 June 25, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    lot conforme a la description Emballage bon Satisfait Merci
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    user-94a1452 June 22, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Zeer verzorgd verpakt Merci..
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    Rodbrecht June 19, 2019

  • Buen embalaje y los platos en perfectas condiciones.

    olaf-1970 June 17, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Goed verpakt en snel verzonden
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    JoWagenaar June 13, 2019

View all reviews

Delivery

The seller will ship the item(s) within 3 working days after receiving confirmation of payment.

Shipping costs are for mainland destinations only.
More information

Customs information

Any other costs or charges such as customs or import duties, customs clearance and handling may also apply during the shipment of your lot and will be charged to you by the involved party at a later stage if applicable.

Shipping costs

United States $72.76
Austria $35.26
Belgium $35.26
Denmark $35.26
France $35.26
Germany $35.26
Italy $35.26
Luxembourg $35.26
Netherlands $10.63
Spain $35.26
Sweden $35.26
United Kingdom $35.26
Rest of Europe $41.97
Anywhere else $72.76

Save shipping costs

You can pick up this lot from the seller: Zoetermeer (), Netherlands.

If you win more than one lot sold by the same seller in the same auction, your shipment will be combined. In this case, only the shipping costs of whichever lot has the highest shipping costs will be applied.

All of our auctions are subject to notarial supervision 

Payment options

Visa Mastercard Sepa_credit_transfer

Share this lot with your friends

We’re sorry, we're unable to accept your bid

Due to an outstanding payment, you currently cannot place any bids on Catawiki.

Once your payment has been processed, you will immediately be able to place your bids again as normal. Please note: If you decide to pay via bank transfer, your payment may take up to 2 working days to be processed. We therefore recommend using one of the direct payment methods available on our payment page.

Pay now

X
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in